Lassen County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lassen County, California Electricity Overview

In Lassen County, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production has dropped by 12.28% during the previous 12 months.

As the 39th highest generator of electricity of all 58 counties in California, Lassen County produces 237,701 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

As the 22nd highest county in the state for non-renewable generation per capita, Lassen County generates 0.9 megawatt hours per person a year.

Lassen County produces 7.26 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 21 highest county out of 58 counties in the state for production per capita.

Roughly 12.44% of Lassen County's electricity is produced using non-renewable sources, making it the 788th highest ranked county in the county out of 3221 counties for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuels.

Lassen County produces 208,121.16 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable fuel types. This ranks Lassen County 34th out of 58 counties in California for total sustainable electricity generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    205,248 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    237,701 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    208,121 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    29,580 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.26 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    218,334,914 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,670.79 kg

Susanville, CA Electricity Overview

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Susanville has an average residential electricity rate of 17.06 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their inhabitants, 31.50% lower than California's average price of 24.90 cents, which ranks the city 167th out of 1617 cities in California for best average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Lassen Municipal Utility District. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $107.17 per month, while the state average is $131.98.

As the 382nd worst ranked city out of 1617 cities in California, Susanville emits 22,238,356.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 169th worst in California for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Susanville has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Susanville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.157/kWh$107.17/mo.$96.17/mo.
170th17.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Susanville
53rd$107.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Susanville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Susanville, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lassen Municipal Utility DistrictBUNDLED17.06107.1772,811.1212,419,568.44

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Janesville CDP, CA Electricity Overview

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Janesville CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 17.06 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their inhabitants, 31.50% lower than California's average price of 24.90 cents, which ranks the city 167th out of 1617 cities in California for best average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Lassen Municipal Utility District. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $107.17 per month, while the state average is $131.98.

As the 852nd worst ranked city out of 1617 cities in California, Janesville CDP emits 3,271,675.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 169th worst in California for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Janesville CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Janesville CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.157/kWh$107.17/mo.$96.17/mo.
170th17.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Janesville CDP
53rd$107.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Janesville CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Janesville CDP, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lassen Municipal Utility DistrictBUNDLED17.06107.1772,811.1212,419,568.44

Westwood CDP, CA Electricity Overview

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Westwood CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 17.06 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their inhabitants, 31.50% lower than California's average price of 24.90 cents, which ranks the city 167th out of 1617 cities in California for best average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Lassen Municipal Utility District. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $107.17 per month, while the state average is $131.98.

As the 960th worst ranked city out of 1617 cities in California, Westwood CDP emits 2,048,619.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 169th worst in California for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Westwood CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Westwood CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.157/kWh$107.17/mo.$96.17/mo.
170th17.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Westwood CDP
53rd$107.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Westwood CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Westwood CDP, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lassen Municipal Utility DistrictBUNDLED17.06107.1772,811.1212,419,568.44

Electricity Production in Lassen County, California

Power Plants in Lassen County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
HL PowerGreenleaf Power LLC (100.00%)
Lassen County CA Wood/Wood Waste Solids 186,686242,920,081.321,301.22
High Sierra Cogeneration PlantPlumas Sierra Rural Electric Coop (100.00%)
Lassen County CA Natural Gas 27,9969,937,448.22354.96
Muck Valley HydroelectricMalacha Hydro Limited Partnership (100.00%)
Lassen County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 10,025
HL SolarHL Solar LLC (100.00%)
Lassen County CA Solar 7,002
PSREC/SIAD SolarPlumas Sierra Rural Electric Coop (100.00%)
Lassen County CA Solar 5,992

Lassen County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lassen County has 5 power plants, which is 452nd highest in the nation. About 77.87% of electricity in Lassen County comes from generation using Wood/Wood Waste Solids. Natural Gas (12.44%) is also used in the generation of electricity, as well as Solar (5.47%). Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Lassen County averages 6,670.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. Total emissions in the county are 218,334,913.76 kilograms, which is the 28th highest total amount of pollution for any county in the state.

WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
77.87%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
12.44%
SOLAR
Solar
5.47%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
4.22%

Lassen County, California Net Metering

Approximately 50.00% of the electric suppliers in Lassen County offer net metering to their customers. At the state level, California is known for favorable net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Lassen County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 20.78% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Lassen County a rank of 2974th best in the country out of 3221.

FAQ

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

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

Which electricity companies offer service in Lassen County, California?

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

There are 4 electricity companies serving consumers in Lassen County, California.

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

There are 5 active power plants located in Lassen County, California

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-04