Klickitat County PUD

Klickitat County PUD has their head offices in Goldendale, Washington and supplies electricity in 4 cities in Washington. The company has 500 industrial accounts, 22,314 residential accounts and 4,050 commercial accounts. Klickitat County PUD charges their patrons a residential electricity price of 11.55 cents per kilowatt hour on average, which is 16.08% above the average Washington rate of 9.95 cents. Of the 472,301 megawatt hours the provider sold and dispossessed, 88.76% were from sales to end users. The electricity produced in the company’s power plants made up 9.33% of the electricity sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 90.67%. Their total revenue in 2020 from electricity related activities was $34,727,200, the sum of which came from retail sales to end users.

About Klickitat County PUD

The state average monthly residential power bill is $98.4, while the Klickitat County PUD average is 22.10% higher at $124.97 per month. Klickitat County PUD ranks 35th in the state for average monthly bill total. Production plants owned by or associated with Klickitat County PUD produce a total of 20,641 megawatt hours, which is the 29th highest amount in Washington out of 3511 companies. The company is the 20th largest producer of hydroelectric power out of 38 suppliers in Washington, with total generation reaching 20,641 megawatt hours. Klickitat County PUD is the 763rd largest electricity company out of 3511 suppliers in the United States based on total megawatt hours sold.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Klickitat County PUD’s electricity sales efforts are responsible for 362,472,343.52 kilograms of CO2 pollution per year, which is 857th highest in the US out of 3511 suppliers and 33rd highest in the state out of 38 suppliers. The supplier also ranks 1403rd worst in emissions per megawatt hour sold, averaging 432.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per megawatt hour sold. The supplier has the 1112th most electricity generating facilities associated with an electricity supplier out of the 3511 suppliers in the country that we gather data on. They have ownership of or associations with one electricity producing plant within their operating territory. In Klickitat County PUD's electricity generation plant, Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity production, with a total of 20,641 megawatt hours being produced using the fuel source.

Klickitat County PUD Net Metering

Klickitat County PUD allows customers of the company to take part in net metering. Installation of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often too expensive for people. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell excess electricity into the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically feasible .

Energy Loss

Providers routinely report energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Klickitat County PUD recently reported a loss of 0.43% of their electricity production amount. The state average for energy loss is 3.51% and the United States average is 2.76%. This results in Klickitat County PUD getting a ranking of 34th worst out of 38 electricity companies in the state and 1376th worst out of 3511 providers in the United States.

Klickitat County PUD Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.111/kWh$136.03/mo.$124.97/mo.
761st11.55¢Klickitat County PUD's Average residential price per kWh
1004th$124.97Average monthly electric bill for Klickitat County PUD's residential customers

Klickitat County PUD Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Parent Company:Energy Northwest
  • Headquarters:1313 South Columbus Avenue
    Goldendale, Washington 98620
    United States of America
  • CEO:Jim Smith

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Quick Facts About Klickitat County PUD

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Klickitat County PUD produces 100.00% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources, which ranks them 1st out of the 38 providers we track in the state.

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Klickitat County PUD is the 857th worst polluting provider in the nation, emitting 362,472,343.52 kilograms of CO2.

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There was an increase in CO2 pollution of 213,824,574.28 kilograms (143.85%) from the production of electricity sold by Klickitat County PUD during the course of the preceding year.

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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
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
National, Major Provider Category
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Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss

2,017MWh

1376 National Rank

Klickitat County PUD Energy Makeup

Klickitat County PUD Coverage Map

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Klickitat County PUD State Coverage

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Washington26,86469,454,40028100%

Klickitat County PUD County Coverage

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Klickitat County22,425211.55$124.97/mo

Power Plants Owned by Klickitat County PUD

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Klickitat County PUD Fuel Makeup

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Conventional Hydroelectric
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100.00%

Cities Klickitat County PUD Has Coverage

  • Bingen, WA
  • Goldendale, WA
  • Rufus, OR
  • White Salmon, WA

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

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Klickitat County PUD FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Klickitat County PUD?

Jim Smith is the CEO of Klickitat County PUD.

What percentage of Klickitat County PUD’s electricity is generated from nonrenewable fuel sources?

Klickitat County PUD generates 0% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

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

There is one power plant associated with or owned by Klickitat County PUD.

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

Currently, the average monthly electric bill for customers of Klickitat County PUD is $124.97. The Washington average bill is $98.40 and the national average is $98.40.

What is the phone number for Klickitat County PUD?

Klickitat County PUD's customer service phone number is (509) 773-5891

What percentage of Klickitat County PUD’s electricity is generated using renewable fuel types?

Power facilities owned by or associated with Klickitat County PUD produce 100.00% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

Does Klickitat County PUD have a parent company?

Klickitat County PUD is a subsidiary of Energy Northwest.

What is the average electricity rate for Klickitat County PUD customers?

The average rate of electricity for consumers of Klickitat County PUD is 11.55 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What cities does Klickitat County PUD offer service to?

Klickitat County PUD has customers in 4 cities.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25