Rusk County, Wisconsin Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rusk County, Wisconsin Electricity Overview

Citizens of Rusk County use enough electricity to emit 2,292.91 kilograms of CO2 gases per person, which is the 2489th highest amount of pollution from electricity consumption for a county in the country.

With 1,548 megawatt hours produced from solar, Rusk County is 17th out of 72 counties in Wisconsin for solar power electricity generation.

With a population of 14,188 citizens, Rusk County is the 65th largest county by population in Wisconsin and the 2206th largest in the nation.

As the 1251st largest generator of electricity in the country out of 3221 counties, Rusk County produces 132,114 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

Rusk County is 14th in Wisconsin rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 132,114 megawatt hours generated from renewable fuels.

Within the previous 12 months, Rusk County has seen a 28.21% drop in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    168,793 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    132,114 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    132,114 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    9.31 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    32,531,773 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,292.91 kg

Ladysmith, WI Electricity Overview

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Ladysmith has an average residential electricity rate of 14.57 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.72% higher than the average nationwide price of 14.46 cents. Generation using renewable fuel types totals 3.44 megawatt hours produced per person. The city produces 11,048 megawatt hours, which is 100.00% of their total number of megawatt hours generated, from renewable fuel types

Ladysmith residents average 4,560.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 783rd highest in the state out of 808 in this category. With total emissions of 14,666,672.09 kilograms, the city ranks 246th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city is home to one power producing plant. Ladysmith's top fuel type utilized for electricity production is Conventional Hydroelectric. The city produces 11,048 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ladysmith

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.126/kWh$136.82/mo.$80.36/mo.
363rd14.57¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ladysmith
415th$108.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ladysmith Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ladysmith, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED14.57108.7511,0481,936,924282,112,988

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Bruce, WI Electricity Overview

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Bruce has an average residential electricity rate of 14.72 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.76% higher than the average nationwide price of 14.46 cents. Northern States Power Company sells an estimated 616.89 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than all other vendors. Bruce has the 437th highest population in the state, with 781 residents residing within the city's borders.

Bruce residents average 6,412.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 23rd highest in the state out of 808 in this category. With total emissions of 5,007,822.21 kilograms, the city ranks 424th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 9,291.49 megawatt hours consumed in Bruce must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bruce

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.126/kWh$136.82/mo.$80.36/mo.
459th14.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bruce
626th$109.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bruce Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bruce, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Jump River ElectricBUNDLED15.93118.580,386.0212,803,994.35
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED14.57108.751,936,924282,112,988

Hawkins, WI Electricity Overview

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Hawkins has an average residential electricity rate of 14.57 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.72% higher than the average nationwide price of 14.46 cents. Northern States Power Company sells an estimated 582.63 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than all other vendors. Hawkins has the 612th highest population in the state, with 331 residents residing within the city's borders.

Hawkins residents average 6,412.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 68th highest in the state out of 808 in this category. With total emissions of 2,122,393.28 kilograms, the city ranks 600th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 3,937.88 megawatt hours consumed in Hawkins must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hawkins

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.126/kWh$136.82/mo.$80.36/mo.
363rd14.57¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hawkins
415th$108.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hawkins Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hawkins, Wisconsin

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED14.57108.751,936,924282,112,988

Electricity Production in Rusk County, Wisconsin

Power Plants in Rusk County, Wisconsin

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Flambeau Hydroelectric StationDairyland Power Cooperative (100.00%)
Rusk County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 60,473
Rusk County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 37,092
Timberline Trail Gas RecoveryWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Rusk County WI Landfill Gas 18,47112,762,721.49690.96
Ladysmith WI Conventional Hydroelectric 11,048
Rusk County WI Conventional Hydroelectric 3,482
Conrath DPC SolarSoCore 2016 ProjectCo-W1 LLC (100.00%)
Rusk County WI Solar 1,548

Rusk County, Wisconsin Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Rusk County emits 2,292.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 2489th highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the nation based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 32,531,773.33 kilograms. The top fuel type utilized in Rusk County is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county produces 112,095 megawatt hours from this fuel source. When taken together with Landfill Gas (13.98%) and Solar (1.17%), the three fuel types account for 100.00% of the production in the county. Rusk County has 6 power generation plants, which is 362nd highest in the United States.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
84.85%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
13.98%
SOLAR
Solar
1.17%

Rusk County, Wisconsin Net Metering

Of the 5 electricity suppliers in Rusk County, 5 of them report that they offer net metering. At the state level, Wisconsin is known for heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Rusk County averages out to about 7.73% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 2.31%, resulting in a rank of 2760th best in the country and a state rank of 65th best out of 3221 and 72 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Rusk County:

  • Bruce, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 88.98%
    • Jump River Electric: 11.02%
  • Conrath, Wisconsin:
    • Jump River Electric: 50.00%
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.00%
  • Glen Flora, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Hawkins, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Ingram, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.00%
    • Jump River Electric: 50.00%
  • Ladysmith, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%
  • Tony, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 50.00%
    • Jump River Electric: 50.00%
  • Weyerhaeuser, Wisconsin:
    • Northern States Power Company: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

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

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

By total revenue, Northern States Power Company is the largest electricity provider in Rusk County, Wisconsin.

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

Rusk County, Wisconsin is home to 5 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Rusk County, Wisconsin?

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27