Elk River Utilities: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

Elk River Utilities

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About Elk River Utilities

Elk River Utilities operates in 3 cities and is classified as a municipally owned organization. The company has 11,903 electricity customers. There are 10,456 residential customer accounts, 1,259 commercial accounts and 188 industrial customers. On average, Elk River Utilities' residential electricity rate is 15.85 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 1.05% more than the US average rate of 15.68 cents. They had sales of 333,645 megawatt hours in 2022 sold to end users. The electricity produced in the company's power plants made up 0.01% of the electricity sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 99.99%. In 2022, the supplier made 92.32% of their revenue from retail electricity sales to end users. Their revenue from electricity activities was $45,721,000.

Consumers of the supplier pay an average residential electricity bill of $117.56. This is 13.42% less than the United States average of $135.78. Elk River Utilities generates 17,740 megawatt hours from their electricity plants, which ranks them as the 43rd highest producer of electricity in the state out of 166 electricity suppliers. Electricity generation facilities owned by the company use non-renewable fuel types to generate 0.11% of their total electricity production, or 20.38 megawatt hours. They rank 619th in the nation out of 3518 companies. Elk River Utilities is the 942nd largest electricity company out of 3518 suppliers in the US based on total megawatt hours sold.

Elk River Utilities Net Metering

Elk River Utilities gives consumers the ability to take advantage of net metering. This is a positive for any customer potentially installing private solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their excess wattage back to their electricity provider.

Energy Loss

Elk River Utilities currently loses approximately 2.98% of the electricity that they produce. The state of Minnesota has an energy loss average of 3.21% and the countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Elk River Utilities receiving a rank of 12th best out of 166 suppliers reporting energy loss in Minnesota.

Elk River Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Elk River Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.166/kWh$0.127/kWh$143.45/mo.$87.50/mo.
2305th15.85¢Elk River Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
1328th$117.56Average monthly electricity bill for Elk River Utilities' residential customers

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Elk River Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:13069 Orono Parkway
    Elk River, Minnesota 55330
    United States of America

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Quick Facts About Elk River Utilities

Elk River Utilities produces 99.89% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources, which ranks them 45th out of the 166 companies we track in the state.

Energy Loss

Elk River Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.


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Elk River Utilities Energy Makeup

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Elk River Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Elk River Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Sherburne County100,824414.12$108.90/mo

Power Plants Owned by Elk River Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Elk River MN Landfill Gas 17,74012,535,255.08706.61

Elk River Utilities Fuel Makeup

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Cities Elk River Utilities Has Coverage

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Elk River Utilities FAQ:

What cities does Elk River Utilities sell electricity to?

Elk River Utilities has customers in 3 cities.

What is the phone number for Elk River Utilities?

You can reach Elk River Utilities by phone via (763) 441-2020.

What is the average bundled bill for Elk River Utilities customers each month?

Consumers of Elk River Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $117.56.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Elk River Utilities customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for customers of Elk River Utilities is 15.85 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Elk River Utilities' electricity is generated from renewable fuel types?

Elk River Utilities produces 99.89% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

What percentage of Elk River Utilities' electricity is generated from nonrenewable fuel sources?

Electric facilities owned by or associated with Elk River Utilities produce 0.11% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Elk River Utilities?

There is one power plant associated with or owned by Elk River Utilities.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-18