La Crosse County, WI: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

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La Crosse County, Wisconsin Electricity Overview

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in La Crosse County is Northern States Power Company.

La Crosse County uses non-renewable fuel types to produce 0.13 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 14th highest county in the state for non-renewable production per capita.

La Crosse County uses 2226.52% more megawatt hours than it produces.

La Crosse County is 14th in the state rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 44,869.66 megawatt hours generated from renewable fuel types.

La Crosse County ranks 12th out of 72 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its citizens using 1,405,266.55 megawatt hours.

La Crosse County has the 1053rd highest total electricity production of all 3230 counties in the US, producing 60,402 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,405,267 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.68 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    60,402 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    44,870 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    15,532 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.5 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    799,694,642 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,647.83 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in La Crosse

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La Crosse Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

15.84¢ per kWh

  • 0.27% lower than last month
  • 2.83% higher than March last year
  • 6.64% lower than the Wisconsin average
  • 5.27% lower than the US average
  • 157th in the state out of 803 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since March last year
  • 18,586th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,643 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 7 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.03¢ per kWh

  • 0.23% higher than last month
  • 5.23% higher than March last year
  • 5.27% lower than the Wisconsin average
  • 0.26% lower than the US average
  • 187th in the state out of 803 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 9 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 17 since March last year
  • 20,027th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 386 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,140 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$115.14 per month

  • 3.26% lower than last month
  • 8.52% lower than March last year
  • 10.01% higher than the Wisconsin average
  • 4.5% lower than the US average
  • 674th in the state out of 803 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 22 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 23 since March last year
  • 15,225th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,762 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,915 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$124.63 per month

  • 0.71% lower than last month
  • 1.82% higher than March last year
  • 12.72% higher than the Wisconsin average
  • 8.28% lower than the US average
  • 695th in the state out of 803 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since March last year
  • 11,532nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 52 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 959 since March last year

La Crosse, WI Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call La Crosse home have an average residential electricity rate of 16.03 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.27% lower than the average Wisconsin rate of 16.92 cents and 0.26% lower than the national average of 16.07 cents. La Crosse produces 9.85% of the electricity consumed in the city and must import power from nearby cities and counties or rural area power generation facilities. Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Approximately 7,557.05 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity use, making them the 6th worst polluter in the state out of 810 cities. At 7,557.05 kilograms per person and 52,505 people in the city, the city emits 396,783,004.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 11th largest amount in Wisconsin for total emissions. Power producing plants in the city most often use Wood/Wood Waste Solids, which accounts for 53.78% (or 32,483.73 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the city. When taken together with Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (25.06%) and Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (20.51%), these three fuel sources make up 99.35% of the city electricity production. La Crosse has one electricity generation plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in La Crosse

La Crosse residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.168/kWh$0.128/kWh$152.24/mo.$92.22/mo.
187th16.03¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of La Crosse
695th$124.63Average residential monthly electricity bill for La Crosse Residents

Electric Companies With Service in La Crosse, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED16.10113.7360,4021,855,360.65298,702,765
Riverland Energy CooperativeBUNDLED15.53163.9217,589.2433,795,407.55
Vernon Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.72149.68112,179.718,757,919.16

Zips with electric coverage in La Crosse, Wisconsin include: 54601, 54650, 54603

Onalaska, WI Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Onalaska home have an average residential electricity rate of 15.83 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.47% lower than the average Wisconsin rate of 16.92 cents and 1.52% lower than the national average of 16.07 cents. Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $138.59 per month.

Approximately 5,943.61 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity use, making them the 154th worst polluter in the state out of 810 cities. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity consumption of 111,502,195.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Onalaska

Onalaska residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.165/kWh$0.130/kWh$171.69/mo.$103.38/mo.
134th15.83¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Onalaska
750th$138.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Onalaska Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Onalaska, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED16.10113.731,855,360.65298,702,765
Riverland Energy CooperativeBUNDLED15.53163.9217,589.2433,795,407.55

Zips with electric coverage in Onalaska, Wisconsin include: 54601, 54650, 54603

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Holmen, WI Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Holmen home have an average residential electricity rate of 15.83 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.49% lower than the average Wisconsin rate of 16.92 cents and 1.53% lower than the national average of 16.07 cents. Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $138.8 per month.

Approximately 5,943.61 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity use, making them the 154th worst polluter in the state out of 810 cities. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity consumption of 63,079,573.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Holmen

Holmen residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.130/kWh$172.05/mo.$103.54/mo.
131st15.83¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Holmen
766th$138.8Average residential monthly electricity bill for Holmen Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Holmen, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED16.10113.731,855,360.65298,702,765
Riverland Energy CooperativeBUNDLED15.53163.9217,589.2433,795,407.55

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Electricity Production in La Crosse County, Wisconsin

Power Plants in La Crosse County, Wisconsin

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
La Crosse WI Wood/Wood Waste Solids 60,402115,445,301.11,911.286/2030

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 6,647.83 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the county from electricity use, making them the 796th worst in the nation. At 6,647.83 kilograms per person and 120,294 residents in the county, the county emits 799,694,642.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 424th highest rank in the United States Wood/Wood Waste Solids is the fuel of choice in La Crosse County, with 53.78% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. When taken together with Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (25.06%) and Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (20.51%), the three fuel types account for 99.35% of the generation in the county. There is one electricity producing plant in La Crosse County.

WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
53.78%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
25.06%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
20.51%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.36%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.30%

La Crosse County, Wisconsin Net Metering

Out of the 5 suppliers in La Crosse County, 4 of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state of Wisconsin has restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

In La Crosse County one company reports energy loss, Riverland Energy Cooperative. They average an annual energy loss of 3.72%. With a state average energy loss of 2.46%, La Crosse County is ranked as the 45th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in La Crosse County:

  • Bangor, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.00%
    • Bangor Municipal Utility: 50.00%
  • Holmen, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.00%
    • Riverland Energy Cooperative: 50.00%
  • La Crosse, Wisconsin:
    • Riverland Energy Cooperative: 18.50%
    • Vernon Electric Cooperative: 4.51%
    • Northern States Power Company: 76.99%
  • Onalaska, Wisconsin:
    • Riverland Energy Cooperative: 49.58%
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.42%
  • Rockland, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • West Salem, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in La Crosse County, Wisconsin?

By total megawatt hours sold, Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity provider in La Crosse County, Wisconsin.

How many electric companies offer service in La Crosse County, Wisconsin?

La Crosse County, Wisconsin has 5 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in La Crosse County, Wisconsin?

How many power plants are in La Crosse County, Wisconsin?

There is one electricity plant in La Crosse County, Wisconsin

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-06-03