Montcalm County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Montcalm County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Montcalm County continues to make strides with the decrease of non-renewable fuel use for electricity. The county has accomplished a 6.04% decline in the consumption of these fuels for electricity production.

Montcalm County produces 6.1 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Montcalm County the 601st highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in the United States out of 3221 counties.

Montcalm County is the 333rd highest county in the United States out of 3221 counties for electricity production from wind per capita, averaging 6.04 megawatt hours per person generated from wind turbines.

Ranking 282nd out of 3221 counties in wind power production in the US, Montcalm County has a total yield of 402,418 megawatt hours from wind power.

There was a 14.09% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita in the previous 12 months in Montcalm County.

With a population of 66,614 residents, Montcalm County is the 29th largest county in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    666,327 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    955,762 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    406,052 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    549,710 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    14.35 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    233,801,726 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,509.8 kg

Greenville, MI Electricity Overview

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Greenville averages a residential electricity rate of 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Regrettably, this is 2.42% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 340th out of 746 cities in Michigan for best average electricity rate. With an estimated 413 residential customers, Consumers Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Greenville is home to no power plants. On average, the city citizens emit 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 95th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. A total of 43,548,774.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Greenville

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

Electric Companies With Service in Greenville, 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

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Howard City, MI Electricity Overview

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Howard City averages a residential electricity rate of 16.76 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Luckily, this is 5.00% lower than the state's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 234th out of 746 cities in Michigan for best average electricity rate. Production using renewable fuels totals 1.98 megawatt hours produced per person in the city. The city ranks 2nd out of 746 cities in Michigan for solar production per capita.

In Howard City, Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel utilized in electricity production. On average, the city citizens emit 3,961.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 734th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 7,269,828.64 kilograms, the city ranks 353rd worst in Michigan for total emissions from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. Howard City is home to one power producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Howard City

Howard 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.
234th16.76¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Howard City
155th$111.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Howard City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Howard City, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.07121.4113,252,8762,394,986,674
Great Lakes EnergyBUNDLED15.45101.43912,968141,074,800
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Stanton, MI Electricity Overview

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Stanton averages a residential electricity rate of 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Regrettably, this is 2.42% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents, ranking the city at 340th out of 746 cities in Michigan for best average electricity rate. With an estimated 134 residential customers, Consumers Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Stanton is home to no power plants. On average, the city citizens emit 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 21st worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. A total of 6,658,773.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stanton

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

Electric Companies With Service in Stanton, 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

Electricity Production in Montcalm County, Michigan

Power Plants in Montcalm County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Renaissance Power PlantDTE Energy (100.00%)
Carson City MI Natural Gas 546,805332,899,925.68608.81
Gratiot Farms Wind ProjectConsumers Energy (100.00%)
Montcalm County MI Wind 402,418
Hazel Solar, LLCHazel Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Howard City MI Solar 3,634
Montcalm County MI Natural Gas 2,9052,459,331846.59

Montcalm County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Montcalm County's main fuel source consumed for electricity generation is Natural Gas. The county generates 549,710 megawatt hours, or 57.52% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel type. Wind and Solar account for 42.10% and 0.38% of electricity generation, respectively. Emitting 233,801,725.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county is the 1093rd worst in the nation for total emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 68th highest in the state for emissions per resident with an average of 3,509.8 kilograms of emissions per person. Montcalm County has 4 power generation plants, which is 16th highest in the state.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
57.52%
WIND
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
42.10%
SOLAR
Solar
0.38%

Montcalm County, Michigan Net Metering

There are 6 companies in Montcalm County offering electricity. Of those 6, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Michigan has nonexistent regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in Montcalm County that report energy loss. Combined, these 4 companies average a yearly energy loss of 4.08% of electricity produced. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Michigan average is 3.81%, resulting in a rank of 1080th best in the nation and a state rank of 27th best out of 3221 and 83 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Montcalm County:

  • Carson City, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.19%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.19%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.19%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.19%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.19%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.19%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.19%
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 10.46%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.19%
  • Edmore, Michigan:
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.11%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.11%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.11%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.11%
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 11.11%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.11%
  • Greenville, Michigan:
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
  • Howard City, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.11%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.11%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.11%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.11%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.11%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 11.11%
  • Hubbardston, Michigan:
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.11%
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 11.11%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.11%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.11%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.11%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.11%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.11%
  • Lakeview, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.11%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.11%
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 11.11%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.11%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.11%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.11%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.11%
  • McBride, Michigan:
    • Freedom Energy: 11.27%
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 9.87%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.27%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.27%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.27%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.27%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.27%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.27%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.27%
  • Pierson, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 11.11%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.11%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 11.11%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.11%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.11%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.11%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.11%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.11%
  • Sheridan, Michigan:
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 12.50%
  • Stanton, Michigan:
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Montcalm County, Michigan by total revenue is Consumers Energy.

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

There are 6 electricity companies operating in Montcalm County, Michigan.

What electricity companies offer service in Montcalm County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Energy44,873
2Homeworks Tri-County2,714
3Great Lakes Energy1,802
4Strategic Energy LLC16

How many power plants are in Montcalm County, Michigan?

There are 4 active electricity plants located in Montcalm County, Michigan

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