Marin County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Marin County, California Electricity Overview

Marin County produces 30,247 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuels. This ranks Marin County 47th in California out of 58 counties for total sustainable electricity generation.

When calculating by total customers, Marin Clean Energy is the largest supplier in Marin County.

Marin County has seen a 13.17% increase in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production over the previous 12 months.

Solar power production in Marin County has grown from 1,196 megawatt hours to 6,118 megawatt hours per year within the past 12 months.

Marin County has the 23rd worst pollution level from electricity use in California, releasing 356,686,562.76 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Marin County has emissions of 1,359.73 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2701st worst polluting county in the nation by per capita emissions.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,644,998 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    30,247 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    30,247 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    356,686,563 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,359.73 kg

San Rafael, CA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for San Rafael is approximately 27.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.95% above California's average rate of 24.90 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $119.75 per month, while the nationwide average is $129.86. Consumers in San Rafael pay a 9.26% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Marin Clean Energy is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, San Rafael residents emit 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in California. At 1,329.41 kilograms per person and 61,271 people in the city, the city emits 81,454,229.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 158th worst rank in California for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing San Rafael have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Rafael

San Rafael 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 San Rafael
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for San Rafael Residents

Electric Companies With Service in San Rafael, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Marin Clean EnergyENERGY8.6345.242,698,838232,955,500
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED28.42154.9512,252,0853,481,804,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY13.236.79995131,600

Zips with electric coverage in San Rafael, California include: 94901, 94903, 94904, 94964

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Novato, CA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Novato is approximately 27.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.95% above California's average rate of 24.90 cents. Producing 0.03 megawatt hours per resident living in the city, Novato ranks as the 194th highest producing city in the state out of 1617 cities. Solar generation plants in the city produce, on average, 0.03 megawatt hours per citizen living in the city.

On average, Novato residents emit 1,323.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 1521st worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in California. This results in a total emissions amount of 70,433,662.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has one electricity plant. In Novato, Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Novato

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

Electric Companies With Service in Novato, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Marin Clean EnergyENERGY8.6345.242,698,838232,955,500
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED28.42154.9512,252,0853,481,804,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY13.236.79995131,600

Zips with electric coverage in Novato, California include: 94952, 94947, 94945, 94949

Mill Valley, CA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Mill Valley is approximately 27.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.95% above California's average rate of 24.90 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $119.75 per month, while the nationwide average is $129.86. Consumers in Mill Valley pay a 9.26% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Marin Clean Energy is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, Mill Valley residents emit 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in California. At 1,329.41 kilograms per person and 14,231 people in the city, the city emits 18,918,821.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 411th worst rank in California for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Mill Valley have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mill Valley

Mill Valley 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 Mill Valley
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mill Valley Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mill Valley, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Marin Clean EnergyENERGY8.6345.242,698,838232,955,500
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED28.42154.9512,252,0853,481,804,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY13.236.79995131,600

Zips with electric coverage in Mill Valley, California include: 94941, 94904, 94939

Electricity Production in Marin County, California

Power Plants in Marin County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Waste Mangement Redwood LFGTEWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Marin County CA Landfill Gas 24,12914,366,841.98595.42
Silveira Ranch Road SolarRP Napa Solar 3, LLC (100.00%)
Marin County CA Solar 4,589
Cottonwood Solar, LLC Cottonwood CarportNovatus Energy (100.00%)
Novato CA Solar 1,529

Marin County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Marin County residents emit 1,359.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 21st worst polluting county out of 58 counties in California and 2701st out of 3221 counties nationally. This comes to a total emissions amount from electricity use of 356,686,562.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Landfill Gas, which accounts for 79.77% (or 24,129 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Marin County is home to 3 electricity producing plants, which is 740th most in the country.

LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
79.77%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
20.23%

Marin County, California Net Metering

Out of the 4 suppliers in Marin County, only one of them offers net metering to their consumers. California has favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Marin County is 17.76%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Marin Clean Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, and Pilot Power Group. With a state average energy loss of 11.94%, Marin County is ranked as the 31st best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Marin County:

  • Belvedere, California:
    • 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%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.51%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
  • Corte Madera, California:
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
  • Fairfax, California:
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.50%
  • Larkspur, California:
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.50%
  • Mill Valley, California:
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
  • Novato, California:
    • 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%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
  • Ross, California:
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
  • San Anselmo, California:
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
  • San Rafael, California:
    • Marin Clean Energy: 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%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
  • Sausalito, California:
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.48%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
  • Tiburon, California:
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 12.51%
    • Hudson 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 Marin County, California?

Marin County, California is home to 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

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

By total customer count, Marin Clean Energy is the largest electricity provider in Marin County, California.

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

There are 3 power plants in Marin County, California

What electricity companies offer service in Marin County, California?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Marin Clean Energy156,247
2Pacific Gas and Electric Company16,894
3Pilot Power Group11
4Commercial Energy of California1

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-04