Rock County, Wisconsin Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rock County, Wisconsin Electricity Overview

Rock County generates 38.06 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 5 highest county out of 72 counties in Wisconsin for production per capita.

Rock County is the 5th highest county in the state for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 37.97 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable fuels.

Rock County produces 14,674 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuel types. This ranks Rock County 36th out of 72 counties in Wisconsin for total sustainable electricity production.

Rock County produces 0.03 megawatt hours per capita each year from solar power, giving the county a rank of 18th out of 72 counties in Wisconsin.

As the 5th largest producer of solar energy in the state, Rock County generates 5,658 megawatt hours from solar.

The US national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 14.46 cents, while residents of Rock County enjoy an average rate that is 4.94% below that at 13.75 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,947,370 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,229,387 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    14,674 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,214,713 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    38.06 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    729,376,291 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,455.92 kg

Janesville, WI Electricity Overview

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Janesville has an average residential electricity rate of 14.39 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.73% lower than the state's average rate of 15.11 cents and 0.46% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. More electricity is consumed within Janesville than is generated, with electricity usage adding up to 8658.12% of production. Customers in Janesville deal with 0.72 electrical outages each year with outages lasting on average 81.55 minutes.

Coming in as the 11th worst ranked city out of 808 cities in the state, Janesville emits 423,106,558.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 6,448.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 12th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city is home to one electricity producing plant. Janesville's main fuel type used for electricity production is Landfill Gas. The city generates 9,016 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Janesville

Janesville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.105/kWh$136.81/mo.$72.50/mo.
174th14.39¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Janesville
393rd$106.18Average residential monthly electricity bill for Janesville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Janesville, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED14.47105.323,710,672536,789,346
Rock EnergyBUNDLED12.76125.4583,09010,601,000

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Beloit, WI Electricity Overview

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Beloit has an average residential electricity rate of 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.48% lower than the state's average rate of 15.11 cents and 0.19% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. More electricity is consumed within Beloit than is generated, with electricity usage adding up to 522281.61% of production. CO2 emissions per person decreased by 1.47% during the course of the preceding year.

Coming in as the 25th worst ranked city out of 808 cities in the state, Beloit emits 235,050,132.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 6,412.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 22nd ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is the 6th highest number of power plants within a city in Wisconsin out of the state's 808 cities. Beloit's power plants primarily use Natural Gas, which makes up 67.07% (or 56 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Beloit

Beloit residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.105/kWh$136.81/mo.$72.50/mo.
183rd14.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Beloit
389th$105.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Beloit Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Beloit, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED14.47105.323,710,672536,789,346
Rock EnergyBUNDLED12.76125.4583,09010,601,000

Edgerton, WI Electricity Overview

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Edgerton has an average residential electricity rate of 14.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.83% lower than the state's average rate of 15.11 cents and 0.57% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 0.72 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 81.55 minutes. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Alliant Energy.

Coming in as the 138th worst ranked city out of 808 cities in the state, Edgerton emits 38,119,722.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 6,412.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Edgerton as the 68th highest polluting city in Wisconsin. Within Edgerton, there are no power producing plants. The residents must rely on electricity generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Edgerton

Edgerton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.105/kWh$136.81/mo.$72.50/mo.
172nd14.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Edgerton
395th$106.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Edgerton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Edgerton, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED14.47105.323,710,672536,789,346
Rock EnergyBUNDLED12.76125.4583,09010,601,000

Electricity Production in Rock County, Wisconsin

Power Plants in Rock County, Wisconsin

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Riverside Energy CenterAlliant Energy (100.00%)
Rock County WI Natural Gas 3,287,4851,251,933,190.2380.82
Rock County WI Natural Gas 2,929,8111,073,961,460.6366.56
Ameresco JanesvilleAMERESCO Janesville LLC (100.00%)
Janesville WI Landfill Gas 9,0167,238,302.77802.83
HQC Rock River Solar Power Gen StationHanwha Q CELLS USA (42.40%)Hanwha PVPLUS, LLC (57.60%)
Rock County WI Solar 2,991
Beloit Memorial Hospital Power PlantBeloit Memorial Hospital (100.00%)
Beloit WI Natural Gas 73.542,317.72575.75
Fairbanks Morse EngineFairbanks Morse Engine (100.00%)
Beloit WI Distillate Fuel Oil 105,778.47577.8511/2021

Rock County, Wisconsin Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For electricity generation purposes, Rock County's primary fuel is Natural Gas, making up 6,214,685 megawatt hours, or 99.76% of production in the county. Landfill Gas and Solar are the second and third most used fuel types, respectively, for electricity generation. Landfill Gas is used to make 0.14% of electricity generation and Solar makes up 0.09% of total generation in the county. The county has the 469th largest amount of total CO2 pollution from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the United States, emitting 729,376,291.32 kilograms. The county averages 4,455.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. They rank 1882nd highest in the country in this category. Rock County has the 6th most power plants of any county in Wisconsin, with 6 total plants.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
99.76%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
0.14%
SOLAR
Solar
0.09%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.00%

Rock County, Wisconsin Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Rock County offering electricity. Of those 4, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state of Wisconsin has highly restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Rock County is 2.57%. This includes data from 4 providers, including Alliant Energy, WE Energies, and Rock Energy. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 2.31%, resulting in a rank of 290th best in the United States and a state rank of 20th best out of 3221 and 72 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Rock County, Wisconsin

Providers In Each City in Rock County:

  • Beloit, Wisconsin:
    • Alliant Energy: 98.04%
    • Rock Energy: 1.96%
  • Brooklyn, Wisconsin:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Clinton, Wisconsin:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Edgerton, Wisconsin:
    • Alliant Energy: 94.86%
    • Rock Energy: 5.14%
  • Evansville, Wisconsin:
    • Evansville Electric: 100.00%
  • Footville, Wisconsin:
    • Rock Energy: 29.44%
    • Alliant Energy: 70.56%
  • Janesville, Wisconsin:
    • Rock Energy: 4.25%
    • Alliant Energy: 95.75%
  • Milton, Wisconsin:
    • Alliant Energy: 92.74%
    • Rock Energy: 7.26%
  • Orfordville, Wisconsin:
    • Alliant Energy: 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 Rock County, Wisconsin?

By total revenue, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity provider in Rock County, Wisconsin.

How many power plants are in Rock County, Wisconsin?

Rock County, Wisconsin is home to 6 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

There are 4 electricity providers serving consumers in Rock County, Wisconsin.

What electricity companies offer service in Rock County, Wisconsin?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alliant Energy21,373
2WE Energies9,304
3Rock Energy8,390
4Evansville Electric3,617

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-27