Washtenaw County, Michigan Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Washtenaw County, Michigan Electricity Overview

Washtenaw County produces 235,777.37 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 399th in the United States out of 3221 counties for total natural gas production.

Washtenaw County ranks 6th out of 83 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its citizens using over 3,700,000 megawatt hours.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Washtenaw County's average price is 23.50% above that at 17.86 cents per kilowatt hour.

With 1,376 megawatt generated from solar power and 372,258 citizens in Washtenaw County, the county averages 0 megawatt hours produced from solar per capita, which gives it a ranking of 821st in the nation out of 3221 counties.

Washtenaw County has seen a rise in electricity production from solar power of 7.17% year over year.

There was a 2.11% rise in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the last 12 months in Washtenaw County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,723,623 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    312,829 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    74,373 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    238,456 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.84 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,812,037,159 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,867.69 kg

Ann Arbor, MI Electricity Overview

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Ann Arbor's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 18.13 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 2.73% higher than Michigan's average price of 17.64 cents, which ranks the city 561st best average for electricity price out of 746 cities in Michigan. Ann Arbor produces 16.82% of the electricity consumed in the city and must power from plants outside of their city boundaries or rural area power plants. The city is the 30th highest generating city out of 746 cities in the state, averaging 1.68 megawatt hours produced per person.

Ann Arbor is the 6th highest ranked city in the state out of 746 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 558,057,474.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 727th worst in Michigan for emissions per resident from electricity use, with an average of 4,505.88 kilograms of emissions per person. Natural Gas is the primary fuel in Ann Arbor, with 99.97% of electricity generation coming from the fuel. Ann Arbor has 2 power generation plants, which is the 5th most for a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.185/kWh$0.149/kWh$191.48/mo.$73.02/mo.
561st18.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ann Arbor
242nd$120.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ann Arbor Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ann Arbor, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
DTE EnergyBUNDLED18.13120.7416,336,6562,961,192,484
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

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Ypsilanti, MI Electricity Overview

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Ypsilanti's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 18.13 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 2.73% higher than Michigan's average price of 17.64 cents, which ranks the city 561st best average for electricity price out of 746 cities in Michigan. Ypsilanti produces 13.33% of the electricity consumed in the city and must power from plants outside of their city boundaries or rural area power plants. The city is the 31st highest generating city out of 746 cities in the state, averaging 1.33 megawatt hours produced per person.

Ypsilanti is the 62nd highest ranked city in the state out of 746 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 95,369,224.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 722nd worst in Michigan for emissions per resident from electricity use, with an average of 4,618.81 kilograms of emissions per person. Natural Gas is the primary fuel in Ypsilanti, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel. Ypsilanti has one power generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ypsilanti

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.185/kWh$0.149/kWh$191.48/mo.$73.02/mo.
561st18.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ypsilanti
242nd$120.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ypsilanti Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ypsilanti, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
DTE EnergyBUNDLED18.13120.7416,336,6562,961,192,484
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

South Lyon, MI Electricity Overview

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South Lyon's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 18.13 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 2.73% higher than Michigan's average price of 17.64 cents, which ranks the city 561st best average for electricity price out of 746 cities in Michigan. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is DTE Energy.

South Lyon is the 89th highest ranked city in the state out of 746 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 58,022,221.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 4,939.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 95th worst in Michigan for emissions per capita. In South Lyon, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in South Lyon

South Lyon residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.185/kWh$0.149/kWh$191.48/mo.$73.02/mo.
561st18.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Lyon
242nd$120.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Lyon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Lyon, Michigan

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
DTE EnergyBUNDLED18.13120.7416,336,6562,961,192,484
Spartan Renewable EnergyENERGY
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY

Electricity Production in Washtenaw County, Michigan

Power Plants in Washtenaw County, Michigan

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
University of MichiganUniversity of Michigan (100.00%)
Ann Arbor MI Natural Gas 186,03143,966,188.61236.34
GRS Arbor HillsGas Recovery Systems Inc (100.00%)
Washtenaw County MI Landfill Gas 72,99768,462,052.56937.87
East. Michigan Univ. Heating PlantEast. Michigan Univ. Heating Plant (100.00%)
Ypsilanti MI Natural Gas 27,522.326,964,920.9253.06
Warner LambertUniversity of Michigan NCampus Research (100.00%)
Ann Arbor MI Natural Gas 22,2905,175,569.43232.19
Washtenaw County MI Distillate Fuel Oil 2,6133,095,928.571,184.82
Domino Farms SolarDTE Energy (100.00%)
Washtenaw County MI Solar 1,376

Washtenaw County, Michigan Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

When considering electricity production, Washtenaw County's top fuel source is Natural Gas, making up 235,777.37 megawatt hours, or 75.37% of production in the county. Landfill Gas and Distillate Fuel Oil make up the next highest amounts at 72,997 megawatt hours (23.33%) and 2,678.95 megawatt hours (0.86%), respectively. The county's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,812,037,159 kilograms, which is 7th largest emissions amount in the state out of 83 counties. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the county, which amounts to 4,867.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks the county as the 1532nd highest polluting county in the nation. Washtenaw County is home to 6 power plants, which is the 7th highest number of plants within a county in Michigan.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
75.37%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
23.33%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.86%
SOLAR
Solar
0.44%

Washtenaw County, Michigan Net Metering

Washtenaw County has 3 out of 6 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Michigan has poor state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Washtenaw County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.79% of electricity produced. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.81%, resulting in a rank of 1696th best in the country and a state rank of 62nd best out of 3221 and 83 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Washtenaw County:

  • Ann Arbor, Michigan:
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Residents Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • DTE Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
  • Barton Hills, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Residents Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • DTE Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
  • Chelsea, Michigan:
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.37%
    • Freedom Energy: 11.37%
    • Homeworks Tri-County: 8.65%
    • Chelsea, Michigan Electric Utility: 11.37%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.37%
    • Consumers Energy: 11.00%
    • DTE Energy: 0.37%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.37%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.37%
    • Residents Energy: 0.37%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.37%
  • Dexter, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • DTE Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Residents Energy: 12.50%
  • Manchester, Michigan:
    • Eligo Energy: 14.29%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 14.29%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 14.29%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 14.29%
    • Consumers Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
  • Milan, Michigan:
    • Freedom Energy: 11.53%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 11.53%
    • Eligo Energy: 11.53%
    • Midwest Energy & Communications: 7.72%
    • DTE Energy: 11.53%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 11.53%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 11.53%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 11.53%
    • Residents Energy: 11.53%
  • Saline, Michigan:
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Residents Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • DTE Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
  • South Lyon, Michigan:
    • DTE Energy: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Residents Energy: 12.50%
  • Ypsilanti, Michigan:
    • Realgy Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Residents Energy: 12.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 12.50%
    • Spartan Renewable Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 12.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 12.50%
    • DTE Energy: 12.50%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Washtenaw County, Michigan?

By total megawatt hours sold, DTE Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Washtenaw County, Michigan.

Which electricity companies offer service in Washtenaw County, Michigan?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1DTE Energy164,200
2Consumers Energy9,710
3Chelsea, Michigan Electric Utility2,618
4Homeworks Tri-County416
5Strategic Energy LLC16

How many power plants are in Washtenaw County, Michigan?

There are 6 electricity plants located in Washtenaw County, Michigan

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

Washtenaw County, Michigan has 6 electricity companies operating in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-10-18