Burnett County, Wisconsin Electric Profile

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Renewable fuel usage for electricity production has fallen by 5.20% within the previous year in Burnett County.

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With 15,414 residents living within the county and 8,144 megawatt hours produced each year, Burnett County has a per capita production of 0.53 megawatt hours. The city ranks 44 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in the state.

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Burnett County produces 7.47% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel sources. This equates to -0.04 megawatt hours per citizen and ranks Burnett County as the 1286th highest county in the United States out of 3220 counties for non-renewable production per capita a year.

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The largest provider in Burnett County by customer count is Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative.

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Burnett County produces 107.47% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 0.57 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

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Over 107.47% of Burnett County’s electricity production comes from renewable fuels, putting Burnett County at 1418th in the United States for total renewable electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    180,907 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.74 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,144 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    8,752 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    -608 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.53 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    94,662,807 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,141.35 kg

Grantsburg, WI Electric Overview

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Grantsburg's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.44 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 1.38% less than Wisconsin's average rate of 14.65 cents. There has been a 8.51% increase in usage of fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuels in Grantsburg. Northwestern Wisconsin Electric has 23 total residential customers, which is more than all other electricity providers in the city.

The use of electricity in Grantsburg accounts for 8,899,125.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 321st highest in Wisconsin out of 782 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 6,430 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Grantsburg is the 207th highest polluting city in Wisconsin. The city is home to one power plant, which is the 25th most plants within a city in Wisconsin and the 27th highest amount of power plants per citizen out of the state's 782 cities.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grantsburg

Grantsburg residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.169/kWh$0.123/kWh$135.83/mo.$79.44/mo.
647th14.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grantsburg
553rd$103.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grantsburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grantsburg, Wisconsin

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East Central EnergyBUNDLED14.80117.97No DataIcon representing missing value.47,9547,095,036
Northwestern Wisconsin ElectricBUNDLED14.0284.69No DataIcon representing missing value.88,29512,376,691
Polk-Burnett Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.75119.16No DataIcon representing missing value.187,74527,686,200

Siren, WI Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.50 cents per kilowatt hour for Siren, which is 0.97% lower than Wisconsin's average price of 14.65 cents. This means the city is 650th best for average electricity rate out of 782 cities in the state. With 16 residential customers, Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative is the largest vendor in the city. Siren is home to 737 citizens, resulting in it being the 454th largest city in the state.

Siren has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 4,738,913.09 kilograms, which is 442nd highest in the state out of 782 cities. The city averages 6,430 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 207th highest city in Wisconsin in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Siren

Siren residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.169/kWh$0.123/kWh$135.83/mo.$79.44/mo.
650th14.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Siren
623rd$106.37Average residential monthly electricity bill for Siren Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Siren, Wisconsin

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East Central EnergyBUNDLED14.80117.97No DataIcon representing missing value.47,9547,095,036
Northwestern Wisconsin ElectricBUNDLED14.0284.69No DataIcon representing missing value.88,29512,376,691
Polk-Burnett Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.75119.16No DataIcon representing missing value.187,74527,686,200

Webster, WI Electric Overview

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Webster's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.52 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 0.86% less than Wisconsin's average rate of 14.65 cents. Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative has 29 total residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier who operates in the city. Webster has 678 residents, making it the 470th largest city by population in Wisconsin.

Webster is the 457th worst ranked city in Wisconsin out of 782 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 4,359,542.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 6,430 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Webster

Webster residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.169/kWh$0.123/kWh$135.83/mo.$79.44/mo.
651st14.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Webster
636th$107.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Webster Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Webster, Wisconsin

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East Central EnergyBUNDLED14.80117.97No DataIcon representing missing value.47,9547,095,036
Northwestern Wisconsin ElectricBUNDLED14.0284.69No DataIcon representing missing value.88,29512,376,691
Polk-Burnett Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.75119.16No DataIcon representing missing value.187,74527,686,200

Energy Production in Burnett County, Wisconsin

Power Plants in Burnett County, Wisconsin

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Clam River DamRenewable World Energies LLC (100.00%)
Burnett County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 5,767No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Danbury DamRenewable World Energies LLC (100.00%)
Danbury CDP WI Conventional Hydroelectric 2,985No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Danbury CDP WI Distillate Fuel Oil -302No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Grantsburg WI Distillate Fuel Oil -30612,520.03-40.92No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Burnett County, Wisconsin Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Burnett County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county produces 107.47% of the total generation in the county from this fuel source. Electricity consumption in the county creates 94,662,806.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1849th most of any county in the United States. Additionally, the county ranks 997th highest in the US for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 6,141.35 kilograms of emissions per person. Burnett County has 4 electricity producing plants in the county. This is the 623rd highest number of power plants within a county and the 321st highest number of power plants per person, out of 3220 counties, in the US.

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107.47%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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-7.47%

Burnett County, Wisconsin Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Burnett County selling electricity. Of those 4, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Wisconsin has restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Burnett County that report energy loss, including Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative, Northwestern Wisconsin Electric, and Barron Electric Cooperative. Combined, these 3 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 6.69% of electricity generated. With a United States average energy loss of 2.76%, Burnett County is ranked as the 2710th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Burnett County, Wisconsin?

Burnett County, Wisconsin has 4 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Burnett County, Wisconsin?

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1Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative6,958
2Northwestern Wisconsin Electric6,718
3East Central Energy1,535
4Barron Electric Cooperative575

What electricity company is the largest provider in Burnett County, Wisconsin?

By total revenue, Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Burnett County, Wisconsin.

How many electric companies offer service in Burnett County, Wisconsin?

Burnett County, Wisconsin is home to 4 electricity suppliers serving customers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16