Lincoln County, Idaho Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lincoln County, Idaho Electricity Overview

There was a 22.71% increase in CO2 emissions per capita during the preceding year in Lincoln County.

When calculating by number of customers, Idaho Power is the largest electricity supplier in Lincoln County.

Lincoln County has the 1587th highest electricity generation in the nation out of 3221 counties, producing 21,229 megawatt hours.

Lincoln County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 26.07% below the nationwide average rate, at 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.99 cents.

Lincoln County is ranked as the 37th highest consuming county out of 44 counties in the state with over 0 megawatt hours being consumed by residents who live there.

Lincoln County is the 19 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 44 counties in Idaho, with a population of 5,127 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 21,229.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    71,357 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.92 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    21,229 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    21,229 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.14 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    6,279,724 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,224.83 kg

Shoshone, ID Electricity Overview

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Shoshone 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 29 residential customers, more than all other suppliers in the city.

Shoshone 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 2,882,079.32 kilograms, the city ranks 73rd worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 23,006.31 megawatt hours consumed in Shoshone must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shoshone

Shoshone 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 Shoshone
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shoshone Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shoshone, 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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Richfield, ID Electricity Overview

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Richfield 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. Richfield has the 147th largest population in Idaho, with 431 residents living within its borders. Idaho Power has an estimated 16 total residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Richfield 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 751,467.75 kilograms, the city ranks 145th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 5,998.62 megawatt hours consumed in Richfield must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Richfield

Richfield 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 Richfield
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Richfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Richfield, Idaho

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

Dietrich, ID Electricity Overview

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Dietrich 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. Dietrich has the 172nd largest population in Idaho, with 284 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.

Dietrich residents average 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 135th highest in the state out of 237 in this category. With total emissions of 495,166.68 kilograms, the city ranks 170th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 3,952.69 megawatt hours consumed in Dietrich must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dietrich

Dietrich 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 Dietrich
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dietrich Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dietrich, 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 Lincoln County, Idaho

Power Plants in Lincoln County, Idaho

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lincoln County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 14,224
North Gooding Main HydroNorth Gooding Main Hydro LLC (100.00%)
Lincoln County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 4,016
Lincoln County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 2,989

Lincoln County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lincoln County residents average 1,224.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use. With total emissions of 6,279,724.06 kilograms, the county ranks 32nd worst in Idaho for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county has 3 power plants, which is 10th most in Idaho. In Lincoln County, Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity production.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Lincoln County, Idaho Net Metering

Lincoln County is home to one electricity provider. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in installing their own solar panels, the only supplier in the county offers net metering options. At the state level, Idaho is known for restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Lincoln County averages out to about 5.96% of all energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 5.72%, resulting in a rank of 2475th best in the country and a state rank of 13th best out of 3221 and 44 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Lincoln County, Idaho

FAQ

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

Lincoln County, Idaho is home to 3 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Idaho Power is the largest electricity provider in Lincoln County, Idaho.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lincoln County, Idaho?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Idaho Power23,374

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27