Yakima County, WA: 2 Electric Providers

Yakima County, Washington Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Yakima County, Washington Electricity Overview

Yakima County has the 27th largest electricity generation of all 39 counties in the state, producing 96,967 megawatt hours.

Customers in Yakima County are faced with an average of 1.04 power outages a year, with outages lasting on average 105.69 minutes.

Yakima County has experienced a 11.35% decline over the course of the previous 12 months in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation.

Yakima County is the 8th largest county by population in Washington, with 257,001 residents calling the county home.

Yakima County produces 0.38 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Yakima County the 1207th highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in the nation out of 3230 counties.

Yakima County is the 26th largest producing county out of 39 counties in the state when considering megawatt hours produced using sustainable fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,914,352 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.34 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    96,967 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    96,967 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.38 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    345,736,691 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,345.27 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Yakima

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Yakima Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

9.71¢ per kWh

  • 22.65% lower than last month
  • 3.04% lower than April last year
  • 18% lower than the Washington average
  • 42.56% lower than the US average
  • 79th in the state out of 625 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 291 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 137 since April last year
  • 573rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 5,332 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,285 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

10.68¢ per kWh

  • 0.24% lower than last month
  • 7.02% higher than April last year
  • 5.36% lower than the Washington average
  • 33.74% lower than the US average
  • 221st in the state out of 625 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 11 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 1,169th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 144 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 395 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$82.74 per month

  • 43.32% lower than last month
  • 16.38% lower than April last year
  • 22.89% lower than the Washington average
  • 26.61% lower than the US average
  • 35th in the state out of 625 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 379 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 71 since April last year
  • 4,183rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 22,228 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 7,694 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$125.72 per month

  • 1.06% lower than last month
  • 1.91% lower than April last year
  • 17.24% higher than the Washington average
  • 7.61% lower than the US average
  • 429th in the state out of 625 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 13 since April last year
  • 11,883rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 543 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 273 since April last year

Yakima, WA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Yakima is about 10.68 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this rate is lower than both the Washington and the nationwide average prices of 11.29 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in Yakima are faced with 1.04 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 105.69 minutes. Selling an estimated 39,053.77 megawatt hours, PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city.

Emissions in Yakima average 1,391.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 120th worst polluting city out of 645 cities in Washington based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 135,006,384.1 kilograms, which is the 14th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Yakima have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Yakima

Yakima residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.063/kWh$212.67/mo.$54.23/mo.
221st10.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Yakima
429th$125.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Yakima Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Yakima, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.70125.751,607,245.67171,961,221

Zips with electric coverage in Yakima, Washington include: 98902, 98908, 98901, 98942, 98903

Sunnyside, WA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Sunnyside is about 10.11 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this rate is lower than both the Washington and the nationwide average prices of 11.29 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in Sunnyside are faced with 1.04 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 105.69 minutes. Selling an estimated 10,344.57 megawatt hours, PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city.

Emissions in Sunnyside average 1,391.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 534th worst polluting city out of 645 cities in Washington based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 22,742,502.19 kilograms, which is the 86th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Sunnyside have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sunnyside

Sunnyside residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.073/kWh$211.01/mo.$81.92/mo.
133rd10.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sunnyside
464th$133.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sunnyside Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sunnyside, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Benton Rural Electric AssociationBUNDLED9.54140.57225,408.0821,496,180.25
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.70125.751,607,245.67171,961,221

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Grandview, WA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Grandview is about 10.68 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this rate is lower than both the Washington and the nationwide average prices of 11.29 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in Grandview are faced with 1.04 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 105.69 minutes. Selling an estimated 8,951.25 megawatt hours, PacifiCorp is the largest supplier in the city.

Emissions in Grandview average 1,391.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 120th worst polluting city out of 645 cities in Washington based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 15,159,812.7 kilograms, which is the 116th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The inhabitants of Grandview have to import electricity from outside city limits because there are not any electricity producing facilities within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grandview

Grandview residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.063/kWh$212.67/mo.$54.23/mo.
221st10.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grandview
429th$125.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grandview Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grandview, Washington

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.70125.751,607,245.67171,961,221

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Electricity Production in Yakima County, Washington

Power Plants in Yakima County, Washington

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Terrace Heights CDP WA Conventional Hydroelectric 54,456
Yakima County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 37,317
CowicheYakima-Tieton Irrigation Dist (100.00%)
Yakima County WA Conventional Hydroelectric 2,977
Orchard Avenue 1Yakima-Tieton Irrigation Dist (100.00%)
Summitview CDP WA Conventional Hydroelectric 2,217

Yakima County, Washington Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Yakima County average 1,345.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them as the 2727th worst polluting county in the nation based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the county are 345,736,690.52 kilograms, which is the 12th worst total amount of pollution for any county in the state. The county has 4 electricity generation plants, which is 9th highest in the state. Yakima County's fuel of choice is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel type.

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

Yakima County, Washington Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Yakima County providing electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state of Washington has above average state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Yakima County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 4.31% of their energy lost per year. The US average is 2.87%, meaning Yakima County ranks 1099th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Yakima County, Washington

Providers In Each City in Yakima County:

  • Grandview, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Granger, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Harrah, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Mabton, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 51.03%
    • Benton Rural Electric Association: 48.97%
  • Moxee, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Naches, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Selah, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Sunnyside, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 50.00%
    • Benton Rural Electric Association: 50.00%
  • Tieton, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 52.66%
    • Benton Rural Electric Association: 47.34%
  • Toppenish, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Union Gap, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Wapato, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Yakima, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Zillah, Washington:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are in Yakima County, Washington?

Yakima County, Washington has 4 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Yakima County, Washington?

The largest electricity company in Yakima County, Washington by megawatt hours sold is PacifiCorp.

What electricity companies offer service in Yakima County, Washington?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1PacifiCorp86,554
2Benton Rural Electric Association7,548

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

There are 2 electricity providers operating in Yakima County, Washington.

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-07-16