Electric Rates & Providers in Ottawa County, MI

Ottawa County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Ottawa County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Ottawa County uses non-renewable fuels to generate 39.71 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 259th highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita.

During the previous year, Ottawa County has experienced a 4.53% increase in production of electricity from solar sources, up from 3,932 megawatt hours each year to 4,110 megawatt hours each year.

As the 4th highest producer of electricity of all 83 counties in the state, Ottawa County generates 11,950,817 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

Ottawa County had a 10.43% drop in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the preceding 12 months.

Ottawa County is the 244th most populated county in the United States, with 300,873 citizens living within its borders.

Residents of Ottawa County pay about 3.44% less than the $113.55 state average monthly residential electricity bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,930,311 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.74 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    11,950,817 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,110 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    11,946,707 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    39.72 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,155,141,522 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,162.96 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Holland

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Holland Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

15.52¢ per kWh

  • 1.06% higher than last month
  • 3.24% higher than March last year
  • 17% lower than the Michigan average
  • 7.18% lower than the US average
  • 47th in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 10 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 15 since March last year
  • 18,025th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 196 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 508 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

15.66¢ per kWh

  • 0.26% higher than last month
  • 3% higher than March last year
  • 16.88% lower than the Michigan average
  • 2.57% lower than the US average
  • 36th in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 17 since March last year
  • 19,256th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 397 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 444 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$87.08 per month

  • 1.03% higher than last month
  • 2.16% lower than March last year
  • 17.98% lower than the Michigan average
  • 27.77% lower than the US average
  • 33rd in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since March last year
  • 3,282nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 822 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 149 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$93.89 per month

  • 0.17% lower than last month
  • 1.82% lower than March last year
  • 17.04% lower than the Michigan average
  • 30.9% lower than the US average
  • 41st in the state out of 745 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since March last year
  • 2,211th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 278 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 278 since March last year

Holland, MI Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Holland home are charged a residential electricity rate of 15.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.88% lower than the average Michigan rate of 18.84 cents. With an estimated 11,303 total residential customers, Holland BPW - Holland Board of Public Works is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $93.89 per month, while the nationwide average is $137.93. Consumers in the city pay a 17.31% reduction compared to the rest of the United States.

There are no power facilities within Holland, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 3,977.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 9th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 3,977.84 kilograms per person and 34,067 residents in the city, the city emits 135,513,172.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Holland

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.163/kWh$0.136/kWh$137.49/mo.$71.23/mo.
36th15.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Holland
41st$93.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Holland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Holland, 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
Great Lakes EnergyBUNDLED17.99108.31851,330.01153,190,868.75
Holland BPW - Holland Board of Public WorksBUNDLED11.9668.04900,669173,043.9420,698,965.2
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Allendale CDP, MI Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Allendale CDP home are charged a residential electricity rate of 18.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.73% less than the average Michigan rate of 18.84 cents. With an estimated 1,507 total residential customers, Consumers Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $113.52 per month, while the nationwide average is $137.93. Consumers in the city pay a 0.03% reduction compared to the rest of the United States.

There are no power facilities within Allendale CDP, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 3,977.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 346th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 3,977.84 kilograms per person and 23,999 residents in the city, the city emits 95,464,250.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Allendale CDP

Allendale CDP residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.151/kWh$162.12/mo.$80.44/mo.
253rd18.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Allendale CDP
208th$113.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Allendale CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Allendale CDP, 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
Great Lakes EnergyBUNDLED17.99108.31851,330.01153,190,868.75
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

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Jenison CDP, MI Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Jenison CDP home are charged a residential electricity rate of 18.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.69% less than the average Michigan rate of 18.84 cents. Consumers Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

There are no power facilities within Jenison CDP, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 3,977.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 346th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 3,977.84 kilograms per person and 17,570 residents in the city, the city emits 69,890,698.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jenison CDP

Jenison CDP 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 Jenison CDP
450th$115.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jenison CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jenison CDP, 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 Ottawa County, Michigan

Power Plants in Ottawa County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Ottawa County MI Coal 6,490,300.016,420,667,753.32989.275/2025
Zeeland Generating StationConsumers Energy (100.00%)
Zeeland MI Natural Gas 5,456,4072,368,739,964.08434.12
Grand Valley Solar GardensConsumers Energy (100.00%)
Ottawa County MI Solar 4,110

Ottawa County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Ottawa County's power plants primarily use Coal, which accounts for 54.14% (or 6,470,305.89 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the county. Also used is Natural Gas at 45.66% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 0.17% of production. Around 2,155,141,521.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the county because of electricity consumption. Averaging 7,162.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 742nd worst for pollution per capita. Ottawa County has the 182nd highest electricity producing plants of any county in the US, with 3 total plants.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
54.14%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
45.66%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.17%
SOLAR
Solar
0.03%

Ottawa County, Michigan Net Metering

Ottawa County has 5 out of 8 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Residents of Michigan have bad net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 5 electricity providers in Ottawa County that report energy loss. Together, these 5 providers average a yearly energy loss of 3.64% of electricity generated. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Ottawa County receiving a rank of 647th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Ottawa County:

  • Coopersville, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 36.41%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 27.18%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 36.41%
  • Ferrysburg, Michigan:
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 36.56%
    • Grand Haven Board of Light and Power: 26.88%
    • Consumers Energy: 36.56%
  • Grand Haven, Michigan:
    • Grand Haven Board of Light and Power: 29.57%
    • Consumers Energy: 35.21%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 35.21%
  • Holland, Michigan:
    • Great Lakes Energy: 5.32%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 32.38%
    • Consumers Energy: 32.38%
    • Holland BPW - Holland Board of Public Works: 29.92%
  • Hudsonville, Michigan:
    • Consumers Energy: 50.00%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Spring Lake, Michigan:
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Consumers Energy: 50.00%
  • Zeeland, Michigan:
    • Zeeland Board of Public Works: 26.22%
    • Consumers Energy: 26.22%
    • Great Lakes Energy: 21.33%
    • Wolverine Power Cooperative: 26.22%

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

FAQ

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

Ottawa County, Michigan is home to 3 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Ottawa County, Michigan?

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

There are 8 electricity providers offering service in Ottawa County, Michigan.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Ottawa County, Michigan?

The largest electricity supplier in Ottawa County, Michigan by megawatt hours sold is Holland BPW - Holland Board of Public Works.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-06-14