Rochelle Municipal Utilities

Rochelle Municipal Utilities is a municipally owned organization providing electricity in 2 different counties throughout Illinois including Ogle County and Lee County. At the moment they supply electricity to residential, commercial and industrial customers, with a total of 5,884 residential accounts, 975 commercial accounts and 40 industrial accounts on their books. Rochelle Municipal Utilities has an average residential electricity rate of 10.06 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the supplier ranking 61st out of 27 suppliers in Illinois and 321st out of 3511 in the nation. In 2020 the company sold 97.77% of their disposition to end users (known as retail sales). During the same timeframe, the provider generated 18,159 megawatt hours in power generation facilities owned by the supplier and obtained 368,825 megawatt hours via wholesale channels. In 2020, they made a total of $45,774,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 75.64% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

About Rochelle Municipal Utilities

The average monthly residential power bill for a customer of Rochelle Municipal Utilities is $88.7 per month, while the state average is $93.13. The company's electricity sales efforts during the previous year were responsible for an increase in CO2 pollution of roughly 7.13%. The supplier's production facilities produce 1,571.69 megawatt hours from the use of natural gas. This amount makes them 28th highest in the state out of 27 providers for total natural gas production. Rochelle Municipal Utilities is the 53rd largest supplier out of 27 providers in the state based on total megawatt hours sold.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Roughly 443.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted per megawatt hour sold by the company. This results in them ranking as the 62nd worst polluter in the state out of 27 companies when it comes to emissions from electricity sales. This adds up to total emissions of 167,829,111.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the supplier as the 71st highest company for total pollution in the state. When it comes to electricity generation, the supplier's primary fuel is Distillate Fuel Oil, making up 50.16%, or 1,937.31 megawatt hours, of production for the company. Natural Gas and Solar account for 40.70% and 9.14% of electricity production, respectively. With a total of 3 electricity producing plants within their service region, Rochelle Municipal Utilities has the 571st highest number of plants linked with an electricity company out of the 3511 providers that we gather data on in the nation and 20th out of 27 in Illinois.

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Net Metering

Thankfully, Rochelle Municipal Utilities allows their customers to take part in net metering programs. Net metering makes solar panel purchases more economically feasible as it gives the ability for individuals to sell electricity into the grid.

Energy Loss

Rochelle Municipal Utilities loses electricity at a rate of 2.14% of their total generation from heat dissipation and other causes. These averages allow us to compare and contrast the infrastructure efficiencies of the numerous suppliers who operate around the United States. Rochelle Municipal Utilities has received a rank of 6th best out of 27 providers who report energy loss in Illinois and 207th best out of 3511 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 Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.101/kWh$94.10/mo.$77.21/mo.
321st10.06¢Rochelle Municipal Utilities's Average residential price per kWh
373rd$88.7Average monthly electric bill for Rochelle Municipal Utilities's residential customers

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:333 Lincoln Highway
    Rochelle, Illinois 61068
    United States of America
  • CEO:Gary Larsen

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Quick Facts About Rochelle Municipal Utilities

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities generates 9.14% of their electricity from sustainable fuel sources, which ranks them 367th in the United States out of the 3511 companies we track.

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities is the 585th largest generator of electricity out of 3511 providers in the United States, producing 3,862 megawatt hours.

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities releases 167,829,111.27 kilograms of CO2 and other equivalent gases due to megawatt hours sold, which makes it the 959th worst polluting electricity provider in the nation out of 3511.

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities produces 90.86% of their total electricity production from non-renewable fuel types. The total electricity produced from non-renewable sources is 3,509 megawatt hours, which is 401st highest in the United States out of 3511 companies.

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities is 248th in the US out of 3511 suppliers for total megawatt hours generated from solar power sources.

Energy Loss

Rochelle Municipal Utilities's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

8,300MWh

207 National Rank

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Energy Makeup

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities State Coverage

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Illinois6,89934,624,00054100%

Rochelle Municipal Utilities County Coverage

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Lee County34,09639.94$74.22/mo
Ogle County50,643210.04$74.42/mo

Power Plants Owned by Rochelle Municipal Utilities

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Rochelle IL Natural Gas 1,9611,019,304.94519.79No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Rochelle IL Distillate Fuel Oil 1,7481,276,746.42730.4No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Rochelle IL Natural Gas 153132,172.46863.87No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Rochelle Municipal Utilities Fuel Makeup

DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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50.16%
NATURAL GAS
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40.70%
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9.14%

Cities Rochelle Municipal Utilities Has Coverage

  • Adeline, IL
  • Amboy, IL
  • Ashton, IL
  • Byron, IL
  • Compton, IL
  • Creston, IL
  • Davis Junction, IL
  • Dixon, IL
  • Forreston, IL
  • Franklin Grove, IL
  • Harmon, IL
  • Hillcrest, IL
  • Leaf River, IL
  • Lee, IL
  • Monroe Center, IL
  • Mount Morris, IL
  • Nelson, IL
  • Oregon, IL
  • Paw Paw, IL
  • Polo, IL
  • Rochelle, IL
  • Steward, IL
  • Stillman Valley, IL
  • Sublette, IL
  • West Brooklyn, IL

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

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Rochelle Municipal Utilities FAQ:

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

Customers of Rochelle Municipal Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bill of $88.70.

What is the phone number for Rochelle Municipal Utilities?

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

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

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

How many counties does Rochelle Municipal Utilities supply electricity in?

There are 2 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Rochelle Municipal Utilities.

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

Customers of Rochelle Municipal Utilities, on average, have an electricity rate 10.06 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Rochelle Municipal Utilities’s electricity is generated from renewable fuel sources?

Electric plants owned by or associated with Rochelle Municipal Utilities produce 9.14% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of Rochelle Municipal Utilities?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities’s current CEO is Gary Larsen.

What cities does Rochelle Municipal Utilities provider electricity to?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities serves 25 cities throughout the US including, Illinois.

What percentage of Rochelle Municipal Utilities’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Rochelle Municipal Utilities produces 90.86% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-10-06