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Umatilla County, Oregon Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Umatilla County, Oregon Electricity Overview

Umatilla County produces 100.00% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel types. This equates to 87.26 megawatt hours per resident and places Umatilla County as the 2nd highest county out of 36 counties in Oregon for non-renewable generation per capita per year.

In Umatilla County, 6,999,943.18 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable sources. Umatilla County ranks 154th out of 3230 counties in the US for total electricity production from non-renewable fuel types.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Umatilla County is Umatilla Electric Cooperative.

Citizens of Umatilla County use enough electricity to release 4,952.19 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per person, which is the highest amount of pollution from electricity use for a county in the state.

During the last year, Umatilla County had a 0.11% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

Umatilla County is the 285th highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 3230 counties in the nation, with a population of 80,215 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 6,999,943.18.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,017,667 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.69 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,999,943 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,999,943 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    87.26 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    397,239,526 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,952.19 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Hermiston

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Hermiston Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

11.98¢ per kWh

  • 0.57% higher than last month
  • 17.78% higher than March last year
  • 16.32% lower than the Oregon average
  • 28.34% lower than the US average
  • 68th in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 16 since March last year
  • 4,423rd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,208 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,133 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.07¢ per kWh

  • 1.38% higher than last month
  • 13.46% higher than March last year
  • 16.56% lower than the Oregon average
  • 31.12% lower than the US average
  • 52nd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since March last year
  • 2,238th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 504 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,581 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$132.07 per month

  • 2.48% lower than last month
  • 1.1% higher than March last year
  • 3% lower than the Oregon average
  • 9.54% higher than the US average
  • 162nd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 133 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 13 since March last year
  • 22,067th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,024 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,355 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$115.83 per month

  • 0.1% higher than last month
  • 7.22% higher than March last year
  • 2.38% lower than the Oregon average
  • 14.75% lower than the US average
  • 152nd in the state out of 427 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 14 since March last year
  • 7,926th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 8 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,695 since March last year

Hermiston, OR Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Hermiston spend, on average, 11.07 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 16.56% less than Oregon's average rate of 13.27 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Hermiston average is 16.02% lower at $115.83 per month. Hermiston Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in Hermiston average 2,107.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 12th worst polluting city out of 427 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 40,333,190.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 35th highest for total pollution in Oregon. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Hermiston must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hermiston

Hermiston residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.081/kWh$163.27/mo.$70.13/mo.
52nd11.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hermiston
152nd$115.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hermiston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hermiston, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Hermiston EnergyBUNDLED11.49104.7849,966.145,742,589.67
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.66113.695,845,367.38740,270,687
Umatilla Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.55127.99175,484.3618,522,033.2

Pendleton, OR Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Pendleton spend, on average, 12.60 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 5.02% less than Oregon's average rate of 13.27 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Pendleton average is 17.62% lower at $113.63 per month. PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in Pendleton average 2,107.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 12th worst polluting city out of 427 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 35,528,860.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 41st highest for total pollution in Oregon. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Pendleton must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pendleton

Pendleton residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.097/kWh$164.49/mo.$68.82/mo.
291st12.60¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pendleton
18th$113.63Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pendleton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pendleton, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.66113.695,845,367.38740,270,687

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Umatilla, OR Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Umatilla spend, on average, 11.81 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 11.02% less than Oregon's average rate of 13.27 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Umatilla average is 13.63% lower at $119.12 per month. Umatilla Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in Umatilla average 2,107.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 333rd worst polluting city out of 427 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 15,222,139.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 87th highest for total pollution in Oregon. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Umatilla must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Umatilla

Umatilla residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.094/kWh$169.61/mo.$76.07/mo.
113th11.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Umatilla
207th$119.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Umatilla Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Umatilla, Oregon

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED12.66113.695,845,367.38740,270,687
Umatilla Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.55127.99175,484.3618,522,033.2

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Electricity Production in Umatilla County, Oregon

Power Plants in Umatilla County, Oregon

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hermiston Power PartnershipCalpine (100.00%)
Umatilla County OR Natural Gas 3,954,625.181,518,328,242.48383.94
Hermiston Generating PlantPacifiCorp (50.00%)Hermiston Generating Co LP (50.00%)
Umatilla County OR Natural Gas 3,045,3181,214,052,435.82398.66

Umatilla County, Oregon Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Umatilla County average 4,952.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them as the 1348th worst polluting county based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 397,239,526.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the county the 8th highest for total pollution in the state. Approximately 100.00% of Umatilla County's electricity is produced using Natural Gas. Umatilla County has 2 electricity generation plants, which is 6th highest in Oregon.

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Umatilla County, Oregon Net Metering

Umatilla County has 6 out of 7 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Oregon has highly favorable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Umatilla County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 5.13% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 2.01%, resulting in a rank of 1928th best in the country and a state rank of 14th best out of 3230 and 36 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Umatilla County:

  • Adams, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Athena, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Echo, Oregon:
    • Umatilla Electric Cooperative: 3.28%
    • PacifiCorp: 96.72%
  • Helix, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Hermiston, Oregon:
    • Umatilla Electric Cooperative: 46.57%
    • PacifiCorp: 3.43%
    • Hermiston Energy: 50.00%
  • Milton-Freewater, Oregon:
    • Milton-Freewater, Oregon Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Pendleton, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Pilot Rock, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Stanfield, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 92.61%
    • Umatilla Electric Cooperative: 7.39%
  • Ukiah, Oregon:
    • Columbia Power Coop Association: 100.00%
  • Umatilla, Oregon:
    • Umatilla Electric Cooperative: 38.47%
    • PacifiCorp: 61.53%
  • Weston, Oregon:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Umatilla County, Oregon has 2 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Umatilla County, Oregon?

By total megawatt hours sold, Umatilla Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in Umatilla County, Oregon.

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

Umatilla County, Oregon is home to 7 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Umatilla County, Oregon?

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-05-31