DeKalb County, Indiana Electric Profile

The largest electricity supplier in DeKalb County by megawatt hours sold is Indiana Michigan Power.

The US average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of DeKalb County benefit from an average rate that is 4.29% below that at 12.87 cents per kilowatt hour.

Releasing 462,242,793.87 kilograms of CO2 gases, DeKalb County has the 670th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption out of 3220 counties in the country.

The average monthly residential electricity bill in DeKalb County is 14.68% lower than the Indiana average and 12.34% lower than the US average.

The county is ranked as the 59th highest generator of electricity of all 92 counties in the state for electricity generation, producing 1,413 megawatt hours.

DeKalb County generates 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuels, or 0.03 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    637,181 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,413 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,413 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.03 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    462,242,794 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    10,632.38 kg

Auburn, IN Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Auburn is approximately 11.89 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Indiana and United States average prices of 13.08 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average residential power bill for a resident in the city is $98.22 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Patrons in Auburn enjoy a 20.50% discount compared to other citizens in the US. Auburn Electric is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

The consumption of electricity in Auburn accounts for 139,124,895.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 66th highest in Indiana out of 679 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 78th worst in Indiana in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 10,656.01 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the 191,352.29 megawatt hours used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Auburn

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.106/kWh$161.90/mo.$72.98/mo.
67th11.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Auburn
2nd$98.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Auburn Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Auburn, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Auburn ElectricBUNDLED9.5279.366,1616,299,200
Garrett UtilitiesBUNDLED11.0486.8528,707.733,170,440.34
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED14.69125.274,229,490621,120,099

Garrett, IN Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Garrett home purchase electricity for, on average, 12.13 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.25% less than the average state rate of 13.08 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $104.47 per month, while the state average is $123.54. Patrons in Garrett have a 15.44% discount compared to the rest of the state. With 1,675 residential customers, Auburn Electric is the largest vendor in the city.

Garrett emits 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 78th worst polluting city out of 679 cities in the state. With total emissions of 70,873,137.37 kilograms, the city ranks 101st worst in Indiana for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 97,478.87 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Garrett

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.106/kWh$161.90/mo.$72.98/mo.
131st12.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Garrett
14th$104.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Garrett Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Garrett, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Auburn ElectricBUNDLED9.5279.366,1616,299,200
Garrett UtilitiesBUNDLED11.0486.8528,707.733,170,440.34
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED14.69125.274,229,490621,120,099
Noble County REMCBUNDLED12.42130.25135,67316,853,700

Butler, IN Electric Overview

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Butler has an average residential electricity price of 12.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.66% less than the average Indiana price of 13.08 cents and 4.36% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a resident in the city is $106.06 per month, while the state average is $123.54. Patrons in Butler enjoy a 14.15% discount compared to the rest of the state. Indiana Michigan Power has 192 total residential customers, more than any other provider in the city.

Butler is home to zero power producing plants. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. The city averages 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use. A total of 28,931,073.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Butler

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.106/kWh$161.90/mo.$72.98/mo.
348th12.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Butler
73rd$106.06Average residential monthly electricity bill for Butler Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Butler, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Garrett UtilitiesBUNDLED11.0486.8528,707.733,170,440.34
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED14.69125.274,229,490621,120,099

Energy Production in DeKalb County, Indiana

Power Plants in DeKalb County, Indiana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Waterloo IN Solar 1,413

DeKalb County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

DeKalb County is home to one electricity producing plant, which is the 38th most plants within a county in Indiana and the 45th highest number of plants per resident out of the state's 3220 counties. On average, the county's citizens emit 10,632.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 48th worst polluting county out of 92 counties in Indiana and 371st out of 3220 counties nationally. This comes to a total emissions amount of 462,242,793.87 kilograms. DeKalb County has about 100.00% of its electricity generated from Solar.

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DeKalb County, Indiana Net Metering

Approximately 50.00% of the electricity suppliers in DeKalb County offer net metering to their consumers. Regulations put in place at the state level are pretty good for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in DeKalb County that report energy loss. Together, these 4 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.37% of electricity produced. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Indiana average is 3.71%, resulting in a rank of 1494th best in the nation and a state rank of 61st best out of 3220 and 92 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in DeKalb County:

  • Altona, Indiana:
    • Noble County REMC: 28.56%
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 28.56%
    • Garrett Utilities: 28.56%
    • Auburn Electric: 14.32%
  • Ashley, Indiana:
    • Steuben County REMC: 36.11%
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 36.11%
    • Garrett Utilities: 27.78%
  • Auburn, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 35.35%
    • Garrett Utilities: 35.35%
    • Auburn Electric: 29.29%
  • Butler, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 50.00%
    • Garrett Utilities: 50.00%
  • Corunna, Indiana:
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 33.33%
    • Noble County REMC: 33.33%
    • Garrett Utilities: 33.33%
  • Garrett, Indiana:
    • Noble County REMC: 15.35%
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 32.42%
    • Garrett Utilities: 32.42%
    • Auburn Electric: 19.82%
  • St. Joe, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 50.00%
    • Garrett Utilities: 50.00%
  • Waterloo, Indiana:
    • Steuben County REMC: 1.78%
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 40.55%
    • Garrett Utilities: 40.55%
    • Auburn Electric: 17.12%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in DeKalb County, Indiana?

The largest electricity company in DeKalb County, Indiana by total customer count is Indiana Michigan Power.

How many power plants are located in DeKalb County, Indiana?

DeKalb County, Indiana has one active electricity plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in DeKalb County, Indiana?

How many electric companies offer service in DeKalb County, Indiana?

There are 6 electricity suppliers operating in DeKalb County, Indiana.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-04