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Compare electricity costs for 2011

The table below compares how much residential customers of six Washington electric utilities will spend for 1,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity in 2011, including basic monthly charges.

Cost for 1000 kWh
Pacific Power
Puget Sound Energy
Seattle City Light*
Snohomish PUD*
Tacoma Light*

*Seattle Light, Snohomish PUD and Tacoma Light are NOT regulated by the UTC. The rates for these utilities include city business and occupation (B&O) taxes, while Avista, Pacific, and Puget rates do not.

Staff contact: Joanna Huang
Posted/updated: 01/10/2011


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