Marinette County, Wisconsin Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Marinette County, Wisconsin Electricity Overview

Natural gas accounts for 45.88% of the electric generation in Marinette County, resulting in a rank of 11th in the state out of 72 counties for total natural gas production.

Marinette County customers have an average monthly residential electric bill of $94.87, which is 9.22% lower than the Wisconsin average bill of $104.51 and 26.94% lower than the US average bill of $129.86.

Marinette County generates 2.93 megawatt hours of electricity per person in the county from non-renewable electricity fuel sources. They are the 12th highest county in Wisconsin for non-renewable generation per capita.

The largest supplier in Marinette County by customer count is Wisconsin Public Service.

Marinette County creates 54.12% of their electricity from hydroelectric power, roughly 144,815 megawatt hours a year.

Marinette County experienced a 17.26% rise in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the previous 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    498,148 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    267,559 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    144,815 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    122,744 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.39 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    213,510,490 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,099.12 kg

Marinette, WI Electricity Overview

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Residents of Marinette are charged an average residential electricity price of 14.73 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.54% lower than Wisconsin's average price of 15.11 cents and 1.83% more than the national average of 14.46 cents. Selling an estimated 8,440.25 megawatt hours per year, Wisconsin Public Service is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The city generates 13,476 megawatt hours from its power plants, which is the 44th largest total generation for any city in Wisconsin.

Coming in as the 93rd worst ranked city out of 808 cities in the state, Marinette emits 64,032,600.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 5,758.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 774th worst in Wisconsin for pollution per capita from electricity use. There is one power plant in the city. Marinette has around 100.00% of its electricity produced by Conventional Hydroelectric.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Marinette

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.168/kWh$0.117/kWh$118.28/mo.$61.19/mo.
464th14.73¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Marinette
73rd$92.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Marinette Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Marinette, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Wisconsin Public ServiceBUNDLED14.7392.743,037,654447,299,638

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Peshtigo, WI Electricity Overview

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Residents of Peshtigo are charged an average residential electricity price of 14.73 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.54% lower than Wisconsin's average price of 15.11 cents and 1.83% more than the national average of 14.46 cents. Selling an estimated 3,513.33 megawatt hours per year, Wisconsin Public Service is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Peshtigo average is 28.58% less at $92.74 per month.

Coming in as the 194th worst ranked city out of 808 cities in the state, Peshtigo emits 21,929,259.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 6,412.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 23rd worst in Wisconsin for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Peshtigo, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Peshtigo

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.168/kWh$0.117/kWh$118.28/mo.$61.19/mo.
464th14.73¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Peshtigo
73rd$92.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Peshtigo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Peshtigo, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Wisconsin Public ServiceBUNDLED14.7392.743,037,654447,299,638

Niagara, WI Electricity Overview

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Residents of Niagara are charged an average residential electricity price of 16.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.06% more than Wisconsin's average price of 15.11 cents and 13.95% more than the national average of 14.46 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is WE Energies. The city's hydroelectric facilities generate 61,643 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the city's electricity.

Coming in as the 794th worst ranked city out of 808 cities in the state, Niagara emits 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 794th worst in Wisconsin for pollution per capita from electricity use. There is one power plant in the city. Niagara has around 100.00% of its electricity produced by Conventional Hydroelectric.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Niagara

Niagara 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 Niagara
467th$109.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Niagara Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Niagara, Wisconsin

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

Electricity Production in Marinette County, Wisconsin

Power Plants in Marinette County, Wisconsin

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Marinette County WI Natural Gas 66,73450,786,485.12761.03
Little Quinnesec Falls Hydro ProjectNorthbrook Wisconsin LLC (100.00%)
Niagara WI Conventional Hydroelectric 61,643
Marinette County WI Natural Gas 56,01038,443,986.28686.38
Marinette County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 28,028
Marinette County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 14,592
Park MillN E W Hydro LLC (100.00%)
Marinette WI Conventional Hydroelectric 13,476
Marinette County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 11,162
Marinette County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 10,826
Marinette County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 5,088

Marinette County, Wisconsin Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Marinette County is the 40th worst ranked county in the state out of 72 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county releasing 213,510,489.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. This total results in 5,099.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the county 1364th highest in the United States for pollution per capita. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 54.12% of the fuel used for electricity production in Marinette County. Marinette County has the 3rd most electricity producing plants of any county in the state, with 9 total plants.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
54.12%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
45.88%

Marinette County, Wisconsin Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Marinette County, 66.67% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Marinette County averages out to about 2.51% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 2.31%, resulting in a rank of 272nd best in the US and a state rank of 11th best out of 3221 and 72 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Marinette County, Wisconsin

Providers In Each City in Marinette County:

  • Coleman, Wisconsin:
    • Wisconsin Public Service: 67.39%
    • Oconto Electric Cooperative: 32.61%
  • Crivitz, Wisconsin:
    • Wisconsin Public Service: 100.00%
  • Marinette, Wisconsin:
    • Wisconsin Public Service: 100.00%
  • Niagara, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Peshtigo, Wisconsin:
    • Wisconsin Public Service: 100.00%
  • Pound, Wisconsin:
    • Oconto Electric Cooperative: 9.61%
    • Wisconsin Public Service: 90.39%
  • Wausaukee, Wisconsin:
    • Wisconsin Public Service: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Wisconsin Public Service is the largest electricity company in Marinette County, Wisconsin.

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

There are 3 electricity companies serving customers in Marinette County, Wisconsin.

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

There are 9 active electricity plants located in Marinette County, Wisconsin

What electricity companies offer service in Marinette County, Wisconsin?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Wisconsin Public Service61,019
2WE Energies16,764
3Oconto Electric Cooperative874

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-18