Saginaw County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Saginaw County, Michigan Electricity Overview

While the national average residential electricity rate is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Saginaw County's average rate is 24.97% above that at 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour.

Saginaw County has a population of 190,124 residents.

The usage of renewable fuel sources for electricity production in Saginaw County grew by 36.22% last year.

Saginaw County is 42nd in the state out of 83 counties for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 0.17 megawatt hours per person each year.

Averaging generation of 0.17 megawatt hours per resident per year, Saginaw County ranks 56 out of 83 counties in generation per capita in Michigan.

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

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,901,773 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    32,338 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    32,338 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.17 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    931,231,667 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,898.02 kg

Saginaw, MI Electricity Overview

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Saginaw averages a residential electricity rate of 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.42% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents. This makes the city 340th lowest for average electricity price out of 746 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

On average, Saginaw citizens emit 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 95th highest polluting city out of 746 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 218,346,521.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 27th highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Saginaw has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Saginaw

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

Electric Companies With Service in Saginaw, 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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Freeland CDP, MI Electricity Overview

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Freeland CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.42% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents. This makes the city 340th lowest for average electricity price out of 746 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

On average, Freeland CDP citizens emit 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 95th highest polluting city out of 746 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 37,690,239.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 131st highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Freeland CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Freeland CDP

Freeland CDP 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 Freeland CDP
378th$121.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Freeland CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Freeland CDP, 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

Shields CDP, MI Electricity Overview

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Shields CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.42% more than the state's average price of 17.64 cents. This makes the city 340th lowest for average electricity price out of 746 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Consumers Energy.

On average, Shields CDP citizens emit 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 95th highest polluting city out of 746 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 34,751,092.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 142nd highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Shields CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shields CDP

Shields CDP 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 Shields CDP
378th$121.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shields CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shields CDP, 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 Saginaw County, Michigan

Power Plants in Saginaw County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Peoples Generating StationNorth American Natural Res (100.00%)
Saginaw County MI Landfill Gas 20,4938,037,629.34392.21
Geddes 1 Solar, LLCGeddes 1 Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Saginaw County MI Solar 4,050
Stoneheart Solar, LLCStoneheart Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Saginaw County MI Solar 3,927
Geddes 2 Solar, LLCGeddes 2 Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Saginaw County MI Solar 3,868

Saginaw County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Saginaw County citizens emit 4,898.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 1525th highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the nation. This adds up to total emissions of 931,231,666.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 14th highest for total pollution in the state. The county has 4 power producing plants within its borders. This is the 568th highest number of power plants within a single county in the country. For electricity generation purposes, Saginaw County's top fuel is Landfill Gas, making up 20,493 megawatt hours, or 63.37% of production in the county.

LANDFILL GAS
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Landfill Gas
63.37%
SOLAR
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36.63%

Saginaw County, Michigan Net Metering

Approximately 33.33% of the electric companies in Saginaw County offer net metering to their consumers. Michigan has poor regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

Saginaw County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 4.72% of their energy lost per year. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Saginaw County a rank of 51st best in the state out of 83.

Power Companies in Saginaw County, Michigan

Providers In Each City in Saginaw County:

  • Birch Run, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
  • Chesaning, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
  • Frankenmuth, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
  • Merrill, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
  • Oakley, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
  • Saginaw, Michigan:
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
  • St. Charles, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
  • Zilwaukee, Michigan:
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom 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 Saginaw County, Michigan?

The largest electricity company in Saginaw County, Michigan by total customer count is Consumers Energy.

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

Saginaw County, Michigan has 3 electricity providers offering service in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Saginaw County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Consumers Energy50,820
2Strategic Energy LLC18

How many power plants are in Saginaw County, Michigan?

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

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