Elkhart County, Indiana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Elkhart County, Indiana Electricity Overview

Elkhart County is the 6th largest county in Indiana.

Elkhart County is the 1079th highest producing county out of 3221 counties in the US when it comes to megawatt hours generated from renewable fuels.

The monthly residential electricity bill average in Elkhart County is $118.61, compared to the nationwide average of $129.86. Elkhart County consumers enjoy a 8.66% lower average bill each month compared to the rest of the country.

Elkhart County has emissions of 10,433.94 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the state average of 10,180.4.

Citizens in the county use roughly 6455.12% of the total amount of the electricity that the county generates.

Elkhart County currently is 29th out of 92 counties in the state for megawatt hours generated from solar power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,086,902 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.91 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    47,821 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    47,821 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.23 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,160,315,862 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    10,433.94 kg

Elkhart, IN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.20 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Elkhart, resulting in the city ranking 500th out of 696 cities in Indiana. Selling an estimated 133,211.7 megawatt hours, Indiana Michigan Power is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Elkhart averages 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 563,829,102.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 16th worst in Indiana for total pollution. The electricity used in Elkhart has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Elkhart

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.106/kWh$170.88/mo.$72.98/mo.
500th15.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Elkhart
219th$132.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Elkhart Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Elkhart, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED15.20132.078,6504,336,821659,143,945

Zips with electric coverage in Elkhart, Indiana include: 46514, 46516, 46517, 46528

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Goshen, IN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Goshen, resulting in the city ranking 587th out of 696 cities in Indiana. Northern Indiana Public Services Company sells an estimated 99,074.03 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $114.51 per month, while the Indiana average is $138.04.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Goshen averages 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 360,916,290.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 29th worst in Indiana for total pollution. The electricity used in Goshen has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Goshen

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.129/kWh$170.41/mo.$77.48/mo.
587th16.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Goshen
165th$114.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Goshen Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Goshen, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED15.20132.074,336,821659,143,945
Northern Indiana Public Services CompanyBUNDLED16.09114.013,604,513580,017,157

Zips with electric coverage in Goshen, Indiana include: 46526, 46517, 46528

Nappanee, IN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 16.09 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Nappanee, resulting in the city ranking 591st out of 696 cities in Indiana. Northern Indiana Public Services Company sells an estimated 27,053.58 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $114.01 per month, while the Indiana average is $138.04.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Nappanee averages 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 72,660,060.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 101st worst in Indiana for total pollution. The electricity used in Nappanee has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Nappanee

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.129/kWh$170.65/mo.$76.97/mo.
591st16.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Nappanee
80th$114.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Nappanee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Nappanee, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern Indiana Public Services CompanyBUNDLED16.09114.013,604,513580,017,157

Electricity Production in Elkhart County, Indiana

Power Plants in Elkhart County, Indiana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Green Cow PowerGreen Cow Power LLC (100.00%)
Elkhart County IN Other Biomass Gas 23,80514,804,698.61621.92
Elkhart County IN Landfill Gas 21,92314,126,591644.37
Middlebury SolarEcos Energy LLC (100.00%)
Elkhart County IN Solar 2,093

Elkhart County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Elkhart County citizens average 10,433.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use. This equals a total emissions amount from electricity use of 2,160,315,861.54 kilograms. Around 49.78% of electricity in Elkhart County comes from generation using Other Biomass Gas. Taken together with Landfill Gas (45.84%) and Solar (4.38%), these three fuel sources make up 100.00% of the county electricity generation. Elkhart County has the 13th most power producing plants of any county in Indiana, with 3 total power plants.

OTHER BIOMASS GAS
Other Biomass Gas
Other Biomass Gas
Other Biomass Gas
Other Biomass Gas
Other Biomass Gas
49.78%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
45.84%
SOLAR
Solar
4.38%

Elkhart County, Indiana Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Elkhart County providing electricity. Of those 2, 2 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Indiana has above average laws for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar.

Energy Loss

Elkhart County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 5.05% of their energy lost per year. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Elkhart County is ranked as the 1849th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Elkhart County, Indiana

Providers In Each City in Elkhart County:

  • Bristol, Indiana:
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 100.00%
  • Elkhart, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 100.00%
  • Goshen, Indiana:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 2.80%
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 97.20%
  • Middlebury, Indiana:
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 100.00%
  • Millersburg, Indiana:
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 100.00%
  • Nappanee, Indiana:
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 100.00%
  • Wakarusa, Indiana:
    • Northern Indiana Public Services Company: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Elkhart County, Indiana has 2 electricity companies operating in the area.

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

There are 3 active electricity plants in Elkhart County, Indiana

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Elkhart County, Indiana?

The largest electricity supplier in Elkhart County, Indiana by megawatt hours sold is Northern Indiana Public Services Company.

Which electricity companies offer service in Elkhart County, Indiana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Northern Indiana Public Services Company63,015
2Indiana Michigan Power15,854

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-27