Kittitas County, Washington Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Kittitas County, Washington Electricity Overview

Residents of Kittitas County use enough electricity to emit 0 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, compared to the state average of 1,026.37.

Kittitas County is the 1104th most populated county in the country, with 44,337 residents .

Ranking 3rd out of 39 counties in wind power generation in Washington, Kittitas County has a total yield of 1,260,966 megawatt hours from wind power.

About 81.08% of the county's production comes from hydroelectric power plants, making them 8th county in the nation out of 3221 counties for total hydroelectric generation.

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 14.46 cents, while residents of Kittitas County enjoy an average rate that is 20.42% less at 11.51 cents per kilowatt hour.

With 508 megawatt hours produced using solar, Kittitas County ranks 4th out of 39 counties in the state for solar power electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    512,448 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.56 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,666,579 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    6,666,579 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    150.36 MWh

Ellensburg, WA Electricity Overview

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On average, Ellensburg's residents spend 11.33 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 11.11% more than the average Washington price of 10.20 cents and 21.64% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. Ellensburg Electricity is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers.

Emitting 19,158,142.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Ellensburg ranks 79th worst out of 645 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 1,026.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Ellensburg has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ellensburg

Ellensburg residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.104/kWh$154.84/mo.$67.95/mo.
407th11.33¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ellensburg
421st$111.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ellensburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ellensburg, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ellensburg ElectricityBUNDLED10.8386.0983,0288,993,400
Kittitas County PUDBUNDLED11.41140.9961,147.836,977,370.46
Puget Sound EnergyBUNDLED11.75107.2811,619,3041,365,159,777

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Cle Elum, WA Electricity Overview

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On average, Cle Elum's residents spend 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 13.53% more than the average Washington price of 10.20 cents and 19.93% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. Puget Sound Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers.

Emitting 2,213,870.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Cle Elum ranks 305th worst out of 645 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 1,026.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Cle Elum has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cle Elum

Cle Elum residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.104/kWh$154.84/mo.$67.95/mo.
423rd11.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cle Elum
528th$124.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cle Elum Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cle Elum, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kittitas County PUDBUNDLED11.41140.9961,147.836,977,370.46
Puget Sound EnergyBUNDLED11.75107.2811,619,3041,365,159,777

Kittitas, WA Electricity Overview

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On average, Kittitas' residents spend 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 13.55% more than the average Washington price of 10.20 cents and 19.92% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. Puget Sound Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers.

Emitting 1,475,913.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Kittitas ranks 357th worst out of 645 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 1,026.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Kittitas has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kittitas

Kittitas residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.104/kWh$154.84/mo.$67.95/mo.
424th11.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kittitas
522nd$124.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kittitas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kittitas, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kittitas County PUDBUNDLED11.41140.9961,147.836,977,370.46
Puget Sound EnergyBUNDLED11.75107.2811,619,3041,365,159,777

Electricity Production in Kittitas County, Washington

Power Plants in Kittitas County, Washington

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kittitas County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 5,405,105
Kittitas County WA Wind 672,205
Kittitas County WA Wind 289,851
Vantage Wind Energy LLCInvenergy (100.00%)
Kittitas County WA Wind 287,627
Swauk Wind LLCGamesa Wind US LLC (100.00%)
Kittitas County WA Wind 11,791

Kittitas County, Washington Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Kittitas County results in the release of 0 kilograms of CO2 pollution a year, which is 2948th highest amount in the United States out of 3221 counties and 26th highest in Washington out of 39 counties. Averaging 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 2948th worst for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. About 81.08% of electricity in Kittitas County comes from generation using Conventional Hydroelectric. Also used is Wind at 18.91% and Solar at 0.01%. Kittitas County has 5 electricity generation plants, which is 452nd most in the US.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
81.08%
WIND
Wind
Wind
18.91%
SOLAR
Solar
0.01%

Kittitas County, Washington Net Metering

About 100.00% of the electric companies in Kittitas County offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Washington has above average net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Kittitas County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 3.49% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.51%, resulting in a rank of 628th best in the US and a state rank of 9th best out of 3221 and 39 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Kittitas County, Washington

Providers In Each City in Kittitas County:

  • Cle Elum, Washington:
    • Kittitas County PUD: 50.51%
    • Puget Sound Energy: 49.49%
  • Ellensburg, Washington:
    • Kittitas County PUD: 33.39%
    • Puget Sound Energy: 33.39%
    • Ellensburg Electricity: 33.21%
  • Kittitas, Washington:
    • Puget Sound Energy: 50.00%
    • Kittitas County PUD: 50.00%
  • Roslyn, Washington:
    • Kittitas County PUD: 50.00%
    • Puget Sound Energy: 50.00%
  • South Cle Elum, Washington:
    • Kittitas County PUD: 50.00%
    • Puget Sound Energy: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Kittitas County, Washington?

By total megawatt hours sold, Puget Sound Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Kittitas County, Washington.

How many power plants are in Kittitas County, Washington?

Kittitas County, Washington is home to 5 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Kittitas County, Washington?

There are 3 electricity suppliers offering service in Kittitas County, Washington.

Which electricity companies offer service in Kittitas County, Washington?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Puget Sound Energy125,453
2Ellensburg Electricity10,243
3Kittitas County PUD4,710

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-20