Lake County, MI: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Lake County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lake County, Michigan Electricity Overview

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity company in Lake County is Consumers Energy.

Residents of Lake County are paying, on average, 11.95% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the nationwide average, at 17.93 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.02 cents per kilowatt hour.

Lake County is the 72nd most populated county in Michigan, with 12,248 residents residing within the county's borders.

Citizens of Lake County use enough electricity to release 4,024.09 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per person, compared to the Michigan average of 4,024.09.

Lake County is ranked as the 2622nd highest consumer of electricity out of 3230 counties in the United States with over 100,000 megawatt hours being consumed by customers for their electricity needs.

There was a 16.33% decline in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the last 12 months in Lake County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    119,598 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.76 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    49,287,005 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,024.09 kg

Recent Energy News in Baldwin

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Residential Electricity Prices

Commercial Electricity Prices

Industrial Electricity Prices

Baldwin Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Electricity Rate for February, 2024

18.26¢ per kWh

  • 1.57% lower than last month
  • 2.37% lower than February last year
  • 3.53% lower than the Michigan average
  • 12.06% higher than the US average
  • 471st in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 15 since February last year
  • 20,877th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 648 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 223 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Rate

18.66¢ per kWh

  • 0.2% lower than last month
  • 1.57% higher than February last year
  • 2.69% lower than the Michigan average
  • 10.19% higher than the US average
  • 471st in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since February last year
  • 21,252nd in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,160 since February last year

Average Residential Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$104.85 per month

  • 18.12% lower than last month
  • 3.8% lower than February last year
  • 0.18% lower than the Michigan average
  • 16.36% lower than the US average
  • 469th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 182 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 224 since February last year
  • 7,024th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 710 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 733 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bill

$115.56 per month

  • 0.3% lower than last month
  • 2.48% lower than February last year
  • 1% higher than the Michigan average
  • 12.8% lower than the US average
  • 471st in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 41 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 220 since February last year
  • 8,267th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 735 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 737 since February last year

Average Commercial Electricity Rate for February, 2024

13.6¢ per kWh

  • 2.41% lower than last month
  • 0.55% lower than February last year
  • 5.25% lower than the Michigan average
  • 0.16% lower than the US average
  • 465th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 15 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 181 since February last year
  • 19,467th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 669 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,295 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Rate

14.07¢ per kWh

  • 0.04% lower than last month
  • 1.61% higher than February last year
  • 2.57% lower than the Michigan average
  • 0.37% lower than the US average
  • 649th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 11 since February last year
  • 19,622nd in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 962 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,241 since February last year

Average Commercial Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$512.55 per month

  • 19.69% lower than last month
  • 0.92% lower than February last year
  • 12.67% lower than the Michigan average
  • 69.36% lower than the US average
  • 520th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 13,479th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,492 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 127 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Bill

$597.65 per month

  • 0.07% lower than last month
  • 1.04% higher than February last year
  • 7.04% lower than the Michigan average
  • 63.61% lower than the US average
  • 520th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 14,504th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 16 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3 since February last year

Average Industrial Electricity Rate for February, 2024

7.84¢ per kWh

  • 7.73% lower than last month
  • 9.82% lower than February last year
  • 3.19% lower than the Michigan average
  • 20.47% lower than the US average
  • 444th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 8 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 232 since February last year
  • 11,575th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3,762 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,715 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Rate

8.2¢ per kWh

  • 0.86% lower than last month
  • 7.24% lower than February last year
  • 1.83% lower than the Michigan average
  • 19.67% lower than the US average
  • 454th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 208 since February last year
  • 13,924th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 123 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 326 since February last year

Average Industrial Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$45,708.25 per month

  • 3.47% lower than last month
  • 0.64% lower than February last year
  • 23.72% lower than the Michigan average
  • 49.1% higher than the US average
  • 477th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 22,503rd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 384 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 555 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Bill

$47,549.05 per month

  • 0.05% lower than last month
  • 2.18% lower than February last year
  • 24.85% lower than the Michigan average
  • 39.49% higher than the US average
  • 477th in the state out of 708 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 41 since February last year
  • 22,221st in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 347 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,059 since February last year

Baldwin, MI Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Baldwin are charged an average residential electricity rate of 17.85 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.99% less than the state's average price of 18.79 cents and 11.43% higher than the national average of 16.02 cents. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $138.3, while the Baldwin average is 18.21% below at $113.12 per month. Consumers Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Baldwin results in the release of 4,168,953.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 423rd highest in the state out of 746 cities. This total results in 4,024.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 600th 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 Baldwin

Baldwin residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.151/kWh$168.59/mo.$81.93/mo.
183rd17.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Baldwin
140th$113.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Baldwin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Baldwin, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.71115.5612,256,215.72,292,772,653
Great Lakes EnergyBUNDLED16.99110.67929,559157,935,100
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Luther, MI Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Luther are charged an average residential electricity rate of 18.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.42% less than the state's average price of 18.79 cents and 16.79% higher than the national average of 16.02 cents. Luther has the 625th largest population in Michigan, with 308 residents calling the city home. Consumers Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Luther results in the release of 1,239,418.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 619th highest in the state out of 746 cities. This total results in 4,024.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 53rd 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 Luther

Luther residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.151/kWh$168.59/mo.$81.93/mo.
321st18.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Luther
217th$115.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Luther Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Luther, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.71115.5612,256,215.72,292,772,653
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

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Lake County, Michigan Details

Lake County, Michigan Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Lake County include Consumers Energy and Great Lakes Energy 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 Lake County is about 4.82% 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 Lake County ranks 1658th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

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

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

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

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Lake County, Michigan.

What electricity companies offer service in Lake County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Energy36,416
2Great Lakes Energy9,122
3Strategic Energy LLC12

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-05-14