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McHenry County, Illinois Electricity Rates & Statistics

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McHenry County, Illinois Electricity Overview

As the 522nd largest generator of solar power in the United States, McHenry County produces a total of 24,428 megawatt hours from solar.

McHenry County has seen a 7.61% decline in the use of non-renewable fuel sources for electricity generation in the previous 12 months, a step in the right direction.

McHenry County ranks 6th out of 102 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population consuming 3,256,085.54 megawatt hours.

McHenry County emitted 728,055,140.81 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks it as the 458th highest polluting county in the country.

McHenry County is the 1022nd highest county in the United States for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 0.03 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable fuel types.

McHenry County consumes 9923.26% more electricity than it produces each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,256,086 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    32,485 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    24,428 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    8,057 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.1 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    728,055,141 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,335.4 kg

Recent Energy News in Chemung CDP

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Chemung CDP Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Electricity Rate for January, 2024

14.22¢ per kWh

  • 4.85% higher than last month
  • 9.25% lower than January last year
  • 4.95% higher than the Illinois average
  • 8.95% lower than the US average
  • 1,414th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 911 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 911 since January last year
  • 13,690th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,450 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,463 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Rate

14.94¢ per kWh

  • 0.8% lower than last month
  • 9.62% lower than January last year
  • 7.26% lower than the Illinois average
  • 11.97% lower than the US average
  • 499th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 916 since January last year
  • 12,741st in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 621 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 7,015 since January last year

Average Residential Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$91.51 per month

  • 21.34% higher than last month
  • 1.94% lower than January last year
  • 29.75% lower than the Illinois average
  • 39.38% lower than the US average
  • 498th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since January last year
  • 2,461st in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,343 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 450 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bill

$84.24 per month

  • 0.18% lower than last month
  • 16.24% lower than January last year
  • 28.68% lower than the Illinois average
  • 36.51% lower than the US average
  • 499th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since January last year
  • 1,112th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 74 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,410 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

11.22¢ per kWh

  • 12.65% higher than last month
  • 23.65% lower than January last year
  • 13.33% lower than the Illinois average
  • 15.9% lower than the US average
  • 496th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since January last year
  • 10,375th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,138 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 8,877 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Rate

11.32¢ per kWh

  • 2.49% lower than last month
  • 20.25% lower than January last year
  • 19.97% lower than the Illinois average
  • 20.06% lower than the US average
  • 503rd in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 9,657th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,248 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 10,062 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$366.07 per month

  • 26.24% higher than last month
  • 20.26% lower than January last year
  • 16.6% lower than the Illinois average
  • 77.54% lower than the US average
  • 467th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 36 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 947 since January last year
  • 4,781st in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,086 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,418 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Bill

$320.76 per month

  • 2.36% lower than last month
  • 24.09% lower than January last year
  • 15.01% lower than the Illinois average
  • 80.4% lower than the US average
  • 499th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since January last year
  • 3,704th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 11 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,742 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

7.43¢ per kWh

  • 81.37% higher than last month
  • 42.81% lower than January last year
  • 34.98% higher than the Illinois average
  • 24.4% lower than the US average
  • 1,381st in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 882 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 33 since January last year
  • 9,615th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 8,768 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 13,230 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Rate

5.96¢ per kWh

  • 7.21% lower than last month
  • 45.7% lower than January last year
  • 12.81% lower than the Illinois average
  • 41.7% lower than the US average
  • 500th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 909 since January last year
  • 2,362nd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 773 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 18,630 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$68,526.35 per month

  • 85.63% higher than last month
  • 20.33% lower than January last year
  • 116.8% higher than the Illinois average
  • 103.27% higher than the US average
  • 1,382nd in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 33 since January last year
  • 23,375th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,515 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 581 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Bill

$45,625.34 per month

  • 3.09% lower than last month
  • 24.11% lower than January last year
  • 84.95% higher than the Illinois average
  • 33.36% higher than the US average
  • 1,379th in the state out of 1,416 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since January last year
  • 21,442nd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 14 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,095 since January last year

Crystal Lake, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 19.17 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Crystal Lake, which is 22.02% above the average Illinois price of 15.71 cents and 19.76% more than the US average of 16.01. Commonwealth Edison is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Crystal Lake citizens average 2,332.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 52nd highest in Illinois out of 1466 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 93,489,232.72 kilograms, which is the 44th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Crystal Lake 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 Crystal Lake

Crystal Lake residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.109/kWh$149.40/mo.$54.62/mo.
138th14.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Crystal Lake
35th$84.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Crystal Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Crystal Lake, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2868.6730,5414,057,000
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2875.14388,27636,031,000
American Power & GasENERGY11.6686.48,361974,600
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Crystal Lake, Illinois include: 60014, 60098, 60156, 60012

Algonquin, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 19.17 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Algonquin, which is 22.02% above the average Illinois price of 15.71 cents and 19.76% more than the US average of 16.01. Commonwealth Edison has an estimated 3,487 total residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city. With annual production of 2,244 megawatt hours, the city is the 81st highest producer of electricity in Illinois.

Algonquin citizens average 2,315.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 1408th highest in Illinois out of 1466 in this category. With total emissions of 69,166,808.27 kilograms, the city ranks 71st highest in Illinois for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The city has one power producing plant. Algonquin's power plants mainly use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Algonquin

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.109/kWh$149.40/mo.$54.62/mo.
138th14.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Algonquin
35th$84.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Algonquin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Algonquin, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2868.6730,5414,057,000
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2875.14388,27636,031,000
American Power & GasENERGY11.6686.48,361974,600
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Algonquin, Illinois include: 60102, 60142, 60156, 60013, 60118

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Lake in the Hills, IL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 19.17 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Lake in the Hills, which is 22.02% above the average Illinois price of 15.71 cents and 19.76% more than the US average of 16.01. Commonwealth Edison is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Lake in the Hills citizens average 2,332.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 620th highest in Illinois out of 1466 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 67,697,008.39 kilograms, which is the 73rd worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Lake in the Hills 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 Lake in the Hills

Lake in the Hills residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.109/kWh$149.40/mo.$54.62/mo.
138th14.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake in the Hills
35th$84.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake in the Hills Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake in the Hills, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2868.6730,5414,057,000
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2875.14388,27636,031,000
American Power & GasENERGY11.6686.48,361974,600
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Lake in the Hills, Illinois include: 60014, 60102, 60142, 60156, 60013

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Electricity Production in McHenry County, Illinois

Power Plants in McHenry County, Illinois

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Charter Dura-BarWells Manufacturing Co (100.00%)
Woodstock IL Natural Gas 8,707.38,175,537.86938.93
Lafayette 2 - McHenry Franks 1McHenry Franks IL S1, LLC (100.00%)
Marengo IL Solar 4,022
Charter Durabar at WoodstockConstellation Solar (100.00%)
Woodstock IL Solar 4,014
Lafayette 2 - McHenry Franks 2McHenry Franks IL S2, LLC (100.00%)
McHenry County IL Solar 3,976
Alden Road Harvard Solar 1Alden Road Harvard Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Harvard IL Solar 3,764
Marengo IL Solar 3,465
Harmony Road SolarForefront Solar (100.00%)
Huntley IL Solar 2,943
Square Barn SolarForefront Solar (100.00%)
Algonquin IL Solar 2,244
McHenry Battery StorageMcHenry Battery Storage (100.00%)
McHenry IL Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source -33
Marengo Battery Storage LLCMarengo Battery Storage LLC (100.00%)
Marengo IL Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source -617

McHenry County, Illinois Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

McHenry County citizens average 2,335.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption, which is sufficient to rank them 25th highest in Illinois out of 102 in this category. At 2,335.4 kilograms per person and 311,747 people in the county, the county emits 728,055,140.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. This is the 10th worst rank in Illinois for total emissions. The county is home to 10 electricity plants, which is 9th most in Illinois.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
75.20%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
26.80%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-2.00%

McHenry County, Illinois Net Metering

Of the 48 electricity companies in McHenry County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state of Illinois has decent state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in McHenry County averages out to about 5.44% 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 2188th best in the US and a state rank of 48th best out of 3230 and 102 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in McHenry County:

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

FAQ

How many power plants are within McHenry County, Illinois?

There are 10 active power plants located in McHenry County, Illinois

What electricity companies offer service in McHenry County, Illinois?

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

By total revenue, Commonwealth Edison is the largest electricity company in McHenry County, Illinois.

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

McHenry County, Illinois is home to 48 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-03-12