Lemhi County, Idaho Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lemhi County, Idaho Electricity Overview

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Lemhi County had a 17.88% rise over the course of the previous 12 months.

Citizens of Lemhi County consume enough electricity to release 1,745.89 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, compared to the Idaho average of 2,986.76.

Lemhi County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 28.08% below the US average rate, at 10.06 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.99 cents.

The largest provider in Lemhi County by megawatt hours sold is Idaho Power.

In Lemhi County, 28 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuel types. Lemhi County ranks 1138th in the nation out of 3221 counties for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel sources.

Emitting 13,921,742.35 kilograms of CO2 gases, Lemhi County has the 2672nd highest pollution level due to electricity consumption of any county in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    110,981 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.92 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    28 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    28 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    13,921,742 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,745.89 kg

Salmon, ID Electricity Overview

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Salmon has an average residential electricity rate of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 26.07% less than the average nationwide price of 13.99 cents. The average residential power bill for a resident in the city is $99 per month, while the US average is $123.86. Idaho Power has an estimated 64 residential customers, more than all other suppliers in the city.

Salmon residents average 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 12th highest in the state out of 237 in this category. With total emissions of 5,438,115.79 kilograms, the city ranks 50th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 43,409.97 megawatt hours consumed in Salmon must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Salmon

Salmon 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$0.093/kWh$140.79/mo.$70.09/mo.
54th10.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Salmon
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Salmon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Salmon, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Idaho PowerBUNDLED10.34995,614,989580,865,216

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Leadore, ID Electricity Overview

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Leadore has an average residential electricity rate of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 26.07% less than the average nationwide price of 13.99 cents. Leadore has the 214th largest population in Idaho, with 98 residents living within its borders. Idaho Power has an estimated 8 total residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Leadore residents average 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 12th highest in the state out of 237 in this category. With total emissions of 170,867.38 kilograms, the city ranks 212th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 1,363.96 megawatt hours consumed in Leadore must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Leadore

Leadore 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$0.093/kWh$140.79/mo.$70.09/mo.
54th10.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Leadore
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Leadore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Leadore, Idaho

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Idaho PowerBUNDLED10.34995,614,989580,865,216

Electricity Production in Lemhi County, Idaho

Power Plants in Lemhi County, Idaho

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lemhi County ID Distillate Fuel Oil 2822,224.9793.75

Lemhi County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lemhi County residents average 1,745.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use. At 1,745.89 kilograms per person and 7,974 residents in the county, the county emits 13,921,742.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 26th worst rank in the state for total emissions. Distillate Fuel Oil is the fuel of choice in Lemhi County, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. Lemhi County has one power producing plant within its borders.

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Lemhi County, Idaho Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity suppliers in Lemhi County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. At the state level, Idaho is known for heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Lemhi County averages out to about 6.12% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 5.72%, resulting in a rank of 2545th best in the country and a state rank of 31st best out of 3221 and 44 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Lemhi County, Idaho

FAQ

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

Lemhi County, Idaho is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

By total revenue, Idaho Power is the largest electricity provider in Lemhi County, Idaho.

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

Lemhi County, Idaho is home to 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Lemhi County, Idaho?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Idaho Power34,763
2PacifiCorp1,817
3Salmon River Electric Cooperative641

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-12