Orcas Power & Light Coop

Orcas Power & Light Coop is an electricity cooperative providing electricity in Friday Harbor, Washington. Electricity providers must regularly report the number of customers signed on for their services to government agencies. Most recently the supplier listed a total of 30,586 customers receiving their services. Approximately 26,758 of these are residential accounts and 12.52% are commercial accounts. Orcas Power & Light Coop's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 15.29 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 13.65% more than the nationwide average rate of 13.45 cents. Orcas Power & Light Coop had total sales and disposition of 225,507 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 94.05% were via sales to end users. During the same timeframe, the company obtained 225,507 megawatt hours through wholesale channels. In 2020, they made a total of $31,926,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 99.53% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

About Orcas Power & Light Coop

Patrons of the provider have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $149.88. This is 24.65% more than the US average of $120.24. The company currently does not generate any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices and then resell it to end consumers. Over the past 12 months the company's electricity sales endeavors were responsible for an increase in CO2 pollution of 96,245,694.64 kilograms (105.66%).

Orcas Power & Light Coop Net Metering

Orcas Power & Light Coop is one of 34 electricity companies in the state who offer net metering to their consumers. This is a positive for any customer potentially installing private solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unneeded kilowatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Orcas Power & Light Coop recently reported an annual loss of roughly 5.35% of the electricity that they generate. Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is operating in the electricity generation business and providers must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. This percentage of energy lost results in them being given a ranking of 6th worst out of 38 companies who report energy loss in Washington.

Orcas Power & Light Coop Rate & Electric Bills

Orcas Power & Light Coop residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.153/kWh$0.134/kWh$149.88/mo.$129.87/mo.
1396th15.29¢Orcas Power & Light Coop's Average residential price per kWh
1372nd$149.88Average monthly electric bill for Orcas Power & Light Coop's residential customers

Orcas Power & Light Coop Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:183 Mount Baker Road
    Eastsound, Washington State 98245
    United States of America
  • CEO:Vincent Dauciunas

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Quick Facts About Orcas Power & Light Coop

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Orcas Power & Light Coop is the 1292nd worst polluting provider in the country, emitting 187,337,801.56 kilograms of CO2 and other equivalent gases.

Energy Loss

Orcas Power & Light Coop's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss


426 National Rank

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Orcas Power & Light Coop State Coverage

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Orcas Power & Light Coop County Coverage

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San Juan County17,582215.29$149.88/mo

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Orcas Power & Light Coop FAQ:

How much is the average bill for Orcas Power & Light Coop customers each month?

Orcas Power & Light Coop currently has an average monthly electric bill of $149.88, compared to the Washington average of $98.40 and the nationwide of $98.40.

Who is the CEO of Orcas Power & Light Coop?

Vincent Dauciunas is the CEO of Orcas Power & Light Coop.

What is the average electricity rate for Orcas Power & Light Coop customers?

The average price of electricity for consumers of Orcas Power & Light Coop is 15.29 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Orcas Power & Light Coop?

You can reach Orcas Power & Light Coop by phone via (360) 376-3500.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25