Economic Development in Grant County Wisconsin


Electric Utility Rates by Community

Grant County WI has two existing electric power plants located within the county with electricity also supplied by other power plants located in the region. Grant County also has a large Wind Farm located along Hwy 18 near the community of Montfort. Alliant Energy, Scenic Rivers Energy Cooperative, Dairyland Power and WPPI supply power to the various communities within the county.

Rates by Community per kilowatt hour for large industrial user during on-peak hours:

  • Boscobel: $.0715
  • Cassville: $.0748
  • Cuba City: $.0625
  • Dickeyville: $.0748
  • Fennimore: $.0468
  • Hazel Green: $.0748
  • Lancaster: $.0748
  • Livingston: $.0748
  • Montfort: $.0748
  • Muscoda: $.0799
  • Platteville: $.0748
  • Potosi: $.0748

Monthly Fees

Monthly connection fees vary from community to community but range from $20 to $100 per month.

NOTE: Off-Peak rates are generally $.02 -$.03 below On-Peak rates.

Fiber Optic Ring Network / Telecommunication Broadband

Grant County WI Fiber Optic map (PDF)Grant County WI Redundant 10G Fiber Optic Network Cluster

Location of Telecommunication infrastructure network within TDS territory.

Fiber Optic collapsible ring, OC-48, with fiber and ADSL serving industrial parks

Additional fiber optic network located outside of TDS territory, including OC-12.

Download the Fiber Optic Map.