Rock Falls Utilities

Rock Falls Utilities is a municipally owned organization supplying electricity in Illinois. On recent government reports, the company showed a total of 5,312 electricity customers. This total is made up of 0.56% industrial accounts, 9.21% commercial customers and 90.23% residential accounts. Consumers of Rock Falls Utilities are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.10 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 1.74% less than the national average price of 13.33 cents. They sold 63,236 megawatt hours in 2019 by way of retail sales. The electricity generated in the company’s power plants made up 0.69% of the electricity sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 99.31%. The total revenue for Rock Falls Utilities for 2019 from electricity sales was $8,817,000, with $8,723,000 from retail sales to end users.

About Rock Falls Utilities

The state average monthly residential electric bill is $93.44, while the Rock Falls Utilities average is 7.25% lower at $84.72 per month. This is the 105th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in Illinois. Rock Falls Utilities is the 94th largest provider out of 252 electricity companies in the state based on number of customers. Rock Falls Utilities is the 129th (out of 252) highest polluting electricity provider in Illinois and 2092nd (out of 3511) highest in the US.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Rock Falls Utilities is the 129th highest ranked provider in the state out of 252 when it comes to total emissions, with the provider's electricity sales being responsible for 24,986,410.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. This total equates to 395.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions per megawatt hour sold, which ranks the company 3074th highest in the US for this category. When it comes to electricity production, the company's main fuel type is Conventional Hydroelectric, making up 7,476 megawatt hours, or 91.81%, of generation for the company. There are 3 electricity producing plants linked to Rock Falls Utilities in some manner, which means they have the 538th most electricity facilities linked with an electricity supplier out of the 3511 companies providing electricity that we observe in the United States and 20th out of 252 in Illinois.

Rock Falls Utilities Net Metering

Customers of Rock Falls Utilities have the ability to take advantage of net metering. This is a positive for any customer considering installing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Rock Falls Utilities currently has a loss of roughly 0.51% of the electricity that they generate. Rock Falls Utilities' energy loss levels result in a rank of 67th worst out of the 252 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 2643rd worst out of 3511 in the United.

Rock Falls Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Rock Falls Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

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700th$84.72Average monthly electric bill for Rock Falls Utilities's residential customers

Rock Falls Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:603 West 10th Street
    Rock Falls, Illinois 61071
    United States of Americ
  • CEO:Dick Simon

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Quick Facts About Rock Falls Utilities

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There was an increase in CO2 emissions of 3010.96% from the generation of electricity that was sold by Rock Falls Utilities during the previous 12 months.

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Rock Falls Utilities is the 452nd largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels out of 3511 providers in the United States.

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Rock Falls Utilities is 269th in the nation out of the 3511 for the percentage of their fuel usage that comes from sustainable fuels.

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As the 527th highest generator of electricity in the United States, Rock Falls Utilities produces 8,143 megawatt hours of electricity.

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Roughly 91.81% of Rock Falls Utilities’s total electricity comes from the use of hydroelectric power.

Energy provider of the year for Illinois, Major Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Rock Falls Utilities's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

353MWh

2643 National Rank

Rock Falls Utilities Energy Makeup

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Rock Falls Utilities State Coverage

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Illinois5,3128,723,000113100%

Rock Falls Utilities County Coverage

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Whiteside County55,175511.67$77.89/mo

Power Plants Owned by Rock Falls Utilities

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Rock Falls IL Conventional Hydroelectric 7,476460,992.8461.66No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
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Rock Falls Utilities Fuel Makeup

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91.81%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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8.19%

Cities Rock Falls Utilities Has Coverage

  • Albany, IL
  • Coleta, IL
  • Deer Grove, IL
  • Erie, IL
  • Fulton, IL
  • Lyndon, IL
  • Morrison, IL
  • Prophetstown, IL
  • Rock Falls, IL
  • Sterling, IL
  • Tampico, IL

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

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Rock Falls Utilities FAQ:

What is the average electricity rate for Rock Falls Utilities customers?

The average price of electricity for consumers of Rock Falls Utilities is 13.10 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Rock Falls Utilities’s electricity is generated from nonrenewable fuels?

Rock Falls Utilities produces 8.19% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

What is the phone number for Rock Falls Utilities?

The Rock Falls Utilities phone number is (815) 622-1100.

What is the average bill for Rock Falls Utilities customers each month?

Consumers of Rock Falls Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bill of $84.72.

What percentage of Rock Falls Utilities’s electricity is generated using renewable fuels?

Electric plants owned by or associated with Rock Falls Utilities generate 91.81% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Rock Falls Utilities?

There are 3 power plants associated with or owned by Rock Falls Utilities.

Who is the CEO of Rock Falls Utilities?

Rock Falls Utilities’s CEO is Dick Simon.

What cities does Rock Falls Utilities provider electricity to?

Rock Falls Utilities serves 11 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25