Adams County, Idaho Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Adams County, Idaho Electricity Overview

Adams County is 1293rd in the national rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 14,401 megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuels.

The nationwide average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 13.99 cents, while residents of Adams County benefit from an average rate that is 26.07% below that at 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour.

In the last year, Adams County has seen a 36.32% drop in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production.

Adams County is the 2282nd worst polluting county in the country when considering emissions per person. The county emits 3,437.81 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

Idaho Power is the largest provider in Adams County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Adams County saw a 5.42% drop throughout the last 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    60,947 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.92 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    14,401 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    14,401 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    3.29 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    15,054,180 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,437.81 kg

Council, ID Electricity Overview

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Council averages a residential electricity rate of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour paid by their citizens. This is 1.64% more than Idaho's average rate of 10.18 cents. Idaho Power is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Council is the 101st largest city in Idaho, with a population of 867.

Electricity consumption in Council creates 1,511,653.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 100th largest emissions amount of any city in Idaho. This total also equates to a ranking of 12th highest in Idaho for emissions per resident with an average of 1,743.54 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the electricity sold in Council has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Council

Council residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.093/kWh$140.79/mo.$70.09/mo.
54th10.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Council
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Council Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Council, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Idaho PowerBUNDLED10.34995,614,989580,865,216

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New Meadows, ID Electricity Overview

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New Meadows averages a residential electricity rate of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour paid by their citizens. This is 1.64% more than Idaho's average rate of 10.18 cents. Idaho Power is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. New Meadows is the 129th largest city in Idaho, with a population of 517.

Electricity consumption in New Meadows creates 901,412.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 128th largest emissions amount of any city in Idaho. This total also equates to a ranking of 135th highest in Idaho for emissions per resident with an average of 1,743.54 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the electricity sold in New Meadows has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Meadows

New Meadows residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.093/kWh$140.79/mo.$70.09/mo.
54th10.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Meadows
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Meadows Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Meadows, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Idaho PowerBUNDLED10.34995,614,989580,865,216

Electricity Production in Adams County, Idaho

Power Plants in Adams County, Idaho

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Tamarack Energy PartnershipTamarack Energy Partners (100.00%)
Adams County ID Wood/Wood Waste Solids 14,4019,223,260.2640.46

Adams County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Roughly 15,054,179.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in Adams County because of electricity consumption. Additionally, the county ranks 2282nd worst in the nation in pollution per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Around 100.00% of electricity in Adams County comes from production using Wood/Wood Waste Solids. Adams County is home to one power generation plant.

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100.00%

Adams County, Idaho Net Metering

Adams County is home to one electricity supplier. Fortunately for residents in the county who are interested in installing their own solar panels, the only supplier in the county has net metering practices in place. Some net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Idaho has restricted laws for consumers interested in investing in solar.

Energy Loss

Adams County has an average of 5.96% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Adams County a rank of 2475th best in the nation out of 3221.

Power Companies in Adams County, Idaho

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Adams County, Idaho?

By total revenue, Idaho Power is the largest electricity provider in Adams County, Idaho.

How many power plants are in Adams County, Idaho?

Adams County, Idaho is home to one power plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Adams County, Idaho?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Idaho Power30,391

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27