Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission
The table below compares how much residential customers of six Washington electric utilities will spend for 1,000 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity per month in 2016, including basic monthly charges.
Cost for 1000 kWh
Pacific Power & Light Company
Puget Sound Energy
Seattle City Light*
Tacoma Power & Light*
*Seattle City Light, Snohomish PUD and Tacoma Power & Light are NOT regulated by the UTC. The rates for these utilities include city business and occupation (B&O) taxes, while Avista, Pacific Power, and Puget rates do not.
For more information on rate cases in the state, see this chart Rate Cases since 2000.