Mason County, MI: 4 Electric Providers

Mason County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Mason County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Mason County is home to 29,103 people and its power generation facilities generate 517,395 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a production per capita average of 17.78 megawatt hours per capita.

Mason County is ranked as the 22nd highest producer of electricity of all 83 counties in the state for total electricity production, generating 517,395 megawatt hours.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in Mason County is Consumers Energy.

In Mason County, 1,074,200 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuels. Mason County is 12th out of 83 counties in Michigan for total electricity production from non-renewable fuels.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Mason County is 17.93 cents. This rate is about 12.46% higher than the national average of 15.95 cents per kilowatt hour.

While most counties try to inhibit non-renewable fuel types, Mason County's non-renewable fuel use in their power plants has increased by 19.51% over the last 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    283,893 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.75 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    118,739,991 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,079.99 kg

Ludington, MI Electricity Overview

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Ludington has an average residential electricity rate of 17.95 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their inhabitants, 3.63% lower than Michigan's average price of 18.62 cents, which ranks the city 242nd out of 746 cities in Michigan for best average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

As the 129th worst ranked city out of 746 cities in Michigan, Ludington emits 31,530,173.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 61st worst in Michigan for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Ludington has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ludington

Ludington 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.
242nd17.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ludington
214th$113.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ludington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ludington, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.85116.9912,301,048.62,319,023,416
Great Lakes EnergyBUNDLED16.99110.67929,559157,935,100
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Scottville, MI Electricity Overview

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Scottville has an average residential electricity rate of 17.92 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their inhabitants, 3.77% lower than Michigan's average price of 18.62 cents, which ranks the city 184th out of 746 cities in Michigan for best average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

As the 371st worst ranked city out of 746 cities in Michigan, Scottville emits 5,479,428.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 61st worst in Michigan for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Scottville has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Scottville

Scottville 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.
184th17.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Scottville
157th$113.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Scottville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Scottville, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.85116.9912,301,048.62,319,023,416
Great Lakes EnergyBUNDLED16.99110.67929,559157,935,100
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Custer, MI Electricity Overview

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Custer has an average residential electricity rate of 17.92 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their inhabitants, 3.77% lower than Michigan's average price of 18.62 cents, which ranks the city 184th out of 746 cities in Michigan for best average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy. Custer is home to 288 residents, which is the 639th most populated city in the state.

As the 634th worst ranked city out of 746 cities in Michigan, Custer emits 1,175,037.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 633rd worst in Michigan for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Custer has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Custer

Custer 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.
184th17.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Custer
157th$113.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Custer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Custer, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.85116.9912,301,048.62,319,023,416
Great Lakes EnergyBUNDLED16.99110.67929,559157,935,100
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Electricity Production in Mason County, Michigan

Power Plants in Mason County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Michigan Power LPOsaka Gas USA (100.00%)
Mason County MI Natural Gas 1,074,200347,274,940.88323.29
Lake Winds Energy ParkConsumers Energy (100.00%)
Mason County MI Wind 268,450
Mason County MI Conventional Hydroelectric -825,255

Mason County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 1608th worst ranked county in the US, Mason County emits 118,739,990.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption a year. The county averages 4,079.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's pollution levels. They rank 28th worst in Michigan in this category. The county is home to 3 power producing plants, which is the 28th highest number of plants within a county in Michigan.

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207.62%
WIND
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51.88%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
-159.50%

Mason County, Michigan Net Metering

Approximately 50.00% of the electric suppliers in Mason County offer net metering to their customers. At the state level, Michigan is known for bad net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Mason County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.82% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Mason County a rank of 1696th best in the country out of 3230.

Providers In Each City in Mason County:

  • Custer, Michigan:
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Consumers Energy: 33.33%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 33.33%
  • Fountain, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 33.33%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 33.33%
  • Free Soil, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 33.33%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 33.33%
  • Ludington, Michigan:
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 33.93%
    • Consumers Energy: 33.93%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 32.14%
  • Scottville, Michigan:
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Consumers Energy: 33.33%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 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 Mason County, Michigan?

The largest electricity company in Mason County, Michigan by megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

Which electricity companies offer service in Mason County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Energy32,314
2Great Lakes Energy9,576
3Strategic Energy LLC11

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

There are 4 electricity companies serving consumers in Mason County, Michigan.

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

There are 3 active power plants located in Mason County, Michigan

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-01-14