Fairfax Utilities: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

Fairfax Utilities

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About Fairfax Utilities

Fairfax Utilities is a municipally owned entity supplying electricity in Fairfax, Minnesota and rural areas of Renville County. On average, Fairfax Utilities bills their patrons a residential electricity rate of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 33.45% less than Minnesota's average rate of 15.54 cents. In 2019 Fairfax Utilities sold 10,466 megawatt hours to end users (known as retail sales). Electricity facilities owned by the company generated 15 megawatt hours and an additional 10,555 megawatt hours were acquired via the wholesale market. Fairfax Utilities made $982,800 in 2019. The entirety of the revenue came from sales to retail customers alone.

The US average monthly residential power bill is $135.39, while the Fairfax Utilities average is 37.48% below at $84.65 per month. This is the 405th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the United States. Fairfax Utilities is ranked as the 103rd highest electricity generator out of 166 suppliers in the state. The company produces 678th megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources a year. The supplier does not have ownership in any electricity production facilities and all of the power that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other providers.

Fairfax Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Fairfax Utilities residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.108/kWh$0.083/kWh$114.58/mo.$67.79/mo.
339th10.34¢Fairfax Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
405th$84.65Average monthly electricity bill for Fairfax Utilities' residential customers

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Fairfax Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:18 1st Street South East
    Fairfax, Minnesota 55332
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Joel Grejtak

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Fairfax Utilities Service

  • States Served:
    • Minnesota
  • Counties Served:
    • Renville County
  • Major Cities Served:

Quick Facts About Fairfax Utilities

Based on megawatt hours generated, Fairfax Utilities is the 103rd largest electricity company out of 199 suppliers in Minnesota.

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Fairfax Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Minnesota661847,836150100%

Fairfax Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Renville County14,768613.73$233.37/mo

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Fairfax Utilities FAQ:

What is the phone number for Fairfax Utilities?

Fairfax Utilities' customer service phone number is (507) 426-7255

Who is the CEO of Fairfax Utilities?

The CEO of Fairfax Utilities is Joel Grejtak.

What percentage of Fairfax Utilities' electricity is generated from nonrenewable fuels?

Power plants owned by or associated with Fairfax Utilities produce 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Fairfax Utilities customers?

Consumers of Fairfax Utilities, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

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

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Fairfax Utilities is $84.65. The Minnesota average bundled bill is $107.12 and the nationwide average is $107.12.

What percentage of Fairfax Utilities' electricity is produced from renewable fuel types?

Electric generation plants owned by or associated with Fairfax Utilities produce 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2023-11-09