Gogebic County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Gogebic County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Throughout the last 12 months, Gogebic County had a 8.13% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

Gogebic County is the 61st highest pollution level due to electricity consumption in Michigan, emitting 67,308,994.1 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Gogebic County emits 4,680.74 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 1732nd worst polluting county in the United States by per capita pollution.

Gogebic County produces 0.52 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 46 highest county out of 83 counties for production per capita in the state.

Residents of Gogebic County are paying, on average, 1.24% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average price, at 14.28 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Within the last 12 months, Gogebic County has experienced a 39.32% decrease in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    143,840 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,542 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    7,542 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.52 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    67,308,994 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,680.74 kg

Ironwood, MI Electricity Overview

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On average, Ironwood's citizens purchase residential electricity for 13.34 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 24.39% below Michigan's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 14th out of 746 cities in Michigan for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 371.74 megawatt hours, Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $89.4 per month, while the state average is $117.67.

In Ironwood, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 24,921,003.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 176th largest amount in Michigan out of 746 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ironwood

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.114/kWh$114.64/mo.$61.54/mo.
14th13.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ironwood
20th$89.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ironwood Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ironwood, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED13.3489.461,1468,156,885

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Bessemer, MI Electricity Overview

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On average, Bessemer's citizens purchase residential electricity for 13.34 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 24.39% below Michigan's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 14th out of 746 cities in Michigan for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 310.91 megawatt hours, Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $89.4 per month, while the state average is $117.67.

In Bessemer, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 8,916,236.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 321st largest amount in Michigan out of 746 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bessemer

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.114/kWh$114.64/mo.$61.54/mo.
14th13.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bessemer
20th$89.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bessemer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bessemer, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED13.3489.461,1468,156,885

Wakefield, MI Electricity Overview

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On average, Wakefield's citizens purchase residential electricity for 12.03 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 31.82% below Michigan's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 2nd out of 746 cities in Michigan for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 12,100 megawatt hours, Wakefield Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $77.35 per month, while the state average is $117.67.

In Wakefield, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 8,407,442.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 334th largest amount in Michigan out of 746 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wakefield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.114/kWh$114.64/mo.$61.54/mo.
2nd12.03¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wakefield
11th$77.35Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wakefield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wakefield, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED13.3489.461,1468,156,885
Wakefield ElectricBUNDLED10.7265.36,952.64745,243.55

Electricity Production in Gogebic County, Michigan

Power Plants in Gogebic County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Gogebic County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 7,54212/2064

Gogebic County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Gogebic County has one power plant. Releasing 67,308,994.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county is the 2087th highest in the country for total emissions from electricity use. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per citizen in the county, which amounts to 4,680.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks the county as the 1732nd highest polluting county in the United States. Gogebic County's power plants mainly use Conventional Hydroelectric, which accounts for 100.00% (or 7,542 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
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Gogebic County, Michigan Net Metering

Out of the 6 providers in Gogebic County, 2 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are poor for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

FAQ

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

Gogebic County, Michigan has 6 electricity companies offering service in the area.

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

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

What electricity companies offer service in Gogebic County, Michigan?

How many power plants are within Gogebic County, Michigan?

There is one power plant located in Gogebic County, Michigan

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-10-20