McMinnville Water and Light

McMinnville Water and Light provides electricity in McMinnville, Oregon. Electricity companies must regularly report the total number of customers signed up for their services to government agencies. On the most recent reports the provider listed a total of 28,636 residential customers, 5,096 commercial accounts and 102 industrial customers signed on to receive electricity from the company, which makes up the entirety of their customers. On average, McMinnville Water and Light's residential electricity rate is 7.54 cents per kilowatt hour . This is lower than both the Oregon and nationwide average rates of 11.22 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. They had sales of 697,188 megawatt hours in 2020 sold to end users. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 725,898 procured by the company. In 2020, the supplier made a total of $46,989,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 93.66% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

About McMinnville Water and Light

The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $105.02, while the McMinnville Water and Light average is 17.98% lower at $83.4 per month. This is the 5th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in the state. Electricity sales have contributed to a rise in CO2 pollution amounts of 97.05% during the course of the last year. Electricity production is not part of the McMinnville Water and Light business model, as they purchase power at wholesale rates from other companies and then resell to their end users.

McMinnville Water and Light Net Metering

Offering net metering to customers is a win-win situation for McMinnville Water and Light and any individuals who get their electricity from the company. This is a positive for any consumer considering installing private solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused electricity into the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. McMinnville Water and Light currently averages a loss of approximately 3.96% of the electricity they transmit. The state of Oregon has an energy loss average of 1.78% and the countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in McMinnville Water and Light receiving a rank of 801st worst out of 3511 suppliers reporting energy loss in the US.

McMinnville Water and Light Rate & Electric Bills

McMinnville Water and Light residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.075/kWh$0.063/kWh$83.40/mo.$79.01/mo.
89th7.54¢McMinnville Water and Light's Average residential price per kWh
309th$83.4Average monthly electric bill for McMinnville Water and Light's residential customers

McMinnville Water and Light Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:855 NE Marsh Lane
    McMinnville, Oregon 97128
    United States of America

McMinnville Water and Light Contact

McMinnville Water and Light Service

  • Outage Phone:503-472-6158

Quick Facts About McMinnville Water and Light

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McMinnville Water and Light emits 615,830,612.87 kilograms of CO2 and other equivalent gases due to megawatt hours sold, which ranks it as the 15th worst polluting provider in the state out of 23.

Energy provider of the year for Oregon, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
Oregon, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Oregon, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
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Energy provider of the year for Oregon, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy Loss

McMinnville Water and Light's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

28,710MWh

801 National Rank

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McMinnville Water and Light State Coverage

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Oregon33,83488,020,00016100%

McMinnville Water and Light County Coverage

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Yamhill County107,100412.58$107.77/mo

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McMinnville Water and Light FAQ:

What is the phone number for McMinnville Water and Light?

You can reach McMinnville Water and Light by phone via (503) 472-6158.

How much is the average bill for McMinnville Water and Light customers each month?

Customers of McMinnville Water and Light pay, on average, a monthly bill of $83.40.

What is the average electricity rate for McMinnville Water and Light customers?

The average price of electricity for consumers of McMinnville Water and Light is 7.54 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

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