Cuyahoga County, Ohio Electric Profile

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Cuyahoga County is the 1378th highest producing county out of 3220 counties in the nation when it comes to megawatt hours generated using sustainable fuel sources.

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With total production of 153,769 megawatt hours, Cuyahoga County is ranked 1230th largest producer of electricity of all 3220 counties in the country for total generation.

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Of all US counties, Cuyahoga County is 474th in megawatt hours produced from wind power.

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Cuyahoga County generates 7.32% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 0.01 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

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Renewable fuel usage for electricity generation has fallen by 20.14% in the past 12 months in Cuyahoga County.

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Cuyahoga County uses approximately 9947.62% of the electricity that it produces.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    15,296,355 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    153,769 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    11,249 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    142,520 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    8,689,702,589 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,035.79 kg

Cleveland, OH Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for customers in Cleveland is roughly 13.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.37% higher than the average state rate of 12.35 cents. The city produces about 0.38 megawatt hours per citizen a year from electricity generating plants within its city limits, which ranks them as the 51st highest generating city out of 1215 cities in the state. There are 53,915.07 megawatt hours produced by facilities in the city from the use of natural gas. This is the 13th most for a city out of 1215 in the state.

For every person in the city there are 7,202.09 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 15th worst in Ohio out of 1215 cities for emissions per capita. At 7,202.09 kilograms per person and 385,282 residents in the city, the city emits 2,774,835,336.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2nd highest amount in the state for total pollution. The city has 7 power plants, which is most in Ohio. Cleveland has around 60.42% of its electricity produced from Blast Furnace Gas. Natural Gas and Other Biomass Gas have the second and third highest total usage, respectively, for electricity production. Natural Gas is used to make 53,915.07 megawatt hours (37.19%) of electricity generation and Other Biomass Gas accounts for 1,670 megawatt hours (1.15%) of total generation in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cleveland

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.111/kWh$110.89/mo.$49.73/mo.
1107th13.57¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cleveland
31st$75.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cleveland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cleveland, Ohio

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Cleveland Public PowerBUNDLED14.6273.18517392,37957,367,000
Illuminating CompanyBUNDLED12.5377.3No DataIcon representing missing value.1,317,103164,988,206

Zips with electric coverage in Cleveland, Ohio include: 44107, 44130, 44102, 44111, 44109, 44105, 44134, 44120, 44122, 44121, 44128 and 18 other zip code(s).

Parma, OH Electric Overview

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Parma has an average residential electricity rate of 13.51 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 9.37% higher than the state's average rate of 12.35 cents, resulting in the city ranking 809th out of 1215 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $92.14 per month. Cleveland Public Power is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

Parma emits 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 45th worst polluting city out of 1215 cities in Ohio based on emissions per capita. A total of 550,963,860.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 7th highest in the state for total pollution. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Parma

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.111/kWh$110.89/mo.$49.73/mo.
1068th13.57¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Parma
32nd$75.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Parma Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Parma, Ohio

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Cleveland Public PowerBUNDLED14.6273.18No DataIcon representing missing value.392,37957,367,000
Illuminating CompanyBUNDLED12.5377.3No DataIcon representing missing value.1,317,103164,988,206

Zips with electric coverage in Parma, Ohio include: 44130, 44109, 44134, 44133, 44129, 44142

Lakewood, OH Electric Overview

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Lakewood's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.51 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for the citizens, this price is more than both the state and nationwide average rates of 12.35 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $92.14. This is 14.67% less than the state average of $107.97. Cleveland Public Power sells 18,492.1 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Lakewood residents emit 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 537th highest polluting city out of 1215 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 350,114,332.43 kilograms, the city ranks 15th worst in Ohio for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lakewood

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.111/kWh$110.89/mo.$49.73/mo.
1068th13.57¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lakewood
32nd$75.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lakewood Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lakewood, Ohio

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Cleveland Public PowerBUNDLED14.6273.18No DataIcon representing missing value.392,37957,367,000
Illuminating CompanyBUNDLED12.5377.3No DataIcon representing missing value.1,317,103164,988,206

Energy Production in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

Power Plants in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

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Arcelormittal Cleveland IncArcelorMittal Cleveland Inc (100.00%)
Cleveland OH Blast Furnace Gas 138,762168,979,170.881,217.76No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cuyahoga County LandfillIGS Solar (100.00%)
Brooklyn OH Solar 4,907No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
LE Wind Turbine 1Lincoln Electric Company (100.00%)
Euclid OH Wind 3,878No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cleveland ThermalCleveland Thermal, LLC (100.00%)
Cleveland OH Natural Gas 2,7471,657,859.7603.52No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Collinwood BioEnergy FacilityCollinwood BioEnergy (100.00%)
Cleveland OH Other Biomass Gas 1,6701,030,933.93617.33No DataIcon representing missing value.5/2025
MCCo Solar Generating FacilityThe Medical Center Company (100.00%)
Cleveland OH Solar 794No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cleveland OH Distillate Fuel Oil 517398,673.67771.13No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
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Cuyahoga County, Ohio Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Cuyahoga County's fuel of choice is Blast Furnace Gas, with 56.97% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. Natural Gas (35.06%) is also used in electricity production, as well as Solar (3.71%). Electricity consumption in the county has byproducts of 8,689,702,588.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2nd most of any county in the state. This total results in 7,035.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the county 765th worst in the US for pollution per capita. Cuyahoga County has 9 electricity producing plants, which is 1st most in the state.

BLAST FURNACE GAS
Blast Furnace Gas
Blast Furnace Gas
Blast Furnace Gas
Blast Furnace Gas
Blast Furnace Gas
Blast Furnace Gas
56.97%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
35.06%
SOLAR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Solar
3.71%
WIND Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Wind
2.52%
OTHER BIOMASS GAS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Other Biomass Gas
1.09%
OTHER
Other
0.66%

Cuyahoga County, Ohio Net Metering

Cuyahoga County has 2 out of 2 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Consumers in Ohio have heavily restricted net metering laws that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Cuyahoga County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 4.62% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Cuyahoga County a rank of 1759th best in the US out of 3220.

Power Companies in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

Providers In Each City in Cuyahoga County:

  • Bay Village, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.01%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.96%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.01%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.01%
  • Beachwood, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Bedford, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Bedford Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Bentleyville, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Berea, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
  • Bratenahl, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Brecksville, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 24.10%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.08%
    • Illuminating Company: 24.08%
    • Ohio Edison: 3.63%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.10%
  • Broadview Heights, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Brook Park, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Brooklyn, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Brooklyn Heights, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Cleveland, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
  • Cleveland Heights, Ohio:
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • East Cleveland, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Euclid, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.99%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Fairview Park, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Garfield Heights, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Gates Mills, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.99%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
  • Glenwillow, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Highland Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
  • Highland Hills, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
  • Hunting Valley, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.77%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.77%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.77%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 22.70%
  • Independence, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Lakewood, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Linndale, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Lyndhurst, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Maple Heights, Ohio:
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Mayfield, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.02%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.02%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.93%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.02%
  • Mayfield Heights, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
  • Middleburg Heights, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Moreland Hills, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Newburgh Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • North Olmsted, Ohio:
    • Cleveland Public Power: 26.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.67%
    • Illuminating Company: 24.66%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.67%
  • North Randall, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • North Royalton, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.99%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Oakwood (Cuyahoga County), Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 24.98%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.02%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.98%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.02%
  • Olmsted Falls, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ohio Edison: 0.50%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 24.50%
  • Orange, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
  • Parma, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Parma Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Pepper Pike, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Richmond Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.01%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.01%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 24.96%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.01%
  • Rocky River, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Seven Hills, Ohio:
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Shaker Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Solon, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • South Euclid, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Strongsville, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.90%
    • Illuminating Company: 24.90%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.30%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.90%
  • University Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
  • Valley View, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Walton Hills, Ohio:
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Warrensville Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Westlake, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 24.72%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.72%
    • Illuminating Company: 24.72%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.83%
  • Woodmere, Ohio:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Cleveland Public Power: 25.00%
    • Illuminating Company: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Cuyahoga County, Ohio?

By total customer count, Cleveland Public Power is the largest electricity supplier in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cuyahoga County, Ohio?

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1Cleveland Public Power74,330
2Illuminating Company51,064

How many electric companies offer service in Cuyahoga County, Ohio?

Cuyahoga County, Ohio is home to 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

How many power plants are located within Cuyahoga County, Ohio?

There are 9 electricity plants located in Cuyahoga County, Ohio

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16