Pend Oreille County, WA: 2 Electric Providers

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Pend Oreille County, Washington Electricity Overview

The largest electricity company in Pend Oreille County by total customers is Avista Utilities.

Pend Oreille County is ranked as the 33rd largest consuming county out of 39 counties in Washington with 152,582.48 megawatt hours being consumed by citizens for their electricity needs.

Pend Oreille County is 74th in the US out of 3230 counties for renewable electricity production per capita, at 246.36 megawatt hours per person per year.

The county is ranked as the 364th highest producer of electricity out of 3230 counties in the nation for total electricity production, generating 3,277,134 megawatt hours.

Pend Oreille County produces 2047.78% more megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the surplus.

Pend Oreille County's average residential electricity rate is 9.58 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 39.93% less than the nationwide average price of 15.95 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    152,582 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.47 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,277,134 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,277,134 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    246.36 MWh

Newport, WA Electricity Overview

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Newport has an average residential electricity rate of 8.47 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 22.10% below Washington's average price of 10.87 cents. Pend Oreille County PUD is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Coming in at as the 313th worst ranked city out of 645 cities in the state, Newport emits 3,117,808.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. More importantly, the city averages 1,510.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 303rd worst in the state in this category. There are no power producing facilities in Newport, so citizens have to depend on power generated outside of the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Newport

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.085/kWh$0.069/kWh$130.92/mo.$102.53/mo.
43rd8.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Newport
501st$130.92Average residential monthly electricity bill for Newport Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Newport, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Pend Oreille County PUDBUNDLED8.47130.92167,17914,160,000

Ione, WA Electricity Overview

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Ione has an average residential electricity rate of 9.56 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 12.07% below Washington's average price of 10.87 cents. Avista Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count. Ione has the 501st largest population in the state, with 377 residents residing within the city's borders.

Coming in at as the 494th worst ranked city out of 645 cities in the state, Ione emits 569,483.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. More importantly, the city averages 1,510.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 21st worst in the state in this category. There are no power producing facilities in Ione, so citizens have to depend on power generated outside of the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ione

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.111/kWh$0.096/kWh$154.84/mo.$68.80/mo.
176th9.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ione
253rd$115.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ione Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ione, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Avista UtilitiesBUNDLED10.65100.182,721,477.92289,829,836
Pend Oreille County PUDBUNDLED8.47130.92167,17914,160,000

Metaline Falls, WA Electricity Overview

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Metaline Falls has an average residential electricity rate of 9.56 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 12.07% below Washington's average price of 10.87 cents. Avista Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count. Metaline Falls has the 539th largest population in the state, with 247 residents residing within the city's borders.

Coming in at as the 531st worst ranked city out of 645 cities in the state, Metaline Falls emits 373,109.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. More importantly, the city averages 1,510.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 21st worst in the state in this category. There are no power producing facilities in Metaline Falls, so citizens have to depend on power generated outside of the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Metaline Falls

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.111/kWh$0.096/kWh$154.84/mo.$68.80/mo.
176th9.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Metaline Falls
253rd$115.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Metaline Falls Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Metaline Falls, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Avista UtilitiesBUNDLED10.65100.182,721,477.92289,829,836
Pend Oreille County PUDBUNDLED8.47130.92167,17914,160,000

Electricity Production in Pend Oreille County, Washington

Power Plants in Pend Oreille County, Washington

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Pend Oreille County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 2,826,937
Pend Oreille County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 450,197

Pend Oreille County, Washington Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Pend Oreille County is the 2958th highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the county emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. The county also ranks 2958th worst in emissions per person in the county, averaging 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. This is, perhaps, the more important of the two metrics. The county has the 1100th most power producing plants of any county in the United States, with 2 total plants. Pend Oreille County's power plants most often use Conventional Hydroelectric, which makes up 100.00% (or 3,277,134 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county.

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Pend Oreille County, Washington Net Metering

Roughly 100.00% of the electricity providers in Pend Oreille County offer net metering to their consumers. Consumers in Washington have above average net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Pend Oreille County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 2.53% of their energy lost per year. With a state average energy loss of 2.98%, Pend Oreille County is ranked as the 9th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Pend Oreille County, Washington

Providers In Each City in Pend Oreille County:

  • Cusick, Washington:
    • Pend Oreille County PUD: 100.00%
  • Ione, Washington:
    • Pend Oreille County PUD: 50.00%
    • Avista Utilities: 50.00%
  • Metaline, Washington:
    • Avista Utilities: 50.00%
    • Pend Oreille County PUD: 50.00%
  • Metaline Falls, Washington:
    • Avista Utilities: 50.00%
    • Pend Oreille County PUD: 50.00%
  • Newport, Washington:
    • Pend Oreille County PUD: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Pend Oreille County, Washington?

By total customer count, Avista Utilities is the largest electricity provider in Pend Oreille County, Washington.

How many power plants are located in Pend Oreille County, Washington?

Pend Oreille County, Washington is home to 2 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Pend Oreille County, Washington?

Pend Oreille County, Washington is home to 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Pend Oreille County, Washington?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Avista Utilities24,172
2Pend Oreille County PUD9,875

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2023-12-06