Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Electric Profile

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Lac qui Parle County experienced a 5.95% increase during the course of the preceding year.

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When calculating by customer count, Otter Tail Power Company is the largest supplier in Lac qui Parle County.

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Lac qui Parle County residents have an average residential electricity expense of $183.31, which is 75.56% higher than the state average bill of $104.42.

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Lac qui Parle County is ranked 1928th out of 3220 for highest polluting county in the country based on pollution per person. The county emits 4,301.25 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Lac qui Parle County is 11.57 cents. This is around 13.96% below the nationwide average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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No electricity generation takes place in Lac qui Parle County, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    75,643 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.42 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    28,487,148 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,301.25 kg

Dawson, MN Electric Overview

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Dawson's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 11.64 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the citizens, this price is lower than both the Minnesota and the United States average rates of 13.40 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $135.14 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Otter Tail Power Company is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Dawson emits 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 152nd worst polluting city out of 903 cities in the state. With total emissions of 6,968,017.36 kilograms, the city ranks 281st worst in Minnesota for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 18,502.56 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dawson

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.083/kWh$133.17/mo.$64.73/mo.
240th11.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dawson
777th$135.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dawson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dawson, Minnesota

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HD ElectricBUNDLED12.18156.25No DataIcon representing missing value.123.1915,000
Minnesota Valley Coop Light and PowerBUNDLED10.94230.68No DataIcon representing missing value.125,16213,688,300
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.13101.38No DataIcon representing missing value.542,69360,381,302
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Madison, MN Electric Overview

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Madison's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 10.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 23.67% lower than the average Minnesota rate of 13.40 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. With 971 residential customers, City of Madison Utilities is the largest supplier in the city.

For every person in the city there are 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 152nd worst in Minnesota out of 903 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 6,955,113.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Madison

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.102/kWh$157.24/mo.$113.44/mo.
35th10.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Madison
626th$113.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Madison Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Madison, Minnesota

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City of Madison UtilitiesBUNDLED8.2869.3No DataIcon representing missing value.8,119.49671,966.85
HD ElectricBUNDLED12.18156.25No DataIcon representing missing value.123.1915,000
Minnesota Valley Coop Light and PowerBUNDLED10.94230.68No DataIcon representing missing value.125,16213,688,300
Western Area Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Bellingham, MN Electric Overview

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Bellingham has an average residential electricity rate of 11.65 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 13.39% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The Minnesota average monthly residential electric bill is $104.42, while the Bellingham average is 24.34% more at $129.84 per month. This is the 740th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Minnesota. Bellingham has the 660th highest population in Minnesota, with 233 citizens residing in the city.

Bellingham emits 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 152nd worst polluting city out of 903 cities in the state. With total emissions of 1,002,190.15 kilograms, the city ranks 647th worst in Minnesota for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 2,661.17 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bellingham

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.083/kWh$133.17/mo.$64.73/mo.
245th11.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bellingham
740th$129.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bellingham Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bellingham, Minnesota

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HD ElectricBUNDLED12.18156.25No DataIcon representing missing value.123.1915,000
Minnesota Valley Coop Light and PowerBUNDLED10.94230.68No DataIcon representing missing value.125,16213,688,300
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.13101.38No DataIcon representing missing value.542,69360,381,302
Western Area Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Details

Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Net Metering

About 75.00% of the electricity suppliers in Lac qui Parle County offer net metering to their customers. Residents of Minnesota have highly favorable net metering laws that allow them to take advantage of additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Lac qui Parle County is about 4.24% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 2.22%, resulting in a rank of 1395th best in the United States and a state rank of 60th best out of 3220 and 87 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Lac qui Parle County:

  • Bellingham, Minnesota:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.33%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 32.81%
    • Minnesota Valley Coop Light and Power: 0.53%
    • HD Electric: 33.33%
  • Boyd, Minnesota:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.33%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 31.85%
    • Minnesota Valley Coop Light and Power: 1.48%
    • HD Electric: 33.33%
  • Dawson, Minnesota:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.33%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 30.08%
    • Minnesota Valley Coop Light and Power: 3.26%
    • HD Electric: 33.33%
  • Louisburg, Minnesota:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.33%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 33.33%
    • HD Electric: 33.33%
  • Madison, Minnesota:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.21%
    • Minnesota Valley Coop Light and Power: 0.37%
    • HD Electric: 33.21%
    • City of Madison Utilities: 33.21%
  • Marietta, Minnesota:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.33%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 31.18%
    • Minnesota Valley Coop Light and Power: 2.15%
    • HD Electric: 33.33%
  • Nassau, Minnesota:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.34%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 33.33%
    • HD Electric: 33.34%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota?

There are 4 electricity companies offering service in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota?

The largest electricity company in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota by megawatt hours sold is Otter Tail Power Company.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota?

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1Otter Tail Power Company8,160
2Minnesota Valley Coop Light and Power1,827
3HD Electric6

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16