Mariposa County, California Electric Profile

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Mariposa County produces 13.31 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 15 highest county out of 58 counties for production per capita in California.

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Mariposa County's ability to provide 228,923 megawatts of electricity from the use of hydroelectric power sources, has given rise to its ranking of 187th highest hydroelectric energy generating county out of 3220 counties in the United States.

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Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity supplier in Mariposa County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Mariposa County is the 2030th most populous county in the United States.

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Mariposa County residents are responsible for 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita per year, while the statewide average emissions per capita is 1,675.55.

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Mariposa County emitted 0 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 2960th highest polluting county in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    107,146 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.23 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    228,923 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    228,923 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    13.31 MWh

Midpines CDP, CA Electric Overview

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Midpines CDP'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 119th worst in California out of 1522 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 2,099,859.26 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 Midpines CDP

Midpines CDP 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 Midpines CDP
686th$150.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Midpines CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Midpines CDP, California

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

Mariposa CDP, CA Electric Overview

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Mariposa CDP 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.

Mariposa CDP 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 1,745,222.9 kilograms, the city ranks 966th 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 7,386.81 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mariposa CDP

Mariposa CDP 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 Mariposa CDP
686th$150.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mariposa CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mariposa CDP, California

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

Yosemite Valley CDP, CA Electric Overview

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Yosemite Valley CDP 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.

Yosemite Valley CDP 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 1,720,207.06 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 422nd worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Yosemite Valley CDP

Yosemite Valley CDP 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 Yosemite Valley CDP
686th$150.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Yosemite Valley CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Yosemite Valley CDP, 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 Mariposa County, California

Power Plants in Mariposa County, California

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Mariposa County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Mariposa County results in 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 52nd most of any county in California. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the county, which amounts to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Mariposa County is the 52nd highest polluting county in California. There are 2 electricity plants in the county, which is the 1044th highest number of power plants in a county in the US and translates to the 718th highest amount of power plants per person. In Mariposa County, Conventional Hydroelectric is 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation.

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Mariposa County, California Net Metering

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the only provider we have covering Mariposa County. Fortunately for citizens they do have net metering practices in place, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. The state of California has some of the best state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Mariposa County has an average of 38.18% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. With a state average energy loss of 11.94%, Mariposa County is ranked as the 30th best county in California for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Mariposa County, California

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Mariposa County, California?

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1Pacific Gas and Electric Company50,876

What electricity company is the largest provider in Mariposa County, California?

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

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

Mariposa County, California is home to 2 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16