Mission Valley Power: Rates and Coverage Area

Mission Valley Power

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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About Mission Valley Power

Mission Valley Power provides electricity for 4 cities in the state including cities like Polson, Pablo CDP, Ronan, St. Ignatius, and Arlee CDP. The company is a federally owned organization. A total of 22,700 customers (70.37% residential customers, 24.78% commercial customers and 4.85% industrial properties) are provided electricity by the company. Consumers of Mission Valley Power are billed an average residential electricity price of 7.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 37.94% below Montana's average rate of 12.48 cents. Of the 468,026 megawatt hours the provider sold and dispossessed, 90.26% were from sales to end users. The electricity they sourced consisted of megawatt hours that they purchased by way of the wholesale electricity market. They purchased 468,026 megawatt hours on the wholesale market. In 2022, they made a total of $36,755,700 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 77.03% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

The average residential power bill for a consumer of Mission Valley Power is $112.12. The company currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it to end users.

Mission Valley Power Net Metering

Offering net metering to consumers is a win-win situation for Mission Valley Power and individuals who get their electricity from the company. This makes it easier for people who are interested to install solar and other alternative electricity options as they have the ability to sell unused kilowatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is just part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Mission Valley Power currently averages a loss of approximately 9.33% of the total electricity they produce. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 8th best out of 30 providers who report energy loss in the state.

Mission Valley Power Rate & Electric Bills

Mission Valley Power residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.083/kWh$0.062/kWh$199.96/mo.$47.13/mo.
95th7.75¢Mission Valley Power's Average residential price per kWh
1173rd$112.12Average monthly electricity bill for Mission Valley Power's residential customers

Mission Valley Power Overview

  • Company Type:Federal
  • Headquarters:36079 Pablo West Road
    Pablo, Montana 59855
    United States of America
  • CEO:Dalene Gardipe

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Energy Loss

Mission Valley Power's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


1385 National Rank

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Mission Valley Power State Coverage

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

Mission Valley Power County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Lake County31,030411.46$107.82/mo
Missoula County121,041312.01$107.00/mo
Sanders County12,298512.61$110.02/mo

Cities Mission Valley Power Has Coverage

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

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Mission Valley Power FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Mission Valley Power customers each month?

Customers of Mission Valley Power pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $112.12.

What is the phone number for Mission Valley Power?

The Mission Valley Power phone number is (406) 883-7900.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Mission Valley Power customers?

Mission Valley Power's current average bundled electricity rate is 7.75 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Montana bundled rate of 12.48 cents and the average national rate of 15.59 cents.

How many counties does Mission Valley Power sell electricity in?

There are 3 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Mission Valley Power including Montana.

Who is the CEO of Mission Valley Power?

Dalene Gardipe is the CEO of Mission Valley Power.

What cities does Mission Valley Power have customers in to?

Mission Valley Power serves electricity to 4 cities.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2023-08-24