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Cass County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cass County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

With a population of 29,917 residents, Cass County is the 1484th most populated county in the United States.

Cass County is ranked as the 1752nd largest producer of electricity out of 3230 counties in the United States for electricity generation, producing 16,227 megawatt hours.

Renewable electricity sources account for 100.00%, or 16,227 megawatt hours, of Cass County's total energy production.

Hydroelectric power now accounts for 100.00% of the electricity generated in the county after a 9.20% in electricity generated using hydroelectric power.

Citizens in the county use roughly 2143.71% of the total amount of the electricity that the county generates.

At an average residential price of 14.62 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 16.02 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Cass County benefit from a 8.70% discount from the national average.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    347,859 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.63 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    16,227 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    16,227 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.54 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    117,565,412 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,929.72 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Lake Shore

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Residential Bundled Electricity Prices

Lake Shore Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

13.99¢ per kWh

  • 1.27% higher than last month
  • 10.77% higher than February last year
  • 2.27% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 14.88% lower than the US average
  • 345th in the state out of 910 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 45 since February last year
  • 14,124th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,495 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 6,454 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.79¢ per kWh

  • 0.83% higher than last month
  • 2.06% higher than February last year
  • 4.67% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 16.55% lower than the US average
  • 307th in the state out of 910 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since February last year
  • 12,249th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,622 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 101 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$109.66 per month

  • 17.22% lower than last month
  • 3.38% higher than February last year
  • 1.23% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 16.88% lower than the US average
  • 529th in the state out of 910 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 115 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 62 since February last year
  • 8,313th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 568 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,576 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$107.99 per month

  • 0.28% higher than last month
  • 0.51% higher than February last year
  • 6.72% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 20.43% lower than the US average
  • 562nd in the state out of 910 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 15 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 122 since February last year
  • 5,368th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 125 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 12 since February last year

Lake Shore, MN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Lake Shore, resulting in the city ranking 307th out of 915 cities in Minnesota. Minnesota Power sells an estimated 17,513.21 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $107.99 per month, while the Minnesota average is $111.73.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Lake Shore averages 4,122 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 4,291,005.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 344th worst in Minnesota for total pollution. The electricity used in Lake Shore has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Shore

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.101/kWh$132.47/mo.$75.60/mo.
307th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Shore
562nd$107.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Shore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Shore, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Crow Wing PowerBUNDLED13.42113.86411,780.2955,246,191.59
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED14.5496.22997,625.02145,011,477

East Gull Lake, MN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.18 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of East Gull Lake, resulting in the city ranking 334th out of 915 cities in Minnesota. With a population of 961 residents, the city is the 361st largest city in Minnesota. Minnesota Power is the largest vendor in the city based on residential customer count.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. East Gull Lake averages 4,122 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 3,961,245.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 353rd worst in Minnesota for total pollution. The electricity used in East Gull Lake has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Gull Lake

East Gull Lake residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.084/kWh$134.47/mo.$60.30/mo.
334th14.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Gull Lake
272nd$101.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Gull Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Gull Lake, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Crow Wing PowerBUNDLED13.42113.86411,780.2955,246,191.59
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED14.5496.22997,625.02145,011,477

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Walker, MN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.48 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Walker, resulting in the city ranking 367th out of 915 cities in Minnesota. With a population of 949 residents, the city is the 365th largest city in Minnesota. Minnesota Power is the largest vendor in the city based on residential customer count.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Walker averages 4,122 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 3,911,781.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 357th worst in Minnesota for total pollution. The electricity used in Walker has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Walker

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.076/kWh$144.00/mo.$59.46/mo.
367th14.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Walker
521st$106.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Walker Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Walker, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Beltrami Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.23167.84266,927.2337,988,182.74
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED14.5496.22997,625.02145,011,477

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Electricity Production in Cass County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Cass County, Minnesota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cass County MN Conventional Hydroelectric 9,731
Cass County MN Conventional Hydroelectric 6,496

Cass County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Cass County averages 3,929.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which ranks them 1972nd worst in the United States out of 3230 counties for emissions efficiency. A total of 117,565,411.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year. Conventional Hydroelectric is the primary fuel in Cass County, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel type. Cass County is home to 2 power plants, which is 56th highest in the state.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Cass County, Minnesota Net Metering

There are 6 companies in Cass County providing electricity. Of those 6, 6 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Minnesota has highly favorable laws for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar.

Energy Loss

The county has 5 electricity providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these providers is 4.29%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Cass County is ranked as the 1105th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Cass County:

  • Backus, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 100.00%
  • Bena, Minnesota:
    • Lake Country Power: 100.00%
  • Boy River, Minnesota:
    • Lake Country Power: 100.00%
  • Cass Lake, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%
  • Chickamaw Beach, Minnesota:
    • Crow Wing Power: 52.16%
    • Minnesota Power: 47.84%
  • East Gull Lake, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 68.48%
    • Crow Wing Power: 31.52%
  • Federal Dam, Minnesota:
    • Lake Country Power: 100.00%
  • Hackensack, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 89.37%
    • Crow Wing Power: 10.63%
  • Lake Shore, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 33.31%
    • Crow Wing Power: 66.69%
  • Longville, Minnesota:
    • Crow Wing Power: 94.36%
    • Lake Country Power: 5.64%
  • Motley, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 100.00%
  • Pillager, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 100.00%
  • Pine River, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 100.00%
  • Remer, Minnesota:
    • Lake Country Power: 100.00%
  • Walker, Minnesota:
    • Beltrami Electric Cooperative: 13.78%
    • Minnesota Power: 86.22%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Cass County, Minnesota?

Cass County, Minnesota has 6 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are located in Cass County, Minnesota?

There are 2 active electricity plants in Cass County, Minnesota

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Cass County, Minnesota?

The largest electricity supplier in Cass County, Minnesota by megawatt hours sold is Minnesota Power.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cass County, Minnesota?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Crow Wing Power18,111
2Minnesota Power8,571
3Lake Country Power4,752
4Beltrami Electric Cooperative1,185
5Todd-Wadena Electric1,034
6Itasca Mantrap902

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-05-12