Scam

PLEASE BE AWARE OF A CURRENT SCAM:   New Richmond Utilities has received several reports of automated scam calls demanding immediate payment of supposedly outstanding utility bills. If you receive a suspicious call and/or are unsure of your current balance, call us at 715-246-4167 or stop by the Utility office at 156 E 1st Street.  We do not have an 800 number.
 

 

Low electric rates - power linesResidential electric costs in New Richmond are lower than many of Wisconsin’s investor-owned utilities.

Because community-owned utilities do not operate to make a profit, you pay only for the cost of service. This allows us to provide highly competitive electric rates.


 

Comparison of Monthly Residential Electric Bills
   
New Richmond Utilities  $83.13
Xcel  $87.91
Alliant Energy  $93.94
Wisconsin Public Service  $96.16
We Energies  $104.90
Madison Gas & Electric  $113.68
Based on an average monthly use of 750 kWh.
Based on 2017 rates and estimated PCAC