Portland Electric

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Portland Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Portland Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.117/kWh$78.10/mo.$71.12/mo.
1776th12.69¢Portland Electric's Average residential price per kWh
352nd$78.1Average monthly electricity bill for Portland Electric's residential customers

About Portland Electric

Portland Electric provides electricity in Ionia County, Michigan. The supplier has 2,235 residential customer accounts, 333 commercial customers and 15 industrial customers. Portland Electric's customers pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.69 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 7.19% less than the national average rate of 13.67 cents, which ranks the supplier 1776th out of 2922 companies in the nation for best average electricity price. Roughly 34,062 megawatt hours were sold by the company to retail end users in 2019. The electricity sourced by Portland Electric is made up of multiple sources of megawatt hours including 2,164 megawatt hours produced in power plants they own and 36,571 acquired via wholesale channels. They earned $3,805,000 in 2019. The entirety of the revenue came from sales to retail customers alone.

The average residential power bill for a customer of Portland Electric is $78.1. Consumers of the supplier pay 33.72% less compared to the rest of the state. Production by the provider from natural gas totals 100.88 megawatt hours, which is around 88.49% of their total generation. Electricity facilities owned by Portland Electric generate a total of 114 megawatt hours, which is the 41st highest of any provider. Electricity generation plants owned or managed by the supplier use non-renewable fuel sources to generate 100.00% of their total electricity production, or 114 megawatt hours. This total ranks them at 25th out of 55 providers in Michigan.

Portland Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:259 Kent Street
    Portland, Michigan 48875
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:James E. Barnes

Portland Electric Contact

Portland Electric Service

  • Outage Phone:(616) 527-0400

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Quick Facts About Portland Electric

Portland Electric is the 43rd largest electricity company out of 55 electricity companies in Michigan based on number of customers.

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Portland Electric Energy Makeup

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Portland Electric State Coverage

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

Portland Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Ionia County66,804517.11$122.05/mo

Power Plants Owned by Portland Electric

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Portland MI Natural Gas 11498,374.08862.93

Portland Electric Fuel Makeup

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Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil

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Portland Electric FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Portland Electric customers each month?

Portland Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $78.10, compared to the Michigan average of $118.90 and the US of $118.90 for bundled service.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Portland Electric customers?

Portland Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 12.69 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 17.63 cents and the average nationwide rate of 13.67 cents.

What is the phone number for Portland Electric?

The Portland Electric phone number is (517) 647-6912.

What percentage of Portland Electric's electricity is produced using renewable fuel sources?

Power production facilities owned by or associated with Portland Electric generate 0% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

What percentage of Portland Electric's electricity is generated from nonrenewable fuel types?

Portland Electric produces 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Portland Electric?

There is one power plant owned by or associated with Portland Electric.

Who is the CEO of Portland Electric?

James E. Barnes is the CEO of Portland Electric.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-01