City of Redding Utilities

City of Redding Utilities is a municipally owned organization with headquarters in Redding, California and providing electricity to customers in Shasta County, California. At the time of the most recent government reports, the company disclosed a total of 44,305 electricity customers signed up to receive electricity from the company. This total is made up of 38,100 residential customer accounts, 5,877 commercial customers and 328 industrial customer accounts. On average, City of Redding Utilities' customers spend 16.86 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, resulting in the provider ranking 57th out of 30 companies in the state and 1465th out of 3511 in the US. The company sold 736,519 megawatt hours in 2020 by way of traditional retail accounts and 271,267 megawatt hours via wholesale sales. During the same timeframe, the provider produced 363,694 megawatt hours from power production plants owned by the company and purchased 693,373 megawatt hours via wholesale electricity channels. The total revenue for City of Redding Utilities in 2020 from electricity sales was $141,284,100, with 85.58% coming from retail sales to end users and 9.20% from sales to the wholesale market.

About City of Redding Utilities

Consumers of the provider have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $141.27. This is 17.49% more than the US average of $120.24. The provider produces 266th megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels per year, making them 27th in the state out of 30 suppliers. They rank 95th in California out of the 30 providers we track for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuels used. The company's electricity sales over the last year caused a rise in CO2 pollution of about 10,374,371.15 kilograms (3.37%).

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 431.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted per megawatt hour sold by the provider. This results in them ranking as the 18th worst polluter in California out of 30 providers when it comes to emissions from electricity sales. A total of 317,923,578.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted due to the electricity sold by the supplier. With a total of 2 power facilities within their operating area, the provider has the 739th most plants associated with an electricity supplier out of the 3511 suppliers operating in the nation that we follow. City of Redding Utilities has about 358,014 megawatt hours, or 93.04%, of its electricity produced from Natural Gas.

City of Redding Utilities Net Metering

Offering net metering to customers is a win-win situation for City of Redding Utilities and residents who get their electricity from the company. This makes it easier for residents in the area to install solar and other alternative electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded electricity back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Electricity companies regularly submit data for energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. City of Redding Utilities recently reported a loss of 2.53% of their electricity production total. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 38th worst out of 30 companies who report energy loss in the state.

City of Redding Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

City of Redding Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.169/kWh$0.167/kWh$141.27/mo.$130.65/mo.
1465th16.86¢City of Redding Utilities's Average residential price per kWh
1269th$141.27Average monthly electric bill for City of Redding Utilities's residential customers

City of Redding Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:3611 Avtech Parkway
    Redding, California 96002
    United States of America

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Quick Facts About City of Redding Utilities

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Releasing 317,923,578.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions, City of Redding Utilities ranks as the 612th highest polluting provider in the US out of the 3511 we track.

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As the 301st highest generator of electricity in the nation, City of Redding Utilities generates 384,813 megawatt hours of electricity.

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By customer count, City of Redding Utilities is the 407th largest supplier out of 3511 electricity companies in the nation.

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City of Redding Utilities's production plants generate 358,014 megawatt hours from the burning of natural gas.

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City of Redding Utilities produces 26,799 megawatt hours of electricity from the use of hydroelectric power, ranking City of Redding Utilities 134th in the country out of 3511 companies.

Energy Loss

City of Redding Utilities's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

26,211MWh

1140 National Rank

City of Redding Utilities Energy Makeup

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City of Redding Utilities State Coverage

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California44,305120,915,00044100%

City of Redding Utilities County Coverage

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Shasta County180,080423.03$145.77/mo

Power Plants Owned by City of Redding Utilities

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Redding CA Natural Gas 358,014160,936,551.3449.53No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Shasta County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 26,7991,654,949.5261.75No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

City of Redding Utilities Fuel Makeup

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93.04%
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Conventional Hydroelectric
6.96%

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City of Redding Utilities FAQ:

What is the average bill for City of Redding Utilities customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly electric bill for customers of City of Redding Utilities is $141.27. The California average bill is $125.67 and the national average is $125.67.

What is the average electricity rate for City of Redding Utilities customers?

The average rate of electricity for customers of City of Redding Utilities is 16.86 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of City of Redding Utilities’s electricity is generated from renewable fuel sources?

City of Redding Utilities generates 6.96% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

What is the phone number for City of Redding Utilities?

You can reach City of Redding Utilities by phone via (530) 339-7200.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with City of Redding Utilities?

City of Redding Utilities owns or is associated with 2 power plants.

What percentage of City of Redding Utilities’s electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuels?

City of Redding Utilities produces 93.04% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25