Boundary County, Idaho Electric Profile

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Boundary County produces 95,793.1 megawatt hours from hydroelectric facilities in the last 12 months, which gives them a rank of 15th highest in the state out of 44 counties for total hydroelectric generation.

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Boundary County is home to 12,245 residents and its power generation plants produce 95,793.1 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 7.82 megawatt hours per capita.

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Boundary County has the 1345th largest total electricity production of all 3220 counties in the country, producing 95,793.1 megawatt hours.

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At an average residential price of 11.42 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Boundary County benefit from a 15.09% discount from the national average price.

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Boundary County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuels, or 7.82 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

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Boundary County is the 25th most populated county in Idaho.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    174,133 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.22 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    95,793 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    95,793 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.82 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    8,978,757 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    733.26 kg

Bonners Ferry, ID Electric Overview

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On average, Bonners Ferry's residential electricity rate is 8.58 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.40% below the state's average price of 10.02 cents. This makes the city 7th out of 227 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is City of Bonners Ferry Utilities. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $84.67. This is 29.58% lower than the nationwide average of $120.24.

Around 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 115th highest polluter in Idaho out of 227 cities. A total of 4,227,906.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 60th worst in Idaho for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Bonners Ferry must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bonners Ferry

Bonners Ferry residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.077/kWh$115.03/mo.$81.91/mo.
7th8.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bonners Ferry
8th$84.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bonners Ferry Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bonners Ferry, Idaho

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City of Bonners Ferry UtilitiesBUNDLED8.2080.34No DataIcon representing missing value.24,702.442,025,454.2
Northern LightsBUNDLED11.42116.99No DataIcon representing missing value.201,01322,958,000

Moyie Springs, ID Electric Overview

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Moyie Springs has an average residential electricity rate of 11.42 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 13.94% higher than the state's average rate of 10.02 cents, resulting in the city ranking 222nd out of 227 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Moyie Springs has 666 residents, which is the 119th highest population for a city in the state. Northern Lights has 8 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Moyie Springs emits 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 115th worst polluting city out of 227 cities in Idaho based on emissions per capita. A total of 1,085,499.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 117th highest in the state for total pollution. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Moyie Springs

Moyie Springs residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.107/kWh$117.72/mo.$114.36/mo.
222nd11.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Moyie Springs
213th$116.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Moyie Springs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Moyie Springs, Idaho

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Northern LightsBUNDLED11.42116.99No DataIcon representing missing value.201,01322,958,000

Energy Production in Boundary County, Idaho

Power Plants in Boundary County, Idaho

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Smith Falls Hydro ProjectSmith Creek Hydro, LLC (100.00%)
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Boundary County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Boundary County emits 733.26 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 30th highest polluting county out of 44 counties in Idaho and 2783rd out of 3220 counties nationally. A total of 8,978,757.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county a year. Over 100.00% of electricity in Boundary County comes from generation using Conventional Hydroelectric. Boundary County isp home to 2 electricity plants, which is 1044th most in the country and 521st most when considering power plants per capita.

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Boundary County, Idaho Net Metering

Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Boundary County is about 5.42% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The US average is 2.76%, meaning Boundary County ranks 2324th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Boundary County, Idaho

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Boundary County, Idaho?

By total revenue, Northern Lights is the largest electricity provider in Boundary County, Idaho.

How many power plants are within Boundary County, Idaho?

There are 2 active power plants in Boundary County, Idaho

Which electricity companies offer service in Boundary County, Idaho?

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1Northern Lights6,767

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16