Klickitat County, Washington Electric Profile

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Klickitat County, Washington Overview

There was a 7.22% increase in CO2 emissions per capita in the most recent year in Klickitat County.

Klickitat County consumes about 2.00% of the electricity that is produced in their power generating plants, meaning they will export or store the leftover amount.

The 1,978,601 megawatt hours of electricity generated by non-renewable fuel types ranks Klickitat County at 385th out of 3221 counties in the United States in non-renewable energy production.

Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 84.68%, or 10,934,739 megawatt hours, of Klickitat County's total energy production, giving the county a ranking of 3rd in the state for total megawatt hours from renewable fuel sources.

At $124.97, the Klickitat County average monthly residential electric bill is 24.99% above the Washington average bill and 2.28% above the nationwide average.

Natural gas accounts for 15.32% of the electricity production in Klickitat County, resulting in a rank of 4th out of 39 counties in the state for natural gas generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    258,635  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.38  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,913,340  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    10,934,739  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,978,601  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    567.99  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    14,372,105  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    632.16  kg

Goldendale, WA Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Goldendale home are paying a residential electricity rate of 11.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.43% above the state's average price of 10.09 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $124.97 per month, while the nationwide average is $122.19. Klickitat County PUD sells an estimated 652.14 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other electricity supplier.

Emissions in Goldendale average 4,125.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 5th highest polluting city out of 645 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 14,246,309.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 110th highest for total pollution in Washington. The city has one electricity plant. In Goldendale, Natural Gas is 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Goldendale

Goldendale residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.111/kWh $136.03/mo.$124.97/mo.
552nd 11.55¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Goldendale
523rd $124.97 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Goldendale Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Goldendale, Washington

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Klickitat County PUD BUNDLED 11.55 124.97 144,851 16,732,000

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White Salmon, WA Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call White Salmon home are paying a residential electricity rate of 11.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.43% above the state's average price of 10.09 cents. Klickitat County PUD has an estimated 11 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $124.97. This is 2.28% above the nationwide average of $122.19.

Emissions in White Salmon average 1,162.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 63rd highest polluting city out of 645 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 2,889,548.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 283rd highest for total pollution in Washington. The residents of White Salmon must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in White Salmon

White Salmon residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.111/kWh $136.03/mo.$124.97/mo.
552nd 11.55¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of White Salmon
523rd $124.97 Average residential monthly electricity bill for White Salmon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in White Salmon, Washington

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Klickitat County PUD BUNDLED 11.55 124.97 144,851 16,732,000

Dallesport CDP, WA Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Dallesport CDP home are paying a residential electricity rate of 11.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.43% above the state's average price of 10.09 cents. Klickitat County PUD has an estimated 51 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $124.97. This is 2.28% above the nationwide average of $122.19.

Emissions in Dallesport CDP average 1,162.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 15th highest polluting city out of 645 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 1,544,193.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 362nd highest for total pollution in Washington. The residents of Dallesport CDP must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dallesport CDP

Dallesport CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.111/kWh $136.03/mo.$124.97/mo.
552nd 11.55¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dallesport CDP
523rd $124.97 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dallesport CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dallesport CDP, Washington

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Klickitat County PUD BUNDLED 11.55 124.97 144,851 16,732,000

Energy Production in Klickitat County, Washington

Power Plants in Klickitat County, Washington

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Klickitat County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 7,332,619
Goldendale Generating StationPuget Sound Energy (100.00%)
Goldendale WA Natural Gas 1,978,601 717,582,856.34 362.67
Windy Flats Wind ProjectWindy Flats Partners LLC (100.00%)
Klickitat County WA Wind 770,897
White Creek Wind FarmWhite Creek Wind 1 LLC (100.00%)
Klickitat County WA Wind 646,622
Big Horn Wind ProjectAvangrid (100.00%)
Klickitat County WA Wind 556,990
Klickitat County WA Wind 422,364
Juniper Canyon I Wind ProjectAvangrid (100.00%)
Klickitat County WA Wind 348,328
Klickitat County WA Wind 326,832
Harvest Wind ProjectHarvest Wind Project TIC (100.00%)
Klickitat County WA Wind 296,299
Big Horn Wind IIAvangrid (100.00%)
Klickitat County WA Wind 128,599
Klickitat County WA Wind 105,189

Klickitat County, Washington Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Klickitat County averages 632.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 2801st highest in the country out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. This adds up to total emissions of 14,372,105.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 2683rd highest for total emissions in the US. Power generating facilities in the county primarily use Conventional Hydroelectric, which accounts for 7,332,619 megawatt hours (or 56.78%) of the fuel types used for electricity production in the county. Taken together with Wind (27.89%) and Natural Gas (15.32%), these three fuel sources make up 100.00% of the county electricity production. Klickitat County has 11 electricity producing plants, which is 146th most in the country.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
56.78%
WIND
Wind
Wind
Wind
27.89%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
15.32%

Klickitat County, Washington Net Metering

Klickitat County PUD is the only provider we have covering Klickitat County. Fortunately for consumers they do have net metering practices in place, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Klickitat County is about 0.43% of all electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.51%, resulting in a rank of 59th best in the United States and a state rank of best out of 3221 and 39 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Klickitat County, Washington

Providers In Each City in Klickitat County:

  • Bingen, Washington:
    • Klickitat County PUD: 100.00%
  • Goldendale, Washington:
    • Klickitat County PUD: 100.00%
  • White Salmon, Washington:
    • Klickitat County PUD: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Klickitat County, Washington?

There are 11 active electricity plants located in Klickitat County, Washington

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Klickitat County, Washington?

By total megawatt hours sold, Klickitat County PUD is the largest electricity provider in Klickitat County, Washington.

Which electricity companies offer service in Klickitat County, Washington?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Klickitat County PUD 13,428

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-03-13