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Lorain County, Ohio Electricity Overview

Lorain County has a population of 316,268 residents.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity company in Lorain County is Ohio Edison.

Lorain County produces 0.22% of their required electricity and must bring in the additional 99.78% from other counties.

Citizens of Lorain County consume enough electricity to emit 5,649.17 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, compared to the state average of 5,554.92.

Lorain County is ranked as the 31st highest producer of electricity in the state out of 88 counties for total electricity generation, producing 8,950 megawatt hours.

Lorain County is the 32 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 88 counties in the state, with a population of 316,268 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 8,950.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,986,545 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.6 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,950 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    8,950 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.03 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,786,651,975 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,649.17 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Lorain

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Lorain Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

16.07¢ per kWh

  • 2.67% higher than last month
  • 31.62% higher than March last year
  • 1.26% lower than the Ohio average
  • 3.85% lower than the US average
  • 467th in the state out of 1,264 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 106 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 299 since March last year
  • 19,866th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 126 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 13,303 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.14¢ per kWh

  • 2.03% higher than last month
  • 25.42% higher than March last year
  • 2.25% higher than the Ohio average
  • 0.43% higher than the US average
  • 375th in the state out of 1,264 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 9 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 57 since March last year
  • 20,742nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 914 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 12,549 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$113.6 per month

  • 11.7% lower than last month
  • 0.62% lower than March last year
  • 6.67% lower than the Ohio average
  • 5.78% lower than the US average
  • 333rd in the state out of 1,264 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 143 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since March last year
  • 14,598th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,321 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,447 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$128.75 per month

  • 0.05% lower than last month
  • 23.65% higher than March last year
  • 0.37% lower than the Ohio average
  • 5.24% lower than the US average
  • 355th in the state out of 1,264 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 35 since March last year
  • 13,132nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 296 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,165 since March last year

Lorain, OH Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Lorain home are billed an average residential electricity rate of 16.14 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.25% above Ohio's average price of 15.79 cents. This means the city is 375th out of 1268 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Ohio Edison sells an estimated 13,098.89 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than any other provider. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $128.75 per month.

Electricity consumption in Lorain results in 368,945,638.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 9th largest emissions amount of any city in the state. Averaging 5,644.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 1105th highest in Ohio for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lorain

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.200/kWh$0.107/kWh$200.86/mo.$63.82/mo.
375th16.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lorain
355th$128.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lorain Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lorain, Ohio

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY16.58132.0914,672.312,432,662.39
All American Power and GasENERGY22.20143.5333.6174,046.56
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY10.9191.578,853.75965,712.08
American Power & GasENERGY15.48149.4464,078.779,921,306.49
Astral EnergyENERGY8.4855.2339.093,313.97

Zips with electric coverage in Lorain, Ohio include: 44052, 44001, 44053, 44055, 44054

Elyria, OH Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Elyria home are billed an average residential electricity rate of 16.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.29% above Ohio's average price of 15.79 cents. This means the city is 376th out of 1268 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Ohio Edison sells an estimated 11,307.91 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than any other provider. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $128.21 per month.

Electricity consumption in Elyria results in 298,318,450.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 14th largest emissions amount of any city in the state. Averaging 5,644.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 331st highest in Ohio for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Elyria

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.201/kWh$0.107/kWh$199.47/mo.$63.51/mo.
376th16.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Elyria
195th$128.21Average residential monthly electricity bill for Elyria Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Elyria, Ohio

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY16.58132.0914,672.312,432,662.39
All American Power and GasENERGY22.20143.5333.6174,046.56
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY10.9191.578,853.75965,712.08
American Power & GasENERGY15.48149.4464,078.779,921,306.49
Astral EnergyENERGY8.4855.2339.093,313.97

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North Ridgeville, OH Electricity Overview

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Residents who call North Ridgeville home are billed an average residential electricity rate of 16.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.49% above Ohio's average price of 15.79 cents. This means the city is 386th out of 1268 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Ohio Edison sells an estimated 10,389.67 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than any other provider. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $125.24 per month.

Electricity consumption in North Ridgeville results in 196,890,290.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 41st largest emissions amount of any city in the state. Averaging 5,644.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 1105th highest in Ohio for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in North Ridgeville

North Ridgeville residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.201/kWh$0.108/kWh$191.77/mo.$61.79/mo.
386th16.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of North Ridgeville
176th$125.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for North Ridgeville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in North Ridgeville, Ohio

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY16.58132.0914,672.312,432,662.39
All American Power and GasENERGY22.20143.5333.6174,046.56
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY10.9191.578,853.75965,712.08
American Power & GasENERGY15.48149.4464,078.779,921,306.49
Astral EnergyENERGY8.4855.2339.093,313.97

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Electricity Production in Lorain County, Ohio

Power Plants in Lorain County, Ohio

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Loraine County ProjectEDL Inc (100.00%)
Lorain County OH Landfill Gas 8,9505,546,600.54619.732/2023

Lorain County, Ohio Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Roughly 1,786,651,974.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Lorain County because of electricity consumption each year. This total also results in a ranking of 5th highest in Ohio for pollution per person. Roughly 100.00% of Lorain County's electricity is produced using Landfill Gas. Lorain County has one power plant.

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Lorain County, Ohio Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Lorain County include Ohio Edison, Oberlin Municipal Light & Power System, and Illuminating Company The state has heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

Lorain County has 3 companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these 3 suppliers is 2.67%. With a national average energy loss of 2.87%, Lorain County is ranked as the 265th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Lorain County:

  • Amherst, Ohio:
    • Amherst Utilities: 49.81%
    • Ohio Edison: 50.19%
  • Avon, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 14.17%
    • Illuminating Company: 85.83%
  • Avon Lake, Ohio:
    • Illuminating Company: 90.43%
    • Ohio Edison: 9.57%
  • Elyria, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 97.79%
    • Illuminating Company: 2.21%
  • Grafton, Ohio:
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 11.94%
    • Ohio Edison: 45.06%
    • Grafton, Ohio Electric Utility: 42.99%
  • Kipton, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 97.35%
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 2.65%
  • LaGrange, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 84.52%
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 15.48%
  • Lorain, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 100.00%
  • North Ridgeville, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 85.59%
    • Illuminating Company: 14.41%
  • Oberlin, Ohio:
    • Oberlin Municipal Light & Power System: 37.14%
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 24.90%
    • Ohio Edison: 37.96%
  • Rochester, Ohio:
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 100.00%
  • Sheffield, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 93.63%
    • Illuminating Company: 6.37%
  • Sheffield Lake, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 100.00%
  • South Amherst, Ohio:
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 12.77%
    • Ohio Edison: 87.23%
  • Wellington, Ohio:
    • Lorain Medina Rural Electric: 6.84%
    • Ohio Edison: 6.84%
    • Wellington Electricity: 86.32%

* 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 Lorain County, Ohio?

By total revenue, Ohio Edison is the largest electricity company in Lorain County, Ohio.

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

There are 56 electricity companies offering service in Lorain County, Ohio.

How many power plants are in Lorain County, Ohio?

Lorain County, Ohio is home to one active power plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lorain County, Ohio?

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-06-14