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Green Power Partnership

Green Power Partnership Top 30 Local Government

Released on October 21, 2019

GPP Top 30 Local Government logoThe Top 30 Local Government list represents the largest green power users among local government partners within the Green Power Partnership. The combined green power use of these organizations amounts to nearly 4.7billion kilowatt-hours annually, which is equivalent to the electricity use of more than 429,000 average American homes annually.


Usage figures are based on annualized Partner contract amounts (kilowatt-hours), not calendar year totals. These rankings are updated on a quarterly schedule. Find out how your organization can partner with EPA today!

 
Partner Name Annual Green Power Usage (kWh) GP % of Total Electricity Use* Green Power Resources
1. City of Houston, TX 1,072,149,000 92% Solar, Wind
2. City of Dallas, TX 745,470,079 100% Wind
3. District of Columbia 495,810,000 102% Wind
4. Dallas Fort Worth International Airport 440,215,000 100% Solar, Wind
5. Montgomery County Clean Energy Buyers Group 375,728,000 60% Wind
6. City of Austin, TX 333,805,639 100% Wind
7. Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission 215,000,000 100% Wind
8. City of Portland, OR 106,682,319 88% Biogas, Small-hydro, Solar, Wind
9. City of San Jose, CA 98,061,115 65% Biogas, Small-hydro, Solar, Wind
10. Chicago Park District 85,444,996 75% Wind
11. Port of Portland 75,071,589 96% Solar, Wind
12. County of Santa Clara, CA 60,498,331 45% Solar, Wind
13. Western Pennsylvania Energy Consortium 59,580,908 35% Various
14. Forest County Potawatomi Community 56,126,752 94% Biogas, Solar, Wind
15. City of Boston, MA 50,733,000 35% Wind
16. City of Las Vegas, NV 49,188,303 42% Solar
17. Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District 47,705,750 35% Wind
18. City of Columbus, OH 46,247,500 18% Wind
19. City of San Diego, CA 43,209,773 24% Biogas, Solar
20. City of Cincinnati, OH 34,274,281 12% Various
21. City of Irving, TX 26,614,266 51% Solar, Wind
22. City of Denton, TX 26,379,749 74% Biogas, Wind
23. Arlington County, VA 25,897,198 30% Solar, Wind
24. Franklin County, OH / 47 Facilities 25,600,000 100% Wind
25. City of Rockville, MD 23,600,000 143% Wind
26. City of Edmond, OK 23,001,962 71% Wind
27. City of Bellingham, WA 22,000,000 100% Wind
28. City of Evanston, IL 20,114,052 79% Solar, Wind
29. City of Santa Monica, CA 19,448,000 100% Solar, Wind
30. County of San Mateo, CA 19,355,479 73% Biomass, Geothermal, Small-hydro, Solar, Wind

* Reflects the amount of green power as a percentage of total electricity use. Partners choosing to purchase green power in an amount exceeding 100 percent of their U.S. organization-wide electricity use are listed as such.

Current and past Top Partners lists are available for you to view and print.

For additional information on how your organization can join these Top Partners as Green Power Partners, learn how to Become a Green Power Partner.

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