Modesto Irrigation District: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

Modesto Irrigation District

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About Modesto Irrigation District

Modesto Irrigation District provides electricity for 7 cities in California such as the cities of Modesto, Manteca, Riverbank, Mountain House CDP, and Oakdale. The entity is a political subdivision. A total of 102,613 residential accounts, 29,752 commercial customer accounts and 143 industrial customers are provided electricity by the company. On average, Modesto Irrigation District's patrons purchase residential electricity for 19.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 32.48% lower than the average California rate of 29.41 cents. Modesto Irrigation District had total sales and disposition of 4,312,479 megawatt hours in 2022, of which 2,637,109 megawatt hours were from retail sales and 1,609,793 were through wholesale channels. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of multiple sources including megawatt hours they generate in their electricity facilities and additional megawatt hours acquired on wholesale channels. These two categories comprise 10.21% and 89.79%, respectively, of the total electricity sourced. Modesto Irrigation District made $405,287,000 in 2022. Exactly $20,708,800 of that revenue came from wholesale electricity sales and $380,190,000 came from sales to residential energy users.

Patrons of the provider have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $149.73. This is 2.78% higher than the California average bill of $145.96. The supplier's production facilities have output of 307,096.14 megawatt hours from the use of natural gas. This amount ranks them as the 26th highest in California out of 64 suppliers for total natural gas production. The supplier produces 35.46% of their total production, which is 169,201.06 megawatt hours, from sustainable fuel types. Based on customer count, Modesto Irrigation District is the 11th largest supplier out of 64 providers in the state.

Modesto Irrigation District Net Metering

Thankfully, Modesto Irrigation District allows their consumers to take part in net metering programs. Net metering allows private individuals to sell wattage back to their provider, making the installation of solar panels and other alternative electricity sources a cheaper endeavor.

Energy Loss

Modesto Irrigation District reports energy loss of 1.12% of their total generation from heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 18th best out of 64 companies who report energy loss in California and 99th best out of 3526 in the US.

Modesto Irrigation District Rate & Electric Bills

Modesto Irrigation District residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.212/kWh$0.131/kWh$248.86/mo.$82.47/mo.
2777th19.86¢Modesto Irrigation District's Average residential price per kWh
2245th$149.73Average monthly electricity bill for Modesto Irrigation District's residential customers

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Modesto Irrigation District Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Headquarters:1231 11th Street
    Modesto, California 95354
    United States of America
  • CEO:Bill Schwandt

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Modesto Irrigation District Service

  • States Served:
    • California
  • Counties Served:
    • San Joaquin County
    • Stanislaus County
  • Major Cities Served:
    • Modesto
    • Manteca
    • Riverbank
    • Mountain House CDP
    • Oakdale
    • Ripon
    • Salida CDP
    • Waterford
    • Escalon
    • West Modesto CDP
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Quick Facts About Modesto Irrigation District

As the 283rd largest producer of electricity in the United States, Modesto Irrigation District produces 477,191.06 megawatt hours of electricity.

Modesto Irrigation District generates 64.54% of their total electricity production from non-renewable fuel types. The total electricity produced from non-renewable sources is 307,990 megawatt hours, which is 26th most in California out of 64 companies.

Modesto Irrigation District produces 169,201.06 megawatt hours of electricity from the use of hydroelectric power, ranking Modesto Irrigation District 19th out of 64 electricity providers in California.

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Energy Loss

Modesto Irrigation District's energy loss due to business operations.


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Modesto Irrigation District Energy Makeup

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Modesto Irrigation District State Coverage

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

Modesto Irrigation District County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
San Joaquin County793,229835.81$165.67/mo
Stanislaus County551,275530.17$158.67/mo

Power Plants Owned by Modesto Irrigation District

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Tuolumne County CA Conventional Hydroelectric 536,465
Modesto CA Natural Gas 286,231143,222,682.54500.37

Modesto Irrigation District Fuel Makeup

Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
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Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Distillate Fuel Oil

Cities Modesto Irrigation District Has Coverage

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Modesto Irrigation District FAQ:

What is the phone number for Modesto Irrigation District?

Modesto Irrigation District's customer service phone number is (209) 526-7337

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Modesto Irrigation District?

There are 2 power plants owned by or associated with Modesto Irrigation District.

What is the average bundled bill for Modesto Irrigation District customers each month?

The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Modesto Irrigation District is $149.73. The California average bundled bill is $145.96 and the nationwide average is $145.96.

Who is the CEO of Modesto Irrigation District?

Modesto Irrigation District's current CEO is Bill Schwandt.

How many counties does Modesto Irrigation District sell electricity to?

There are 2 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Modesto Irrigation District including California.

What cities does Modesto Irrigation District have customers in in?

Modesto Irrigation District supplies to 7 cities.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Modesto Irrigation District customers?

Customers of Modesto Irrigation District, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 19.86 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Modesto Irrigation District's electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel types?

Modesto Irrigation District produces 64.54% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

What percentage of Modesto Irrigation District's electricity is generated from renewable fuel sources?

Electric production plants owned by or associated with Modesto Irrigation District generate 35.46% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-06-24