California Deptartment of Water Resources: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

California Deptartment of Water Resources

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About California Deptartment of Water Resources

California Deptartment of Water Resources is a state owned organization, which means the state government runs the company. About 1,314,081 megawatt hours were sold to other providers via whole channels in 2022. Electricity production and wholesale power purchases made up 68.05% and 18.17%, respectively, of the total electricity sourced. Electricity plants the company owns generated 1,789,967 megawatt hours and an additional 477,916 were purchased via wholesale channels. In 2022, the total revenue of the company was $97,450,000, which was earned exclusively through electricity sales to retail customers.

Energy Loss

All electricity companies who produce electricity suffer from some amount of energy loss from heat depletion or alternative causes. California Deptartment of Water Resources is not an exception, as they average an annual loss of around 0.48% of the electricity they transmit. The US average energy loss is 2.87%. This results in California Deptartment of Water Resources receiving a ranking of 61st best out of 3517 suppliers in the nation.

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California Deptartment of Water Resources Overview

  • Company Type:State
  • Headquarters:1416 9th Street
    Sacramento, California 95814
    United States of America
  • CEO:Joel Ledesma

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      Quick Facts About California Deptartment of Water Resources

      California Deptartment of Water Resources ranks 3rd out of 63 electricity providers in California in megawatt hours produced from hydroelectric power usage.

      California Deptartment of Water Resources generates 1,672 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types, which is 46th in California out of 63 suppliers.

      With production of 3,589,121 megawatt hours, California Deptartment of Water Resources is the 183rd highest total producer of all suppliers in the nation.

      California Deptartment of Water Resources ranks 45th in California out of 63 providers for total electricity generation from natural gas, with production totaling 1,672 total megawatt hours each year.

      California Deptartment of Water Resources is 218th in the country out of the 3517 for the percentage of their fuel usage that comes from renewable fuels.

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      Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
      Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
      National, Major Provider Category
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      Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
      Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
      National, Major Provider Category
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      Energy Loss

      California Deptartment of Water Resources' energy loss due to business operations.

      -0.48%

      Total Energy Loss

      12,654MWh

      61 National Rank

      California Deptartment of Water Resources Energy Makeup

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      Power Plants Owned by California Deptartment of Water Resources

      PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
      Butte County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 1,804,192
      San Bernardino CA Conventional Hydroelectric 1,171,724
      Thermalito CDP CA Conventional Hydroelectric 337,789
      Merced County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 28,000

      California Deptartment of Water Resources Fuel Makeup

      CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      Conventional Hydroelectric
      99.95%
      NATURAL GAS
      Natural Gas
      0.05%

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      California Deptartment of Water Resources FAQ:

      What percentage of California Deptartment of Water Resources' electricity is produced from renewable fuel sources?

      Electric generation plants owned by or associated with California Deptartment of Water Resources produce 99.95% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

      How many power plants are owned by or associated with California Deptartment of Water Resources?

      There are 4 power plants owned by or associated with California Deptartment of Water Resources.

      What is the phone number for California Deptartment of Water Resources?

      The California Deptartment of Water Resources phone number is (916) 653-5791.

      Who is the CEO of California Deptartment of Water Resources?

      The CEO of California Deptartment of Water Resources is Joel Ledesma.

      What percentage of California Deptartment of Water Resources' electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel sources?

      California Deptartment of Water Resources generates 0.05% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

      Nick Reese
      Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
      Published: 2022-03-13