Pend Oreille County PUD

About Pend Oreille County PUD

Pend Oreille County PUD is headquartered in Newport, Washington and supplies electricity in 5 cities in the state. There are 9,448 customer accounts receiving electricity from the company. These customer accounts are made up of 90.87% residential accounts, 8.99% commercial customers and 0.15% industrial customers. Pend Oreille County PUD's customers are billed an average residential electricity price of 7.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 25.98% below the average Washington price of 9.95 cents and 44.46% below the nationwide average of 13.26. In 2020 Pend Oreille County PUD sold 467,109 megawatt hours through wholesale channels to other suppliers. The electricity sourced by Pend Oreille County PUD is made up of multiple electricity sources including 447,446 megawatt hours produced in electricity plants they own and 536,285 megawatt hours acquired on wholesale channels. Their total revenue for 2020 from electricity related activities was $43,978,000, with 69.81% coming from retail sales to end users and 26.48% from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $117.93, while the Pend Oreille County PUD average is 8.48% below at $107.93 per month. This is the 1418th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the US. Based on megawatt hours produced, Pend Oreille County PUD is the 293rd largest out of 3510 providers in the nation. Dams and other hydroelectric facilities associated with the electricity supplier generate 448,668 megawatt hours, ranking the provider as the 57th largest generator of hydroelectric power out of 3510 suppliers in the country. Pend Oreille County PUD generates 448,668 megawatt hours from their production facilities, which ranks them as the 22nd highest generator of electricity in Washington out of 54 suppliers.

Pend Oreille County PUD Net Metering

Luckily, Pend Oreille County PUD offers net metering options to their customers. The purchase of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often too expensive for citizens. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell extra megawatt hours back to the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically viable .

Energy Loss

Pend Oreille County PUD currently suffers from the loss of around 2.54% of the electricity that they generate via heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of energy lost results in them being given a rank of 284th best out of 3510 suppliers reporting energy loss in the nation.

Pend Oreille County PUD Rate & Electric Bills

Pend Oreille County PUD residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.074/kWh$0.069/kWh$107.93/mo.$102.53/mo.
123rd7.37¢Pend Oreille County PUD's Average residential price per kWh
1418th$107.93Average monthly electric bill for Pend Oreille County PUD's residential customers

Pend Oreille County PUD Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Headquarters:130 North Washington Avenue
    Newport, Washington 99156
    United States of America
  • CEO:Curtis J. Knapp

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Quick Facts About Pend Oreille County PUD

Pend Oreille County PUD generates 448,668 megawatt hours (or 100.00% of their total production) from the use of sustainable fuels in their power plants.

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

Pend Oreille County PUD's energy loss due to business operations.

-2.54%

Total Energy Loss

25,378MWh

284 National Rank

Pend Oreille County PUD Energy Makeup

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Pend Oreille County PUD State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Washington9,44830,702,00031100%

Pend Oreille County PUD County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Pend Oreille County13,72427.43$107.66/mo

Power Plants Owned by Pend Oreille County PUD

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Pend Oreille County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 448,668

Pend Oreille County PUD Fuel Makeup

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Cities Pend Oreille County PUD Has Coverage

  • Cusick, WA
  • Ione, WA
  • Metaline, WA
  • Metaline Falls, WA
  • Newport, WA

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

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Pend Oreille County PUD FAQ:

What is the phone number for Pend Oreille County PUD?

You can reach Pend Oreille County PUD by phone via (509) 447-3137.

What percentage of Pend Oreille County PUD’s electricity is produced from renewable fuel sources?

Electric generation plants owned by or associated with Pend Oreille County PUD generate 100.00% of their electricity from renewable fuel types.

What cities does Pend Oreille County PUD provider electricity in?

Pend Oreille County PUD provides electricity in 5 cities throughout the United States.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Pend Oreille County PUD?

Pend Oreille County PUD is associated with or owns one power plant.

Who is the CEO of Pend Oreille County PUD?

The CEO of Pend Oreille County PUD is Curtis J. Knapp.

What is the average bundled bill for Pend Oreille County PUD customers each month?

Pend Oreille County PUD currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $107.93, compared to the Washington average of $98.40 and the national of $98.40 for bundled service.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Pend Oreille County PUD customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Pend Oreille County PUD is 7.37 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Pend Oreille County PUD’s electricity is generated from nonrenewable fuel sources?

Pend Oreille County PUD generates 0% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-06