San Bernardino County, CA: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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San Bernardino County, California Electricity Overview

San Bernardino County has seen year over year increase of 102.48% for electricity generation using solar energy.

With total production of 11,395,696.02 megawatt hours, San Bernardino County is the 5th highest generator of electricity out of 58 counties in California.

During the course of the last 12 months San Bernardino County has experienced a 25.63% decrease in coal usage, dropping from a previous total of 268,842.93 megawatt hours produced from using coal to 199,929.36 megawatt hours.

Consumers in San Bernardino County pay $157.68 per month for residential electricity, compared to the US average of $138.02.

San Bernardino County ranks 144th in the US out of 3230 counties for total generation of electricity from non-renewable fuel types, with 7,291,550.28 of the county's 11,395,696.02 megawatt hours coming from those fuel sources.

San Bernardino County is the 826th largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3230 counties in the United States, with a population of 2,193,656 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 11,395,696.02.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    13,369,824 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.09 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    11,395,696 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,104,146 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    7,291,550 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.19 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    3,388,237,249 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,544.56 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in San Bernardino

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San Bernardino Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

38.64¢ per kWh

  • 5.22% higher than last month
  • 9.35% higher than April last year
  • 12.8% higher than the California average
  • 128.48% higher than the US average
  • 647th in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since April last year
  • 30,456th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 53 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 292 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

30.17¢ per kWh

  • 0.92% higher than last month
  • 15.54% higher than April last year
  • 0.09% higher than the California average
  • 87.14% higher than the US average
  • 645th in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 21 since April last year
  • 30,228th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 295 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 727 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$118.74 per month

  • 12.2% lower than last month
  • 13.41% lower than April last year
  • 9.95% lower than the California average
  • 5.32% higher than the US average
  • 532nd in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 94 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 76 since April last year
  • 22,160th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,454 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,909 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$145.69 per month

  • 1.04% lower than last month
  • 1.99% lower than April last year
  • 0.12% lower than the California average
  • 7.07% higher than the US average
  • 552nd in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 22 since April last year
  • 20,767th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 290 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,003 since April last year

San Bernardino, CA Electricity Overview

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On average, San Bernardino's residential electricity rate is 30.17 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.09% more than the average state price of 30.14 cents and 87.14% higher than the national average of 16.12. Hydroelectric power makes up 100.00% of all electricity generation in the city because of an increase of 282.67% in total megawatt hours generated from the source over the course of the last 12 months. According to government data, there are 1,073,683 megawatt hours of electricity produced at the hydroelectric dams in the city.

Electricity use in San Bernardino creates 51,913,784.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 206th 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 235.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 1557th ranked city in California for CO2 pollution emitted per capita. The city is home to one electricity generation plant. In San Bernardino, Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel types utilized for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Bernardino

San Bernardino residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.394/kWh$0.000/kWh$270.37/mo.$0.00/mo.
645th30.17¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of San Bernardino
552nd$145.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for San Bernardino Residents

Electric Companies With Service in San Bernardino, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Pilot Power GroupENERGY15.5078.727,771.334,304,508.42
Southern California EdisonBUNDLED30.86145.689,86518,041,8615,566,858,000

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

Fontana, CA Electricity Overview

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On average, Fontana's residential electricity rate is 30.17 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.09% more than the average state price of 30.14 cents and 87.14% higher than the national average of 16.12. Selling an estimated 40,103.72 megawatt hours, Southern California Edison is the largest vendor in the city.

Electricity use in Fontana creates 249,810,994.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 30th highest amount of any city in California. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 1,175.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Fontana as the 474th highest polluting city in California. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 1,294,821.27 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fontana

Fontana residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.394/kWh$0.000/kWh$270.37/mo.$0.00/mo.
645th30.17¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fontana
552nd$145.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fontana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fontana, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Pilot Power GroupENERGY15.5078.727,771.334,304,508.42
Southern California EdisonBUNDLED30.86145.6818,041,8615,566,858,000

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

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Ontario, CA Electricity Overview

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On average, Ontario's residential electricity rate is 30.17 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.09% more than the average state price of 30.14 cents and 87.14% higher than the national average of 16.12. Power facilities in the city have, fortunately, brought about a 2.38% decrease in the amount of fossil and other non-renewable fuels used each year. Natural gas is one of the major fuel types used in the United States, and Ontario is in on the action. They generate 244,611 megawatt hours from the use of natural gas as the fuel source.

Electricity use in Ontario creates 313,514,545.23 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 1,750.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 30th ranked city in California for CO2 pollution emitted per capita. The city is home to one electricity generation plant. In Ontario, Natural Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel types utilized for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ontario

Ontario residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.394/kWh$0.000/kWh$270.37/mo.$0.00/mo.
645th30.17¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ontario
552nd$145.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ontario Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ontario, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Pilot Power GroupENERGY15.5078.727,771.334,304,508.42
Southern California EdisonBUNDLED30.86145.6833,40718,041,8615,566,858,000

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

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Electricity Production in San Bernardino County, California

Power Plants in San Bernardino County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
High Desert Power PlantMRP Generation Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Victorville CA Natural Gas 4,323,3731,646,124,738.16380.75
Mountainview Generating StationSouthern California Edison (100.00%)
Redlands CA Natural Gas 2,455,775.191,050,551,123.3427.79
San Bernardino CA Conventional Hydroelectric 1,073,683
Mojave Solar ProjectMojave Solar LLC (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 601,893
Daggett 3Daggett Solar Power 3 (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 560,852
San Bernardino County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 377,783
Hudson - High Desert HybridBrookfield Renewable Partners (100.00%)
Victorville CA Solar 280,878
New-Indy Ontario MillNew Indy Containerboard (100.00%)
Ontario CA Natural Gas 244,611150,154,122.58613.85
Argus Cogen PlantKarnavati Holdings Inc (100.00%)
Searles Valley CDP CA Coal 236,530105,772,176.84447.18
San Bernardino County CA Solar 232,94528,554,292.06122.58
San Bernardino County CA Solar 226,91625,878,900.74114.05
San Bernardino County CA Solar 221,72416,876,263.676.11
Daggett 2Daggett Solar Power 2 LLC (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 167,574
Lockhart Solar PV, LLCEnergy Capital Partners (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 167,311
Resurgence SolarResurgence Solar (100.00%)
San Bernardino County CA Solar 154,326
San Bernardino County CA Solar 146,908
San Bernardino County CA Solar 108,193
Resurgence Solar IIResurgence Solar II (100.00%)
Boron CDP CA Solar 79,403
Loma Linda University CogenLoma Linda University (100.00%)
Loma Linda CA Natural Gas 45,13915,901,126.92352.27

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 3,388,237,249.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per citizen in the county, which amounts to 1,544.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement San Bernardino County is the 2794th highest polluting county in the country. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Natural Gas, which makes up 62.49% (or 7,121,631.92 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county. Taken together with Solar (23.28%) and Conventional Hydroelectric (12.74%), these three fuels make up 98.51% of the county electricity generation. San Bernardino County is home to 19 electricity producing plants, which is 5th highest in the state.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
62.49%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
23.28%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
12.74%
COAL
Coal
1.75%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.26%

San Bernardino County, California Net Metering

Out of the 10 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

There are 4 electricity companies in San Bernardino County that report energy loss, including Southern California Edison, Apple Valley Choice Energy, and Bear Valley Electric. Together, these 4 companies average a yearly energy loss of 4.62% of electricity generated. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 9.15%, resulting in a rank of 1472nd best in the country and a state rank of 6th best out of 3230 and 58 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in San Bernardino County:

  • Adelanto, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Apple Valley, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 50.73%
    • Apple Valley Choice Energy: 49.27%
  • Barstow, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Big Bear Lake, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 4.42%
    • Bear Valley Electric: 95.58%
  • Chino, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Chino Hills, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Colton, California:
    • Colton Utilities: 97.82%
    • Southern California Edison: 2.18%
  • Fontana, California:
    • Southern California Edison: 100.00%
  • Grand Terrace, California:
    • Colton Utilities: 1.87%
    • Southern California Edison: 98.13%
  • 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:
    • Southern California Edison: 97.86%
    • Rancho Cucamonga Utilities: 2.14%
  • 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:
    • Southern California Edison: 94.05%
    • Victorville Municipal Utilities Services: 5.95%
  • 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 19 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 10 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-07