Madison County, IL: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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Madison County, Illinois Electricity Overview

As the 847th largest generator of solar power in the United States, Madison County produces a total of 3,885 megawatt hours from solar.

Madison County has seen a 17.99% decline in the use of non-renewable fuel sources for electricity generation in the previous 12 months, a step in the right direction.

Madison County ranks 8th out of 102 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population consuming 2,755,978.03 megawatt hours.

Madison County emitted 716,295,589.41 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks it as the 466th highest polluting county in the country.

Madison County is the 648th highest county in the United States for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 2.13 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable fuel types.

Madison County consumes 386.71% more electricity than it produces each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,755,978 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    566,245 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,885 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    562,360 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.15 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    716,295,589 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,714.64 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Granite City

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Residential Bundled Electricity Prices

Granite City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

15.23¢ per kWh

  • 14.8% higher than last month
  • 16.45% lower than February last year
  • 1.17% higher than the Illinois average
  • 7.32% lower than the US average
  • 1,089th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 677 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 265 since February last year
  • 17,708th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,242 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 7,899 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.72¢ per kWh

  • 1.47% lower than last month
  • 2.4% higher than February last year
  • 7.76% higher than the Illinois average
  • 1.13% higher than the US average
  • 1,353rd in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 612 since February last year
  • 23,370th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 333 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 173 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$116.51 per month

  • 23.43% lower than last month
  • 12.58% lower than February last year
  • 6.58% higher than the Illinois average
  • 11.69% lower than the US average
  • 744th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 81 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 75 since February last year
  • 9,951st in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,120 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 9,879 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$136.36 per month

  • 1.01% lower than last month
  • 8.15% lower than February last year
  • 10.95% higher than the Illinois average
  • 0.48% higher than the US average
  • 832nd in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since February last year
  • 15,767th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 550 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,551 since February last year

Granite City, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 16.72 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Granite City, which is 7.13% above the average Illinois price of 15.60 cents and 4.36% more than the US average of 16.02. Constellation Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Granite City citizens consume 54.75% of the electricity generated in the city limits and the excess 45.25% is exported or potentially stored.

Granite City emits 4,143.97 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 14th worst polluting city out of 1466 cities in Illinois based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 113,279,498.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has the 33rd highest number of power producing plants of any city in the state, with one total power plant. In Granite City, Purchased Steam makes up 49.22% of the fuel utilized for electricity generation. Adding Purchased Steam totals to Natural Gas (40.21%) and Blast Furnace Gas (10.58%), the three fuel types make up 100.00% of the generation in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Granite City

Granite City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.203/kWh$0.079/kWh$220.04/mo.$65.81/mo.
1353rd16.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Granite City
832nd$136.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Granite City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Granite City, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2764.0527,786.723,688,315.67
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2770.08353,260.1132,756,643.29
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.59137.015,760,547.68955,881,319
American Power & GasENERGY11.6580.67,606.98886,032.15
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Granite City, Illinois include: 62040, 62201, 62060, 62048

Alton, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.21 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Alton, which is 2.54% below the average Illinois price of 15.60 cents and 5.06% less than the US average of 16.02 cents. Selling an estimated 6,301.73 megawatt hours, Constellation Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $138.3, while the Alton average is 1.61% higher at $140.52 per month.

Alton citizens average 2,308.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 94th highest in Illinois out of 1466 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 59,796,778.68 kilograms, which is the 88th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Alton have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Alton

Alton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.180/kWh$0.097/kWh$217.87/mo.$86.65/mo.
686th15.21¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Alton
949th$140.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Alton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Alton, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2764.0527,786.723,688,315.67
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2770.08353,260.1132,756,643.29
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.59137.015,760,547.68955,881,319
American Power & GasENERGY11.6580.67,606.98886,032.15
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Alton, Illinois include: 62002, 62035, 62010, 62024, 62018

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Edwardsville, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.99 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Edwardsville, which is 3.94% below the average Illinois price of 15.60 cents and 6.42% less than the US average of 16.02 cents. Selling an estimated 7,594.56 megawatt hours, Constellation Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $138.3, while the Edwardsville average is 2.04% higher at $141.12 per month.

Edwardsville citizens average 2,308.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 94th highest in Illinois out of 1466 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 58,259,265.96 kilograms, which is the 93rd worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Edwardsville have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Edwardsville

Edwardsville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.177/kWh$0.098/kWh$218.79/mo.$89.66/mo.
650th14.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Edwardsville
953rd$141.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Edwardsville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Edwardsville, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2764.0527,786.723,688,315.67
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2770.08353,260.1132,756,643.29
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.59137.015,760,547.68955,881,319
American Power & GasENERGY11.6580.67,606.98886,032.15
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Edwardsville, Illinois include: 62040, 62025, 62034, 62087, 62048

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Electricity Production in Madison County, Illinois

Power Plants in Madison County, Illinois

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Granite City WorksUnited States Steel Granite City Works (100.00%)
Granite City IL Purchased Steam 521,531206,919,237.48396.75
Venice IL Natural Gas 21,36114,247,777.32667
Milam Gas RecoveryWM Illinois Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Madison IL Natural Gas 19,30411,014,035.62570.56
Edwardsville Solar IIEdwardsville Solar II, LLC (100.00%)
Madison County IL Solar 3,885
Highland IL Distillate Fuel Oil 164120,458.96734.51

Madison County, Illinois Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Madison County emits 2,714.64 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 12th highest polluting county out of 102 counties in Illinois based on emissions per capita. This equals a total pollution amount of 716,295,589.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Purchased Steam makes up 45.33% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in Madison County. Natural Gas (44.21%) is also used in the generation of electricity, as well as Blast Furnace Gas (9.74%). Madison County has 5 power plants, which is 17th most in Illinois.

PURCHASED STEAM
Purchased Steam
Purchased Steam
Purchased Steam
Purchased Steam
Purchased Steam
45.33%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
44.21%
BLAST FURNACE GAS
Blast Furnace Gas
9.74%
SOLAR
Solar
0.69%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.03%

Madison County, Illinois Net Metering

Madison County has 4 out of 42 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Illinois has decent regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Madison County averages out to about 5.24% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 2.82%, resulting in a rank of 2037th best in the US and a state rank of 34th best out of 3230 and 102 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Madison County:

  • Alhambra, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Alton, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 58.03%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 41.97%
  • Bethalto, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Collinsville, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • East Alton, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Edwardsville, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 51.97%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 48.03%
  • Glen Carbon, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 21.34%
    • Ameren Illinois: 78.66%
  • Godfrey, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 11.40%
    • MJM Electric Cooperative: 13.04%
    • Ameren Illinois: 75.57%
  • Granite City, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Grantfork, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Ameren Illinois: 33.33%
    • Clinton County Electric: 33.33%
  • Hamel, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Hartford, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Highland, Illinois:
    • Highland Electric: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Clinton County Electric: 25.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
  • Livingston, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Madison, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 96.07%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 3.93%
  • Marine, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Maryville, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 19.06%
    • Ameren Illinois: 80.94%
  • Pontoon Beach, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 1.26%
    • Ameren Illinois: 98.74%
  • Roxana, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • South Roxana, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • St. Jacob, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 43.93%
    • Clinton County Electric: 12.14%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 43.93%
  • Troy, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Venice, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Williamson, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 47.50%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 47.50%
    • MJM Electric Cooperative: 5.00%
  • Wood River, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Worden, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 50.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many power plants are within Madison County, Illinois?

There are 5 active power plants located in Madison County, Illinois

What electricity companies offer service in Madison County, Illinois?

What electricity company is the largest provider in Madison County, Illinois?

By total revenue, Ameren Illinois is the largest electricity company in Madison County, Illinois.

How many electric companies offer service in Madison County, Illinois?

Madison County, Illinois is home to 42 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-05-23