Butte County, Idaho Electric Profile

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Emitting 4,232,796.26 kilograms of CO2 gases, Butte County has the 2819th highest pollution level from electricity consumption out of 3220 counties in the US.

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PacifiCorp is the largest electricity company in Butte County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Butte County has no power generation sources and must import all of the electricity used in the county.

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At $124.33, the average monthly residential electric bill in Butte County is 26.46% higher than the Idaho average.

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Over the previous year, Butte County saw a 9.90% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

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Butte County is ranked as the 3079th largest electricity consuming county out of 3220 counties in the nation with over 0 megawatt hours being consumed by residents who live there.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    36,931 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.22 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    4,232,796 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,629.88 kg

Arco, ID Electric Overview

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Arco's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 8.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.04% less than the average state rate of 10.02 cents and 34.45% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With a population of 777 citizens, the city is the 109th most populated city in the state. Lost River Electric Cooperative sells 28.62 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other vendors.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Arco averages 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 115th worst in Idaho out of 227 cities for emissions efficiency. At 1,629.88 kilograms per person and 777 citizens in the city, the city emits 1,266,416.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 109th worst rank in Idaho for total emissions. The electricity sold in Arco has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arco

Arco residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.093/kWh$0.088/kWh$136.33/mo.$124.04/mo.
8th8.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arco
217th$136.33Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arco Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arco, Idaho

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Lost River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.82136.33No DataIcon representing missing value.35,938.653,168,802.79

Moore, ID Electric Overview

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Moore averages a residential electricity rate of 8.82 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 12.04% below the average Idaho price of 10.02 cents and 34.45% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $136.33 per month, while the Idaho average is $98.32. Lost River Electric Cooperative sells 7.53 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other electricity providers.

Emissions in Moore average 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 13th worst polluting city out of 227 cities in Idaho based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 373,242.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 174th highest for total emissions in Idaho. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Moore

Moore residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.093/kWh$0.088/kWh$136.33/mo.$124.04/mo.
8th8.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Moore
217th$136.33Average residential monthly electricity bill for Moore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Moore, Idaho

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Lost River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.82136.33No DataIcon representing missing value.35,938.653,168,802.79

Butte City, ID Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 8.82 cents per kilowatt hour for Butte City, which is 12.04% less than Idaho's average price of 10.02 cents. This means the city is 8th out of 227 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With a population of 80 citizens, the city is the 209th largest city in Idaho. Lost River Electric Cooperative has 0 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers in the city.

Butte City has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 130,390.34 kilograms, which is 205th highest in the state out of 227 cities. The city averages 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 13th highest city in Idaho in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Butte City

Butte City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.093/kWh$0.088/kWh$136.33/mo.$124.04/mo.
8th8.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Butte City
217th$136.33Average residential monthly electricity bill for Butte City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Butte City, Idaho

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Lost River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.82136.33No DataIcon representing missing value.35,938.653,168,802.79

Butte County, Idaho Details

Butte County, Idaho Net Metering

Roughly 100.00% of the electricity suppliers in Butte County offer net metering to their customers. Idaho has restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar panels.

Energy Loss

In Butte County one company reports energy loss, Idaho Power. They average an annual energy loss of 5.96%. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Idaho average is 5.72%, resulting in a rank of 2558th best in the United States and a state rank of 15th best out of 3220 and 44 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Butte County, Idaho

FAQ

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

By total revenue, PacifiCorp is the largest electricity company in Butte County, Idaho.

Which electricity companies offer service in Butte County, Idaho?

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1PacifiCorp6,280
2Lost River Electric Cooperative1,068
3Idaho Power931

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

There are 3 electricity providers serving customers in Butte County, Idaho.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16