Chelan County PUD

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About Chelan County PUD

Chelan County PUD is a political subdivision serving the state of Washington including cities like Wenatchee, Chelan, Sunnyslope CDP, Cashmere, and Leavenworth. A total of 1,482 industrial accounts, 6,474 commercial customers and 39,781 residential accounts are provided electricity by the company. Chelan County PUD bills their patrons a residential electricity price of 3.21 cents per kilowatt hour on average. This is 76.55% lower than the national average price of 13.71 cents, which ranks the provider 5th best for average electricity price out of 2923 companies in the US. Of the 12,833,658 megawatt hours Chelan County PUD sold and dispossessed, 1,939,221 were from retail sales and 10,852,486 were via wholesale channels. The megawatt hours sourced by the supplier came from a mixture of electricity production from electricity facilities owned by Chelan County PUD and supplementary megawatt hours that they acquired via wholesale channels. They produced 8,771,040 megawatt hours and purchased 3,594,478 wholesale megawatt hours. The revenue for Chelan County PUD in 2020 from electricity sales was $338,949,000, with 19.58% coming from retail sales to end users and 73.06% from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

The Washington average monthly residential electric bill is $100.8, while the Chelan County PUD average is 36.28% less at $56.82 per month. This is the 2nd lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the state. Based on customer count, Chelan County PUD is the 337th largest supplier out of 3509 electricity companies in the country. The supplier is able to generate 8,986,811 megawatt hours from hydroelectric power sources, which ranks them as the 6th largest generator of hydroelectric power out of 3509 companies in the US. Chelan County PUD ranks as the 5th highest electricity producer in Washington out of 56 companies.

Chelan County PUD Net Metering

Consumers of Chelan County PUD are able to take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer potentially installing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

All suppliers who transmit electricity have some amount of energy loss via heat dissipation or alternative causes. Chelan County PUD is no different, as they have an annual loss of about 0.17% of the aggregate electricity they transmit. This percentage of electricity lost results in them being given a rank of 31st best out of 3509 providers who report energy loss in the US and best out of 56 in the state.

Chelan County PUD Rate & Electric Bills

Chelan County PUD residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.032/kWh$0.032/kWh$61.33/mo.$56.40/mo.
5th3.21¢Chelan County PUD's Average residential price per kWh
73rd$56.82Average monthly electricity bill for Chelan County PUD's residential customers

Chelan County PUD Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Headquarters:327 North Wenatchee Avenue
    Wenatchee, Washington 98801
    United States of America
  • CEO:Steve Wright

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Quick Facts About Chelan County PUD

Chelan County PUD generates 100.00% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources, which ranks them 1st out of the 3509 providers we track in the US.

Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Top 10 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
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Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
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Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Top 10 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
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Energy Loss

Chelan County PUD's energy loss due to business operations.

-0.17%

Total Energy Loss

21,414MWh

31 National Rank

Chelan County PUD Energy Makeup

Chelan County PUD Coverage Map

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Chelan County PUD State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Washington47,73766,362,40018100%

Chelan County PUD County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Chelan County79,07424.19$62.38/mo

Power Plants Owned by Chelan County PUD

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Chelan County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 6,058,501
Douglas County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 2,522,757
Chelan WA Conventional Hydroelectric 405,553

Chelan County PUD Fuel Makeup

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Cities Chelan County PUD Has Coverage

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

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Chelan County PUD FAQ:

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Chelan County PUD?

There are 3 power plants owned by or associated with Chelan County PUD.

How much is the average bundled bill for Chelan County PUD customers each month?

Customers of Chelan County PUD pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $56.82.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Chelan County PUD customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Chelan County PUD is 3.21 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Chelan County PUD?

You can reach Chelan County PUD by phone via (509) 661-8002.

What percentage of Chelan County PUD's electricity is generated using renewable fuels?

Electric production plants owned by or associated with Chelan County PUD generate 100.00% of their electricity from renewable fuel types.

What percentage of Chelan County PUD's electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuel types?

Chelan County PUD produces 0% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of Chelan County PUD?

Steve Wright is the CEO of Chelan County PUD.

What cities does Chelan County PUD sell electricity in?

Chelan County PUD serves electricity to 5 cities in the country including Washington.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01