Clackamas County, Oregon Electric Profile

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Clackamas County is the 169th most populous county in the US.

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Clackamas County produces 1.4 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 1387th highest county out of 3220 counties in the United States for production per capita.

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Clackamas County’s average residential price per kilowatt hour is 4.04% below the US average price, at 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents.

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Clackamas County has seen year over year increase of 557.12% in electricity generation from solar energy.

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Clackamas County is ranked as the 163rd largest electricity consuming county out of 3220 counties in the country with over 4,900,000 megawatt hours being consumed by residents who live there.

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Clackamas County ranks 13th in the state out of 36 counties for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.14 megawatt hours produced per person.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    4,999,492 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.96 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    586,586 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    586,586 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.4 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    677,770,177 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,620.73 kg

Lake Oswego, OR Electric Overview

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Lake Oswego averages a residential electricity rate of 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 15.08% above the average Oregon price of 11.22 cents and 4.04% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Portland General Electric has 2,567 residential customers, more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Lake Oswego emits 1,836.17 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 93rd highest polluting city out of 378 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of Lake Oswego from electricity use is 71,843,863.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 16th highest in the state. The city has zero power generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Oswego

Lake Oswego residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.112/kWh$146.58/mo.$72.11/mo.
307th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Oswego
236th$108.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Oswego Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Oswego, Oregon

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Portland General ElectricBUNDLED12.91108.31No DataIcon representing missing value.8,022,4801,035,482,809

Zips with electric coverage in Lake Oswego, Oregon include: 97219, 97068, 97035, 97034

Oregon City, OR Electric Overview

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The residential electricity rate is, on average, 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Oregon City. This is, regrettably for their residents, 15.08% higher than Oregon's average price of 11.22 cents. Portland General Electric is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

Electricity use in Oregon City creates 67,005,552.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 18th most of any city in Oregon. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 1,836.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 93rd highest polluting city in Oregon for CO2 pollution per capita. All of the 436,267.66 megawatt hours consumed in the city must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity facilities in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Oregon City

Oregon City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.112/kWh$146.58/mo.$72.11/mo.
307th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Oregon City
236th$108.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Oregon City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Oregon City, Oregon

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Portland General ElectricBUNDLED12.91108.31No DataIcon representing missing value.8,022,4801,035,482,809

West Linn, OR Electric Overview

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On average, West Linn's residential electricity rate is 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.08% above the average state price of 11.22 cents. West Linn citizens consume 299.04% of the electricity produced within the city boundaries and the city must import megawatt hours generated in rural areas or other nearby municipalities to make up the difference. With 1,811 residential customers, Portland General Electric is the largest provider in the city.

Around 1,222.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 363rd highest polluter in Oregon out of 378 cities. A total of 32,577,850.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 37th worst in Oregon for total pollution from electricity use. The city has one power generation plant in the city. This is the 8th most power plants within a city and the 25th highest number of plants per capita, out of 378 cities, in the state. West Linn's fuel of choice is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in West Linn

West Linn residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.112/kWh$146.58/mo.$72.11/mo.
307th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of West Linn
236th$108.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for West Linn Residents

Electric Companies With Service in West Linn, Oregon

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Portland General ElectricBUNDLED12.91108.31106,5658,022,4801,035,482,809

Energy Production in Clackamas County, Oregon

Power Plants in Clackamas County, Oregon

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Clackamas County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 163,683No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
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West Linn OR Conventional Hydroelectric 106,565No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Clackamas County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 84,426No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
PHP 2Portland City of (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 35,165No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Stone CreekEugene Water & Electric Board (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 31,265No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Firwood Solar, LLCAlchemy Renewable Energy (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 18,564No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Duus Solar, LLCAlchemy Renewable Energy (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 17,990No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Boring Solar LLCBoring Solar LLC (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 3,813No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Thomas Creek SolarThomas Creek Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 3,749No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Colton SolarSP Solar 6, LLC (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 3,696No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Clackamas County OR Solar 3,104No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Tickle Creek SolarTickle Creek Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Sandy OR Solar 3,011No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
SulusSolar35SulusSolar35 (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 2,167No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Clackamas County OR Solar 1,839No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Estacada OR Solar 195No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Minke SolarMinke Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 120No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
SSD Clackamas 1, LLCThor Solar 1 CEI, LLC (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 68No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
SSD Clackamas 4, LLCThor Solar 1 CEI, LLC (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 49No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
SSD Clackamas 7, LLCThor Solar 1 CEI, LLC (100.00%)
Clackamas County OR Solar 27No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Clackamas County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Clackamas County residents emit 1,620.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 23rd highest polluting county out of 36 counties in the state based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions for Clackamas County from electricity consumption is 677,770,176.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 496th highest in the United States. About 90.05% of Clackamas County’s electricity is produced using Conventional Hydroelectric. Clackamas County has the 2nd highest electricity plants of any county in Oregon, with 21 total plants. This equates to the 20th most power plants per citizen in the state.

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9.95%

Clackamas County, Oregon Net Metering

Clackamas County is home to one electricity company. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in installing their own solar panels, the only provider in town offers net metering options. At the state level, Oregon has favorable net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Clackamas County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.19% of their energy lost per year. With a state average energy loss of 1.78%, Clackamas County is the 3rd best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Clackamas County, Oregon

Providers In Each City in Clackamas County:

  • Barlow, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Canby, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 6.12%
    • Canby Utility: 93.88%
  • Damascus, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Estacada, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Gladstone, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Happy Valley, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Johnson City, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Lake Oswego, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Milwaukie, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Molalla, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Oregon City, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Rivergrove, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Sandy, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • West Linn, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%
  • Wilsonville, Oregon:
    • Portland General Electric: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Clackamas County, Oregon?

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1Portland General Electric418,534

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Clackamas County, Oregon?

By total customer count, Portland General Electric is the largest electricity provider in Clackamas County, Oregon.

How many power plants are located within Clackamas County, Oregon?

Clackamas County, Oregon has 21 active power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16