Gooding County, Idaho Electric Profile

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Within the last 12 months, Gooding County has experienced a 3.85% decrease in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production.

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Gooding County saw a 17.35% rise in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the last year.

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Roughly 97.13% of Gooding County’s electricity comes from hydroelectric power plants, ranking them 84th county out of 3220 counties in the country for total hydroelectric production.

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With total generation of 757,049 megawatt hours, Gooding County is ranked 754th largest producer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the United States for total generation.

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The largest electricity provider in Gooding County by number of customers is Idaho Power.

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Gooding County produces 49.87 megawatt hours per capita a year, making it the 474th highest county out of 3220 counties for production per capita in the United States.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    215,857 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.22 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    757,049 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    757,049 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    49.87 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    3,094,863 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    203.89 kg

Gooding, ID Electric Overview

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Gooding has an average residential electricity rate of 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.93% higher than the average state price of 10.02 cents and 24.78% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Selling 778.3 megawatt hours each year, Idaho Power is the largest vendor in the city. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $97.99. This is 18.51% below the nationwide average of $120.24.

Gooding emits 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 115th worst polluting city out of 227 cities in the state. With total emissions of 5,647,531.39 kilograms, the city ranks 43rd worst in Idaho for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 49,274.88 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gooding

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.093/kWh$140.79/mo.$70.09/mo.
50th10.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gooding
49th$97.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gooding Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gooding, Idaho

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Idaho PowerBUNDLED10.1297.99No DataIcon representing missing value.5,571,628563,683,893

Wendell, ID Electric Overview

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Wendell has an average residential electricity rate of 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.93% higher than the average state price of 10.02 cents and 24.78% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Selling 714.3 megawatt hours each year, Idaho Power is the largest vendor in the city. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $97.99. This is 18.51% below the nationwide average of $120.24.

Wendell is tied for last in the country for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating within the city. Approximately 4,405,563.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 115th worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wendell

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.093/kWh$140.79/mo.$70.09/mo.
50th10.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wendell
49th$97.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wendell Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wendell, Idaho

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Idaho PowerBUNDLED10.1297.99No DataIcon representing missing value.5,571,628563,683,893

Hagerman, ID Electric Overview

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Hagerman's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 50th out of 227 cities in Idaho. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $97.99 per month, while the state average is $98.32. Consumers in Hagerman enjoy a 0.34% discount compared to the rest of the state. Idaho Power sells 310.13 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

The electricity sold in Hagerman has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation plants within its borders. The city residents average 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 1,721,152.42 kilograms.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hagerman

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.093/kWh$140.79/mo.$70.09/mo.
50th10.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hagerman
49th$97.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hagerman Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hagerman, Idaho

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Energy Production in Gooding County, Idaho

Power Plants in Gooding County, Idaho

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Gooding County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 362,010No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Gooding County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 234,128No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Thousand SpringsIdaho Power (100.00%)
Gooding County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 56,518No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Gooding County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 56,453No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Gooding County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 17,443No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cargill B6 BiofactoryPico Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Gooding County ID Other Biomass Gas 11,9475,051,727.26422.84No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Big Sky Dairy DigesterDF-AP #1 LLC (100.00%)
Gooding County ID Other Biomass Gas 9,7815,802,524.59593.24No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Blind Canyon HydroBlind Canyon Aqua Ranch Inc (100.00%)
Gooding County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 5,187No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Koyle Ranch Hydroelectric ProjectKoyle Hydro Inc (100.00%)
Gooding County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 3,582No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Gooding County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Gooding County, Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 97.13% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity production. Roughly 3,094,863.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the county because of electricity consumption each year. More telling of the county’s emissions reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 203.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 2838th highest county in the country for CO2 emissions per capita. There are 9 electricity generation plants in Gooding County, which is the 5th highest number of plants in a county in Idaho and equates to the 4th highest number of power plants per citizen in the state.

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97.13%
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Other Biomass Gas
2.87%

Gooding County, Idaho Net Metering

Gooding County is home to one electric company. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the sole provider in the county allows for net metering. The state has restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

Gooding County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 5.96% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average is 2.76%, meaning Gooding County ranks 2558th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Gooding County, Idaho

Providers In Each City in Gooding County:

  • Bliss, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Gooding, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Hagerman, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Wendell, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Idaho Power is the largest electricity company in Gooding County, Idaho.

How many power plants are located in Gooding County, Idaho?

Gooding County, Idaho has 9 active power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Gooding County, Idaho?

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1Idaho Power14,291

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