Pine County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Pine County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

During the course of the last year, Pine County had a 4.03% decline in CO2 emissions per capita.

Pine County generates 0.36% of their required electricity and must bring in the remaining 99.64% from neighboring counties.

Pine County generates 0.04 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 1874th highest county out of 3221 counties in the US for production per capita.

Releasing 121,897,664 kilograms of CO2 gases, Pine County has the 30th worst pollution level from electricity use out of 87 counties in the state.

Pine County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 5.83% above the national average rate, at 15.30 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents.

Pine County is the 26th highest county in Minnesota for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 0.04 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuels.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    335,931 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.63 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,221 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,221 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.04 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    121,897,664 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,221.42 kg

Pine City, MN Electricity Overview

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Pine City's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 15.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.25% higher than Minnesota's average rate of 13.81 cents and 7.23% more than the US average of 14.46 cents. Selling an estimated 1,086.29 megawatt hours each year, East Central Energy is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Pine City average is 5.91% higher at $137.54 per month.

Emissions in Pine City average 4,189.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 726th worst polluting city out of 915 cities in Minnesota based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity consumption is 13,113,032.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 203rd largest emissions amount in Minnesota. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pine City

Pine City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.182/kWh$0.120/kWh$176.56/mo.$107.27/mo.
879th15.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pine City
775th$137.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pine City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pine City, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
East Central EnergyBUNDLED15.51137.54550,23385,319,158

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Sandstone, MN Electricity Overview

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Sandstone's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 13.82 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, unfortunately for their inhabitants, 0.05% more than Minnesota's average price of 13.81 cents, which ranks the city 402nd best for average electricity price out of 915 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 19,146.27 megawatt hours each year, Minnesota Power is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Sandstone average is 25.19% less at $97.14 per month.

Emissions in Sandstone average 4,189.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 53rd worst polluting city out of 915 cities in Minnesota based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity consumption is 10,314,468.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 227th largest emissions amount in Minnesota. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sandstone

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.070/kWh$127.20/mo.$46.58/mo.
402nd13.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sandstone
284th$97.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sandstone Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sandstone, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED13.8297.141,055,232145,839,987

Hinckley, MN Electricity Overview

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Hinckley's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 14.15 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, unfortunately for their inhabitants, 2.40% more than Minnesota's average price of 13.81 cents, which ranks the city 516th best for average electricity price out of 915 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 10,948.15 megawatt hours each year, Minnesota Power is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Hinckley average is 19.20% less at $104.92 per month.

Emissions in Hinckley average 4,189.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 53rd worst polluting city out of 915 cities in Minnesota based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity consumption is 7,976,745.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 261st largest emissions amount in Minnesota. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hinckley

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.165/kWh$0.091/kWh$134.54/mo.$59.27/mo.
516th14.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hinckley
437th$104.92Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hinckley Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hinckley, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
East Central EnergyBUNDLED15.51137.54550,23385,319,158
Minnesota PowerBUNDLED13.8297.141,055,232145,839,987

Electricity Production in Pine County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Pine County, Minnesota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Pine County MN Distillate Fuel Oil 1,2211,362,312.291,115.73

Pine County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Pine County average 4,221.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 1932nd worst polluting county in the country based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total pollution of the county from electricity consumption is 121,897,664 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 1633rd highest amount in the nation. Distillate Fuel Oil is the primary fuel type in Pine County, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel. Pine County has one power generation plant within its borders.

DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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Pine County, Minnesota Net Metering

Pine County has 3 out of 3 electricity suppliers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Residents of Minnesota have great net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Pine County has 3 providers who report energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss amount for these suppliers is 4.54%. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Pine County a rank of 69th best in Minnesota out of 87 counties.

Power Companies in Pine County, Minnesota

Providers In Each City in Pine County:

  • Askov, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 100.00%
  • Bruno, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 84.46%
    • East Central Energy: 15.54%
  • Denham, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 62.22%
    • East Central Energy: 37.78%
  • Finlayson, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 22.25%
    • East Central Energy: 77.75%
  • Grasston, Minnesota:
    • East Central Energy: 100.00%
  • Henriette, Minnesota:
    • East Central Energy: 100.00%
  • Hinckley, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 80.74%
    • East Central Energy: 19.26%
  • Kerrick, Minnesota:
    • East Central Energy: 8.05%
    • Minnesota Power: 91.95%
  • Pine City, Minnesota:
    • East Central Energy: 100.00%
  • Rock Creek, Minnesota:
    • East Central Energy: 96.05%
    • Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative: 3.95%
  • Rutledge, Minnesota:
    • East Central Energy: 50.15%
    • Minnesota Power: 49.85%
  • Sandstone, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 100.00%
  • Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota:
    • East Central Energy: 6.44%
    • Minnesota Power: 81.46%
    • Lake Country Power: 12.11%
  • Willow River, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Power: 87.38%
    • East Central Energy: 12.62%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are in Pine County, Minnesota?

There is one power plant located in Pine County, Minnesota

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Pine County, Minnesota.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Pine County, Minnesota?

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

Which electricity companies offer service in Pine County, Minnesota?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1East Central Energy19,558
2Minnesota Power8,879
3Lake Country Power459

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27