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Solano County, California Electricity Overview

The 254,380 megawatt hours of electricity produced by non-renewable fuel sources ranks Solano County at 23rd out of 58 counties in the state in non-renewable power production.

Solano County has a population of 448,747 residents.

Solano County ranks 208th in the US out of 3230 counties for electricity generated from wind turbines.

During the course of the past 12 months, Solano County has experienced a 19.70% drop in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production.

Solano County's 4.45% rise in the burning of non-renewable fuel types for electric generation throughout the last 12 months is a disappointing trend.

Within the past 12 months, Solano County saw a 11.99% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,735,009 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.09 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    730,795 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    476,415 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    254,380 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.63 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    430,570,094 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    959.49 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Vallejo

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Vallejo Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

49.37¢ per kWh

  • 20.08% higher than last month
  • 29.62% higher than April last year
  • 44.13% higher than the California average
  • 191.95% higher than the US average
  • 737th in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 69 since April last year
  • 30,744th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 171 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 556 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

36.63¢ per kWh

  • 2.63% higher than last month
  • 17.77% higher than April last year
  • 21.53% higher than the California average
  • 127.22% higher than the US average
  • 670th in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since April last year
  • 30,475th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 115 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$152.78 per month

  • 3.09% lower than last month
  • 9.27% higher than April last year
  • 15.85% higher than the California average
  • 35.5% higher than the US average
  • 698th in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 7 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 762 since April last year
  • 29,299th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,166 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,144 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$171.13 per month

  • 0.64% higher than last month
  • 0.01% lower than April last year
  • 17.33% higher than the California average
  • 25.76% higher than the US average
  • 700th in the state out of 1,588 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 28,438th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 154 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 67 since April last year

Vallejo, CA Electricity Overview

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Vallejo's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 36.63 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 21.53% above the state's average rate of 30.14 cents. Marin Clean Energy is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $171.13. This is 23.99% higher than the nationwide average of $138.02.

Vallejo has zero electricity plants. About 1,175.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen are released in the city due to electricity use, making them the 474th worst polluter in the state out of 1617 cities. At 1,175.87 kilograms per person and 123,583 residents in the city, the city emits 145,317,405.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vallejo

Vallejo residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.494/kWh$0.168/kWh$253.32/mo.$67.09/mo.
670th36.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vallejo
700th$171.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vallejo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vallejo, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Marin Clean EnergyENERGY11.9949.42,530,498.3303,423,285.01
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED36.72172.510,427,4413,828,497,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY15.5078.727,771.334,304,508.42
Pittsburg Power CompanyBUNDLED29.46164.62,451.98722,278.57

Zips with electric coverage in Vallejo, California include: 94591, 94534, 94590, 94589, 94503, 94592

Fairfield, CA Electricity Overview

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Fairfield's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 37.85 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 25.55% above the state's average rate of 30.14 cents. Selling an estimated 130,643.38 megawatt hours, Marin Clean Energy is the largest vendor in the city. Electricity production from wind in the city totals 0.03 megawatt hours generated per person living in the city.

For the purpose of electricity production, Fairfield's top fuel type is Wind, making up 100.00%, or 3,339 megawatt hours of generation in the city. Approximately 139,675,766.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released a year in the city because of electricity use. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 1,170.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 1549th highest polluting city in the state when calculating by CO2 emissions per capita. Fairfield has one electricity generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fairfield

Fairfield residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.521/kWh$0.167/kWh$256.55/mo.$68.05/mo.
1521st37.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fairfield
1555th$172.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fairfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fairfield, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Marin Clean EnergyENERGY11.9949.42,530,498.3303,423,285.01
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED36.72172.510,427,4413,828,497,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY15.5078.727,771.334,304,508.42

Zips with electric coverage in Fairfield, California include: 94533, 95687, 94591, 94534, 94585, 94510, 94535

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Vacaville, CA Electricity Overview

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Vacaville's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 37.85 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 25.55% above the state's average rate of 30.14 cents. Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $172.26. This is 24.81% higher than the nationwide average of $138.02.

Vacaville has zero electricity plants. About 1,175.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen are released in the city due to electricity use, making them the 1488th worst polluter in the state out of 1617 cities. At 1,175.87 kilograms per person and 101,898 residents in the city, the city emits 119,818,688.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vacaville

Vacaville residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.521/kWh$0.167/kWh$256.55/mo.$68.05/mo.
1521st37.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vacaville
1555th$172.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vacaville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vacaville, California

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Commercial Energy of CaliforniaENERGY
Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyBUNDLED36.72172.510,427,4413,828,497,000
Pilot Power GroupENERGY15.5078.727,771.334,304,508.42

Zips with electric coverage in Vacaville, California include: 94533, 95687, 95688, 94534, 95620, 95625

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Electricity Production in Solano County, California

Power Plants in Solano County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Solano WindSacramento Municipal Utility District (75.00%)Solano Wind 3, LLC (25.00%)
Solano County CA Wind 472,031
Valero Refinery Cogeneration Unit 1Valero Refining Co California (100.00%)
Benicia CA Natural Gas 254,38043,895,370.68172.56
Fairfield CA Wind 3,339
Foundation Superior FarmsFoundation CA Fund VI Owner, LLC (100.00%)
Solano County CA Wind 1,045

Solano County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Solano County's top fuel consumed for electricity production is Wind. The county generates 65.19% of the total production in the county from this fuel type. Natural Gas and Other Gas are the second and third most used fuels for electricity generation. Natural Gas makes up 24.47% of electricity generation and Other Gas accounts for 10.34% of total production in the county. The county has the 110th most electricity generation plants of any county in the nation, with 4 total power plants. Solano County is the 22nd worst ranked county in the state out of 58 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county releasing 430,570,093.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. This total equates to 959.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 2869th worst in the US for pollution per capita.

WIND
Wind
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Wind
65.19%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
24.47%
OTHER GAS
Other Gas
Other Gas
10.34%

Solano County, California Net Metering

Approximately 40.00% of the electric suppliers in Solano County offer net metering to their consumers. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and California has great laws for consumers interested in installing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for providers in Solano County is 15.93%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Marin Clean Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, and Pilot Power Group. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Solano County having a rank of 2971st best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Solano County:

  • Benicia, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 48.29%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 51.71%
  • Dixon, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Fairfield, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 50.44%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 49.56%
  • Rio Vista, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Suisun City, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Vacaville, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 100.00%
  • Vallejo, California:
    • Pittsburg Power Company: 7.23%
    • Marin Clean Energy: 50.55%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 42.22%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Solano County, California?

Solano County, California has 4 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

The largest electricity company in Solano County, California by total customer count is Marin Clean Energy.

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

Solano County, California has 5 electricity suppliers serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Solano County, California?

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-06-03