Franklin County, Idaho Electric Profile

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Residents in Franklin County use 331.38% of the electricity that the county generates.

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Franklin County is the 22nd largest county in the state, with 13,876 residents calling the county home.

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Franklin County experienced a 14.09% increase in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the previous year.

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Franklin County produces 59,547 megawatt hours from hydroelectric facilities in the last 12 months, which gives them a rank of 18th highest in Idaho out of 44 counties for total hydroelectric generation.

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Franklin County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuels, or 4.29 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

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Franklin County emits 1,138.03 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Idaho average of 2,732.2.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    197,327 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.22 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    59,547 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    59,547 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.29 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    15,791,356 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,138.03 kg

Preston, ID Electric Overview

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On average, Preston's inhabitants spend 10.51 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 4.89% above the average state rate of 10.02 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Preston average is 18.69% lower at $97.76 per month.

Around 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 13th highest polluter in Idaho out of 227 cities. A total of 8,762,230.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 32nd worst in Idaho for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Preston must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Preston

Preston residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.077/kWh$131.95/mo.$69.46/mo.
152nd10.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Preston
22nd$97.76Average residential monthly electricity bill for Preston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Preston, Idaho

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PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.5197.76No DataIcon representing missing value.772,68681,238,492

Franklin, ID Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Franklin home purchase electricity for, on average, 10.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.89% more than the average state rate of 10.02 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $97.76 per month, while the state average is $98.32. Patrons in Franklin have a 0.57% discount compared to the rest of the state. Franklin is home to 621 residents, resulting in it being the 123rd largest city in Idaho.

Franklin has zero electricity producing plants. The consumption of electricity in the city accounts for 1,012,154.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 121st highest in Idaho out of 227 cities. Averaging 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 115th highest in Idaho for pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Franklin

Franklin residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.077/kWh$131.95/mo.$69.46/mo.
152nd10.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Franklin
22nd$97.76Average residential monthly electricity bill for Franklin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Franklin, Idaho

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PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.5197.76No DataIcon representing missing value.772,68681,238,492

Weston, ID Electric Overview

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Weston has an average residential electricity rate of 10.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.89% above the average Idaho price of 10.02 cents and 21.83% below the national average of 13.45 cents. Weston has the 127th highest population in the state, with 564 citizens living within its borders. PacifiCorp sells 948.77 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other vendors.

The consumption of electricity in Weston accounts for 919,251.86 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is the 125th highest in the state out of 227 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 115th highest polluting city in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. The city does not generate any electricity in its city limits, which means it is tied for last in the state for the total amount of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Weston

Weston residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.077/kWh$131.95/mo.$69.46/mo.
152nd10.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Weston
22nd$97.76Average residential monthly electricity bill for Weston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Weston, Idaho

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Energy Production in Franklin County, Idaho

Power Plants in Franklin County, Idaho

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Franklin County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

There are 2 electricity producing plants in Franklin County, which is the 16th most power plants in a county in the state and equates to the 15th highest amount of power plants per resident in the state. The county’s electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 15,791,356.48 kilograms, which is 22nd highest in Idaho out of 44 counties. This total results in 1,138.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which ranks the county 2747th highest in the United States for emissions per capita. Franklin County's primary fuel utilized for electricity generation is Conventional Hydroelectric. They produce 59,547 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

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Franklin County, Idaho Net Metering

PacifiCorp is the only provider we have covering Franklin County. Fortunately for citizens they do allow for net metering, making personal solar power installs possible. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Power Companies in Franklin County, Idaho

Providers In Each City in Franklin County:

  • Clifton, Idaho:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Dayton, Idaho:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Franklin, Idaho:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Oxford, Idaho:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Preston, Idaho:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Weston, Idaho:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%

* 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 Franklin County, Idaho?

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

Which electricity companies offer service in Franklin County, Idaho?

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1PacifiCorp7,623

How many power plants are located within Franklin County, Idaho?

Franklin County, Idaho has 2 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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