Yolo County, California Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Yolo County, California Electricity Overview

Yolo County uses non-renewable sources to produce 0 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 38th highest county in California for non-renewable production per capita.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Yolo County's average is 88.90% above that at 27.32 cents per kilowatt hour.

Yolo County is ranked as the 27th highest consuming county out of 58 counties in California with 1,357,049.16 megawatt hours being used by consumers living there.

Yolo County experienced a 7.79% decline in CO2 emissions per capita in the previous 12 months.

With 216,403 residents within its borders and 57,191 megawatt hours produced per year, Yolo County has a per capita production rate of 0.26 megawatt hours. The city ranks 1665th largest megawatt hour per capita amount in the nation.

The county is ranked as the 49th largest producer of electricity of all 58 counties in California for electricity production, producing 57,191 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,357,049 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.27 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    57,191 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    57,096 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    95 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.26 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    338,705,795 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,565.16 kg

Davis, CA Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Davis spend, on average, 27.30 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 9.63% more than California's average rate of 24.90 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Davis average is 9.26% lower at $117.84 per month. Valley Clean Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in Davis average 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 88,871,003.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 143rd highest for total pollution in California. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Davis must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Davis

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

Electric Companies With Service in Davis, 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
Valley Clean EnergyENERGY8.3638.85274,50422,945,900

Zips with electric coverage in Davis, California include: 95616, 95618, 95776

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Woodland, CA Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Woodland spend, on average, 27.30 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 9.63% more than California's average rate of 24.90 cents. Non-renewable fuel sources are used to generate 94.55 megawatt hours in the city, which is 0.27% of the city's total production. Woodland produces 9.07% of the electricity needed in the city and must purchase power from nearby cities and counties or rural area power generation facilities.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Woodland averages 2,040.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity consumption. While not as telling of a statistic, the total pollution of Woodland from electricity use is 124,564,223.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 92nd largest emissions amount in the state. The primary fuel utilized in Woodland is Wood/Wood Waste Solids, making up 96.31% of the fuel used in the city for electricity generation. Solar and Natural Gas are also primary fuel sources in the city, with 1,187 (3.42%) and 94.55 (0.27%) megawatt hours generated from each, respectively. Woodland is home to 2 power generation plants, which is the 58th highest number of plants within a city in California.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Woodland

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

Electric Companies With Service in Woodland, 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
Valley Clean EnergyENERGY8.3638.85274,50422,945,900

West Sacramento, CA Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of West Sacramento spend, on average, 28.70 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 15.26% more than California's average rate of 24.90 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the West Sacramento average is 10.66% lower at $116.01 per month. Pacific Gas and Electric Company is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in West Sacramento average 1,329.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 169th worst polluting city out of 1617 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 71,675,095.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 172nd highest for total pollution in California. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service West Sacramento must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in West Sacramento

West Sacramento 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 West Sacramento
704th$154.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for West Sacramento Residents

Electric Companies With Service in West Sacramento, 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

Zips with electric coverage in West Sacramento, California include: 95691, 95618, 95620, 95605

Electricity Production in Yolo County, California

Power Plants in Yolo County, California

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Woodland Biomass Power LtdDTE Energy (100.00%)
Woodland CA Wood/Wood Waste Solids 33,52650,786,717.941,514.85
MM Yolo PowerYolo County Community Services Department (100.00%)
Yolo County CA Landfill Gas 16,49312,355,169.6749.12
Grassland 1&2 Solar ProjectYolo County of (100.00%)
Yolo County CA Solar 3,612
Grassland 3&4 Solar ProjectYolo County of (100.00%)
Yolo County CA Solar 2,373
Walgreens Woodland Distribution CenterWF-SE-1 Solar Statutory Trust (100.00%)
Woodland CA Solar 1,187

Yolo 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. Yolo County averages 1,565.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 2658th worst in the country out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Yolo County from electricity consumption is 338,705,794.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 24th largest amount in California and 2658th in the United States. About 58.46% of electricity in Yolo County comes from production using Wood/Wood Waste Solids. Other fuel sources used include Landfill Gas at 28.84% and Solar at 12.54%. Yolo County is home to 5 power producing plants, which is 452nd most in the country.

WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
58.46%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
28.84%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
12.54%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.17%

Yolo County, California Net Metering

Yolo County has 1 out of 4 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Citizens of California have highly favorable net metering laws and regulations that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Yolo County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 20.78% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 11.94%, resulting in a rank of 2974th best in the country and a state rank of 39th best out of 3221 and 58 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Yolo County:

  • Davis, California:
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Valley Clean Energy: 12.50%
  • West Sacramento, California:
    • Hudson Energy: 14.29%
    • Freedom Energy: 14.29%
    • StateWise Energy: 14.29%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 14.29%
    • Pilot Power Group: 14.29%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 14.29%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 14.29%
  • Winters, California:
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • Valley Clean Energy: 12.49%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
  • Woodland, California:
    • Freedom Energy: 12.50%
    • Commercial Energy of California: 12.50%
    • StateWise Energy: 12.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 12.50%
    • Pacific Gas and Electric Company: 12.50%
    • Pilot Power Group: 12.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 12.50%
    • Valley Clean Energy: 12.50%

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

FAQ

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

Yolo County, California has 5 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Valley Clean Energy is the largest electricity provider in Yolo County, California.

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

Yolo County, California is home to 4 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Yolo County, California?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Valley Clean Energy56,875
2Pacific Gas and Electric Company33,131
3Pilot Power Group21
4Commercial Energy of California2

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-04