Grand Traverse County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Grand Traverse County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Grand Traverse County has no electricity generation plants and must import all of the electricity sold in the county.

The largest supplier in Grand Traverse County by megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

Grand Traverse County ranks 22nd out of 83 counties in the state for total consumption, with its population using 952,646.83 megawatt hours.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Grand Traverse County experienced a 3.74% rise within the preceding 12 months.

Grand Traverse County's average residential electricity rate is 16.19 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 11.97% more than the nationwide average price of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

At $110.96, the average Grand Traverse County monthly residential electricity expense is 14.55% lower than the US average bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    952,647 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    470,451,247 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,939.74 kg

Traverse City, MI Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.07 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Traverse City, which is 20.27% below the average Michigan price of 17.64 cents and 2.72% less than the US average of 14.46 cents. Selling an estimated 99,543.83 megawatt hours, Traverse City Light & Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Traverse City average is 29.53% lower at $91.51 per month.

Traverse City citizens average 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 95th highest in Michigan out of 746 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 77,445,291.24 kilograms, which is the 73rd worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Traverse City have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Traverse City

Traverse City 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.
21st14.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Traverse City
34th$91.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Traverse City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Traverse City, 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
Traverse City Light & PowerBUNDLED10.4155.4961,1186,364,000

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Kingsley, MI Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Kingsley, which is 2.42% above the average Michigan price of 17.64 cents and 24.97% more than the US average of 14.46. Consumers Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Kingsley citizens average 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 95th highest in Michigan out of 746 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 7,068,772.28 kilograms, which is the 360th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Kingsley have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kingsley

Kingsley 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 Kingsley
378th$121.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kingsley Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kingsley, 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

Chums Corner CDP, MI Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.86 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Chums Corner CDP, which is 10.12% below the average Michigan price of 17.64 cents and 9.67% more than the US average of 14.46 cents. Selling an estimated 3,151.88 megawatt hours, Consumers Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Chums Corner CDP average is 15.27% lower at $110.03 per month.

Chums Corner CDP citizens average 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 95th highest in Michigan out of 746 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 5,260,826.33 kilograms, which is the 416th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Chums Corner CDP have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chums Corner CDP

Chums Corner CDP 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 Chums Corner CDP
136th$110.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chums Corner CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chums Corner CDP, 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

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Details

Grand Traverse County, Michigan Net Metering

Grand Traverse County has 3 out of 5 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Michigan has poor regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in Grand Traverse County that report energy loss, including Consumers Energy, Traverse City Light & Power, and Cherryland Electric. Together, these 3 companies average an annual energy loss of 3.52% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.81%, resulting in a rank of 648th best in the nation and a state rank of 4th best out of 3221 and 83 counties, respectively.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Grand Traverse County, Michigan?

There are 5 electricity suppliers operating in Grand Traverse County, Michigan.

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

By total revenue, Consumers Energy is the largest electricity company in Grand Traverse County, Michigan.

What electricity companies offer service in Grand Traverse County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Energy31,147
2Traverse City Light & Power11,295
3Cherryland Electric11,121
4Strategic Energy LLC11

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-10-18