Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative is headquartered in Onaway, Michigan and provides electricity in 19 cities throughout Michigan. At the moment, there are 33,769 customers of the company. Exactly 31,245 of them are residential properties, 1,934 are commercial customers and 590 of them are industrial accounts. The average residential electricity price for Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative is approximately 15.45 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.79% lower than the average Michigan rate of 17.12 cents and 14.83% more than the nationwide average of 13.45. The company had sales of 246,589 megawatt hours in 2020 sold to end users. The electricity they sourced was made up of megawatt hours purchased on the wholesale market. They purchased 268,605 megawatt hours on the wholesale market. Their revenue in 2020 from electricity related activities was $35,978,300, with 97.11% coming from retail sales to end users.

About Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative

The state average monthly residential power bill is $112.76, while the Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative average is 32.54% less at $73.63 per month. This is the 18th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in Michigan. The supplier's consumers deal with an average of 1.5 power outages per customer per year. These outages last for an average of 252.9 minutes, while the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes an outage. The supplier currently does not generate any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices from other companies and then resell it to end consumers.

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative Net Metering

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative is one of 52 companies in Michigan who offer net metering to their consumers. Without net metering, solar panel purchased are significantly less economically feasible, as citizens have no way to sell extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative recently reported a yearly loss of roughly 8.21% of the electricity that they transmit. Loss of electricity due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of operating in the electricity production business and electricity providers must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity infrastructure efficiencies. This percentage of energy lost gives them a ranking of 1350th best out of 3510 suppliers who report energy loss in the United States and 29th best out of 56 in the state.

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.153/kWh$73.81/mo.$70.38/mo.
2773rd15.45¢Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
388th$73.63Average monthly electric bill for Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative's residential customers

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:19831 M-68 Highway
    Onaway, Michigan 49765
    United States of America
  • CEO:Brian Burns

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Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative Service

Energy provider of the year for Michigan, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
Michigan, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Michigan, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
Michigan, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Michigan, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
Michigan, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

22,067MWh

1350 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative's Power Outages

252.9 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.5 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative State Coverage

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Michigan33,76934,938,60031100%

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative County Coverage

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Alcona County10,405415.86$92.06/mo
Alpena County28,405315.31$82.21/mo
Cheboygan County25,276516.33$97.75/mo
Emmet County33,415614.26$85.19/mo
Mackinac County10,799314.32$81.67/mo
Montmorency County9,328515.16$81.90/mo
Oscoda County8,241416.55$100.41/mo
Otsego County24,668516.36$100.14/mo
Presque Isle County12,592415.37$84.05/mo

Cities Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Alanson, MI
  • Alpena, MI
  • Cheboygan, MI
  • Gaylord, MI
  • Harbor Springs, MI
  • Harrisville, MI
  • Hillman, MI
  • Lincoln, MI
  • Mackinac Island, MI
  • Mackinaw City, MI
  • Millersburg, MI
  • Onaway, MI
  • Pellston, MI
  • Petoskey, MI
  • Posen, MI
  • Rogers City, MI
  • St. Ignace, MI
  • Vanderbilt, MI
  • Wolverine, MI

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

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Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative?

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative’s current CEO is Brian Burns.

What is the average electricity rate for Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative customers?

The average price of electricity for consumers of Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative is 15.45 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the average bill for Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative customers each month?

Consumers of Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bill of $73.63.

When will Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative power be restored?

The average number of minutes for an outage for Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative's consumers is 252.9 minutes.

What is the phone number for Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative?

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative's customer service phone number is (800)423-6634

How many counties does Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative sell electricity in?

There are 9 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative including, Michigan.

What cities does Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative provider electricity to?

Presque Isle Electric and Gas Cooperative serves electricity to 19 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25