Fremont County, Wyoming Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Fremont County, Wyoming Electricity Overview

Fremont County is ranked 26th out of 3221 for highest polluting county in the country when considering emissions per capita.

Residents of Fremont County are paying, on average, 16.40% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 12.09 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Roughly 51.79% of Fremont County's electricity is produced using non-renewable fuels, making it the 7th highest county in the state out of 23 counties for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel types.

Fremont County has had a decrease of 1.42% in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production during the course of the past 12 months.

As the 661st highest county in the nation for non-renewable production per capita, Fremont County generates 1.3 megawatt hours per person per year.

Fremont County generates 8.95% of their needed electricity and must bring in the additional 91.05% from other counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,101,145 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    28.07 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    98,575 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    47,525 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    51,050 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.51 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    776,523,858 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    19,792.12 kg

Riverton, WY Electricity Overview

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On average, Riverton's residents spend 10.32 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 40th out of 205 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $96.76, while the Riverton average is 11.46% below at $85.67 per month. This ranks the city 81st in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 1,821.52 megawatt hours each year, PacifiCorp is the largest vendor in the city.

Riverton emits 21,084.01 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 31st highest polluting city out of 205 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 225,219,436.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 10th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Riverton

Riverton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.112/kWh$139.11/mo.$70.30/mo.
40th10.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Riverton
81st$85.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Riverton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Riverton, Wyoming

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
High Plains PowerBUNDLED13.73131.07143,34919,680,887
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.7480.241,048,615112,605,339

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Lander, WY Electricity Overview

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On average, Lander's residents spend 10.74 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 43rd out of 205 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $96.76, while the Lander average is 17.07% below at $80.24 per month. This ranks the city 12th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 2,132.09 megawatt hours each year, PacifiCorp is the largest vendor in the city.

Lander emits 21,084.01 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 31st highest polluting city out of 205 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 159,099,968.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 13th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lander

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.104/kWh$118.62/mo.$51.83/mo.
43rd10.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lander
12th$80.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lander Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lander, Wyoming

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED10.7480.241,048,615112,605,339

Fort Washakie CDP, WY Electricity Overview

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On average, Fort Washakie CDP's residents spend 13.73 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 23.76% higher than the state's average price of 11.09 cents and 5.06% less than the US average of 14.46 cents. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $96.76, while the Fort Washakie CDP average is 35.46% more at $131.07 per month. This ranks the city 158th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 1,410.27 megawatt hours each year, High Plains Power is the largest vendor in the city.

Fort Washakie CDP emits 21,084.01 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 31st highest polluting city out of 205 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 34,788,622.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 41st highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fort Washakie CDP

Fort Washakie CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.107/kWh$189.64/mo.$101.39/mo.
156th13.73¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort Washakie CDP
158th$131.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fort Washakie CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fort Washakie CDP, Wyoming

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
High Plains PowerBUNDLED13.73131.07143,34919,680,887

Electricity Production in Fremont County, Wyoming

Power Plants in Fremont County, Wyoming

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Fremont County WY Conventional Hydroelectric 47,525
Beaver Creek Gas PlantDenbury Inc (100.00%)
Fremont County WY Natural Gas 25,6929,302,585.32362.08
Big Sand Draw PlantDenbury Inc (100.00%)
Fremont County WY Natural Gas 25,35814,063,287.7554.59

Fremont County, Wyoming Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Fremont County emits 19,792.12 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 16th highest polluting county out of 23 counties in Wyoming. This adds up to total emissions of 776,523,857.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 447th highest for total pollution in the country. Natural Gas makes up 51.79% of the fuel used for electricity production in Fremont County. Fremont County is home to 3 electricity generation plants, which is 8th highest in Wyoming.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
51.79%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
48.21%

Fremont County, Wyoming Net Metering

Fremont County has 2 out of 2 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Wyoming has decent state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Fremont County averages out to about 3.71% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. With a state average energy loss of 2.62%, Fremont County is ranked as the 5th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Fremont County, Wyoming

Providers In Each City in Fremont County:

  • Dubois, Wyoming:
    • High Plains Power: 100.00%
  • Hudson, Wyoming:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Lander, Wyoming:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Pavillion, Wyoming:
    • High Plains Power: 50.00%
    • Midvale Irrigation: 50.00%
  • Riverton, Wyoming:
    • High Plains Power: 27.53%
    • PacifiCorp: 55.97%
    • Midvale Irrigation: 16.50%
  • Shoshoni, Wyoming:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Fremont County, Wyoming?

The largest electricity provider in Fremont County, Wyoming by megawatt hours sold is PacifiCorp.

How many electric companies offer service in Fremont County, Wyoming?

There are 2 electricity companies serving customers in Fremont County, Wyoming.

How many power plants are located in Fremont County, Wyoming?

Fremont County, Wyoming is home to 3 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Fremont County, Wyoming?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1PacifiCorp14,535
2High Plains Power5,921

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-18