Bay City Electric Light & Power

Bay City Electric Light & Power serves electricity to 2 cities in Michigan including cities such as Bay City and Essexville. The entity is a municipally owned organization. The supplier last disclosed a total of 17,909 residential customers, 2,205 commercial accounts and 129 industrial customer accounts, which makes up the whole of their customer base. On average, Bay City Electric Light & Power charges their patrons a residential electricity price of 13.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.14% lower than the US average rate of 13.33 cents. There were a total of 306,720 megawatt hours sold via retail sales in 2019 by the company. The electricity sourced by the company came from a blend of electricity production from electricity plants owned by Bay City Electric Light & Power and additional megawatt hours that they procured by way of wholesale channels. The revenue for Bay City Electric Light & Power in 2019 from electricity sales was $38,468,000, with 98.84% coming from retail sales to end users.

About Bay City Electric Light & Power

The state average monthly residential power bill is $113.25, while the Bay City Electric Light & Power average is 29.59% lower at $77.71 per month. This is the 30th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in Michigan. Bay City Electric Light & Power produces 1,169 megawatt hours from their electricity facilities, ranking them as the 696th highest generator of electricity of all 3511 electricity providers in the United States. The provider's electricity production facilities produce 1,062.15 megawatt hours using natural gas. Based on megawatt hours generated, Bay City Electric Light & Power is the 696th largest out of 3511 suppliers in the United States.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Bay City Electric Light & Power's electricity producing plants mainly use Natural Gas for electricity generation. It is used for 90.86% of the electricity production by the company and a total of 1,062.15 megawatt hours are produced from it. The provider’s electricity sales have resulted in 133,619,612.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 1112th highest in the United States out of 3511 companies and 34th highest in Michigan out of 103 suppliers. Additionally, the company ranks 11th highest in Michigan for emissions per megawatt hour sold, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 435.64 kilograms of emissions per megawatt hour sold. There are 2 electricity generation facilities connected to Bay City Electric Light & Power in one capacity or another, meaning they have the 688th most electricity plants linked to an electricity company out of the 3511 suppliers in the US that we follow.

Bay City Electric Light & Power Net Metering

Unfortunately, Bay City Electric Light & Power does not offer net metering options to their customers. This is a negative for any consumer potentially installing private solar panels, as net metering would allow them to sell their unused electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Bay City Electric Light & Power currently loses around 4.84% of the electricity that they generate. The state of Michigan has an energy loss average of 3.71% and the national average is 2.72%, resulting in Bay City Electric Light & Power receiving a rank of 23rd worst out of 103 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 September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.130/kWh$81.43/mo.$77.71/mo.
2155th13.05¢Bay City Electric Light & Power's Average residential price per kWh
493rd$77.71Average 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:Jay Anderson

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Quick Facts About Bay City Electric Light & Power

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During the past year, Bay City Electric Light & Power's electricity sales activities have realized a 6,254,756.51 kilogram reduction in CO2 emissions.

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Bay City Electric Light & Power emits 133,619,612.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions due to electricity sold, which ranks it as the 1112th highest polluting electricity company in the country out of 3511.

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Bay City Electric Light & Power is the 436th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels in the United States out of 3511 suppliers.

Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss

15,612MWh

1310 National Rank

Bay City Electric Light & Power Energy Makeup

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Bay City Electric Light & Power State Coverage

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Michigan20,24338,020,00027100%

Bay City Electric Light & Power County Coverage

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Bay County103,126216.13$109.01/mo

Power Plants Owned by Bay City Electric Light & Power

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Bay City Electric Light & Power Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
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90.86%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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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 bill for Bay City Electric Light & Power customers each month?

Consumers of Bay City Electric Light & Power pay, on average, a monthly bill of $77.71.

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

The CEO of Bay City Electric Light & Power is Jay Anderson.

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

Bay City Electric Light & Powers current average electricity rate is 13.05 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state rate of 16.85 cents and the average United States rate of 13.33 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 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: 2021-08-25