Tehama County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Tehama County, California Electricity Overview

The largest provider in Tehama County by megawatt hours sold is Pacific Gas and Electric Company.

Tehama County has a population of 65,829 residents.

Tehama County creates 35.54% of their electricity from hydroelectric power, roughly 18,239 megawatt hours a year.

Of all of the US counties, Tehama County is 483rd in megawatt hours produced from wind power.

Wind turbines produce 0.03 megawatt hours per year per resident for Tehama County residents, which is 467th highest county out of 3221 counties in the United States.

Tehama County is the 21st largest producer of solar electricity by total megawatt hours produced in California.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    412,809 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    51,320 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    37,333 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    13,987 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.78 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    84,281,294 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,280.31 kg

Red Bluff, CA Electricity Overview

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Red Bluff's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 98.48% above the average national price of 14.46 cents. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Red Bluff average is 10.66% lower at $116.01 per month. With an estimated 254 total residential customers, Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emissions in Red Bluff average 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in California based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 19,555,608.99 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Red Bluff

Red Bluff residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

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 Red Bluff
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Red Bluff Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Red Bluff, 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

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Corning, CA Electricity Overview

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Corning's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 98.48% above the average national price of 14.46 cents. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Corning average is 10.66% lower at $116.01 per month. With an estimated 117 total residential customers, Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emissions in Corning average 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in California based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 10,959,649.25 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Corning

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

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

Electric Companies With Service in Corning, 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

Cottonwood CDP, CA Electricity Overview

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Cottonwood CDP's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 98.48% above the average national price of 14.46 cents. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $129.86, while the Cottonwood CDP average is 10.66% lower at $116.01 per month. With an estimated 439 total residential customers, Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emissions in Cottonwood CDP average 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in California based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 8,332,736.72 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cottonwood CDP

Cottonwood CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

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

Electric Companies With Service in Cottonwood CDP, 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

Electricity Production in Tehama County, California

Power Plants in Tehama County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Sierra Pacific Industries (2042-RD)Sierra Pacific Industries (100.00%)
Tehama County CA Solar 17,223
Tehama County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 16,290
Red BluffCalifornia Power Holdings LLC (100.00%)
Tehama County CA Natural Gas 13,9877,647,219.44546.74
Tehama County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 1,949
Foundation Wal-Mart Red BluffFoundation CA Fund VI Owner, LLC (100.00%)
Tehama County CA Wind 1,871

Tehama County, California Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Tehama County averages 1,280.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 33rd highest in California out of 58 counties for emissions efficiency. A total of 84,281,293.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. This is enough to rank 1929th highest in the US for total pollution from electricity consumption. Conventional Hydroelectric is the primary fuel source in Tehama County, with 35.54% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Solar (33.56%) is also used in the generation of electricity, as well as Natural Gas (27.25%). Tehama County has the 35th most power producing plants of any county in the state, with 5 total plants.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
35.54%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
33.56%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
27.25%
WIND
Wind
3.65%

Tehama County, California Net Metering

Out of the 3 companies in Tehama County, only one of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. The state of California has highly favorable state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Tehama County who report energy loss data had an average of 20.78% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the California average is 11.94%, resulting in a rank of 2974th best in the United States and a state rank of 39th best out of 3221 and 58 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Tehama County:

  • Corning, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
  • Red Bluff, California:
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
  • Tehama, California:
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%

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

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest electricity supplier in Tehama County, California.

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

There are 3 electricity companies serving customers in Tehama County, California.

What electricity companies offer service in Tehama County, California?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Pacific Gas and Electric Company98,001
2Pilot Power Group63
3Commercial Energy of California6

How many power plants are within Tehama County, California?

There are 5 active power plants in Tehama County, California

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-04