Gratiot County, MI: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Gratiot County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Gratiot County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Hydroelectric power now accounts for 0.03% of the electricity generated in the county after a 6.35% in electricity generated using hydroelectric power.

As the 14th highest producer of electricity in the state out of 83 counties, Gratiot County generates 1,563,686.83 megawatt hours of electricity.

About 0.03% of Gratiot County's generation comes from hydroelectric power facilities, ranking them 547th county out of 3230 counties in the US for total hydroelectric generation.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Gratiot County is Consumers Energy.

Ranking 3rd in wind power generation in the state out of 83 counties, Gratiot County has a total yield of 1,563,230.83 megawatt hours from wind power.

In the previous 12 months, there has been a 42.86% drop in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity production in Gratiot County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    406,696 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.74 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,563,687 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,563,683 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    37.45 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,272 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    0.03 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Alma

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Alma Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

18.37¢ per kWh

  • 1.22% higher than last month
  • 3.1% higher than March last year
  • 2.4% lower than the Michigan average
  • 7.93% higher than the US average
  • 256th in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 7 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 25,621st in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 544 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 236 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

18.56¢ per kWh

  • 0.25% higher than last month
  • 2.15% higher than March last year
  • 2.08% lower than the Michigan average
  • 11.82% higher than the US average
  • 257th in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 14 since March last year
  • 25,617th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 106 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 709 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$110.17 per month

  • 1.28% higher than last month
  • 1.95% lower than March last year
  • 1.46% higher than the Michigan average
  • 8.43% lower than the US average
  • 600th in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 30 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 29 since March last year
  • 13,119th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,014 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,434 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$119.15 per month

  • 0.15% lower than last month
  • 2.18% lower than March last year
  • 1.85% higher than the Michigan average
  • 11.78% lower than the US average
  • 589th in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 9,800th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 364 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 706 since March last year

Alma, MI Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Alma are charged an average residential electricity rate of 18.56 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.49% less than the state's average price of 18.84 cents and 15.48% higher than the national average of 16.07 cents. Consumers Energy sells an estimated 6,567.17 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other providers.

Electricity consumption in Alma results in the release of 37,495,146.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 106th highest in the state out of 746 cities. This total results in 3,977.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 347th worst in the state for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Alma

Alma residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.194/kWh$0.150/kWh$169.90/mo.$84.55/mo.
257th18.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Alma
589th$119.15Average residential monthly electricity bill for Alma Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Alma, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.75115.412,213,462.792,290,252,195
Homeworks Tri-CountyBUNDLED17.84137.68209,604.3937,392,864.93
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

St. Louis, MI Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in St. Louis are charged an average residential electricity rate of 16.67 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 11.51% less than the state's average price of 18.84 cents and 3.72% higher than the national average of 16.07 cents. The city is 11th out of 746 cities in Michigan for total hydroelectric production. They produce 452 megawatt hours from hydroelectric dams. Producing 0.06 megawatt hours per capita living in the city, St. Louis is the 49th highest generator per capita in Michigan out of 746 cities.

Electricity consumption in St. Louis results in the release of 29,393,907.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 139th highest in the state out of 746 cities. Averaging 3,953.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 716th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Conventional Hydroelectric is the primary fuel in St. Louis, with 99.12% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. St. Louis is home to one electricity plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in St. Louis

St. Louis residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.173/kWh$0.137/kWh$156.80/mo.$73.40/mo.
61st16.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of St. Louis
61st$97.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for St. Louis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in St. Louis, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.75115.412,213,462.792,290,252,195
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
St Louis, Michigan Electric UtilityBUNDLED14.6579.0445610,594.491,552,003.9
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

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Ithaca, MI Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Ithaca are charged an average residential electricity rate of 18.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.69% less than the state's average price of 18.84 cents and 16.41% higher than the national average of 16.07 cents. Consumers Energy sells an estimated 6,374.06 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other providers.

Electricity consumption in Ithaca results in the release of 11,404,475.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 247th highest in the state out of 746 cities. This total results in 3,977.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 23rd worst in the state for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ithaca

Ithaca residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.151/kWh$168.59/mo.$81.93/mo.
492nd18.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ithaca
450th$115.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ithaca Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ithaca, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.75115.412,213,462.792,290,252,195
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

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Electricity Production in Gratiot County, Michigan

Power Plants in Gratiot County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Meridian Wind ParkDTE Energy (100.00%)
Merrill MI Wind 439,441
Polaris Wind ParkDTE Energy (100.00%)
Gratiot County MI Wind 407,298
Gratiot County Wind LLCInvenergy (100.00%)
Gratiot County MI Wind 284,976
Gratiot County MI Wind 208,133
Gratiot Wind ParkDTE Energy (100.00%)
Gratiot County MI Wind 188,677
Gratiot County MI Wind 136,691
St. Louis MI Conventional Hydroelectric 4564,889.4810.72

Gratiot County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Gratiot County's power plants primarily use Wind, which accounts for 99.97% of the fuel used for electricity generation in the county. Conventional Hydroelectric and Distillate Fuel Oil have the second and third highest total usage, respectively, for electricity generation. Conventional Hydroelectric is used to make 452 megawatt hours (0.03%) of electricity generation and Distillate Fuel Oil makes up 4 megawatt hours (0.00%) of total generation in the county. The county's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,271.7 kilograms, which is the 2948th highest of any county in the US. This total equates to 0.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 2952nd worst in the United States for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. Gratiot County has 7 power producing plants, which is 6th most in Michigan.

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99.97%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
0.03%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.00%

Gratiot County, Michigan Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Gratiot County include Consumers Energy, St Louis, Michigan Electric Utility, and Homeworks Tri-County Oftentimes net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Michigan has nonexistent laws and regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Gratiot County is about 5.11% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average is 2.87%, meaning Gratiot County ranks 1910th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Gratiot County:

  • Alma, Michigan:
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 9.17%
    • Consumers Energy: 45.41%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 45.41%
  • Ashley, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 50.00%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Breckenridge, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 100.00%
  • Ithaca, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 50.00%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Perrinton, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 33.33%
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 33.33%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 33.33%
  • St. Louis, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 33.33%
    • St Louis, Michigan Electric Utility: 33.33%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 33.33%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Gratiot County, Michigan by total customer count is Consumers Energy.

How many power plants are located within Gratiot County, Michigan?

There are 7 power plants located in Gratiot County, Michigan

Which electricity companies offer service in Gratiot County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Energy35,845
2St Louis, Michigan Electric Utility1,907
3Homeworks Tri-County1,877
4Strategic Energy LLC11

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

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

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-03-29