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Hood River County, Oregon Electricity Overview

Renewable fuel usage for electricity generation has fallen by 13.74% over the past year in Hood River County.

Hood River County is the 26th largest county by population in Oregon, with 23,915 residents calling the county home.

Residents of Hood River County deal with an average of 0.9 power outages each year, with outages lasting an average of 109.46 minutes.

Hood River County is 1310th in the US rankings for total megawatt hours produced from renewable energy, with 20,217 megawatt hours produced from sustainable sources.

Portland General Electric is the largest electricity provider in Hood River County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

The county is the 1640th highest producer of electricity in the United States out of 3230 counties, producing 20,217 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    302,669 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    20,217 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    20,217 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.85 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    46,489,457 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,943.95 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Hood River

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Hood River Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

13.98¢ per kWh

  • 0.7% higher than last month
  • 20.94% higher than April last year
  • 4.27% lower than the Oregon average
  • 17.35% lower than the US average
  • 293rd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 31 since April last year
  • 9,718th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 897 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,001 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.8¢ per kWh

  • 1.6% higher than last month
  • 22.52% higher than April last year
  • 4.65% lower than the Oregon average
  • 20.59% lower than the US average
  • 293rd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 76 since April last year
  • 6,542nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 310 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,004 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$106.26 per month

  • 18.19% lower than last month
  • 7.09% higher than April last year
  • 5.99% lower than the Oregon average
  • 5.76% lower than the US average
  • 156th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 13 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 14 since April last year
  • 13,610th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 7,763 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,552 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$114.21 per month

  • 0.52% higher than last month
  • 12.63% higher than April last year
  • 3.91% lower than the Oregon average
  • 16.07% lower than the US average
  • 145th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since April last year
  • 7,541st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 134 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,429 since April last year

Hood River, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Hood River's residential electricity rate is 12.80 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.65% below the average state rate of 13.43 cents. The city has an average of 1.04 power outages per consumer a year. These outages last on average of 105.69 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.45 outages per consumer and 171.11 minutes an outage. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Hood River average is 17.25% less at $114.21 per month.

Hood River residents average 2,083.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 154th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 17,102,144.54 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Hood River must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hood River

Hood River residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.097/kWh$164.49/mo.$68.82/mo.
293rd12.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hood River
145th$114.21Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hood River Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hood River, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.85114.265,796,390.39744,648,960

Odell CDP, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Odell CDP's residential electricity rate is 9.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 27.49% below the average state rate of 13.43 cents. Hood River Electric Coop is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Odell CDP residents average 2,083.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 6th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 5,351,450.59 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Odell CDP must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Odell CDP

Odell CDP residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.106/kWh$0.077/kWh$177.04/mo.$83.87/mo.
12th9.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Odell CDP
251st$125.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Odell CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Odell CDP, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Hood River Electric CoopBUNDLED9.75125.9753,156.655,181,036.39

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Cascade Locks, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Cascade Locks' residential electricity rate is 9.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 29.53% below the average state rate of 13.43 cents. Cascade Locks, Oregon Electric Utility is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Cascade Locks residents average 2,083.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 154th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 3,187,123.16 kilograms. With no electricity production happening within the city, electricity providers who service Cascade Locks must import all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cascade Locks

Cascade Locks residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.103/kWh$0.069/kWh$188.56/mo.$79.18/mo.
7th9.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cascade Locks
371st$134.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cascade Locks Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cascade Locks, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Cascade Locks, Oregon Electric UtilityBUNDLED9.47134.112,954.691,227,179.85

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Electricity Production in Hood River County, Oregon

Power Plants in Hood River County, Oregon

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Middle Fork Irrigation DistrictMiddle Fork Irrigation Dist (100.00%)
Hood River County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 20,217

Hood River County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Hood River County residents average 1,943.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which ranks them 2617th worst in the nation in this category. A total of 46,489,456.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. Over 100.00% of electricity in Hood River County comes from generation using Conventional Hydroelectric. Hood River County is home to one power generation plant.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
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100.00%

Hood River County, Oregon Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Hood River County selling electricity. Of those 5, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Regulations put in place at the state level are favorable for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Hood River County is about 5.85% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 2.01%, resulting in a rank of 2358th best in the country and a state rank of 18th best out of 3230 and 36 counties, respectively.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Hood River County, Oregon?

There are 5 electricity providers serving consumers in Hood River County, Oregon.

How many power plants are within Hood River County, Oregon?

There is one active electricity plant in Hood River County, Oregon

Which electricity companies offer service in Hood River County, Oregon?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Portland General Electric8,340
2PacifiCorp7,689
3Hood River Electric Coop3,870
4Cascade Locks, Oregon Electric Utility606
5Wasco Electric25

What electricity company is the largest provider in Hood River County, Oregon?

By total customer count, Portland General Electric is the largest electricity supplier in Hood River County, Oregon.

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-07-16