Erie County, Ohio Electric Profile

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At an average residential rate of 13.97 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, residents of Erie County pay a 3.86% markup from the nationwide average price.

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Erie County saw a 5.70% rise in CO2 emissions per capita in the preceding year.

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Erie County uses about 3664.77% of the total amount of the electricity that it produces.

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Erie County had a 9.51% rise over the last year in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity production.

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Erie County residents are accountable for 6,951.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, making it the 808th highest polluting county based on per capita emissions.

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The county is the 1588th largest generator of electricity of all 3220 counties in the United States, producing 25,098 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    919,784 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    25,098 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    25,098 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.34 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    516,248,679 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,951.35 kg

Sandusky, OH Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.97 cents per kilowatt hour for Sandusky, which is 13.12% more than Ohio's average price of 12.35 cents. This means the city is 1163rd best for average electricity rate out of 1215 cities in the state. Selling 5,080.81 megawatt hours, Ohio Edison is the largest supplier in the city.

Sandusky has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 172,963,822.6 kilograms, which is 64th highest in the state out of 1215 cities. The city averages 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 537th highest city in Ohio in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sandusky

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.107/kWh$138.10/mo.$63.82/mo.
1183rd14.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sandusky
657th$111Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sandusky Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sandusky, Ohio

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Milan PowerBUNDLED17.07123.19No DataIcon representing missing value.5,482.67935,782.53
Ohio EdisonBUNDLED12.0398.8No DataIcon representing missing value.3,011,171362,150,168

Vermilion, OH Electric Overview

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Vermilion's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.89 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.70% below Ohio's average price of 12.35 cents and 11.59% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Ohio Edison is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Vermilion average is 13.57% below at $103.93 per month.

Vermilion is the 178th worst ranked city in Ohio out of 1215 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 72,998,827.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vermilion

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.107/kWh$138.10/mo.$63.82/mo.
250th11.19¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vermilion
241st$94.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vermilion Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vermilion, Ohio

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Amherst UtilitiesBUNDLED11.6399.65No DataIcon representing missing value.57,903.626,735,611.25
Grafton, Ohio Electric UtilityBUNDLED8.3578.54No DataIcon representing missing value.13,440.961,122,536.6
Milan PowerBUNDLED17.07123.19No DataIcon representing missing value.5,482.67935,782.53
Ohio EdisonBUNDLED12.0398.8No DataIcon representing missing value.3,011,171362,150,168

Huron, OH Electric Overview

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Huron has an average residential electricity rate of 13.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.12% above the average Ohio price of 12.35 cents and 3.86% more than the national average of 13.45. Ohio Edison has 224 residential customers, more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Huron has no electricity plants within its borders. Roughly 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita are released in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the 1149th highest polluter in the state out of 1215 cities. Total emissions in the city are 48,213,082.13 kilograms, which is the 233rd worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Huron

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.107/kWh$138.10/mo.$63.82/mo.
1176th14.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Huron
650th$110.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Huron Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Huron, Ohio

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Milan PowerBUNDLED17.07123.19No DataIcon representing missing value.5,482.67935,782.53
Ohio EdisonBUNDLED12.0398.8No DataIcon representing missing value.3,011,171362,150,168

Energy Production in Erie County, Ohio

Power Plants in Erie County, Ohio

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Renewable Energy Services of OhioRenewable Energy Services of Ohio LLC (100.00%)
Erie County OH Landfill Gas 17,4209,238,832.17530.36No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Ottawa County ProjectEDL Inc (100.00%)
Erie County OH Landfill Gas 7,6783,774,814.65491.64No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Erie County, Ohio Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Erie County emits 6,951.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 55th highest polluting county out of 88 counties in Ohio and 808th out of 3220 counties nationally. At 6,951.35 kilograms per person and 74,266 citizens in the county, the county emits 516,248,679.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. This is the 31st highest amount in Ohio for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county is home to 2 power generation plants, which is 1044th most in the country and 1576th highest when considering plants per resident. For the purpose of electricity generation, Erie County's top fuel is Landfill Gas, making up 100.00% of generation in the county.

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Erie County, Ohio Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Erie County include Ohio Edison and Milan Power Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Ohio has highly restricted regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar.

Energy Loss

Erie County has 3 providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 4.77%. With a state average energy loss of 2.74%, Erie County is the 82nd best county in Ohio for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Erie County:

  • Bay View, Ohio:
    • Milan Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ohio Edison: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Berlin Heights, Ohio:
    • Milan Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ohio Edison: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Castalia, Ohio:
    • Milan Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ohio Edison: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Huron, Ohio:
    • Milan Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ohio Edison: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Kelleys Island, Ohio:
    • Milan Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 16.67%
    • Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Milan, Ohio:
    • Monroeville, Ohio Electric Utility: 8.64%
    • Milan Power: 20.68%
    • Greenwich, Ohio Electric Utility: 8.64%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.68%
    • Ohio Edison: 20.68%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.68%
  • Sandusky, Ohio:
    • Milan Power: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ohio Edison: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Vermilion, Ohio:
    • Milan Power: 3.95%
    • Grafton, Ohio Electric Utility: 16.84%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.79%
    • Ohio Edison: 20.79%
    • Amherst Utilities: 16.84%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.79%

* 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 Erie County, Ohio?

The largest electricity provider in Erie County, Ohio by total revenue is Ohio Edison.

How many power plants are in Erie County, Ohio?

There are 2 active electricity plants in Erie County, Ohio

Which electricity companies offer service in Erie County, Ohio?

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1Ohio Edison11,040
2Milan Power242
3Lorain Medina Rural Electric207
4Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative64

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

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Erie County, Ohio.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16