Baraga County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Baraga County, Michigan Electricity Overview

The monthly residential electric bill average in Baraga County is $103.24, compared to the state average bill of $117.67. Baraga County customers enjoy a 12.26% lower average expense each month compared to their fellow statesmen.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Baraga County is Upper Michigan Energy Resources.

Baraga County has emissions of 7,293.32 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,459.99.

Baraga County continues to improve with the decrease of non-renewable fuel type usage. The county has seen a 3.49% reduction in the consumption of these fuel sources for electricity production throughout the previous 12 months.

The use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production has declined by 2.79% in Baraga County during the last 12 months.

Baraga County produces 64.74% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel sources. This equates to 29.11 megawatt hours per citizen and ranks Baraga County as the 296th highest county out of 3221 counties in the US for non-renewable production per capita each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    81,603 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    366,861 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    129,343 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    237,518 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    44.97 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    59,498,939 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,293.32 kg

Baraga, MI Electricity Overview

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Baraga's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 20.30 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 15.07% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 705th out of 746 cities in the state for best average electricity price. Baraga, Michigan Electric Utility has an estimated 738 residential customers, more than any other vendor in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $87.36 per month, while the state average is $117.67.

Baraga has no power generation plants. The city is the 314th worst ranked city in the state out of 746 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 9,301,536.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 95th highest polluting city in Michigan when calculating by CO2 pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Baraga

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.253/kWh$0.201/kWh$150.95/mo.$60.96/mo.
705th20.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Baraga
17th$87.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Baraga Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Baraga, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Baraga, Michigan Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.2061.842,901382,900
Ontonagon REABUNDLED25.9997.220,302.885,276,983.7
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Peninsula Power CompanyBUNDLED22.80107.31266,72860,814,326

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L'Anse, MI Electricity Overview

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L'Anse's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 20.32 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 15.15% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 706th out of 746 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The state average monthly residential power bill is $117.67, while the L'Anse average is 27.27% less at $85.58 per month. This ranks the city 14th in the state for average monthly bill total. The city is ranked 16th in the state in total electricity generated from power plants within its borders, with 122,768 megawatt hours generated.

L'Anse's main fuel consumed for electricity generation is Wood/Wood Waste Solids. They produce 121,934.69 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Tire-derived Fuels and Natural Gas are also highly used fuel sources in the city, with 0.65% and 0.03% of total electricity production being generated from each, respectively. The city citizens average 13,107.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 2nd highest in Michigan out of 746 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 24,564,348.5 kilograms, which is the 181st highest total amount of emissions for all cities in Michigan. L'Anse is home to one electricity generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in L'Anse

L'Anse residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.253/kWh$0.201/kWh$150.95/mo.$60.96/mo.
706th20.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of L'Anse
14th$85.58Average residential monthly electricity bill for L'Anse Residents

Electric Companies With Service in L'Anse, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
L'Anse, Michigan Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.3655.074,636619,200
Ontonagon REABUNDLED25.9997.220,302.885,276,983.7
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Peninsula Power CompanyBUNDLED22.80107.31266,72860,814,326

Zeba CDP, MI Electricity Overview

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Zeba CDP's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 24.72 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 40.10% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 745th out of 746 cities in the state for best average electricity price. Zeba CDP is home to 397 citizens, making it the 581st most populated city in the state. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Upper Peninsula Power Company.

Zeba CDP has no power generation plants. The city is the 577th worst ranked city in the state out of 746 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 1,961,077.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 95th highest polluting city in Michigan when calculating by CO2 pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Zeba CDP

Zeba CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.253/kWh$0.201/kWh$150.95/mo.$60.96/mo.
745th24.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Zeba CDP
64th$101.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Zeba CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Zeba CDP, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ontonagon REABUNDLED25.9997.220,302.885,276,983.7
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Peninsula Power CompanyBUNDLED22.80107.31266,72860,814,326

Electricity Production in Baraga County, Michigan

Power Plants in Baraga County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
A.J. Mihm Generating StationWEC Energy Group (100.00%)
Baraga County MI Natural Gas 237,478106,609,743.8448.92
John H WardenL'Anse Warden Electric Company LLC (100.00%)
L'Anse MI Wood/Wood Waste Solids 122,768160,878,935.441,310.43
Baraga County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 6,615

Baraga County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Baraga County's main fuel consumed for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They produce 237,518.41 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Wood/Wood Waste Solids and Conventional Hydroelectric are also highly used fuel sources in the county, with 33.24% and 1.80% of total electricity production being generated from each, respectively. The county's citizens average 7,293.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Total emissions in the county are 59,498,939.16 kilograms, which is the 66th highest total amount of pollution for any county in Michigan. Baraga County is home to 3 electricity plants, which is the 25th highest number of plants within a county in Michigan.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
64.74%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
33.24%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
1.80%
TIRE-DERIVED FUELS
Tire-derived Fuels
0.22%

Baraga County, Michigan Net Metering

Of the 7 electric providers in Baraga County, 71.43% of them report that they offer net metering. The state has nonexistent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity companies in Baraga County that report energy loss, including Upper Peninsula Power Company, L'Anse, Michigan Electric Utility, and Baraga, Michigan Electric Utility. Together, these 3 companies average an annual energy loss of 6.46% of electricity generated. The US average is 2.76%, resulting in Baraga County having a rank of 2594th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Baraga County, Michigan?

What electricity company is the largest provider in Baraga County, Michigan?

By total customer count, Upper Peninsula Power Company is the largest electricity company in Baraga County, Michigan.

How many electric companies offer service in Baraga County, Michigan?

There are 7 electricity suppliers offering service in Baraga County, Michigan.

How many power plants are in Baraga County, Michigan?

Baraga County, Michigan has 3 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-10-20