Upper Michigan Energy Resources

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About Upper Michigan Energy Resources

Upper Michigan Energy Resources is an investor owned organization headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and serving customers in 13 cities in Michigan such as the cities of Menominee, Iron Mountain, Kingsford, Iron River, and Norway. Upper Michigan Energy Resources bills their consumers a residential electricity rate of 17.29 cents per kilowatt hour on average, which is 2.07% below the average state price of 17.65 cents. The supplier had total sales and disposition of 1,857,592 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 1,708,477 megawatt hours were via sales to end users. The electricity generated in the company's power plants made up 41.12% of the electricity sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 58.88%. In 2020, they made a total of $131,419,600 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 3.13% of their revenue come from wholesale electricity sales and 94.73% from retail sales to end users.

The average residential electricity bill for a customer of Upper Michigan Energy Resources is $104.83 per month. Consumers of the provider pay a 10.84% markdown compared to other residents of Michigan. The provider currently does not generate any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates from other providers and then resell it to end consumers.

Upper Michigan Energy Resources Net Metering

Consumers of Upper Michigan Energy Resources have the ability to participate in net metering options. This makes it easier for people who are interested to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded wattage back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Electricity suppliers routinely submit data for energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. Upper Michigan Energy Resources recently reported a loss of 2.71% of the total electricity production total. Upper Michigan Energy Resources' energy loss amounts give them a ranking of 30th best out of the 56 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 309th best out of 3509 in the country.

Upper Michigan Energy Resources Rate & Electric Bills

Upper Michigan Energy Resources residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.197/kWh$0.124/kWh$130.84/mo.$64.75/mo.
2773rd17.29¢Upper Michigan Energy Resources' Average residential price per kWh
1215th$104.83Average monthly electricity bill for Upper Michigan Energy Resources' residential customers

Upper Michigan Energy Resources Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Headquarters:231 West Michigan Street
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53290
    United States of America
  • CEO:Kevin Fletcher

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Energy Loss

Upper Michigan Energy Resources' energy loss due to business operations.

-2.71%

Total Energy Loss

50,268MWh

309 National Rank

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Upper Michigan Energy Resources State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Michigan36,987183,550,1878100%

Upper Michigan Energy Resources County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Alger County8,842521.62$102.07/mo
Baraga County8,158723.09$103.24/mo
Delta County36,903820.02$99.03/mo
Dickinson County25,947517.65$104.91/mo
Gogebic County14,380614.28$92.53/mo
Houghton County37,361523.62$103.28/mo
Iron County11,631618.61$105.13/mo
Marquette County66,017721.71$103.90/mo
Menominee County23,502719.25$100.24/mo
Ontonagon County5,816619.33$96.65/mo

Cities Upper Michigan Energy Resources Has Coverage

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

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Upper Michigan Energy Resources FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Upper Michigan Energy Resources customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Upper Michigan Energy Resources is $104.83. The state average bundled bill is $118.49 and the US average is $118.49.

What is the phone number for Upper Michigan Energy Resources?

Upper Michigan Energy Resources' customer service phone number is (800) 242-9137

What cities does Upper Michigan Energy Resources sell electricity to?

Upper Michigan Energy Resources provides electricity to 13 cities in the United States.

Who is the CEO of Upper Michigan Energy Resources?

The CEO of Upper Michigan Energy Resources is Kevin Fletcher.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Upper Michigan Energy Resources customers?

Consumers of Upper Michigan Energy Resources, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 17.29 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does Upper Michigan Energy Resources have customers in in?

There are 10 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Upper Michigan Energy Resources including Michigan.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-10-20