Hood River County, Oregon Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hood River County, Oregon Electricity Overview

Hood River County's average residential electricity rate is 9.65 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 33.26% below the national average price of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Over the course of the past year, Hood River County has had a 16.53% drop in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity production.

About 100.00% of the county's electricity comes from hydroelectric power facilities, making them 12th county in the state out of 36 counties for total hydroelectric generation.

Hood River County produces 1.18 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 21 highest county out of 36 counties for production per capita in the state.

There was a 12.91% decline in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the past 12 months in Hood River County.

Hood River County citizens have an average monthly residential electric bill of $104.63, which is 0.88% lower than the state average bill of $105.56.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    296,146 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.35 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    28,268 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    28,268 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.18 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    34,763,988 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,449.89 kg

Hood River, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Hood River's residential electricity rate is 10.16 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.37% below the average state rate of 11.34 cents. PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $95.66 per month.

Hood River residents average 1,602.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 40th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 13,324,820.75 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 January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.097/kWh$164.49/mo.$70.63/mo.
260th10.16¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hood River
13th$95.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hood River Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hood River, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.1695.666,026,499612,316,446

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Odell CDP, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Odell CDP's residential electricity rate is 8.52 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 24.84% below the average state rate of 11.34 cents. Hood River Electric Coop is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Odell CDP residents average 1,602.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 40th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 3,731,526.85 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 January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.085/kWh$0.080/kWh$114.22/mo.$106.75/mo.
15th8.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Odell CDP
342nd$111.82Average 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 CoopBUNDLED8.52111.8254,537.644,646,715.72

Cascade Locks, OR Electricity Overview

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On average, Cascade Locks' residential electricity rate is 7.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 36.91% below the average state rate of 11.34 cents. Cascade Locks, Oregon Electric Utility is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Cascade Locks residents average 1,602.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 40th worst in Oregon out of 427 in this category. This comes to a total pollution amount of 2,210,384.68 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 January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.086/kWh$0.072/kWh$105.79/mo.$98.12/mo.
4th7.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cascade Locks
225th$105.79Average 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 UtilityBUNDLED7.15105.7912,975.56927,972.91

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 21,077
Peters Drive PlantFarmer's Irrigation District (100.00%)
Hood River County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 7,191

Hood River County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Hood River County residents average 1,449.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which ranks them 2689th worst in the nation in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 34,763,988.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions. About 100.00% of electricity in Hood River County comes from production using Conventional Hydroelectric. Hood River County has 2 electricity plants in the county. This is the 980th highest amount of power plants in a county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
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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, 80.00% 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 5.37% 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 2.76% and the state average is 1.78%, resulting in a rank of 2200th best in the country and a state rank of 16th best out of 3221 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 are 2 active electricity plants in Hood River County, Oregon

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Portland General Electric8,032
2PacifiCorp7,509
3Hood River Electric Coop3,933
4Cascade Locks, Oregon Electric Utility580
5Wasco Electric24

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.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-12