Lake County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lake County, California Electricity Overview

While the national average residential electric rate is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Lake County's average rate is 98.48% above that at 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour.

The monthly residential electric bill average in Lake County is $116.01, compared to the national average bill of $129.86. Lake County citizens enjoy a 10.66% lower average expense each month compared to the rest of the country.

Over 100.00% of Lake County's electricity production comes from renewable fuels, putting Lake County at 26th in California for sustainable electricity generation.

Lake County has a population of 68,163 residents.

Lake County ranks 514th county out of 3221 counties in the country in hydroelectric power generation, generating 1,174 megawatt hours per year from hydroelectric facilities.

Averaging generation of 7.95 megawatt hours per resident a year, Lake County is 947th out of 3221 counties in the United States for generation per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    427,446 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    541,934 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    541,934 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.95 MWh

Clearlake, CA Electricity Overview

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On average, Clearlake's residential electricity rate is 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.26% more than the average state price of 24.90 cents and 98.48% higher than the national average of 14.46. Pacific Gas and Electric Company has an estimated 344 total residential customers, which is more than all other vendors in the city. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Clearlake average is 10.66% below at $116.01 per month.

Electricity use in Clearlake creates 22,181,192.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 383rd highest amount of any city in California. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Clearlake as the 169th highest polluting city in California. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 104,630.55 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Clearlake

Clearlake 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 Clearlake
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Clearlake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Clearlake, 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

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Hidden Valley Lake CDP, CA Electricity Overview

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On average, Hidden Valley Lake CDP's residential electricity rate is 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.26% more than the average state price of 24.90 cents and 98.48% higher than the national average of 14.46. Pacific Gas and Electric Company has an estimated 324 total residential customers, which is more than all other vendors in the city. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Hidden Valley Lake CDP average is 10.66% below at $116.01 per month.

Electricity use in Hidden Valley Lake CDP creates 8,288,866.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 594th highest amount of any city in California. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Hidden Valley Lake CDP as the 169th highest polluting city in California. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 39,099.28 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hidden Valley Lake CDP

Hidden Valley Lake CDP 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 Hidden Valley Lake CDP
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hidden Valley Lake CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hidden Valley Lake CDP, 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

Zips with electric coverage in Hidden Valley Lake CDP, California include: 95467, 95457, 95461

Lakeport, CA Electricity Overview

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On average, Lakeport's residential electricity rate is 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.26% more than the average state price of 24.90 cents and 98.48% higher than the national average of 14.46. Pacific Gas and Electric Company has an estimated 104 total residential customers, which is more than all other vendors in the city. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Lakeport average is 10.66% below at $116.01 per month.

Electricity use in Lakeport creates 6,681,610.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 650th highest amount of any city in California. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Lakeport as the 169th highest polluting city in California. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 31,517.72 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lakeport

Lakeport 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 Lakeport
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lakeport Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lakeport, 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 Lake County, California

Power Plants in Lake County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Calistoga Power PlantCalpine (100.00%)
Lake County CA Geothermal 540,760
Indian Valley Dam Hydro ProjectYolo County Flood Control WCD (100.00%)
Lake County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 1,174

Lake County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted each year in Lake County from electricity use. More telling of the county's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 52nd highest county in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. Over 99.78% of electricity in Lake County comes from production using Geothermal. There are 2 electricity generation plants in Lake County, which is the 980th highest number of power plants in a county in the nation.

GEOTHERMAL
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
99.78%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
0.22%

Lake County, California Net Metering

Approximately 33.33% of the electric providers in Lake County offer net metering to their customers. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and California has highly favorable laws and regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Lake County averages out to about 20.78% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 11.94%, resulting in a rank of 2974th best in the United States and a state rank of 39th best out of 3221 and 58 counties, respectively.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Lake County, California?

The largest electricity company in Lake County, California by total customer count is Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

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

There are 2 electricity plants located in Lake County, California

What electricity companies offer service in Lake County, California?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Pacific Gas and Electric Company43,347
2Pilot Power Group28
3Commercial Energy of California2

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

Lake County, California is home to 3 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-10-18