Bay City Electric Light & Power

About Bay City Electric Light & Power

Bay City Electric Light & Power is a municipally owned entity with headquarters in Bay City, Michigan and providing power to customers in 2 cities in Bay County, Michigan such as the cities of Bay City and Essexville. Currently, 20,159 consumers are supplied electricity by the company. These customers are a mix of 141 industrial customers, 2,216 commercial accounts and 17,802 residential customer accounts. Patrons of Bay City Electric Light & Power pay an average residential electricity rate of 13.60 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, sadly, 1.47% more than the average US price of 13.40 cents. Bay City Electric Light & Power had total sales and disposition of 314,400 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 297,744 megawatt hours were from retail sales. The electricity generated in the company’s power plants made up 1,169 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 313,231. In 2020, the company made a total of $39,165,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 97.60% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

The state average monthly residential power bill is $116.37, while the Bay City Electric Light & Power average is 26.57% lower at $84.77 per month. This is the 36th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in Michigan. The company's electricity generating facilities generate 1,062.15 megawatt hours from natural gas as the fuel source. This amount ranks them as the 343rd highest out of 3510 providers in the US for total natural gas generation. Bay City Electric Light & Power is ranked as the 38th highest total electricity producer out of 56 suppliers in the state. Bay City Electric Light & Power is the 943rd largest provider out of 3510 electricity companies in the United States based on total megawatt hours sold.

Energy Loss

Bay City Electric Light & Power currently loses around 5.30% of the electricity that they generate. The state of Michigan has an energy loss average of 3.81% and the national average is 2.76%, resulting in Bay City Electric Light & Power receiving a rank of 24th best out of 56 companies reporting energy loss in Michigan.

Bay City Electric Light & Power Rate & Electric Bills

Bay City Electric Light & Power residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.130/kWh$84.77/mo.$77.71/mo.
2174th13.60¢Bay City Electric Light & Power's Average residential price per kWh
586th$84.77Average monthly electric bill for Bay City Electric Light & Power's residential customers

Bay City Electric Light & Power Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:900 South Water Street
    Bay City, Michigan 48708
    United States of America
  • CEO:Adam Webster

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Quick Facts About Bay City Electric Light & Power

Bay City Electric Light & Power is the 433rd largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels out of 3510 companies in the United States.

Energy Loss

Bay City Electric Light & Power's energy loss due to business operations.

-5.30%

Total Energy Loss

16,656MWh

978 National Rank

Bay City Electric Light & Power Energy Makeup

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Bay City Electric Light & Power State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Michigan20,15938,226,00017100%

Bay City Electric Light & Power County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Bay County103,126217.37$116.51/mo

Power Plants Owned by Bay City Electric Light & Power

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bay City MI Natural Gas 817382,556.12468.24
Bay City MI Natural Gas 352197,225.74560.3

Bay City Electric Light & Power Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
90.86%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
9.14%

Cities Bay City Electric Light & Power Has Coverage

  • Bay City, MI
  • Essexville, MI

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

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Bay City Electric Light & Power FAQ:

What cities does Bay City Electric Light & Power have customers in in?

Bay City Electric Light & Power supplies to 2 cities.

What percentage of Bay City Electric Light & Power’s electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuels?

Power generation plants owned by or associated with Bay City Electric Light & Power generate 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

What is the average bundled bill for Bay City Electric Light & Power customers each month?

Consumers of Bay City Electric Light & Power pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $84.77.

Who is the CEO of Bay City Electric Light & Power?

The CEO of Bay City Electric Light & Power is Adam Webster.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Bay City Electric Light & Power customers?

Bay City Electric Light & Powers current average bundled electricity rate is 13.60 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 17.38 cents and the average United States rate of 13.40 cents.

What is the phone number for Bay City Electric Light & Power?

The Bay City Electric Light & Power phone number is (989) 894-8350.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Bay City Electric Light & Power?

There are 2 power plants owned by or associated with Bay City Electric Light & Power.

What percentage of Bay City Electric Light & Power’s electricity is produced from renewable fuels?

Electric generation plants owned by or associated with Bay City Electric Light & Power produce 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-08