Iron County, MI: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Iron County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Iron County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Iron County has emissions of 0 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2957th worst polluting county in the country by per capita emissions.

Iron County has the 1336th highest electricity production in the US out of 3230 counties, generating 117,793 megawatt hours.

During the last 12 months Iron County had a 31.35% increase in hydroelectric power production.

Iron County is home to 11,580 citizens and its power generating plants generate 117,793 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 10.17 megawatt hours per capita.

Over 100.00% of Iron County's electricity generation comes from renewable fuel types, putting Iron County at 19th in the state for total sustainable electricity production.

Iron County generates 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 10.17 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    112,916 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.75 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    117,793 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    117,793 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    10.17 MWh

Iron River, MI Electricity Overview

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Iron River's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 20.19 cents per kilowatt hour , which is above both the Michigan and nationwide average prices of 18.73 and 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Upper Michigan Energy Resources sells an estimated 3,361.13 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other provider. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $97.58 per month, while the US average is $138.02.

On average, Iron River citizens emit 3,995.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 406th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 11,942,158.04 kilograms, which is the 239th highest total amount of pollution for any city in the state. All of the electricity sold in Iron River has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Iron River

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.225/kWh$0.164/kWh$138.66/mo.$72.42/mo.
693rd20.19¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Iron River
60th$97.58Average residential monthly electricity bill for Iron River Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Iron River, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Michigan Energy ResourcesBUNDLED14.4881.72225,104.7532,604,349
Upper Peninsula Power CompanyBUNDLED25.89113.45247,839.864,160,227

Crystal Falls, MI Electricity Overview

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Crystal Falls' citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 15.34 cents per kilowatt hour , which is lower than both the Michigan and nationwide average prices of 18.73 and 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Power plants in the city have allowed a 1.62% drop in the use of renewable energy sources versus non-renewable fuels. The city has a ranking of 14th out of 746 cities in Michigan for renewable electricity generation per capita, with 3.37 megawatt hours being produced per resident in the city.

On average, Crystal Falls citizens emit 2,614.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 733rd worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 4,533,844.53 kilograms, which is the 410th highest total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city is home to one electricity producing plant. When it comes to electricity generation, Crystal Falls' top fuel source is Conventional Hydroelectric, making up 100.00%, or 5,843 megawatt hours of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Crystal Falls

Crystal Falls residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.216/kWh$0.124/kWh$133.61/mo.$64.75/mo.
37th15.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Crystal Falls
14th$82.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Crystal Falls Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Crystal Falls, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Crystal Falls, Michigan Electric UtilityBUNDLED16.1983.465,8438,0171,298,000
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Michigan Energy ResourcesBUNDLED14.4881.72225,104.7532,604,349

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Caspian, MI Electricity Overview

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Caspian's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 20.19 cents per kilowatt hour , which is above both the Michigan and nationwide average prices of 18.73 and 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Caspian has the 544th largest population in the state, with 510 residents residing within the city's borders. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $97.58. This is 29.30% less than the US average of $138.02.

On average, Caspian citizens emit 3,995.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 88th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 2,037,638.21 kilograms, which is the 537th highest total amount of pollution for any city in the state. All of the electricity sold in Caspian has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Caspian

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.225/kWh$0.164/kWh$138.66/mo.$72.42/mo.
693rd20.19¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Caspian
60th$97.58Average residential monthly electricity bill for Caspian Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Caspian, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Upper Michigan Energy ResourcesBUNDLED14.4881.72225,104.7532,604,349
Upper Peninsula Power CompanyBUNDLED25.89113.45247,839.864,160,227

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Electricity Production in Iron County, Michigan

Power Plants in Iron County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Iron County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 58,645
Michigamme FallsWE Energies (100.00%)
Iron County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 35,098
Iron County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 9,715
Iron County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 8,492
Crystal Falls MI Conventional Hydroelectric 5,843

Iron County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Iron County citizens emit 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 82nd highest polluting county out of 83 counties in the state and 2957th out of 3230 counties nationally. Total emissions in the county are 0 kilograms, which is the 82nd highest total amount of pollution for any county in the state. There are 5 power producing plants in the county, which is the 15th most power plants in a county in the state. Iron County's primary fuel is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel type.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Iron County, Michigan Net Metering

Of the 6 electricity suppliers in Iron County, 66.67% of them report that they offer net metering. Consumers in Michigan have bad net metering laws that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Iron County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 6.56% of their energy lost per year. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Iron County a rank of 2619th best in the United States out of 3230.

Providers In Each City in Iron County:

  • Alpha, Michigan:
    • Upper Michigan Energy Resources: 100.00%
  • Caspian, Michigan:
    • Upper Peninsula Power Company: 50.00%
    • Upper Michigan Energy Resources: 50.00%
  • Crystal Falls, Michigan:
    • Crystal Falls, Michigan Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Upper Michigan Energy Resources: 50.00%
  • Gaastra, Michigan:
    • Upper Peninsula Power Company: 50.00%
    • Upper Michigan Energy Resources: 50.00%
  • Iron River, Michigan:
    • Upper Peninsula Power Company: 50.00%
    • Upper Michigan Energy Resources: 50.00%

* 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 Iron County, Michigan?

The largest electricity supplier in Iron County, Michigan by total revenue is Upper Michigan Energy Resources.

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

Iron County, Michigan is home to 6 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

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

Iron County, Michigan has 5 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Iron County, Michigan?

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-03-29