Fresno County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Fresno County, California Electricity Overview

Fresno County had a 2.87% increase in the use of non-renewable fuel sources during the last year.

Fresno County ranks as the 427th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption in the country, emitting 819,352,499.56 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Almost 34.88% of the county's electricity comes from hydroelectric power facilities, ranking them 3rd highest county out of 58 counties in the state for total hydroelectric generation.

With 1,998,370 megawatt hours generated by solar, Fresno County is 8th in California out of 58 counties for solar power electricity production.

Fresno County citizens enjoy an average monthly residential electricity bill of $114.25, which is 13.43% lower than the California average bill of $131.98 and 12.02% lower than the US average bill of $129.86.

Fresno County generates 3.62 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Fresno County the 712th highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in the country out of 3221 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    6,325,204 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,741,809 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,652,402 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,089,407 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.7 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    819,352,500 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    812.32 kg

Fresno, CA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Fresno, resulting in the city ranking 960th out of 1617 cities in California. The city is the 177th highest producing city out of 1617 cities in the state, averaging 0.08 megawatt hours produced per consumer in the city per year. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $116.01 per month, while the US average is $129.86.

Fresno citizens average 1,323.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. This comes to a total emissions amount of 717,546,893.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions. About 62.14% of Fresno's electricity is produced using Natural Gas. Solar and Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source are also important fuel sources in the city, with 15,483 (37.86%) and 1 (0.00%) megawatt hours produced from each, respectively. Fresno is home to 6 power plants, which is the 17th highest number of plants within a city in California.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fresno

Fresno residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.402/kWh$0.167/kWh$232.88/mo.$68.05/mo.
682nd28.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fresno
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fresno Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fresno, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Kings River Conservation DistrictBUNDLED
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED28.42154.9512,252,0853,481,804,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY13.236.79995131,600

Zips with electric coverage in Fresno, California include: 93722, 93727, 93611, 93720, 93702, 93619, 93726, 93706, 93711, 93705, 93612 and 10 other zip code(s).

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Clovis, CA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Clovis, resulting in the city ranking 960th out of 1617 cities in California. Pacific Gas and Electric Company sells an estimated 12,001.01 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $116.01 per month, while the California average is $131.98.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Clovis averages 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 159,693,947.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 63rd worst in California for total pollution. The electricity used in Clovis has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Clovis

Clovis residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.402/kWh$0.167/kWh$232.88/mo.$68.05/mo.
682nd28.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Clovis
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Clovis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Clovis, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Kings River Conservation DistrictBUNDLED
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED28.42154.9512,252,0853,481,804,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY13.236.79995131,600

Zips with electric coverage in Clovis, California include: 93727, 93611, 93619, 93726, 93612, 93626

Sanger, CA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Sanger, resulting in the city ranking 960th out of 1617 cities in California. The city has seen a 54.24% rise in fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel use for electric. Electricity production in Sanger outpaces consumption levels by 32.50%.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Sanger averages 2,399.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 63,857,272.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 197th worst in California for total pollution. The city is home to one power producing plant. Sanger's power plants most often use Natural Gas, which accounts for 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sanger

Sanger residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.402/kWh$0.167/kWh$232.88/mo.$68.05/mo.
682nd28.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sanger
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sanger Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sanger, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED28.42154.9512,252,0853,481,804,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY13.236.79995131,600

Electricity Production in Fresno County, California

Power Plants in Fresno County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Panoche Energy CenterAres Management (100.00%)
Fresno County CA Natural Gas 672,668331,793,094.08493.25
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 517,758
Great Valley Solar Portfolio Holdings, LLCConsolidated Edison Development (100.00%)
Fresno County CA Solar 511,465
Fresno County CA Solar 313,017
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 269,762
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 266,201
Algonquin Power Sanger LLCAlgonquin Power (100.00%)
Sanger CA Natural Gas 221,16084,610,749.44382.58
Big Creek CDP CA Conventional Hydroelectric 165,701
Five Points Solar ParkFive Points Solar Park, LLC (100.00%)
Fresno County CA Solar 141,839
Fresno County CA Solar 131,351
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 125,363
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 120,755
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 120,507
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 104,242
Fresno County CA Solar 103,329
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 100,850
Fresno County CA Solar 98,495
Little Bear Solar 1, LLCLongroad Energy (100.00%)
Fresno County CA Solar 81,842
Fresno County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 67,191
Coalinga 25D CogenChevron USA Inc (100.00%)
Fresno County CA Natural Gas 67,02614,455,241.92215.67

Fresno County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Fresno County citizens average 812.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use. This equals a total emissions amount from electricity use of 819,352,499.56 kilograms. Around 42.14% of electricity in Fresno County comes from generation using Solar. Taken together with Conventional Hydroelectric (34.88%) and Natural Gas (22.97%), these three fuel sources make up 100.00% of the county electricity generation. Fresno County has the 6th most power producing plants of any county in California, with 61 total power plants.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
42.14%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
34.88%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
22.97%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
0.00%

Fresno County, California Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Fresno County providing electricity. Of those 5, 2 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and California has highly favorable laws for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 electricity providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these providers is 15.66%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Fresno County is ranked as the 2958th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Fresno County:

  • Clovis, California:
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
  • Coalinga, California:
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
  • Firebaugh, California:
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.49%
  • Fowler, California:
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
  • Fresno, California:
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
  • Huron, California:
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
  • Kerman, California:
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
  • Kingsburg, California:
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
  • Mendota, California:
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
  • Orange Cove, California:
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
  • Parlier, California:
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%
  • Reedley, California:
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%
  • San Joaquin, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
  • Sanger, California:
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
  • Selma, California:
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Kings River Conservation District: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Fresno County, California?

Fresno County, California has 5 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are located in Fresno County, California?

There are 61 active electricity plants in Fresno County, California

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Fresno County, California?

The largest electricity supplier in Fresno County, California by megawatt hours sold is Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

Which electricity companies offer service in Fresno County, California?

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-08-04