Amador County, California Electric Profile

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Amador County is ranked as the 46th highest consuming county out of 58 counties in California with 247,588.84 megawatt hours being consumed by residents who live there.

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The largest supplier in Amador County by total customers is Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

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Amador County’s average residential electricity rate is 25.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 86.99% above the US average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Amador County is the 46th most populated county in the state, with 39,752 residents calling the county home.

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Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 100.00%, or 411,870 megawatt hours, of Amador County’s total energy generation, giving the county a ranking of 29th in California for total megawatt hours from sustainable fuel types.

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Averaging generation of 10.36 megawatt hours per resident each year, Amador County is 901st out of 3220 counties in generation per capita in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    247,589 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.23 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    411,870 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    411,870 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    10.36 MWh

Ione, CA Electric Overview

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Ione's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 25.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.05% higher than the average California rate of 21.86 cents, a potentially frustrating state of affairs for citizens of the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $150.98 per month. Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

For every person in the city there are 1,471.52 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 422nd worst in California out of 1522 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 11,408,695.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ione

Ione residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.313/kWh$0.167/kWh$216.86/mo.$68.05/mo.
665th25.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ione
686th$150.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ione Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ione, California

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Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED25.15150.98No DataIcon representing missing value.14,550,5163,659,675,000

Jackson, CA Electric Overview

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Jackson has an average residential electricity rate of 25.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 86.99% higher than the average national rate of 13.45 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $150.98. This is 20.14% higher than the California average bill of $125.67. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

Jackson emits 1,471.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 422nd worst polluting city out of 1522 cities in the state. With total emissions of 6,991,192.26 kilograms, the city ranks 657th worst in California 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 29,590.83 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jackson

Jackson residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.313/kWh$0.167/kWh$216.86/mo.$68.05/mo.
665th25.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jackson
686th$150.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jackson, California

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Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED25.15150.98No DataIcon representing missing value.14,550,5163,659,675,000

Sutter Creek, CA Electric Overview

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Sutter Creek has an average residential electricity rate of 25.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 86.99% higher than the average national rate of 13.45 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $150.98. This is 20.14% higher than the California average bill of $125.67. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

Sutter Creek 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 3,786,221.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 1,471.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 119th worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sutter Creek

Sutter Creek residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.313/kWh$0.167/kWh$216.86/mo.$68.05/mo.
665th25.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sutter Creek
686th$150.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sutter Creek Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sutter Creek, California

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Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED25.15150.98No DataIcon representing missing value.14,550,5163,659,675,000

Energy Production in Amador County, California

Power Plants in Amador County, California

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Amador County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Amador County citizens average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 52nd highest in California out of 58 in this category. This equals a total emissions amount of 0 kilograms. The county has 3 electricity plants in the county. This is the 785th most power plants within a county and the 966th highest number of plants per person, out of 3220 counties, in the US. In Amador County, Conventional Hydroelectric is 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation.

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Amador County, California Net Metering

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the only provider we have covering Amador County. Fortunately for residents they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs more viable. California has favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The one company in Amador County who reports energy loss metrics reported an annual loss of 38.18%. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Amador County a rank of 2967th best in the nation out of 3220.

Power Companies in Amador County, California

Providers In Each City in Amador County:

  • Amador City, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Ione, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Jackson, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Plymouth, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Sutter Creek, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 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 Amador County, California?

By total revenue, Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity supplier in Amador County, California.

How many power plants are located within Amador County, California?

There are 3 active power plants in Amador County, California

Which electricity companies offer service in Amador County, California?

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1Pacific Gas and Electric Company21,349

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16