Kenosha County, Wisconsin Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Kenosha County, Wisconsin Electricity Overview

Renewable electricity fuels account for 21.87%, or 41,059 megawatt hours, of Kenosha County's total energy production, giving the county a ranking of 1116th in the US for total megawatt hours from sustainable fuels.

The 146,646 megawatt hours of electricity produced by non-renewable energy ranks Kenosha County at 15th out of 72 counties in the state in non-renewable energy production.

Kenosha County averages 0.24 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 36th highest in Wisconsincounties.

The US average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 14.46 cents, while residents of Kenosha County pay an average rate of 12.63% above the national average at 16.29 cents per kilowatt hour.

Residents of Kenosha County are faced with an average of 0.72 electrical outages per year, with an average of 81.55 minutes per outage.

Citizens of Kenosha County consume enough electricity to emit 6,616.95 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per capita, which is the 9th highest amount of pollution from electric consumption for a county in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,012,375 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    187,705 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    41,059 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    146,646 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.11 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,119,262,886 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,616.95 kg

Kenosha, WI Electricity Overview

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Residents living within Kenosha are charged an average residential electricity rate of 16.48 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 9.06% more than Wisconsin's average price of 15.11 cents. WE Energies is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Kenosha has byproducts of 641,116,659.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 3rd highest amount of any city in Wisconsin. The city also ranks 559th highest in Wisconsin in emissions per citizen, averaging 6,412.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. All of the electricity used in Kenosha has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kenosha

Kenosha residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.145/kWh$154.96/mo.$81.83/mo.
630th16.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kenosha
467th$109.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kenosha Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kenosha, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
WE EnergiesBUNDLED16.48109.398,177,1411,347,399,825

Zips with electric coverage in Kenosha, Wisconsin include: 53142, 53140, 53144, 53143, 53158, 53104

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Pleasant Prairie, WI Electricity Overview

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Residents living within Pleasant Prairie are charged an average residential electricity rate of 16.48 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 9.06% more than Wisconsin's average price of 15.11 cents. WE Energies is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Pleasant Prairie has byproducts of 136,256,366.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 39th highest amount of any city in Wisconsin. The city also ranks 68th highest in Wisconsin in emissions per citizen, averaging 6,412.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. All of the electricity used in Pleasant Prairie has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pleasant Prairie

Pleasant Prairie residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.145/kWh$154.96/mo.$81.83/mo.
630th16.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pleasant Prairie
467th$109.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pleasant Prairie Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
WE EnergiesBUNDLED16.48109.398,177,1411,347,399,825

Zips with electric coverage in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin include: 53142, 53143, 53158

Salem Lakes, WI Electricity Overview

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Residents living within Salem Lakes are charged an average residential electricity rate of 16.48 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 9.06% more than Wisconsin's average price of 15.11 cents. WE Energies is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Salem Lakes has byproducts of 93,622,550.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 60th highest amount of any city in Wisconsin. The city also ranks 559th highest in Wisconsin in emissions per citizen, averaging 6,412.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. All of the electricity used in Salem Lakes has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Salem Lakes

Salem Lakes residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.175/kWh$0.145/kWh$154.96/mo.$81.83/mo.
630th16.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Salem Lakes
467th$109.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Salem Lakes Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Salem Lakes, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
WE EnergiesBUNDLED16.48109.398,177,1411,347,399,825

Zips with electric coverage in Salem Lakes, Wisconsin include: 53105, 53168, 53181, 53179, 53104, 53170, 53192

Electricity Production in Kenosha County, Wisconsin

Power Plants in Kenosha County, Wisconsin

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kenosha County WI Natural Gas 146,646109,721,850.87748.21
Pheasant Run Landfill Gas RecoveryWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Bristol WI Landfill Gas 41,05926,101,076.83635.7

Kenosha County, Wisconsin Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Kenosha County is the 8th highest ranked county in the state out of 72 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county releasing 1,119,262,885.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. This total equates to 6,616.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 899th highest in the nation for emissions per capita from electricity use. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Natural Gas, which makes up 74.44% (or 139,719.57 megawatt hours) of the fuel types used for electricity generation in the county. Landfill Gas and Distillate Fuel Oil are also important fuel types in the county, with 21.87% and 3.69% of total electricity production coming from each fuel source, respectively. Kenosha County has 2 electricity producing plants, which is 980th most in the nation.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
74.44%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
21.87%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
3.69%

Kenosha County, Wisconsin Net Metering

Kenosha County has 2 out of 2 electricity suppliers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Kenosha County who report energy loss data had an average of 2.57% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Wisconsin average is 2.31%, resulting in a rank of 287th best in the nation and a state rank of 17th best out of 3221 and 72 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Kenosha County, Wisconsin

Providers In Each City in Kenosha County:

  • Bristol, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Kenosha, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Paddock Lake, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Salem Lakes, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Twin Lakes, Wisconsin:
    • Alliant Energy: 90.17%
    • WE Energies: 9.83%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Kenosha County, Wisconsin?

By total revenue, WE Energies is the largest electricity provider in Kenosha County, Wisconsin.

Which electricity companies offer service in Kenosha County, Wisconsin?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1WE Energies43,752
2Alliant Energy1,377

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Kenosha County, Wisconsin.

How many power plants are located in Kenosha County, Wisconsin?

Kenosha County, Wisconsin is home to 2 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27