Red Lake County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Red Lake County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

Red Lake County has seen year over year increase of 1257.17% for electricity generation from solar power.

Red Lake County averages 4.43 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 657th highest in the US.

As the 1607th largest producer of electricity of all 3221 counties in the United States, Red Lake County produces 17,426 megawatt hours of electricity.

Red Lake County is 1251st in the national rankings for total megawatt hours generated from sustainable energy, with 17,426 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels.

With a population of 3,935 citizens, Red Lake County is the 2972nd largest county by population in the US.

Red Lake County ranks 3rd out of 87 counties in Minnesota for solar electricity production per capita, averaging 4.43 megawatt hours produced per person per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    45,964 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.68 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    17,426 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    17,426 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.43 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    10,651,314 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,706.81 kg

Red Lake Falls, MN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Red Lake Falls spend, on average, 11.79 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 12.82% less than Minnesota's average rate of 13.52 cents. Otter Tail Power Company has an estimated 143 residential customers, more than any other supplier who operates in the city.

Emissions in Red Lake Falls average 4,359.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 50th worst polluting city out of 915 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 5,837,566.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 309th highest for total pollution in Minnesota. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Red Lake Falls must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Red Lake Falls

Red Lake Falls residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.083/kWh$135.21/mo.$64.73/mo.
175th11.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Red Lake Falls
598th$113.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Red Lake Falls Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Red Lake Falls, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.76109.85557,93865,603,437
Red Lake ElectricBUNDLED12.48182.2392,313.4511,519,601.92

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Oklee, MN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Oklee spend, on average, 11.77 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 12.96% less than Minnesota's average rate of 13.52 cents. Oklee has the 540th highest population in Minnesota, with 413 residents . The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Otter Tail Power Company.

Emissions in Oklee average 4,359.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 614th worst polluting city out of 915 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 1,800,533.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 528th highest for total pollution in Minnesota. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Oklee must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Oklee

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.083/kWh$135.21/mo.$64.73/mo.
162nd11.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Oklee
567th$111.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Oklee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Oklee, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.76109.85557,93865,603,437
Red Lake ElectricBUNDLED12.48182.2392,313.4511,519,601.92

Plummer, MN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Plummer spend, on average, 11.76 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 13.06% less than Minnesota's average rate of 13.52 cents. Plummer has the 625th highest population in Minnesota, with 276 residents . The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Otter Tail Power Company.

Emissions in Plummer average 4,359.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 614th worst polluting city out of 915 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 1,203,262.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 614th highest for total pollution in Minnesota. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Plummer must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Plummer

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.083/kWh$135.21/mo.$64.73/mo.
96th11.76¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Plummer
483rd$109.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Plummer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Plummer, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED11.76109.85557,93865,603,437

Electricity Production in Red Lake County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Red Lake County, Minnesota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Red Lake Falls Community HybridConsolidated Edison Development (100.00%)
Red Lake County MN Solar 17,426

Red Lake County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Red Lake County average 2,706.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them as the 2443rd worst polluting county based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 10,651,313.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the county the 76th highest for total pollution in the state. Approximately 100.00% of Red Lake County's electricity is produced using Solar. Red Lake County has one electricity generation plant.

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Red Lake County, Minnesota Net Metering

Red Lake County has 2 out of 2 companies 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

Energy loss in Red Lake County averages out to about 1.96% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The countrywide average is 2.76%, meaning Red Lake County ranks 140th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Red Lake County, Minnesota

Providers In Each City in Red Lake County:

  • Brooks, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 96.85%
    • Red Lake Electric: 3.15%
  • Oklee, Minnesota:
    • Red Lake Electric: 1.78%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 98.22%
  • Plummer, Minnesota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 100.00%
  • Red Lake Falls, Minnesota:
    • Red Lake Electric: 4.50%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 95.50%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Red Lake County, Minnesota?

Red Lake County, Minnesota has one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Red Lake County, Minnesota?

By total megawatt hours sold, Red Lake Electric is the largest electricity provider in Red Lake County, Minnesota.

How many electric companies offer service in Red Lake County, Minnesota?

Red Lake County, Minnesota is home to 2 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Red Lake County, Minnesota?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Red Lake Electric1,203
2Otter Tail Power Company536

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-18