Owyhee County, Idaho Electric Profile

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Over 100.00% of Owyhee County’s electricity generation comes from renewable fuel sources, putting Owyhee County at 317th in the US for total sustainable electricity production.

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Residents of Owyhee County pay roughly 0.34% less than the $98.32 Idaho average monthly residential electric bill.

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The county is the 791st largest producer of electricity in the nation out of 3220 counties, producing 687,255 megawatt hours.

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Almost 65.12% of the county's production comes from hydroelectric power plants, ranking them 127th county in the country out of 3220 counties for total hydroelectric production.

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Owyhee County is the 2379th most populated county in the US.

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Owyhee County generates 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 58.13 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    168,132 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.22 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    687,255 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    687,255 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    58.13 MWh

Homedale, ID Electric Overview

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Homedale averages a residential electricity rate of 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour paid by customers within the city borders, ranking the city at 50th out of 227 cities in the state. Idaho Power sells 730.87 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other electricity provider. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $97.99. This is 0.34% less than the Idaho average of $98.32.

Emissions in Homedale average 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 13th highest polluting city out of 227 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 4,286,582.27 kilograms, which is the 59th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Idaho. The residents of Homedale have to use power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity plants inthe city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Homedale

Homedale 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 Homedale
49th$97.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Homedale Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Homedale, Idaho

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

Marsing, ID Electric Overview

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On average, citizens living in Marsing are charged a residential electricity rate of 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 0.93% above the state's average rate of 10.02 cents, resulting in the city ranking 50th out of 227 cities in Idaho for lowest average electricity rate. Idaho Power has 14 residential customers, more than any other supplier in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $97.99 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Marsing averages 1,629.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 13th worst in Idaho out of 227 cities for emissions efficiency. At 1,629.88 kilograms per person and 1,434 citizens in the city, the city emits 2,337,246.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 75th worst rank in Idaho for total emissions. The electricity sold in Marsing 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 Marsing

Marsing 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 Marsing
49th$97.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Marsing Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Marsing, Idaho

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

Grand View, ID Electric Overview

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On average, Grand View's inhabitants spend 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 0.93% above the average state rate of 10.02 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. Electricity generation in Grand View outpaces usage by approximately 3505.67%. With annual production of 192,795 megawatt hours, the city is the 3rd largest generator of electricity in the state.

Grand View has the 7th highest number of electricity producing plants of any city in Idaho, with one total power plant. This equates to the 2nd most plants per resident in Idaho. Emissions in the city average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 222nd worst polluting city out of 227 cities in Idaho based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions for the city from electricity use is 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 222nd highest in Idaho. When it comes to electricity generation, Grand View's main fuel type is Solar, accounting for 100.00%, or 192,795 megawatt hours of production in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grand View

Grand View 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 Grand View
49th$97.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grand View Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grand View, Idaho

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Energy Production in Owyhee County, Idaho

Power Plants in Owyhee County, Idaho

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Owyhee County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 447,516No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Grand View Solar TwoGrand View PV Solar Two, LLC (100.00%)
Grand View ID Solar 192,795No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Murphy Flat SolarMurphy Flat Power, LLC (100.00%)
Owyhee County ID Solar 46,944No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Owyhee County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Owyhee County has the 11th highest power generation plants of any county in the state, with 3 total power plants. This translates to the 11th most plants per capita in the state. Emissions in the county average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, making them the 37th worst polluting county out of 44 counties in Idaho based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 0 kilograms, the county ranks 2960th highest in the nation for total pollution from electricity consumption. Owyhee County's primary fuel source used for electricity generation is Conventional Hydroelectric. They generate 447,516 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

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65.12%
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34.88%

Owyhee County, Idaho Net Metering

Idaho Power is the only provider we have covering Owyhee County. Fortunately for citizens they do allow for net metering, making personal solar power installs more viable. At the state level, Idaho has highly restricted net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Owyhee County averages out to about 5.96% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Owyhee County a rank of 15th best in the state out of 44.

Power Companies in Owyhee County, Idaho

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Owyhee County, Idaho?

By total megawatt hours sold, Idaho Power is the largest electricity supplier in Owyhee County, Idaho.

Which electricity companies offer service in Owyhee County, Idaho?

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1Idaho Power47,545

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

There are 3 electricity plants in Owyhee County, Idaho

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