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Bonner County, Idaho Electricity Overview

Bonner County has emissions of 0 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,159.32.

Bonner County has the 8th largest electricity production in Idaho out of 44 counties, generating 1,256,614 megawatt hours.

Bonner County has experienced a 5.06% rise in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production during the course of the previous 12 months.

Bonner County produces 100.00% of their electricity from hydroelectric power, roughly 1,256,614 megawatt hours a year.

Bonner County had a 5.06% increase in hydroelectric power production over the past 12 months.

Bonner County consumes around 48.73% of the production put out by their power plants, meaning they either export or store the leftover amount.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    612,325 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.17 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,256,614 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,256,614 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    27.04 MWh

Recent Energy News in Blanchard CDP

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Blanchard CDP Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Electricity Rate for January, 2024

11.24¢ per kWh

  • 1.27% higher than last month
  • 13.67% higher than January last year
  • 3.04% higher than the Idaho average
  • 28.01% lower than the US average
  • 227th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 162 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 143 since January last year
  • 4,790th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,713 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,700 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Rate

11.02¢ per kWh

  • 1.03% higher than last month
  • 6.29% higher than January last year
  • 0.54% lower than the Idaho average
  • 35.05% lower than the US average
  • 84th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 1,779th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 190 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 887 since January last year

Average Residential Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$170.78 per month

  • 18.28% higher than last month
  • 19.43% higher than January last year
  • 22.1% higher than the Idaho average
  • 13.13% higher than the US average
  • 223rd in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since January last year
  • 18,581st in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,067 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 6,284 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bill

$114.7 per month

  • 2.06% higher than last month
  • 5.23% higher than January last year
  • 10.07% higher than the Idaho average
  • 13.54% lower than the US average
  • 222nd in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since January last year
  • 6,882nd in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 265 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 926 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

10.64¢ per kWh

  • 3.4% higher than last month
  • 13.34% higher than January last year
  • 17.44% higher than the Idaho average
  • 20.26% lower than the US average
  • 227th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 8,394th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,943 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,454 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Rate

10.01¢ per kWh

  • 1.05% higher than last month
  • 5.21% higher than January last year
  • 9.66% higher than the Idaho average
  • 29.32% lower than the US average
  • 227th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 4,548th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 625 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,125 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$544.52 per month

  • 14.68% higher than last month
  • 18.31% higher than January last year
  • 18.02% higher than the Idaho average
  • 66.59% lower than the US average
  • 225th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 46 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since January last year
  • 13,142nd in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,027 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,921 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Bill

$469.43 per month

  • 1.52% higher than last month
  • 2.01% higher than January last year
  • 11.61% higher than the Idaho average
  • 71.32% lower than the US average
  • 224th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 9,775th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 643 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 552 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

6.08¢ per kWh

  • 6.59% higher than last month
  • 20.06% higher than January last year
  • 9.03% lower than the Idaho average
  • 38.18% lower than the US average
  • 19th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 103 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 62 since January last year
  • 4,585th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,764 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,469 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Rate

5.69¢ per kWh

  • 1.51% higher than last month
  • 1.31% higher than January last year
  • 15.24% lower than the Idaho average
  • 44.36% lower than the US average
  • 78th in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since January last year
  • 1,662nd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 268 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,050 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$9,185.56 per month

  • 9.5% higher than last month
  • 20.97% higher than January last year
  • 36.73% higher than the Idaho average
  • 72.75% lower than the US average
  • 161st in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 12,116th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 223 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,258 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Bill

$8,245.47 per month

  • 1.64% higher than last month
  • 2.43% higher than January last year
  • 44.03% higher than the Idaho average
  • 75.9% lower than the US average
  • 161st in the state out of 227 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 11,486th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 190 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,640 since January last year

Sandpoint, ID Electricity Overview

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Sandpoint has an average residential electricity rate of 10.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.89% less than the average state rate of 11.14 cents, a welcome situation for residents of the city. With an estimated 34 total residential customers, Avista Utilities is the largest supplier in the city.

Emissions in Sandpoint average 1,997.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 9th worst polluting city out of 237 cities in Idaho based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Sandpoint from electricity use is 16,878,696.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 27th highest amount in Idaho. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 111,291.12 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sandpoint

Sandpoint 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$0.092/kWh$152.62/mo.$59.70/mo.
67th10.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sandpoint
172nd$111.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sandpoint Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sandpoint, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Avista UtilitiesBUNDLED10.4195.641,381,282.46143,756,850
Northern LightsBUNDLED11.29129.54238,76626,959,000

Priest River, ID Electricity Overview

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Priest River has an average residential electricity rate of 10.73 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.72% less than the average state rate of 11.14 cents, a welcome situation for residents of the city. With an estimated 17 total residential customers, Avista Utilities is the largest supplier in the city.

Emissions in Priest River average 1,997.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 9th worst polluting city out of 237 cities in Idaho based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Priest River from electricity use is 4,201,692.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 68th highest amount in Idaho. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 27,704.22 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Priest River

Priest River 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$0.092/kWh$152.62/mo.$59.70/mo.
62nd10.73¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Priest River
179th$113.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Priest River Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Priest River, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Avista UtilitiesBUNDLED10.4195.641,381,282.46143,756,850
Inland PowerBUNDLED8.46126.1136,3983,079,600
Northern LightsBUNDLED11.29129.54238,76626,959,000

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Ponderay, ID Electricity Overview

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Ponderay has an average residential electricity rate of 10.79 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.12% less than the average state rate of 11.14 cents, a welcome situation for residents of the city. With an estimated 26 total residential customers, Avista Utilities is the largest supplier in the city.

Emissions in Ponderay average 1,997.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 173rd worst polluting city out of 237 cities in Idaho based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Ponderay from electricity use is 2,445,492.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 90th highest amount in Idaho. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 16,124.57 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ponderay

Ponderay 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$0.092/kWh$152.62/mo.$59.70/mo.
65th10.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ponderay
161st$110.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ponderay Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ponderay, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Avista UtilitiesBUNDLED10.4195.641,381,282.46143,756,850
Northern LightsBUNDLED11.29129.54238,76626,959,000

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Electricity Production in Bonner County, Idaho

Power Plants in Bonner County, Idaho

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bonner County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 1,101,922
Bonner County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 154,692

Bonner County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Bonner County average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, making them the 39th worst polluting county out of 44 counties in Idaho based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the county from electricity consumption is 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 39th highest amount in the state and 2957th in the US. The county is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is the 1111th most power plants within a county out of the country's 3230 counties. In Bonner County, Conventional Hydroelectric is 100.00% of the fuel utilized for electricity generation.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Bonner County, Idaho Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Bonner County selling electricity. Of those 4, 50.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Idaho has restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Bonner County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 4.45% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Bonner County a rank of 1357th best in the US out of 3230.

Providers In Each City in Bonner County:

  • Clark Fork, Idaho:
    • Avista Utilities: 50.00%
    • Northern Lights: 50.00%
  • Dover, Idaho:
    • Northern Lights: 50.00%
    • Avista Utilities: 50.00%
  • East Hope, Idaho:
    • Avista Utilities: 59.43%
    • Northern Lights: 40.57%
  • Hope, Idaho:
    • Avista Utilities: 54.64%
    • Northern Lights: 45.36%
  • Kootenai, Idaho:
    • Northern Lights: 49.96%
    • Avista Utilities: 50.04%
  • Oldtown, Idaho:
    • Avista Utilities: 42.74%
    • Inland Power: 15.95%
    • Northern Lights: 41.32%
  • Ponderay, Idaho:
    • Northern Lights: 43.86%
    • Avista Utilities: 56.14%
  • Priest River, Idaho:
    • Inland Power: 5.06%
    • Northern Lights: 47.47%
    • Avista Utilities: 47.47%
  • Sandpoint, Idaho:
    • Northern Lights: 46.81%
    • Avista Utilities: 53.19%

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

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Avista Utilities is the largest electricity company in Bonner County, Idaho.

How many power plants are within Bonner County, Idaho?

Bonner County, Idaho has 2 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Bonner County, Idaho?

There are 4 electricity companies operating in Bonner County, Idaho.

Which electricity companies offer service in Bonner County, Idaho?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Avista Utilities14,390
2Northern Lights10,162
3Kootenai Electric5,808
4Inland Power1,511

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-03-29