San Bernardino County, California Electric Profile

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San Bernardino County, California Overview

About 294,153.81 megawatt hours of electricity in San Bernardino County are generated a year using natural gas. This is 0.13 megawatt hours per citizen in the county each year.

San Bernardino County generates 70.18% of their electricity from non-renewable fuels. This equates to 3.05 megawatt hours per citizen and ranks San Bernardino County as the 608th highest county in the US out of 3221 counties for non-renewable generation per capita a year.

San Bernardino County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 46.92% more than the United States average rate, at 20.21 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.76 cents.

San Bernardino County is the 8th highest producing county in California out of 58 counties when considering megawatt hours produced from renewable fuels.

Wind produces 6,866 megawatt hours of electricity in San Bernardino County. This equals roughly 0 megawatt hours per person in San Bernardino County being generated from wind power, giving the county a rank of 14th highest county in the state out of 58 counties.

San Bernardino County has accomplished a reduction of 1.67% in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity production over the previous year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    13,569,490  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.22  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    9,465,269  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,822,127  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,643,142  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.34  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    3,707,521,450  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,699.41  kg

San Bernardino, CA Electric Overview

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On average, San Bernardino's residential electricity rate is 21.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.76% lower than the average state price of 22.85 cents and 56.47% higher than the national average of 13.76 cents. Generating 0.96 megawatt hours per citizen living in the city, San Bernardino ranks as the 107th highest producer per capita out of 1617 cities in the state. The city has had a 1.56% rise in megawatt hours produced by solar sources.

Coming in at as the 33rd worst ranked city out of 1617 cities in the state, San Bernardino emits 268,595,377.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 1,209.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation San Bernardino is the 1553rd highest polluting city in California. Electricity facilities in the city most often use Conventional Hydroelectric, which makes up 190,609 megawatt hours (or 89.27%) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city. Totaling Conventional Hydroelectric with Natural Gas (6.83%) and Solar (3.91%), these three fuels account for 100.00% of the city's electricity generation. San Bernardino is home to 6 power producing plants, which is the 24th highest number of power plants within a city in California.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Bernardino

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.271/kWh$0.062/kWh $232.98/mo.$20.89/mo.
269th 21.53¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of San Bernardino
243rd $123.29 Average residential monthly electricity bill for San Bernardino Residents

Electric Companies With Service in San Bernardino, California

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Southern California Edison BUNDLED 21.53 123.29 12,146 22,667,359 4,880,099,000

Zips with electric coverage in San Bernardino, California include: 92376, 92407, 92346, 92404, 92324, 92410, 92374, 92405, 92411, 92354, 92408 and 2 other zip code(s).

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Fontana, CA Electric Overview

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On average, Fontana's residential electricity rate is 21.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.76% lower than the average state price of 22.85 cents and 56.47% higher than the national average of 13.76 cents. There has been a 100.00% increase in the amount of electricity generated from solar energy over the past 12 months, which is an increase of 1,637 megawatt hours a year. With an estimated 3,127 total residential customers, Southern California Edison is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Electricity use in Fontana creates 292,238,150 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 30th highest amount of any city in California. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,402.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 1492nd ranked city in California for CO2 pollution emitted per capita. The city is home to one electricity generation plant. In Fontana, Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel types utilized for electricity production.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fontana

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.271/kWh$0.062/kWh $232.98/mo.$20.89/mo.
269th 21.53¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fontana
243rd $123.29 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fontana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fontana, California

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Southern California Edison BUNDLED 21.53 123.29 22,667,359 4,880,099,000

Zips with electric coverage in Fontana, California include: 92335, 92336, 92337, 91739, 92316, 92377

Ontario, CA Electric Overview

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On average, Ontario's residential electricity rate is 21.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.76% lower than the average state price of 22.85 cents and 56.47% higher than the national average of 13.76 cents. The city produces around 1.69 megawatt hours per resident each year from its electricity generating plants, which makes them the 85th highest producing city out of 1617 cities in California. Southern California Edison is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity use in Ontario creates 345,173,665.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 22nd highest amount of any city in California. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,969.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 38th ranked city in California for CO2 pollution emitted per capita. The city is home to 14 electricity generation plants, which is the 7th highest for a city in the state. In Ontario, Natural Gas makes up 93.23% of the fuel sources used in electricity generation.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ontario

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.271/kWh$0.062/kWh $232.98/mo.$20.89/mo.
269th 21.53¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ontario
243rd $123.29 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ontario Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ontario, California

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Southern California Edison BUNDLED 21.53 123.29 28,705 22,667,359 4,880,099,000

Zips with electric coverage in Ontario, California include: 91710, 91762, 91761, 91764, 91786

Energy Production in San Bernardino County, California

Power Plants in San Bernardino County, California

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
High Desert Power PlantMRP Generation Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Victorville CA Natural Gas 3,803,880 1,515,211,126.66 398.33
Mountainview Generating StationSouthern California Edison (100.00%)
Redlands CA Natural Gas 2,025,783.89 855,175,872.88 422.15
San Bernardino County CA Solar 653,446
Mojave Solar ProjectMojave Solar LLC (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 587,977
San Bernardino County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 437,031
Argus Cogen PlantKarnavati Holdings Inc (100.00%)
Searles Valley CDP CA Coal 304,525 129,764,958.75 426.12
San Bernardino County CA Solar 252,345 20,522,865.16 81.33
San Bernardino County CA Solar 252,220 23,525,318.32 93.27
New-Indy Ontario MillNew Indy Containerboard (100.00%)
Ontario CA Natural Gas 248,417 151,898,310.9 611.47
San Bernardino County CA Solar 235,151 28,369,324.9 120.64
San Bernardino CA Conventional Hydroelectric 190,609
San Bernardino County CA Solar 116,280 247,684.08 2.13
San Bernardino County CA Solar 81,699
MCAGCC Cogen PlantDOD USMC Marine Air Ground Combat (100.00%)
Twentynine Palms CA Natural Gas 66,654 16,105,195.68 241.62
Loma Linda University CogenLoma Linda University (100.00%)
Loma Linda CA Natural Gas 65,549 22,938,209.42 349.94
Sunray 2CRE-Sunray California LLC Delaware (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 58,398
Adelanto Solar, LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Adelanto CA Solar 54,458
Cascade SolarCascade Solar LLC (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 53,564
San Bernardino County CA Solar 52,397
Lone Valley Solar Park II LLCEDP Renewables North America (100.00%)
Lucerne Valley CDP CA Solar 46,026

San Bernardino County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

San Bernardino County is the 4th worst ranked county in the state out of 58 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the county emitting 3,707,521,449.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per citizen in the county, which amounts to 1,699.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement San Bernardino County is the 2638th highest polluting county in the country. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Natural Gas, which makes up 67.08% (or 6,349,184.22 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county. Taken together with Solar (22.65%) and Conventional Hydroelectric (7.09%), these three fuels make up 96.82% of the county electricity generation. San Bernardino County is home to 119 electricity producing plants, which is 3rd highest in the state.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
67.08%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
22.65%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
7.09%
COAL
Coal
3.11%
WIND
Wind
0.07%
OTHER
Other
-0.00%

San Bernardino County, California Net Metering

Out of the 8 providers in San Bernardino County, 5 of them offer net metering to their customers. Residents of California have highly favorable net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in San Bernardino County averages out to about 9.08% 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 2827th best in the United States and a state rank of 9th best out of 3221 and 58 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in San Bernardino County:

  • Adelanto, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Apple Valley, California:
    • Apple Valley Choice Energy: 49.27%
    • Southern California Edison: 50.73%
  • Barstow, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Big Bear Lake, California:
    • Bear Valley Electric: 95.76%
    • Southern California Edison: 4.24%
  • Chino, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Chino Hills, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Colton, California:
    • Colton Utilities: 72.51%
    • Southern California Edison: 27.49%
  • Fontana, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Grand Terrace, California:
    • Colton Utilities: 1.67%
    • Southern California Edison: 98.33%
  • Hesperia, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Highland, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Loma Linda, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Montclair, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Needles, California:
    • Needles Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Ontario, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Rancho Cucamonga, California:
    • Rancho Cucamonga Utilities: 2.14%
    • Southern California Edison: 97.86%
  • Redlands, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Rialto, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • San Bernardino, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Twentynine Palms, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Upland, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Victorville, California:
    • Victorville Municipal Utilities Services: 5.95%
    • Southern California Edison: 94.05%
  • Yucaipa, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Yucca Valley, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in San Bernardino County, California by total customer count is Southern California Edison.

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

There are 119 electricity plants located in San Bernardino County, California

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

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

San Bernardino County, California is home to 8 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-12