Cass County, Minnesota Electric Profile

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Cass County produces 24,118 megawatt hours from hydroelectric facilities in the last 12 months, which gives them a rank of 8th highest in the state out of 87 counties for total hydroelectric generation.

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With 29,779 residents within its borders and 24,118 megawatt hours produced each year, Cass County has a megawatt hour per capita production of 0.81 megawatt hours. The city is 1501st largest megawatt hour per capita amount in the United States.

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At an average residential rate of 13.34 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Cass County benefit from a 0.85% discount from the nationwide average rate.

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Cass County experienced a 4.63% rise during the most recent 12 months.

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Cass County has the 1601st highest electricity production in the US out of 3220 counties, generating 24,118 megawatt hours.

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Citizens in Cass County pay $123.43 per month for residential electricity, compared to the state average of $104.42.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    340,116 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.42 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    24,118 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    24,118 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.81 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    119,004,005 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,996.24 kg

Lake Shore, MN Electric Overview

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On average, Lake Shore's residential electricity rate is 12.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.35% below the state's average price of 13.40 cents. This makes the city 349th out of 903 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Minnesota Power. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $100.33. This is 16.56% lower than the nationwide average of $120.24.

Around 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 152nd highest polluter in Minnesota out of 903 cities. A total of 4,382,968.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 346th worst in Minnesota for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Lake Shore must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Shore

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.070/kWh$110.26/mo.$46.58/mo.
349th12.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Shore
473rd$100.33Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Shore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Shore, Minnesota

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Crow Wing PowerBUNDLED12.16107.64No DataIcon representing missing value.449,99854,737,000
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED12.1285.68No DataIcon representing missing value.1,053,713127,690,063

East Gull Lake, MN Electric Overview

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East Gull Lake has an average residential electricity rate of 12.13 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 9.47% lower than the state's average rate of 13.40 cents, resulting in the city ranking 344th out of 903 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. East Gull Lake is the 364th largest city in Minnesota, with a population of 995. Minnesota Power has 430 total residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers in the city.

East Gull Lake emits 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 152nd worst polluting city out of 903 cities in Minnesota based on emissions per capita. A total of 4,279,739.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 349th highest in the state for total pollution. The city has no power generation plants.

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 Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.070/kWh$110.26/mo.$46.58/mo.
344th12.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Gull Lake
365th$92.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Gull Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Gull Lake, Minnesota

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Crow Wing PowerBUNDLED12.16107.64No DataIcon representing missing value.449,99854,737,000
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED12.1285.68No DataIcon representing missing value.1,053,713127,690,063

Walker, MN Electric Overview

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Walker's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.23 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 13.40 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average monthly residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $90.74 per month. Minnesota Power is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

On average, Walker residents emit 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 152nd highest polluting city out of 903 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 4,034,568.08 kilograms, the city ranks 360th worst in Minnesota for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Walker

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.070/kWh$110.26/mo.$46.58/mo.
362nd12.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Walker
317th$90.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Walker Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Walker, Minnesota

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Beltrami Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.94167.29No DataIcon representing missing value.287,06140,024,300
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED12.1285.68No DataIcon representing missing value.1,053,713127,690,063

Energy Production in Cass County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Cass County, Minnesota

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Cass County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Cass County emits 3,996.24 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 53rd highest polluting county out of 87 counties in Minnesota and 2049th out of 3220 counties nationally. A total of 119,004,004.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county a year. Over 100.00% of electricity in Cass County comes from generation using Conventional Hydroelectric. Cass County isp home to 2 electricity plants, which is 1044th most in the country and 1042nd most when considering power plants per capita.

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Cass County, Minnesota Net Metering

Cass County has 6 out of 6 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Minnesota has highly favorable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 5 companies in Cass County that report energy loss. Combined, these 5 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.74% of electricity generated. With a state average energy loss of 2.22%, Cass County is the 73rd best county in Minnesota 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: 86.31%
    • Beltrami Electric Cooperative: 13.69%
  • Chickamaw Beach, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 47.76%
    • Crow Wing Power: 52.24%
  • 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: 89.27%
    • Crow Wing Power: 10.73%
  • Lake Shore, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 33.28%
    • Crow Wing Power: 66.72%
  • Longville, Minnesota:
    • Lake Country Power: 5.71%
    • Crow Wing Power: 94.29%
  • Motley, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 36.80%
    • Randall, Minnesota Electric Utility: 31.60%
    • Pierz, Minnesota Electric Utility: 31.60%
  • Pillager, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 100.00%
  • Pine River, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 84.55%
    • Crow Wing Power: 15.45%
  • Remer, Minnesota:
    • Lake Country Power: 100.00%
  • Walker, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 93.80%
    • Beltrami Electric Cooperative: 6.20%

* 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?

There are 6 electricity providers serving customers in Cass County, Minnesota.

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Minnesota Power is the largest electricity provider in Cass County, Minnesota.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cass County, Minnesota?

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1Crow Wing Power19,070
2Minnesota Power8,417
3Lake Country Power5,062
4Beltrami Electric Cooperative1,256
5Todd-Wadena Electric1,096
6Itasca Mantrap958

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

Cass County, Minnesota has 2 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16