Clean Energy Projects - 2004 to July 2011 (includes CHP, district energy and waste energy recovery). Also includes projects brought on-line and under development.

Key Washington contacts

Utilities and Rates

Utilities and Rates

Washington has 60 retail utility providers:

  • 17 cooperatives
  • 15 Municipal Providers
  • 24 Political Subdivisions (PUDs)
  • 3 investor-owned (IOU’s)
  • 1 federal (Bonneville Power Admin.)

Industrial cost range (2013): 1.84 to 11.11 cents/kWh

Commercial cost range (2013): 2.05 to 10.91 cents/kWh

20 utilities offer a “green” pricing program (The Green Power Network).

CHP Policy and Incentives Development

CHP Policy & Incentives

Clean energy installations in Washington

Sites with clean energy: 34

Total installed megawatts: 1264.8

Sample companies and facilities using clean energy:


  • Grays Harbor Paper
  • Hampton Timber Mill
  • Sierra Pacific Industries (Aberdeen)
  • Simpson Tacoma Kraft Pulp and Paper
  • Daishowa America Co. LTD


  • Vander Haak Dairy
  • Farm Power Northwest
  • Deorge DeRuyter and sons Dairy
  • Qualco Energy Corporation

Northwest TAP contacts

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