Shasta County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Shasta County, California Electricity Overview

Over 91.89% of Shasta County's electricity generation comes from sustainable fuel types, putting Shasta County at 23rd in the United States for total sustainable electricity production.

Shasta County is ranked as the 30th largest consuming county out of 58 counties in the state with 1,142,282.17 megawatt hours being consumed by consumers who live there.

Shasta County ranks 4th highest county out of 58 counties in California for electricity per resident produced from wind power. Producing 284,582 megawatt hours from wind and a population of 182,155, this averages out to 1.56 megawatt hours per person per year from wind power.

Roughly 8.11% of Shasta County's electricity is produced using non-renewable sources, making it the 535th highest ranked county in the US out of 3221 counties for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuels.

Shasta County produces 6,784 megawatt hours from solar energy, making it 30th in California out of 58 counties for total megawatt hours generated using solar power sources.

Shasta County saw a 1.03% rise in the amount of power generated by wind turbines around the county.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,142,282 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,814,380 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,424,167 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    390,213 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    26.43 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    232,992,635 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,279.09 kg

Redding, CA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Redding is approximately 17.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 30.52% less than the average state rate of 24.90 cents. More electricity is consumed in Redding than produced, with consumption totaling 154.83% of generation. The city's plants use non-renewable fuel sources for 100.00% of their total electricity generation, which is 379,139 megawatt hours.

Releasing 214,657,653.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Redding is the 41st highest out of 1617 cities in California for total emissions from electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 2,293.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city is home to one power generation plant. In Redding, Natural Gas is 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Redding

Redding 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.
178th17.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Redding
676th$141.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Redding Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Redding, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Redding UtilitiesBUNDLED16.86141.27379,139383,01364,588,000
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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Anderson, CA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Anderson is approximately 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.26% higher than the state's average rate of 24.90 cents. This means the city is 960th out of 1617 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Pacific Gas and Electric Company. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Anderson average is 10.66% lower at $116.01 per month.

Releasing 15,052,900.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Anderson is the 464th highest out of 1617 cities in California for total emissions from electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity used in Anderson has to be imported from surrounding cities and rural areas, since there are no power production sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Anderson

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

Electric Companies With Service in Anderson, California

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

Shasta Lake, CA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Shasta Lake is approximately 15.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 37.87% less than the average state rate of 24.90 cents. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Shasta Lake Utilities. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Shasta Lake average is 3.94% lower at $124.74 per month.

Releasing 13,787,302.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Shasta Lake is the 485th highest out of 1617 cities in California for total emissions from electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity used in Shasta Lake has to be imported from surrounding cities and rural areas, since there are no power production sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shasta Lake

Shasta Lake residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.182/kWh$0.155/kWh$137.54/mo.$123.68/mo.
79th15.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Shasta Lake
223rd$124.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shasta Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shasta Lake, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Shasta Lake UtilitiesBUNDLED15.47124.7441,574.966,432,343.84

Electricity Production in Shasta County, California

Power Plants in Shasta County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 810,011
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 495,679
Redding CA Natural Gas 379,139170,586,042.9449.93
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 350,874
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 285,655
Hatchet Ridge Wind ProjectHatchet Ridge Wind LLC (100.00%)
Shasta County CA Wind 284,582
Wheelabrator ShastaShasta Sustainable Resource Management, Inc. (100.00%)
Shasta County CA Wood/Wood Waste Solids 279,342475,166,8811,701.02
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 247,100
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 229,588
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 226,937
Keswick CDP CA Conventional Hydroelectric 207,384
Burney Forest ProductsBurney Forest Products, A Joint Venture (100.00%)
Shasta County CA Wood/Wood Waste Solids 198,545271,323,365.61,366.56
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 188,394
Keswick CDP CA Conventional Hydroelectric 176,429
SPI Anderson 2Sierra Pacific Industries (100.00%)
Shasta County CA Wood/Wood Waste Solids 147,53864,918,346.78440.01
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 142,099
Cassel CDP CA Conventional Hydroelectric 27,916
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 26,724
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 23,440
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 21,026

Shasta County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Shasta County results in the release of 232,992,635.1 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is 27th highest amount in California out of 58 counties. This total results in 1,279.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the county 2721st worst in the nation for emissions per capita. The top fuel source used in Shasta County is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county produces 3,518,449.5 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Wood/Wood Waste Solids and Natural Gas make up 12.76% and 8.11% of generation, respectively. Shasta County is home to 35 power producing plants, which is the 10th most plants within a county in California.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
73.08%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
12.76%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
8.11%
WIND
Wind
5.91%
SOLAR
Solar
0.14%

Shasta County, California Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Shasta County include Pacific Gas and Electric Company, City of Redding Utilities, and Shasta Lake Utilities Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and California has some of the best laws and regulations for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in Shasta County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 17.13% of electricity generated. The nationwide average is 2.76%, resulting in Shasta County having a rank of 2964th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Shasta County, California?

The largest electricity company in Shasta County, California by total customer count is Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

Which electricity companies offer service in Shasta County, California?

How many electric companies offer service in Shasta County, California?

Shasta County, California is home to 6 electricity suppliers serving consumers in the area.

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

Shasta County, California has 35 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-12