Electric Rates & Providers in Lyon County, MN

Lyon County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lyon County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

Within the last year, Lyon County saw a 6.88% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

Marshall Municipal Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in Lyon County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Lyon County is the 1637th largest county by population in the United States, with 25,477 citizens residing within its borders.

Lyon County is the 12th highest producing county in the state out of 87 counties when it comes to megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuels.

Citizens of Lyon County consume enough electricity to emit 1,288.98 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, which is the 2827th highest amount of pollution from electric consumption for a county in the US.

With 200,424 megawatt hours generated using solar, Lyon County ranks 1st in Minnesota out of 87 counties for solar power electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    294,427 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.56 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    200,424 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    200,424 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.87 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    32,839,402 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,288.98 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Marshall

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Marshall Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

9.98¢ per kWh

  • 2.63% higher than last month
  • 3.73% higher than April last year
  • 33.79% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 40.96% lower than the US average
  • 121st in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 33 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 731st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 22 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 182 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

9.86¢ per kWh

  • 0.3% higher than last month
  • 3.69% higher than April last year
  • 33.72% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 38.86% lower than the US average
  • 4th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 524th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 7 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 60 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$74.66 per month

  • 10.46% lower than last month
  • 3.11% lower than April last year
  • 21.21% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 33.78% lower than the US average
  • 139th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 94 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 14 since April last year
  • 2,253rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 192 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 743 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$87.36 per month

  • 0.23% lower than last month
  • 0.41% higher than April last year
  • 20.71% lower than the Minnesota average
  • 35.8% lower than the US average
  • 40th in the state out of 896 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 1,599th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 10 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 845 since April last year

Marshall, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Marshall home are paying a residential electricity rate of 9.86 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 33.72% lower than Minnesota's average rate of 14.87 cents, which ranks the city 4th best for average electricity price out of 915 cities in the state. Marshall Municipal Utilities has an estimated 5,769 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $87.36. This is 36.70% below the nationwide average of $138.02.

Emissions in Marshall average 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 151st highest polluting city out of 915 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 55,422,899.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 81st highest for total pollution in Minnesota. The residents of Marshall must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Marshall

Marshall residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.104/kWh$0.084/kWh$110.24/mo.$69.96/mo.
4th9.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Marshall
40th$87.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Marshall Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Marshall, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Marshall Municipal UtilitiesBUNDLED9.8587.3676.4457,231.665,635,855.23

Minneota, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Minneota home are paying a residential electricity rate of 11.09 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 25.45% lower than Minnesota's average rate of 14.87 cents, which ranks the city 107th best for average electricity price out of 915 cities in the state. Otter Tail Power Company has an estimated 97 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $95.03. This is 31.15% below the nationwide average of $138.02.

Emissions in Minneota average 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 151st highest polluting city out of 915 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 5,220,120.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 313th highest for total pollution in Minnesota. The residents of Minneota must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Minneota

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.083/kWh$152.17/mo.$64.73/mo.
107th11.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Minneota
137th$95.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Minneota Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Minneota, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.0495.03516,731.5357,068,640

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Cottonwood, MN Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Cottonwood home are paying a residential electricity rate of 16.67 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 12.09% higher than Minnesota's average rate of 14.87 cents, which ranks the city 867th best for average electricity price out of 915 cities in the state. Northern States Power Company has an estimated 301 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $101.76. This is 26.27% below the nationwide average of $138.02.

Emissions in Cottonwood average 4,037.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 151st highest polluting city out of 915 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 4,683,170.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 333rd highest for total pollution in Minnesota. The residents of Cottonwood must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cottonwood

Cottonwood residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.173/kWh$0.121/kWh$143.27/mo.$66.47/mo.
867th16.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cottonwood
466th$101.76Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cottonwood Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cottonwood, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED16.68101.718,918,772.061,487,259,077

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Electricity Production in Lyon County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Lyon County, Minnesota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Marshall Solar Energy ProjectNextEra Energy (200.00%)
Lyon County MN Solar 100,212

Lyon County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Lyon County average 1,288.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, making them the 2827th worst polluting county based on pollution per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 32,839,401.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the county the 2515th highest for total emissions in the United States. About 100.00% of electricity in Lyon County comes from generation using Solar. Lyon County is home to one electricity generation plant.

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Lyon County, Minnesota Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Lyon County include Marshall Municipal Utilities, Northern States Power Company, and Otter Tail Power Company Minnesota has some of the best regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The county has 4 electricity providers who report energy loss from their power grid. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 3.31%. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Lyon County receiving a rank of 482nd best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Lyon County:

  • Balaton, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Cottonwood, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Florence, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Garvin, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Ghent, Minnesota:
    • Lyon-Lincoln Electric Cooperative: 25.89%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 74.11%
  • Lynd, Minnesota:
    • Lyon-Lincoln Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Marshall, Minnesota:
    • Marshall Municipal Utilities: 100.00%
  • Minneota, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%
  • Russell, Minnesota:
    • Lyon-Lincoln Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Taunton, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 93.94%
    • Minnesota Valley Coop Light and Power: 6.06%

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

FAQ

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

There is one active electricity plant located in Lyon County, Minnesota

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

There are 6 electricity providers operating in Lyon County, Minnesota.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Lyon County, Minnesota by total revenue is Marshall Municipal Utilities.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lyon County, Minnesota?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-05