Lewis County PUD

Lewis County PUD is a political subdivision providing electricity in the state of Washington such as the cities of Chehalis, Fords Prairie CDP, Napavine, Morton, and Vader. At the time of the most recent government reports, the provider listed a total of 33,208 electricity customers being supplied electricity by the company. This total is made up of 0.55% industrial customer accounts, 16.60% commercial customer accounts and 82.85% residential customer accounts. Patrons of Lewis County PUD purchase electricity for, on average, 8.66 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 12.94% below Washington's average rate of 9.95 cents, resulting in the supplier ranking 24th best for average electricity rate out of 54 suppliers in the state. The company had sales of 263,447 megawatt hours in 2020 through wholesale to other electricity suppliers. Electricity production and wholesale power purchases made up 0.06% and 99.94%, respectively, of the total electricity sourced by the company. Electricity facilities the company owns generated 796 megawatt hours and an additional 1,229,444 were procured on wholesale channels. The revenue for Lewis County PUD for 2020 from electricity sales was $80,866,300, with 5.56% coming from sales to the wholesale electricity market and 90.80% from retail sales to end users.

About Lewis County PUD

The average residential power bill for a customer of Lewis County PUD is $122.96 per month. Lewis County PUD is the 20th largest supplier out of 54 electricity companies in the state based on number of customers. Dams and other hydroelectric facilities owned by the electric provider generate 243,633 megawatt hours, making the provider the 15th largest generator of hydroelectric power out of 54 providers in Washington. Lewis County PUD is ranked as the 25th highest total electricity generator in the state out of 54 companies.

Lewis County PUD Net Metering

Customers of Lewis County PUD can participate in net metering solutions, which is a positive for both parties. Net metering makes solar panel installation more economically viable as it gives the ability for people to sell electricity into the grid.

Energy Loss

Lewis County PUD recently reported a yearly loss of around 2.92% of the electricity that they transmit. Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of being in the electricity production industry and suppliers must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. These averages enable us to compare and contrast the grid efficiencies of the various suppliers who operate around the country. Lewis County PUD has been given a rank of 13th best out of 54 providers who report energy loss in Washington and 356th best out of 3510 in the nation.

Lewis County PUD Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.089/kWh$0.078/kWh$125.86/mo.$114.15/mo.
290th8.66¢Lewis County PUD's Average residential price per kWh
2156th$122.96Average monthly electric bill for Lewis County PUD's residential customers

Lewis County PUD Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Headquarters:321 Pacific Avenue
    Chehalis, Washington 98532
    United States of America
  • CEO:Chris Roden

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Quick Facts About Lewis County PUD

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Lewis County PUD produces 100.00% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources, which ranks them 1st out of the 54 suppliers we track in the state.

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, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 10 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
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Energy provider of the year for National, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
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Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss

35,909MWh

356 National Rank

Lewis County PUD Energy Makeup

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Lewis County PUD State Coverage

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Lewis County PUD County Coverage

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Lewis County80,70749.31$109.62/mo

Power Plants Owned by Lewis County PUD

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Lewis County PUD Fuel Makeup

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Cities Lewis County PUD Has Coverage

  • Chehalis, WA
  • Morton, WA
  • Mossyrock, WA
  • Napavine, WA
  • Pe Ell, WA
  • Vader, WA

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

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Lewis County PUD FAQ:

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

The average monthly electric bill for customers of Lewis County PUD is $122.96. The state average bill is $98.40 and the US average is $98.40.

Who is the CEO of Lewis County PUD?

The current CEO of Lewis County PUD is Chris Roden.

What is the phone number for Lewis County PUD?

Lewis County PUD's customer service phone number is (800) 562-5612

What percentage of Lewis County PUD’s electricity is generated using renewable fuels?

Lewis County PUD produces 100.00% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

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

Consumers of Lewis County PUD, on average, have an electricity rate 8.66 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Lewis County PUD’s electricity is generated from nonrenewable fuel types?

Lewis County PUD produces 0% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

What cities does Lewis County PUD supply electricity in?

Lewis County PUD serves electricity in 6 cities throughout the US including, Washington.

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

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

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25