Benzie County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Benzie County, Michigan Electricity Overview

At $115.11, the Benzie County average monthly residential electricity expense is 11.36% lower than the nationwide average bill.

When calculating by customer count, Consumers Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Benzie County.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Benzie County had a 3.74% rise throughout the preceding 12 months.

Benzie County released 88,767,182.27 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 57th worst polluting county in the state.

Benzie County is the 65th most populated county in the state, with 17,970 residents residing within the county's borders.

Benzie County citizens are accountable for 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita per year, while the national average pollution per capita is 4,459.99.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    179,750 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    88,767,182 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,939.74 kg

Frankfort, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Frankfort is about 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for the citizens, this rate is above both the Michigan and the nationwide average prices of 17.64 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

Emissions in Frankfort average 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 95th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 6,184,558.28 kilograms, which is the 389th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Frankfort have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Frankfort

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.187/kWh$0.151/kWh$168.59/mo.$81.93/mo.
340th18.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Frankfort
378th$121.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Frankfort Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Frankfort, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.07121.4113,252,8762,394,986,674
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

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Benzonia, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Benzonia is about 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for the citizens, this rate is above both the Michigan and the nationwide average prices of 17.64 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers Energy is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Benzonia has the 525th largest population in Michigan, with 551 residents residing in the city.

Emissions in Benzonia average 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 95th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 2,721,798.41 kilograms, which is the 521st worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Benzonia have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Benzonia

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.187/kWh$0.151/kWh$168.59/mo.$81.93/mo.
340th18.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Benzonia
378th$121.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Benzonia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Benzonia, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.07121.4113,252,8762,394,986,674
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Thompsonville, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Thompsonville is about 15.86 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is less than the state average rate of 17.64 cents per kilowatt hour, it is above the US average of 14.46 cents. Consumers Energy is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $110.03 per month, while the national average is $129.86. Consumers in the city enjoy a 6.50% discount compared to other residents of the United States.

Emissions in Thompsonville average 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 95th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 2,227,824.11 kilograms, which is the 560th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Thompsonville have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Thompsonville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.187/kWh$0.151/kWh$168.59/mo.$81.93/mo.
108th15.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Thompsonville
136th$110.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Thompsonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Thompsonville, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Cherryland ElectricBUNDLED13.6598.64290,34039,619,600
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.07121.4113,252,8762,394,986,674
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Benzie County, Michigan Details

Benzie County, Michigan Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Benzie County providing electricity. Of those 4, 50.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state of Michigan has bad state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Benzie County who report energy loss data had an average of 3.58% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a state average energy loss of 3.81%, Benzie County is the 5th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Benzie County:

  • Benzonia, Michigan:
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 12.50%
  • Beulah, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
  • Elberta, Michigan:
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
  • Frankfort, Michigan:
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
  • Honor, Michigan:
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 12.50%
  • Lake Ann, Michigan:
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.11%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.11%
    • Cherryland Electric: 11.11%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.11%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.11%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.11%
  • Thompsonville, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.11%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Cherryland Electric: 11.11%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.11%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.11%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.11%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.11%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.11%

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

FAQ

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

Benzie County, Michigan has 4 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Benzie County, Michigan?

By total revenue, Consumers Energy is the largest electricity provider in Benzie County, Michigan.

Which electricity companies offer service in Benzie County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Energy22,126
2Cherryland Electric4,818
3Strategic Energy LLC8

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-10-18