Twin Falls County, Idaho Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Twin Falls County, Idaho Electricity Overview

With total generation of 786,836.43 megawatt hours, Twin Falls County is ranked 8th highest producer of electricity out of 44 counties in the state for total production.

Twin Falls County generates the highest average of electricity per capita from natural gas out of 44 counties in Idaho, with the fuel type accounting for 0.18 megawatt hours a year per capita.

Twin Falls County generates 251,568.5 megawatt hours from hydroelectric sources in the past 12 months, which gives them a rank of 9th highest out of 44 counties in Idaho for total hydroelectric generation.

Roughly 4.80% of Twin Falls County's electricity is produced using non-renewable fuel types, making it the 7th highest ranked county out of 44 counties in the state for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel types.

Twin Falls County is the 769th highest county in the nation for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 0.42 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuel sources.

Of all of the US counties, Twin Falls County ranks 245th in megawatt hours generated from wind power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,253,252 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.92 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    786,836 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    749,039 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    37,797 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    8.74 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    71,524,752 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    794.31 kg

Twin Falls, ID Electricity Overview

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Twin Falls' residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.64% higher than the average Idaho price of 10.18 cents and 26.07% below the national average of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $99 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86. Customers in the city enjoy a 0.55% markdown compared to the rest of the United States. Idaho Power is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

For every person in the city there are 1,737.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks them 233rd highest in the state out of 237 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 90,002,107.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city per year. The main fuel type utilized in Twin Falls is Solar, making up 100.00% of the fuel used in the city for electricity generation. Twin Falls has one electricity generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Twin Falls

Twin Falls 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 Twin Falls
30th$99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Twin Falls Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Twin Falls, 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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Kimberly, ID Electricity Overview

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Kimberly's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.64% higher than the average Idaho price of 10.18 cents and 26.07% below the national average of 13.99 cents. Selling an estimated 1,176.43 megawatt hours, Idaho Power is the largest electricity provider in the city. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $123.86, while the Kimberly average is 20.07% below at $99 per month.

For every person in the city there are 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks them 135th highest in the state out of 237 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 8,065,637.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city per year. The city has no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kimberly

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

Electric Companies With Service in Kimberly, Idaho

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

Buhl, ID Electricity Overview

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Buhl's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 10.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.64% higher than the average Idaho price of 10.18 cents and 26.07% below the national average of 13.99 cents. Selling an estimated 1,169.33 megawatt hours, Idaho Power is the largest electricity provider in the city. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $123.86, while the Buhl average is 20.07% below at $99 per month.

For every person in the city there are 1,743.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks them 135th highest in the state out of 237 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 7,947,076.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city per year. The city has no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Buhl

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

Electric Companies With Service in Buhl, 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 Twin Falls County, Idaho

Power Plants in Twin Falls County, Idaho

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Twin Falls County ID Wind 86,695
Upper Salmon AIdaho Power (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 78,586
Payne's FerryIdaho Wind Partners 1 LLC (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Wind 67,718
Salmon Falls Wind ParkIdaho Wind Partners 1 LLC (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Wind 66,230
Upper Salmon BIdaho Power (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 64,880
Yahoo CreekIdaho Wind Partners 1 LLC (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Wind 58,529
Twin Falls (ID)Idaho Power (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 43,071
Oregon Trail Wind ParkIdaho Wind Partners 1 LLC (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Wind 41,189
Twin Falls County ID Wind 39,583
Amalgamated Sugar Twin FallsThe Amalgamated Sugar Co (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Natural Gas 37,797.4113,095,219.32346.46
Pilgrim Stage Wind ParkIdaho Wind Partners 1 LLC (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Wind 35,397
Twin Falls County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 34,722
Thousand Springs Wind ParkIdaho Wind Partners 1 LLC (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Wind 34,327
Tuana Gulch Wind ParkIdaho Wind Partners 1 LLC (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Wind 32,392
Twin Falls County ID Wind 31,524
Twin Falls County ID Wind 26,569
South Forks HydroIDA-West Energy (50.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 26,273
Twin Falls County ID Wind 18,745
Rock Creek IShorock Hydro Inc (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 9,136
Little Mac ProjectLittle Mac Power Company (100.00%)
Twin Falls County ID Conventional Hydroelectric 4,972

Twin Falls County, Idaho Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For every person in the county there are 794.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. With total emissions of 71,524,752.21 kilograms, the county ranks 10th highest in Idaho for total pollution from electricity consumption. Wind makes up 62.89% of the fuel used for electricity generation in Twin Falls County. Secondary fuels used during electricity generation include Conventional Hydroelectric at 31.97% and Natural Gas at 2.76% of generation. Twin Falls County has the highest power generation plants of any county in the state, with 22 total power plants.

WIND
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
62.89%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
31.97%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
2.76%
COAL
Coal
2.05%
SOLAR
Solar
0.33%

Twin Falls County, Idaho Net Metering

Twin Falls County is home to one electricity provider. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the only supplier in town offers net metering options. Idaho has highly restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

In Twin Falls County one company reports energy loss, Idaho Power. They average an annual energy loss of 5.96%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while 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 Twin Falls County, Idaho

Providers In Each City in Twin Falls County:

  • Buhl, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Castleford, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Filer, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Hansen, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Hollister, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Kimberly, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Murtaugh, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 100.00%
  • Twin Falls, Idaho:
    • Idaho Power: 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 provider in Twin Falls County, Idaho?

By total customer count, Idaho Power is the largest electricity supplier in Twin Falls County, Idaho.

What electricity companies offer service in Twin Falls County, Idaho?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Idaho Power36,378

How many power plants are in Twin Falls County, Idaho?

There are 22 active electricity plants in Twin Falls County, Idaho

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-01