St. Joseph County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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St. Joseph County, Michigan Electricity Overview

St. Joseph County produces 96.21% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 0.18 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

In St. Joseph County, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production has fallen by 8.09% within the previous year.

Releasing 295,585,953.71 kilograms of CO2 gases, St. Joseph County has the 27th worst pollution level due to electricity consumption of any county in the state.

Natural gas accounts for 2.96% of the electricity generation in St. Joseph County, giving it a ranking of 790th countrywide out of 3221 counties for total natural gas generation.

While the national average residential rate of electricity is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, St. Joseph County's average is 10.18% higher at 15.93 cents per kilowatt hour.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in St. Joseph County is Indiana Michigan Power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    609,561 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    11,717 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    11,273 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    444 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.19 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    295,585,954 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,850.52 kg

Sturgis, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Sturgis is about 15.40 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is less than the state average rate of 17.64 cents per kilowatt hour, it is above the US average of 14.46 cents. Sturgis produces 0.40% of the electricity used in the city and must import power from neighboring cities and counties or rural area power generation facilities. The power grid in the city has an average of 2.05 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting around 274.3 minutes. The national averages of these two data points are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Emissions in Sturgis average 4,951.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 16th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 54,872,197.99 kilograms, which is the 95th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city has one power producing plant. For the purpose of electricity production, Sturgis' top fuel type is Natural Gas, making up 78.11%, or 346.81 megawatt hours of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sturgis

Sturgis 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.
68th15.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sturgis
666th$126.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sturgis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sturgis, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Consumers EnergyBUNDLED18.07121.4113,252,8762,394,986,674
Midwest Energy & CommunicationsBUNDLED14.70157.24370,96954,529,700
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Sturgis ElectricBUNDLED14.3598.5444450,0197,179,000

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Three Rivers, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Three Rivers is about 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is less than the state average rate of 17.64 cents per kilowatt hour, it is above the US average of 14.46 cents. Indiana Michigan Power is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Three Rivers average is 8.60% more at $141.02 per month.

Emissions in Three Rivers average 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 95th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 39,384,571.19 kilograms, which is the 124th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Three Rivers have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Three Rivers

Three Rivers residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.099/kWh$181.89/mo.$81.17/mo.
127th16.01¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Three Rivers
710th$141.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Three Rivers Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Three Rivers, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED16.01141.021,184,564189,693,750

Constantine, MI Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Constantine is about 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is less than the state average rate of 17.64 cents per kilowatt hour, it is above the US average of 14.46 cents. Constantine produces 24.80% of the electricity used in the city and must import power from neighboring cities and counties or rural area power generation facilities. Indiana Michigan Power has an estimated 6,865 total residential customers, more than all other electricity suppliers in the city.

Emissions in Constantine average 3,714.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 737th worst polluting city out of 746 cities in Michigan based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 7,232,452.07 kilograms, which is the 356th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city has one power producing plant. For the purpose of electricity production, Constantine's top fuel type is Conventional Hydroelectric, making up 100.00%, or 4,830 megawatt hours of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Constantine

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.099/kWh$181.89/mo.$81.17/mo.
127th16.01¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Constantine
710th$141.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Constantine Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Constantine, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Indiana Michigan PowerBUNDLED16.01141.024,8301,184,564189,693,750

Electricity Production in St. Joseph County, Michigan

Power Plants in St. Joseph County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
St. Joseph County MI Conventional Hydroelectric 6,443
Constantine MI Conventional Hydroelectric 4,830
Sturgis City Diesel PlantSturgis Electric (100.00%)
Sturgis MI Natural Gas 444349,228.88786.55

St. Joseph County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. St. Joseph County averages 4,850.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 1539th worst in the US out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the county are 295,585,953.71 kilograms, which is the 27th worst total amount of emissions for any county in Michigan. The county has 3 power producing plants, which is 740th most in the country. St. Joseph County's main fuel type used for electricity production is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county produces 11,273 megawatt hours from this fuel type. Natural Gas and Distillate Fuel Oil make up the next highest amounts at 2.96% and 0.83%, respectively.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
96.21%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
2.96%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.83%

St. Joseph County, Michigan Net Metering

There are 6 companies in St. Joseph County providing electricity. Of those 6, 50.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state of Michigan has bad state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for providers in St. Joseph County is 5.01%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Consumers Energy, Sturgis Electric, and Midwest Energy & Communications. With a state average energy loss of 3.81%, St. Joseph County is the 72nd best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in St. Joseph County:

  • Burr Oak, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Midwest Energy & Communications: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
  • Centreville, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Sturgis Electric: 12.50%
  • Colon, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Midwest Energy & Communications: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
  • Constantine, Michigan:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 100.00%
  • Mendon, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Consumers Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Midwest Energy & Communications: 12.50%
  • Sturgis, Michigan:
    • Realgy Energy Services: 9.93%
    • Eligo Energy: 9.93%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 9.93%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 9.93%
    • Consumers Energy: 9.93%
    • Sturgis Electric: 15.24%
    • Midwest Energy & Communications: 15.24%
    • Freedom Energy: 9.93%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 9.93%
  • Three Rivers, Michigan:
    • Indiana Michigan Power: 100.00%
  • White Pigeon, Michigan:
    • Midwest Energy & Communications: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are in St. Joseph County, Michigan?

St. Joseph County, Michigan has 3 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest provider in St. Joseph County, Michigan?

The largest electricity company in St. Joseph County, Michigan by megawatt hours sold is Indiana Michigan Power.

What electricity companies offer service in St. Joseph County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Indiana Michigan Power22,532
2Consumers Energy18,394
3Sturgis Electric5,772
4Midwest Energy & Communications4,381
5Strategic Energy LLC7

How many electric companies offer service in St. Joseph County, Michigan?

There are 6 electricity providers operating in St. Joseph County, Michigan.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-10-18