Scott County, Minnesota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Scott County, Minnesota Electricity Overview

Releasing 661,908,000.59 kilograms of CO2 gases, Scott County has the 504th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption of any county in the country and 8th worst in the state.

Scott County is ranked as the 9th largest consuming county out of 87 counties in Minnesota with 1,755,830.68 megawatt hours being used by consumers who live there.

Scott County's 33.22% rise in the burning of non-renewable fuel sources for electricity production during the course of the past 12 months is a disappointing trend.

Scott County is the 21st highest county in Minnesota for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 0.34 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable fuels.

Scott County has a population of 150,928 citizens.

Scott County is 33rd in the state rankings for total megawatt hours generated from sustainable energy, with 59,170.93 megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuels.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,755,831 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.63 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    110,684 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    59,171 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    51,513 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.73 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    661,908,001 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,385.59 kg

Shakopee, MN Electricity Overview

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Shakopee's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 13.27 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 8.26% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 14.46 cents. With 48.67% of its electricity generation coming from renewable fuel sources, the city ranks 66th out of 915 cities in Minnesota for total electricity generation from renewable fuels. The city generates 51,513.07 megawatt hours using natural gas as the fuel source, ranking them the 10th ranked city in the state for total electricity production from natural gas out of 915 cities.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Shakopee averages 4,952.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which ranks them 10th highest in Minnesota out of 915 cities for emissions efficiency. A total of 216,393,254.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year. The primary fuel utilized in Shakopee is Natural Gas, making up 51.33% of the fuel used in the city for electricity generation. Combined with Agricultural By-products (25.19%) and Wood/Wood Waste Solids (17.30%), these three fuel sources make up 93.82% of the city's electricity generation. Shakopee has 4 electricity plants within its borders. This is the 6th most plants in a single city in Minnesota.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shakopee

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.121/kWh$138.70/mo.$66.47/mo.
317th13.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Shakopee
71st$92.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shakopee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shakopee, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED14.8195.17152,6779,210,0451,363,969,200
Shakopee Public UtilitiesBUNDLED13.0192.59142,95518,602,000

Zips with electric coverage in Shakopee, Minnesota include: 55379, 55372, 55378

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Savage, MN Electricity Overview

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Savage's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 12.99 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 10.18% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 14.46 cents. Northern States Power Company sells an estimated 42,564.49 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity provider.

Emissions in Savage average 4,189.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 53rd worst polluting city out of 915 cities in Minnesota based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 136,011,055 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Savage

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.121/kWh$138.70/mo.$66.47/mo.
291st12.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Savage
573rd$111.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Savage Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Savage, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Minnesota Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.81121.68493,28658,253,000
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED14.8195.179,210,0451,363,969,200

Zips with electric coverage in Savage, Minnesota include: 55379, 55372, 55378

Prior Lake, MN Electricity Overview

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Prior Lake's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 12.73 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 11.94% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 14.46 cents. Northern States Power Company sells an estimated 35,560.46 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity provider.

Emissions in Prior Lake average 4,189.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 53rd worst polluting city out of 915 cities in Minnesota based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 115,700,517.67 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Prior Lake

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.121/kWh$138.70/mo.$66.47/mo.
271st12.73¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Prior Lake
581st$112.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Prior Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Prior Lake, Minnesota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Minnesota Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.81121.68493,28658,253,000
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED14.8195.179,210,0451,363,969,200
Shakopee Public UtilitiesBUNDLED13.0192.59142,95518,602,000

Zips with electric coverage in Prior Lake, Minnesota include: 55379, 55372, 55378, 55352

Electricity Production in Scott County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Scott County, Minnesota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Koda Biomass PlantKoda Energy (100.00%)
Shakopee MN Agricultural By-products 48,13448,749,483.251,012.79
Shakopee MN Natural Gas 46,01320,710,007.78450.09
Blue Lake SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Shakopee MN Solar 4,573
Scott County MN Solar 3,125
Linden 01 CSGSunShare (100.00%)
Scott County MN Solar 1,862
Linden 02 CSGSunShare (100.00%)
Scott County MN Solar 1,853
Linden 03 CSGSunShare (100.00%)
Scott County MN Solar 1,839
MSC-Scott01 LLCMSC-Scott01 LLC (100.00%)
Scott County MN Solar 1,656
Shakopee Met Council WTPOak Leaf Energy Partners (100.00%)
Shakopee MN Solar 1,629

Scott County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Scott County averages 4,385.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 10th highest in Minnesota out of 87 counties for emissions efficiency. A total of 661,908,000.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. This is enough to rank 504th highest in the US for total pollution from electricity consumption. Natural Gas is the primary fuel source in Scott County, with 46.54% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Agricultural By-products (22.84%) is also used in the generation of electricity, as well as Wood/Wood Waste Solids (15.68%). Scott County has the 23rd most power producing plants of any county in the state, with 9 total plants.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
46.54%
AGRICULTURAL BY-PRODUCTS
Agricultural By-products
Agricultural By-products
Agricultural By-products
22.84%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
15.68%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
14.94%

Scott County, Minnesota Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Scott County include Shakopee Public Utilities, Northern States Power Company, and Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative The state of Minnesota has highly favorable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for providers in Scott County is 2.21%. This includes data from 4 companies, including Northern States Power Company, Shakopee Public Utilities, and Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Minnesota average is 2.22%, resulting in a rank of 194th best in the United States and a state rank of 22nd best out of 3221 and 87 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Scott County:

  • Belle Plaine, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 85.50%
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 14.50%
  • Elko New Market, Minnesota:
    • Dakota Electric Association: 1.92%
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 47.04%
    • Northern States Power Company: 51.05%
  • Jordan, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 72.17%
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 27.83%
  • New Prague, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 1.75%
    • Northern States Power Company: 2.12%
    • New Prague Utilities: 96.13%
  • Prior Lake, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 64.31%
    • Shakopee Public Utilities: 8.10%
    • Northern States Power Company: 27.59%
  • Savage, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 60.69%
    • Northern States Power Company: 39.31%
  • Shakopee, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 14.14%
    • Shakopee Public Utilities: 85.86%

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

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Shakopee Public Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in Scott County, Minnesota.

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

There are 5 electricity companies serving customers in Scott County, Minnesota.

What electricity companies offer service in Scott County, Minnesota?

How many power plants are within Scott County, Minnesota?

There are 9 active power plants in Scott County, Minnesota

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-10-24