Sibley County, Minnesota Electric Profile

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Residents of Sibley County are paying, on average, 3.09% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average price, at 13.04 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Sibley County is 511th in the United States out of 3220 counties in megawatt hours generated from solar power sources.

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Sibley County uses approximately 1935.45% of the total amount of the electricity that it produces.

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Sibley County ranks 56th out of 87 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents consuming 169,778.1 megawatt hours.

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Sibley County is the 56th largest county by population in the state, with 14,865 citizens residing in the county.

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There was a 2.01% increase in CO2 emissions per capita over the preceding 12 months in Sibley County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    169,778 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.42 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,772 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    8,772 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.59 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    60,634,498 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,079.01 kg

Arlington, MN Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for citizens of Arlington is roughly 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this rate is lower than both the Minnesota and the United States average rates of 13.40 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With 890 total residential customers, Arlington Electric Company is the largest supplier in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $104.42, while the Arlington average is 15.32% lower at $88.42 per month. This is the 158th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Arlington must turn to neighboring cities and rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they need each year. On average, the city residents emit 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 152nd worst polluting city out of 903 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 10,593,967.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 229th highest for total pollution in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arlington

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.118/kWh$89.07/mo.$83.83/mo.
411th12.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arlington
158th$88.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arlington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arlington, Minnesota

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Arlington Electric CompanyBUNDLED12.0186.63No DataIcon representing missing value.8,275.55993,845.42
Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.1784.45No DataIcon representing missing value.14,375.851,893,985.27
McLeod Cooperative Power BUNDLED13.28190.45No DataIcon representing missing value.110,786.2614,713,714.54
Minnesota Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.81121.68No DataIcon representing missing value.493,28658,253,000

Gaylord, MN Electric Overview

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Gaylord has an average residential electricity price of 13.50 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.69% higher than the average state rate of 13.40 cents. The Minnesota average monthly residential electric bill is $104.42, while the Gaylord average is 16.46% less at $87.23 per month. This ranks the city 139th in the state for average monthly bill amount. With 509 residential customers, Northern States Power Company is the largest supplier in the city.

Electricity consumption in Gaylord results in 7,608,902.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 270th most of any city in the state. Additionally, the city ranks 152nd worst in the state in emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 4,301.25 kilograms of emissions per citizen. The city is tied for last in the state for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gaylord

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.153/kWh$0.121/kWh$129.43/mo.$66.47/mo.
495th13.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gaylord
139th$87.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gaylord Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gaylord, Minnesota

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Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.1784.45No DataIcon representing missing value.14,375.851,893,985.27
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED13.8290No DataIcon representing missing value.9,224,4181,274,413,918

Winthrop, MN Electric Overview

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Winthrop's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.79 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 12.01% less than the state's average price of 13.40 cents. Selling 3,509.19 megawatt hours per year, Winthrop Utilities District is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $93.03 per month.

Winthrop emits 4,301.25 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 152nd highest polluting city out of 903 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 5,940,019.74 kilograms, which is the 300th worst total amount of pollution for any city in Minnesota. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Winthrop

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.118/kWh$102.26/mo.$93.03/mo.
262nd11.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Winthrop
373rd$93.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Winthrop Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Winthrop, Minnesota

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Brown County REABUNDLED12.56190.01No DataIcon representing missing value.67,316.028,454,889.45
Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.1784.45No DataIcon representing missing value.14,375.851,893,985.27
McLeod Cooperative Power BUNDLED13.28190.45No DataIcon representing missing value.110,786.2614,713,714.54
Winthrop Utilities DistrictBUNDLED9.6474.89No DataIcon representing missing value.6,424.16619,177.01

Energy Production in Sibley County, Minnesota

Power Plants in Sibley County, Minnesota

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Gibbon SolarNovel Solar Three, LLC (100.00%)
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Mud Garden SolarMud Garden LLC (100.00%)
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Erin Garden SolarErin Garden LLC (100.00%)
Green Isle MN Solar 1,373No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Sibley County, Minnesota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Sibley County, Solar is 100.00% of the fuel types utilized for electricity generation. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. The county averages 4,079.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use. This equals a total pollution amount from electricity use of 60,634,497.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions. There are 3 power plants in Sibley County, which is the 785th most plants in a county in the country and translates to the 426th highest number of plants per capita.

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Sibley County, Minnesota Net Metering

There are 7 companies in Sibley County providing electricity. Of those 7, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state of Minnesota has some of the best state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Sibley County is 3.09%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Northern States Power Company, Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative, and Benco Electric Cooperative. With a state average energy loss of 2.22%, Sibley County is ranked as the 39th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Sibley County:

  • Arlington, Minnesota:
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 2.45%
    • McLeod Cooperative Power : 1.94%
    • Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Arlington Electric Company: 45.61%
  • Gaylord, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.00%
    • Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.00%
  • Gibbon, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.00%
    • Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.00%
  • Green Isle, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 26.22%
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 23.79%
    • Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.00%
  • Henderson, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 44.96%
    • Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative: 5.04%
    • Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.00%
  • New Auburn, Minnesota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 35.62%
    • McLeod Cooperative Power : 14.38%
    • Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.01%
  • Winthrop, Minnesota:
    • McLeod Cooperative Power : 6.70%
    • Winthrop Utilities District: 38.42%
    • Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Brown County REA: 4.89%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Sibley County, Minnesota?

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1Northern States Power Company14,400
2Minnesota Valley Electric Cooperative6,489
3McLeod Cooperative Power 1,428
4Le Sueur, Minnesota Electric Utility1,249
5Benco Electric Cooperative978
6Brown County REA444
7Renville-Sibley Cooperative Power Association125

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Sibley County, Minnesota?

The largest electricity company in Sibley County, Minnesota by megawatt hours sold is Northern States Power Company.

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

Sibley County, Minnesota has 7 electricity providers operating in the area.

How many power plants are in Sibley County, Minnesota?

There are 3 power plants located in Sibley County, Minnesota

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