Northern Wasco PUD

Northern Wasco PUD is a political subdivision operating in 3 cities in the state of Oregon including The Dalles, Chenoweth CDP, Dallesport CDP, Dufur, and Lyle CDP. Currently, 10,286 customers receive their electricity from the provider. These customers are a mix of 2.23% industrial customer accounts, 4.58% commercial customers and 93.19% residential properties. The average residential electricity rate for Northern Wasco PUD is around 7.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 36.93% lower than the average state price of 11.22 cents. In 2020 Northern Wasco PUD had retail sales of 981,049 megawatt hours. Electricity production plants owned by the company produced 80,736 megawatt hours and an additional 969,066 megawatt hours were purchased on the wholesale electricity market. In 2020 the company had total electricity related revenue of $54,300,300, with 99.52% from retail sales.

About Northern Wasco PUD

The average monthly residential power bill for a customer of Northern Wasco PUD is $84.82, while the US average is $120.24. Customers of the supplier have a 29.45% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Generation plants owned or managed by Northern Wasco PUD produce a total of 60,094 megawatt hours, which is the 395th highest in the United States out of 3511 companies. Dams and other hydroelectric facilities owned or operated by the company produce 60,094 megawatt hours, making the supplier the 112th largest generator of hydroelectric power out of 3511 suppliers in the nation. They rank 1st in the US out of the 3511 suppliers we track for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuel sources used.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Northern Wasco PUD has around 60,094 megawatt hours, or 100.00%, of its electricity produced with Conventional Hydroelectric. About 410,453,779.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted by Northern Wasco PUD per year due to the sale of electricity. More importantly, the provider averages 418.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions per megawatt hour sold, which is a better measurement of the supplier's pollution levels. They rank 1413th highest in the country in this category. Northern Wasco PUD has the 40th highest number of electricity plants connected with a provider out of the 23 companies that we track in Oregon and 739th out of 3511 in the country. They are associated with, manage or own 2 electricity producing facilities throughout their operating area.

Northern Wasco PUD Net Metering

Northern Wasco PUD, luckily, offers net metering choices to customers of the company. This makes it easier for people to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unused megawatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Companies routinely submit reports for energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Northern Wasco PUD recently reported a loss of 6.50% of the electricity production amount. These averages enable us to compare and contrast the infrastructure efficiencies of the numerous suppliers who operate throughout the nation. Northern Wasco PUD has received a rank of 2nd worst out of 23 providers who report energy loss in the state and 188th worst out of 3511 in the country.

Northern Wasco PUD Rate & Electric Bills

Northern Wasco PUD residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.072/kWh$0.067/kWh$91.58/mo.$84.82/mo.
70th7.07¢Northern Wasco PUD's Average residential price per kWh
324th$84.82Average monthly electric bill for Northern Wasco PUD's residential customers

Northern Wasco PUD Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Headquarters:2345 River Road
    The Dalles, Oregon 97058
    United States of America
  • CEO:Roger Kline

Northern Wasco PUD Contact

Quick Facts About Northern Wasco PUD

Light BulbIcon representing an idea.

Northern Wasco PUD releases 410,453,779.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions from megawatt hours sold, which ranks it as the 522nd highest polluting electricity provider in the country out of 3511.

Light BulbIcon representing an idea.

The production of the electricity sold by Northern Wasco PUD caused an increase in CO2 emissions of 39,367,189.66 kilograms (10.61%) over the previous 12 months.

Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
National, Major Provider Category
Claim Award
Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
National, Major Provider Category
Claim Award
Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
National, Major Provider Category
Claim Award

Energy Loss

Northern Wasco PUD's energy loss due to business operations.

-6.50%Light BulbIcon representing Light Bulb.

Total Energy Loss

68,195MWh

188 National Rank

Northern Wasco PUD Energy Makeup

Northern Wasco PUD Coverage Map

Coverage Map Placeholder

Northern Wasco PUD State Coverage

StateArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.CustomersArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Sales ($)Arrow UpArrow pointing upwards.State Rank Based On RevenueArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.% of Provider's Residential Sales in StateArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.
Oregon10,28654,038,80013100%

Northern Wasco PUD County Coverage

CountyArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.PopulationArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.ProvidersArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Avg. County Rate (¢)Arrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Avg. Electric BillArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.
Wasco County26,68238.05$88.98/mo

Power Plants Owned by Northern Wasco PUD

PlantArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.City/CountyArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.StateArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Primary Fuel TypeArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Production (MWh)Arrow DownBlue arrow pointing down.Emission (kg)Arrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Emissions/MWhArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Toxic Chemical ReleaseArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Closing DateArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.
Benton County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 41,2822,549,341.861.75No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Dalles Dam North Fishway ProjectNorthern Wasco PUD (100.00%)
The Dalles OR Conventional Hydroelectric 39,4532,436,391.8761.75No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Northern Wasco PUD Fuel Makeup

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Cities Northern Wasco PUD Has Coverage

  • Dufur, OR
  • Mosier, OR
  • The Dalles, OR

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

Northern Wasco PUD Reviews

Write a Review of Northern Wasco PUD

Northern Wasco PUD FAQ:

What is the average bill for Northern Wasco PUD customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly electric bill for customers of Northern Wasco PUD is $84.82. The Oregon average bill is $105.02 and the US average is $105.02.

Who is the CEO of Northern Wasco PUD?

Northern Wasco PUD’s CEO is Roger Kline.

What is the phone number for Northern Wasco PUD?

You can reach Northern Wasco PUD by phone via (541) 296-2226.

What cities does Northern Wasco PUD provider electricity in?

Northern Wasco PUD has customers in 3 cities.

What is the average electricity rate for Northern Wasco PUD customers?

The average price of electricity for customers of Northern Wasco PUD is 7.07 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Northern Wasco PUD’s electricity is produced using renewable fuels?

Power generation plants owned by or associated with Northern Wasco PUD generate 100.00% of their electricity from renewable fuel types.

What percentage of Northern Wasco PUD’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuels?

Electric generation plants owned by or associated with Northern Wasco PUD produce 0% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Northern Wasco PUD?

Northern Wasco PUD owns or is associated with 2 power plants.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25