Linn County, Oregon Electric Profile

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Linn County creates 91.10% of their electricity from hydroelectric power, roughly 470,490 megawatt hours each year.

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While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Linn County’s average rate is 20.76% below that at 10.66 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Linn County produces 3.98 megawatt hours per resident of the county from renewable fuel types. This makes Linn County the 717th highest ranking county out of 3220 counties for renewable production per capita in the country.

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Linn County is 411th in the national rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 516,442 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuel types.

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Linn County has accomplished a 56.25% rise in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity production within the previous year.

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Linn County has the 14th highest pollution level from electricity use out of 36 counties in Oregon, releasing 179,348,045.42 kilograms of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,551,170 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.96 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    516,442 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    516,442 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    3.98 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    179,348,045 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,382.27 kg

Albany, OR Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Albany is about 10.56 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for the citizens, this rate is less than both the Oregon and nationwide average rates of 11.22 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. PacifiCorp has 436 total residential customers, more than any other provider who operates in the city. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Albany average is 15.14% lower at $102.03 per month.

Albany emits 1,836.17 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 11th 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 Albany from electricity use is 98,273,708.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 14th highest in the state. The city has zero power generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Albany

Albany residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.101/kWh$164.49/mo.$74.21/mo.
254th10.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Albany
175th$102.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Albany Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Albany, Oregon

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Bonneville Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Consumers Power IncBUNDLED10.76128.42No DataIcon representing missing value.257,61927,707,000
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.5499.61No DataIcon representing missing value.5,978,917630,388,057

Zips with electric coverage in Albany, Oregon include: 97322, 97321, 97389

Lebanon, OR Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for customers in Lebanon is roughly 10.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.93% lower than the average state rate of 11.22 cents. PacifiCorp sells 4,163.31 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Lebanon average is 16.37% less at $100.55 per month.

For every person in the city there are 1,836.17 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 11th worst in Oregon out of 378 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 30,976,205.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lebanon

Lebanon residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.101/kWh$164.49/mo.$74.21/mo.
252nd10.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lebanon
168th$100.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lebanon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lebanon, Oregon

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Bonneville Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Consumers Power IncBUNDLED10.76128.42No DataIcon representing missing value.257,61927,707,000
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.5499.61No DataIcon representing missing value.5,978,917630,388,057

Sweet Home, OR Electric Overview

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Sweet Home has an average residential electricity rate of 10.54 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 5.99% lower than the state's average rate of 11.22 cents, resulting in the city ranking 139th out of 378 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. The city is the 12th highest producing city out of 378 cities in the state, averaging 7.44 megawatt hours produced per consumer in the city. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $99.61 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24.

On average, Sweet Home residents emit 693.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 366th worst polluting city out of 378 cities in Oregon based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total pollution of the city from electricity use is 6,668,441.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 115th highest in the state. The main fuel type utilized in Sweet Home is Conventional Hydroelectric, making up 100.00% of the fuel used in the city for electricity production. There is one power generation plant in Sweet Home, which is the 8th most power plants in a city in Oregon and is the 21st highest rate of power plants per capita in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sweet Home

Sweet Home residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.101/kWh$164.49/mo.$74.21/mo.
139th10.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sweet Home
46th$99.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sweet Home Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sweet Home, Oregon

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PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.5499.61No DataIcon representing missing value.5,978,917630,388,057

Energy Production in Linn County, Oregon

Power Plants in Linn County, Oregon

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Linn County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 221,234No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Carmen SmithEugene Water & Electric Board (100.00%)
Linn County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 157,384No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Sweet Home OR Conventional Hydroelectric 71,579No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Evergreen BioPower LLCEvergreen BioPower LLC (100.00%)
Linn County OR Wood/Wood Waste Solids 45,95220,426,075.6444.51No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Falls CreekEagle Creek RE LLC (100.00%)
Linn County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 15,125No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Lacomb Irrigation DistrictLacomb Irrigation Dist (100.00%)
Linn County OR Conventional Hydroelectric 5,168No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Linn County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Linn County's main fuel type consumed for electricity production is Conventional Hydroelectric. They generate 470,490 megawatt hours from this fuel source. The county's residents average 1,382.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption. This adds up to total emissions of 179,348,045.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the county the 1297th highest for total pollution in the United States. Linn County has 6 electricity generation plants, which is 398th most in the country and 1291st most when considering plants per capita.

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91.10%
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8.90%

Linn County, Oregon Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity suppliers in Linn County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Oregon has favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these companies is 5.20%. With a state average energy loss of 1.78%, Linn County is ranked as the 12th best county in Oregon for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Linn County:

  • Albany, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 84.51%
    • Consumers Power Inc: 7.75%
    • Bonneville Power Administration: 7.75%
  • Brownsville, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 75.05%
    • Consumers Power Inc: 12.47%
    • Bonneville Power Administration: 12.48%
  • Halsey, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 39.51%
    • Consumers Power Inc: 30.24%
    • Bonneville Power Administration: 30.25%
  • Harrisburg, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 97.88%
    • Springfield Utility Board: 1.05%
    • Bonneville Power Administration: 1.07%
  • Lebanon, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 93.66%
    • Consumers Power Inc: 3.17%
    • Bonneville Power Administration: 3.17%
  • Lyons, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Mill City, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Millersburg, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Scio, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Sodaville, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Sweet Home, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Tangent, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Waterloo, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 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 Linn County, Oregon?

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1PacifiCorp39,654
2Eugene Water and Electric Board24,857
3Consumers Power Inc6,671

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Linn County, Oregon?

The largest electricity provider in Linn County, Oregon by total customer count is PacifiCorp.

How many electric companies offer service in Linn County, Oregon?

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Linn County, Oregon.

How many power plants are located in Linn County, Oregon?

There are 6 electricity plants in Linn County, Oregon

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16