San Benito County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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San Benito County, California Electricity Overview

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity provider in San Benito County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Renewable electricity fuel types account for 100.00%, or 7,252 megawatt hours, of San Benito County's total energy generation.

San Benito County generates 7,252 megawatt hours from solar energy, ranking it 586th out of 3221 counties in the country for total megawatt hours generated by solar power sources.

San Benito County residents pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $115.48, which is 12.50% lower than the California average bill of $131.98 and 11.07% lower than the nationwide average bill of $129.86.

San Benito County is home to over 64,209 residents and generates 7,252 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 0.11 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks San Benito County 18th in the state out of 58 counties for solar megawatt hours generated per person.

While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, San Benito County's average price is 87.04% above that at 27.05 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    402,650 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,252 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    7,252 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.11 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    83,822,643 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,305.47 kg

Hollister, CA Electricity Overview

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Hollister has an average residential electricity rate of 27.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.62% higher than the average state price of 24.90 cents. Central Coast Community Energy has an estimated 274 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $115.48 per month, while the state average is $131.98. Customers in Hollister pay a 12.50% markdown compared to the rest of the state.

On average, Hollister residents emit 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 55,407,115.67 kilograms, which is the 217th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hollister

Hollister residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

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

Electric Companies With Service in Hollister, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Coast Community EnergyENERGY7.5230.991,204,48890,635,000
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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Ridgemark CDP, CA Electricity Overview

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Ridgemark CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 27.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.62% higher than the average state price of 24.90 cents. Central Coast Community Energy has an estimated 88 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $115.48 per month, while the state average is $131.98. Customers in Ridgemark CDP pay a 12.50% markdown compared to the rest of the state.

On average, Ridgemark CDP residents emit 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 1223rd worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 4,270,062.28 kilograms, which is the 778th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ridgemark CDP

Ridgemark CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

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 Ridgemark CDP
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ridgemark CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ridgemark CDP, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Coast Community EnergyENERGY7.5230.991,204,48890,635,000
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED28.42154.9512,252,0853,481,804,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY13.236.79995131,600

San Juan Bautista, CA Electricity Overview

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San Juan Bautista has an average residential electricity rate of 27.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.62% higher than the average state price of 24.90 cents. Central Coast Community Energy has an estimated 27 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $115.48 per month, while the state average is $131.98. Customers in San Juan Bautista pay a 12.50% markdown compared to the rest of the state.

On average, San Juan Bautista residents emit 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 2,777,135.77 kilograms, which is the 887th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Juan Bautista

San Juan Bautista residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

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

Electric Companies With Service in San Juan Bautista, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Coast Community EnergyENERGY7.5230.991,204,48890,635,000
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 San Benito County, California

Power Plants in San Benito County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hollister Solar LLCHollister Solar LLC (100.00%)
San Benito County CA Solar 3,992
Enerparc CA1 LLCPNC Energy Capital LLC (100.00%)
San Benito County CA Solar 3,260

San Benito County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, San Benito County residents emit 1,305.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 30th worst polluting county out of 58 counties in the state and 2713th out of 3221 counties nationally. Total emissions in the county are 83,822,643.43 kilograms, which is the 1932nd worst total amount of pollution for all counties in the US. Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity generation in San Benito County. San Benito County is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is 980th highest in the country.

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San Benito County, California Net Metering

Out of the 4 suppliers in San Benito County, only one of them offers net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are favorable for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in San Benito County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 17.93% of electricity produced. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned San Benito County a rank of 36th best in California out of 58 counties.

FAQ

How many power plants are located within San Benito County, California?

There are 2 active electricity plants in San Benito County, California

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

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

What electricity companies offer service in San Benito County, California?

How many electric companies offer service in San Benito County, California?

San Benito County, California has 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

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