Racine County, Wisconsin Electric Profile

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Racine County continues to make strides with the decrease of non-renewable fuel use. The county has accomplished a 22.09% curtailment in the consumption of these fuel sources for electricity generation.

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Racine County is the 820th highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 0.43 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable sources.

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Racine County released 1,261,329,200.71 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks them as the 271st highest polluting county in the US.

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Racine County is the 1321st largest producer of electricity in the US out of 3220 counties, producing 108,055 megawatt hours.

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Racine County produces 84,265.67 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 13th out of 72 counties in Wisconsin for total natural gas generation.

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Non-renewable fuel sources are used in the generation of 78.18% of the megawatt hours produced in Racine County, ranking it 17th in Wisconsin out of 72 counties for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel sources.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,304,007 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.74 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    108,055 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    23,573 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    84,482 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.55 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,261,329,201 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,425.16 kg

Racine, WI Electric Overview

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Racine has an average residential electricity rate of 15.81 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.57% higher than the average national rate of 13.45 cents. WE Energies has 2,647 total residential customers, more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Racine is tied for last in the country for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating within the city. Approximately 495,631,152.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 6,430 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 207th worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Racine

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.145/kWh$154.96/mo.$81.83/mo.
717th15.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Racine
558th$104.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Racine Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Racine, Wisconsin

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WE EnergiesBUNDLED15.81104.12No DataIcon representing missing value.8,111,5371,282,737,054

Zips with electric coverage in Racine, Wisconsin include: 53402, 53403, 53406, 53405, 53404, 53126

Mount Pleasant, WI Electric Overview

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Mount Pleasant's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 15.81 cents per kilowatt hour . This is more than both the Wisconsin and the United States average rates of 14.65 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. There has been a 12.57% decrease in the usage of renewable fuel sources (such as solar, wind or hydro power) in Mount Pleasant during the course of the last year. The city is ranked 35th in the state in total electricity generated from power generating plants within its borders, with 45,144 megawatt hours produced.

In Mount Pleasant, Natural Gas makes up 47.78% of the fuel used in electricity production. Landfill Gas and Wind make up 36.61% and 15.61% of electricity production, respectively. Approximately 159,458,452.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted per year in the city due to electricity use. Additionally, the city ranks 739th worst in the state for emissions per capita, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Mount Pleasant has one electricity producing plant, which is 25th highest in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mount Pleasant

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.145/kWh$154.96/mo.$81.83/mo.
717th15.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mount Pleasant
558th$104.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mount Pleasant Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin

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WE EnergiesBUNDLED15.81104.12No DataIcon representing missing value.8,111,5371,282,737,054

Zips with electric coverage in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin include: 53403, 53406, 53405, 53404, 53177, 53126

Caledonia, WI Electric Overview

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Caledonia's citizens purchase electricity for, on average, 15.81 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.98% above the average Wisconsin rate of 14.65 cents. With 7,710 residential customers, WE Energies is the largest provider in the city.

Caledonia emits 6,430 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 207th worst polluting city out of 782 cities in the state. With total emissions of 161,521,705.23 kilograms, the city ranks 32nd worst in Wisconsin for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 294,821.24 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Caledonia

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.145/kWh$154.96/mo.$81.83/mo.
717th15.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Caledonia
558th$104.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Caledonia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Caledonia, Wisconsin

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WE EnergiesBUNDLED15.81104.12No DataIcon representing missing value.8,111,5371,282,737,054

Zips with electric coverage in Caledonia, Wisconsin include: 53402, 53406, 53405, 53404, 53126, 53108

Energy Production in Racine County, Wisconsin

Power Plants in Racine County, Wisconsin

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Racine County WI Natural Gas 62,91147,203,969.66750.33No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
WaxdaleS.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. (100.00%)
Mount Pleasant WI Natural Gas 45,14411,044,035.84244.64No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Racine County, Wisconsin Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 7th worst ranked county out of 72 counties in the state, Racine County emits 1,261,329,200.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. Averaging 6,425.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 897th worst for pollution per capita from electricity use. About 77.98% of electricity in Racine County comes from production using Natural Gas. When combined with Landfill Gas (15.29%) and Wind (6.52%), these three fuel types account for 107,838.18 megawatt hours (or 99.80%) of the electricity generation in the county. Racine County has 2 electricity generation plants, which is 28th most in Wisconsin.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
77.98%
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Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
15.29%
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Wind
6.52%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.20%

Racine County, Wisconsin Net Metering

WE Energies is the only provider we have covering Racine County. Fortunately for consumers they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. The state has highly restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Racine County has an average of 2.47% of the electricity that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Racine County a rank of 20th best in Wisconsin out of 72.

Power Companies in Racine County, Wisconsin

Providers In Each City in Racine County:

  • Burlington, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 96.65%
    • Rock Energy: 3.35%
  • Caledonia, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Elmwood Park, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • North Bay, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Racine, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Rochester, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Sturtevant, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Union Grove, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Waterford, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Wind Point, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 100.00%
  • Yorkville, Wisconsin:
    • WE Energies: 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 supplier in Racine County, Wisconsin?

The largest electricity supplier in Racine County, Wisconsin by total revenue is WE Energies.

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

Racine County, Wisconsin is home to 2 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Racine County, Wisconsin?

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1WE Energies57,685

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