Dickinson County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Dickinson County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Dickinson County ranks 859th in the nation out of 3221 counties for total production of electricity from non-renewable fuels, with 9,166.02 of the county's 497,183.54 megawatt hours coming from those fuels.

Electricity generation from the burning of coal as a fuel totals 203.85 megawatt hours, giving Dickinson County the 241st position in the countrywide rankings.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Dickinson County had a 18.68% rise throughout the preceding year.

Dickinson County has a population of 25,947 residents.

Dickinson County citizens pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $104.91, which is 19.21% lower than the national average bill of $129.86.

Dickinson County produces 488,017.51 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuels. This ranks Dickinson County 430th largest producing county in the United States out of 3221 counties for total sustainable electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    259,543 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    497,184 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    488,018 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    9,166 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    19.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    110,597,891 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,262.45 kg

Iron Mountain, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Iron Mountain is approximately 17.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.36% below Michigan's average rate of 17.64 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $104.84 per month, while the nationwide average is $129.86. Consumers in Iron Mountain pay a 10.90% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Upper Michigan Energy Resources is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, Iron Mountain residents emit 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 95th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan. At 4,939.74 kilograms per person and 7,518 people in the city, the city emits 37,136,988.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 135th worst rank in Michigan for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Iron Mountain have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.197/kWh$0.124/kWh$130.84/mo.$64.75/mo.
310th17.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Iron Mountain
89th$104.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Iron Mountain Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Iron Mountain, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Michigan Energy ResourcesBUNDLED17.23104.84241,04341,525,458

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Kingsford, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Kingsford is approximately 17.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.36% below Michigan's average rate of 17.64 cents. Producing 4.88 megawatt hours per resident living in the city, Kingsford ranks as the 21st highest producing city in the state out of 746 cities. The city produces 25,102 megawatt hours from its electrical power plants, which is the 26th most in total generation for a city in the state.

On average, Kingsford residents emit 2,527.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 740th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan. This results in a total emissions amount of 12,989,069.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has one electricity plant. In Kingsford, Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kingsford

Kingsford residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.197/kWh$0.124/kWh$130.84/mo.$64.75/mo.
310th17.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kingsford
89th$104.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kingsford Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kingsford, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Michigan Energy ResourcesBUNDLED17.23104.84241,04341,525,458

Norway, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Norway is approximately 16.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.81% below Michigan's average rate of 17.64 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $100.54 per month, while the nationwide average is $129.86. Consumers in Norway pay a 14.55% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Norway, Michigan Electric Utility is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, Norway residents emit 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 95th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan. At 4,939.74 kilograms per person and 2,840 people in the city, the city emits 14,028,870.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 251st worst rank in Michigan for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Norway have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Norway

Norway residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.197/kWh$0.124/kWh$130.84/mo.$64.75/mo.
147th16.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Norway
63rd$100.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for Norway Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Norway, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Norway, Michigan Electric UtilityBUNDLED14.9596.2514,2752,134,400
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Michigan Energy ResourcesBUNDLED17.23104.84241,04341,525,458

Electricity Production in Dickinson County, Michigan

Power Plants in Dickinson County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Verso Paper Quinnesec Mich MillVerso Paper - Quinnesec (100.00%)
Dickinson County MI Black Liquour 332,826.54211,862,831.34636.56
Big Quinnesec 92WE Energies (100.00%)
Dickinson County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 104,677
Dickinson County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 30,054
Kingsford MI Conventional Hydroelectric 25,102
Big Quinnesec 61WE Energies (100.00%)
Dickinson County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 4,524

Dickinson County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Dickinson County results in 110,597,891.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1714th highest amount of any county in the country. Averaging 4,262.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 1919th worst for pollution per capita. Black Liquour is the primary fuel in Dickinson County, with 45.21% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Conventional Hydroelectric and Wood/Wood Waste Solids make up the next highest amounts of fuel used at 33.06% and 19.89% of total electricity generation, respectively. Dickinson County is home to 5 power producing plants, which is the 11th most plants within a county in Michigan.

BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
45.21%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
33.06%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
19.89%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
1.80%
COAL
Coal
0.04%

Dickinson County, Michigan Net Metering

Out of the 5 suppliers in Dickinson County, 3 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are nonexistent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Dickinson County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 3.23% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a state average energy loss of 3.81%, Dickinson County is ranked as the 2nd best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

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

Dickinson County, Michigan is home to 5 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Dickinson County, Michigan?

By total customer count, Upper Michigan Energy Resources is the largest electricity provider in Dickinson County, Michigan.

How many power plants are located in Dickinson County, Michigan?

There are 5 power plants in Dickinson County, Michigan

What electricity companies offer service in Dickinson County, Michigan?

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-10-20