Rate Comparisons

Commercial Rates Comparison

  • The National Average is 10.61¢
  • The Average Rate in Boise is 7.6¢

Industrial Rate Comparison

  • The National Average is 6.8¢
  • The Average Rate in Boise is 5.7¢

Based on Cents Per Kilowatt Hour, 12 Months ending June 30, 2016

See how our Rates Compare With Other States

EEI Typical Bills and Average Rates Report
Select American Cities, Average Rate (Cents Per Kwh)
12 Months Ending June 30, 2017
City State Utility Commercial Industrial
Reno Nevada Sierra Pacific Power Company – NV Energy 7.67 4.88
Albuquerque New Mexico Public Service Company of New Mexico 10.59 5.51
Lewiston Idaho Avista Corp. 8.39 5.70
Boise Idaho Idaho Power Company 7.63 5.74
Salt Lake City Utah PacifiCorp 8.61 6.07
Spokane Washington Avista Corp. 9.29 6.38
Denver Colorado Public Service Company of Colorado 9.45 6.48
Portland Oregon Portland General Electric Company 9.25 6.56
Casper Wyoming PacifiCorp 9.02 6.56
National Average  10.64 6.88
Long Beach California Southern California Edison 12.46 7.07
Missoula Montana NorthWestern Energy (formerly Montana Power) 11.20 8.25
Phoenix Arizona Arizona Public Service Company 11.25 8.38
Bellevue Illinois Puget Sound Energy 9.80 9.28
San Francisco California Pacific Gas & Electric Company 17.26 10.06
San Diego California San Diego Gas & Electric Company 20.33 16.02