Rate Comparisons

Commercial Rates Comparison

  • The National Average is 10.82¢
  • The Average Rate in Boise is 7.74¢

Industrial Rate Comparison

  • The National Average is 7¢
  • The Average Rate in Boise is 5.83¢

Based on Cents Per Kilowatt Hour, 12 Months ending Dec. 31, 2017

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 Dec. 31, 2017
City State Utility Commercial Industrial
Albuquerque New Mexico Public Service Company of New Mexico 10.68 5.61
Bellevue Washington Puget Sound Energy 9.82 9.29
Boise Idaho Idaho Power 7.74 5.83
Casper Wyoming PacifiCorp 8.90 6.44
Denver Colorado Public Service Company of Colorado 9.50 6.33
Lewiston Idaho Avista Corp. 8.75 5.71
Long Beach California Southern California Edison 13.87 12.25
Missoula Montana NorthWestern Energy (formerly Montana Power) 10.37 7.73
Phoenix Arizona Arizona Public Service Company 11.31 8.34
Portland Oregon Portland General Electric Company 9.23 6.55
Reno Nevada Sierra Pacific Power Company – NV Energy 8.09 5.12
Salt Lake City Utah PacifiCorp 8.43 5.97
San Diego California San Diego Gas & Electric Company 21.41 16.85
San Francisco California Pacific Gas & Electric Company 17.16 10.56
Spokane Washington Avista Corp. 9.57 6.36
National Average  10.82 7.0