Rochelle Municipal Utilities

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About Rochelle Municipal Utilities

Rochelle Municipal Utilities provides electricity to 2 cities in the state of Illinois. The provider has a total of 6,899 electricity customers. There are 975 commercial customer accounts, 40 industrial customer accounts and 5,884 residential customers. The average residential electricity price for Rochelle Municipal Utilities is approximately 10.06 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily, 30.49% below Illinois' average price of 14.47 cents. In 2020 they sold 97.77% of their disposition by way of normal retail sales to end users. Electricity generation and wholesale power purchases made up 4.69% and 95.31%, respectively, of the total electricity sourced by the company. Power plants owned by the company generated 18,159 megawatt hours and an additional 368,825 megawatt hours were purchased by way of wholesale channels. In 2020, the provider had revenue of $34,624,000 from retail electricity sales to end users.

Consumers of the supplier have an average monthly residential power bill of $88.7. This is 9.54% lower than the state average of $100.72. Rochelle Municipal Utilities is ranked as the 558th highest total electricity generator out of 3509 companies in the United States. The provider produces 397th megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources each year. This makes them 397th out of 3509 companies in the US. Rochelle Municipal Utilities is the 1251st largest supplier out of 3509 providers in the nation based on number of customers.

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Net Metering

Thankfully, Rochelle Municipal Utilities allows consumers to participate in net metering. Net metering makes solar panel installation more economically feasible as it gives the ability for consumers to sell electricity back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Rochelle Municipal Utilities currently loses around 2.14% of the electricity that they produce. This percentage of loss results in them being given a rank of 6th best out of 115 providers who report energy loss in Illinois and 206th best out of 3509 in the country.

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Rochelle Municipal Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.101/kWh$94.10/mo.$77.21/mo.
509th10.06¢Rochelle Municipal Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
673rd$88.7Average monthly electricity bill for Rochelle Municipal Utilities' residential customers

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:333 Lincoln Highway
    Rochelle, Illinois 61068
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:John Bearrows

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Quick Facts About Rochelle Municipal Utilities

Rochelle Municipal Utilities generates 8.65% of its total megawatt hours generated from solar energy sources, which ranks them 126th in the nation for percentage of total electricity production that comes from solar energy.

Rochelle Municipal Utilities' generation plants produce 2,415.02 megawatt hours from the use of natural gas.

Rochelle Municipal Utilities is 352nd in the nation out of the 3509 when considering the percentage of their fuel usage that comes from renewable fuel sources.

Energy Loss

Rochelle Municipal Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


206 National Rank

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Energy Makeup

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities State Coverage

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

Rochelle Municipal Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Ogle County51,7885115.05$93.67/mo

Power Plants Owned by Rochelle Municipal Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rochelle IL Natural Gas 3,0652,027,839.64661.61
Rochelle IL Distillate Fuel Oil 1,335975,228.61730.51
Rochelle IL Natural Gas 203204,652.421,008.14

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Fuel Makeup

Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil

Cities Rochelle Municipal Utilities Has Coverage

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

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities FAQ:

What cities does Rochelle Municipal Utilities supply electricity to?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities serves electricity to 2 cities throughout the United States including Illinois.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Rochelle Municipal Utilities customers?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities' current average bundled electricity rate is 10.06 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Illinois bundled rate of 14.47 cents and the average US rate of 14.11 cents.

What percentage of Rochelle Municipal Utilities' electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities produces 91.35% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

How much is the average bundled bill for Rochelle Municipal Utilities customers each month?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $88.70, compared to the Illinois average of $100.72 and the national of $100.72 for bundled service.

What percentage of Rochelle Municipal Utilities' electricity is produced using renewable fuels?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities generates 8.65% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Rochelle Municipal Utilities?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities is associated with or owns 3 power plants.

What is the phone number for Rochelle Municipal Utilities?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities' customer service phone number is (815) 562-4155

Who is the CEO of Rochelle Municipal Utilities?

John Bearrows is the current CEO of Rochelle Municipal Utilities.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-18