Kootenai Electric

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About Kootenai Electric

With their main offices in Hayden, Idaho, Kootenai Electric offers services 2 states in the country including Washington and Idaho. At the time of the most recent government reports, the provider listed a total of 30,036 electricity customers. This total is made up of 42 industrial customers, 2,362 commercial accounts and 27,632 residential customer accounts. Customers of Kootenai Electric pay an average residential electricity rate of 10.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 23.71% below the average nationwide price of 13.71 cents. In 2020 they had retail sales of 497,911 megawatt hours. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 17,883 of them were generated by facilities owned by the company and 510,872 megawatt hours were purchased on wholesale channels. In 2020, they made a total of $49,916,900 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 95.72% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users and 2.87% from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

Customers of the supplier pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $120.97. This is 0.21% less than the United States average bill of $121.23. The company is not associated with any electricity production plants and all of the electricity that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other providers.

Kootenai Electric Net Metering

Net metering services are offered to consumers of Kootenai Electric. This is a positive for any customer considering purchasing solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unneeded electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

All electricity companies who generate electricity suffer from some energy loss via heat depletion or other causes. Kootenai Electric is no different, as they have a yearly loss of roughly 2.44% of the electricity they transmit. The US energy loss average is 2.76%, giving Kootenai Electric a rank of 254th best out of 3509 suppliers who report energy loss in the country.

Kootenai Electric Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.089/kWh$171.33/mo.$88.80/mo.
673rd10.46¢Kootenai Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1865th$120.97Average monthly electricity bill for Kootenai Electric's residential customers

Kootenai Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:2451 West Dakota Avenue
    Hayden, Idaho 83835
    United States of America
  • CEO:Doug Elliott

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Energy Loss

Kootenai Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


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254 National Rank

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Kootenai Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Kootenai Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Bonner County47,110410.58$104.30/mo
Kootenai County171,362410.10$102.45/mo
Spokane County539,33969.21$112.68/mo

Cities Kootenai Electric Has Coverage

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

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Kootenai Electric FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Kootenai Electric?

Doug Elliott is the CEO of Kootenai Electric.

What is the average bundled bill for Kootenai Electric customers each month?

Consumers of Kootenai Electric pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $120.97.

How many counties does Kootenai Electric have customers in to?

Kootenai Electric provides electricity in 3 counties.

How many states does Kootenai Electric provider electricity in?

Kootenai Electric offers service in 2 states throughout the United States including Washington and Idaho.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Kootenai Electric customers?

The average BUNDLED price of electricity for consumers of Kootenai Electric is 10.46 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Kootenai Electric?

The Kootenai Electric phone number is (208) 765-1200.

What cities does Kootenai Electric supply electricity in?

Kootenai Electric has customers in 12 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-01