Miami-Dade County, Florida Electric Profile

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Miami-Dade County produces 0.11 megawatt hours per resident of the county from renewable fuel sources. This makes Miami-Dade County the 1438th highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in the US out of 3220 counties.

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Miami-Dade County produces 298,201.47 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuels. This ranks Miami-Dade County 598th largest producing county out of 3220 counties in the country for total renewable electricity generation.

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Miami-Dade County ranks 53rd in the United States out of 3220 counties for production per capita from nuclear power, averaging 4.95 megawatt hours generated from nuclear sources.

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With 152,875 megawatt produced from solar power and 2,716,940 residents in Miami-Dade County, the county averages 0.06 megawatt hours generated from solar per capita, which gives it a ranking of 36th out of 67 counties in Florida.

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Citizens of Miami-Dade County use 155.31% of the total amount of the electricity that the county generates.

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The burning of natural gas in Miami-Dade County yields a total of 5,678,184.66 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 16th out of 67 counties in Florida.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    30,418,795 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    19,585,688 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    298,201 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    19,287,487 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.21 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    7,213,209,324 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,654.9 kg

Miami, FL Electric Overview

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Miami's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.67% lower than the average Florida rate of 11.82 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. With 7,354 residential customers, Florida Power & Light is the largest supplier in the city.

For every person in the city there are 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 21st worst in Florida out of 920 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 2,056,997,181.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Miami

Miami residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.082/kWh$162.13/mo.$89.23/mo.
61st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Miami
83rd$125.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Miami Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Miami, Florida

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Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.69No DataIcon representing missing value.62,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Miami, Florida include: 33125, 33142, 33126, 33147, 33134, 33139, 33135, 33133, 33127, 33145, 33138 and 13 other zip code(s).

Hialeah, FL Electric Overview

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Hialeah has an average residential electricity rate of 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 18.86% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. Florida Power & Light sells 101,427 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than any other supplier.

Hialeah emits 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 352nd worst polluting city out of 920 cities in the state. With total emissions of 1,062,003,883.16 kilograms, the city ranks 8th worst in Florida for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 2,625,892.99 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hialeah

Hialeah residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.082/kWh$162.13/mo.$89.23/mo.
61st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hialeah
83rd$125.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hialeah Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hialeah, Florida

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Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.69No DataIcon representing missing value.62,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Hialeah, Florida include: 33012, 33142, 33018, 33016, 33147, 33010, 33014, 33013

Miami Gardens, FL Electric Overview

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Miami Gardens has an average residential electricity rate of 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 18.86% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. Florida Power & Light sells 84,499.83 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than any other supplier.

Miami Gardens is tied for last in the country for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating within the city. Approximately 504,257,025.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 352nd worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Miami Gardens

Miami Gardens residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.082/kWh$162.13/mo.$89.23/mo.
61st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Miami Gardens
83rd$125.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Miami Gardens Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Miami Gardens, Florida

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Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.69No DataIcon representing missing value.62,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Miami Gardens, Florida include: 33179, 33014, 33169, 33055, 33056, 33054

Energy Production in Miami-Dade County, Florida

Power Plants in Miami-Dade County, Florida

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Homestead FL Nuclear 19,110,7402,144,815,158.76112.23YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Miami Dade County Resource Recovery FacCovanta (100.00%)
Doral FL Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 300,080679,568,215.222,264.62No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Miami Dade Solar Energy CenterFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
Miami-Dade County FL Solar 150,762No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
South District Wastewater Treatment PltMiami Dade Water & Sewer Dept (100.00%)
Miami-Dade County FL Other Biomass Gas 22,3647,132,974.21318.95No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
IKEA Miami 327IKEA Property Inc (100.00%)
Sweetwater FL Solar 1,577No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Miami-Dade County FL Solar 536No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Homestead FL Distillate Fuel Oil -371401,926.55-1,083.36No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Miami-Dade County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 4th worst ranked county out of 67 counties in Florida, Miami-Dade County releases 7,213,209,324.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 2450th worst in emissions per person in the county, averaging 2,654.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the county. This is, perhaps, the more important of the two rankings. Power facilities in the county primarily use Nuclear, which makes up 68.66% of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Combined with Natural Gas (28.99%) and Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (0.81%), these three fuel types make up 19,284,068.25 megawatt hours (or 98.46%) of the electricity generation in the county. There are 7 power producing plants in Miami-Dade County, which is the 291st most power plants in a county in the United States and equates to the 2063rd highest number of power plants per capita.

NUCLEAR
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
68.66%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
28.99%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.81%
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Solar
0.78%
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Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.66%
OTHER
Other
0.10%

Miami-Dade County, Florida Net Metering

Florida Power & Light is the only provider we have covering Miami-Dade County. Fortunately for citizens they do have net metering practices in place, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. The state of Florida has commendable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Miami-Dade County has an average of 5.93% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. With a state average energy loss of 4.91%, Miami-Dade County is ranked as the 63rd best county in Florida for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Miami-Dade County, Florida

Providers In Each City in Miami-Dade County:

  • Aventura, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Bal Harbour, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Bay Harbor Islands, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Biscayne Park, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Coral Gables, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Cutler Bay, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Doral, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • El Portal, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Florida City, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Golden Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Hialeah, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Hialeah Gardens, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Homestead, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 64.42%
    • Homestead Electric: 35.58%
  • Indian Creek, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Key Biscayne, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Medley, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Miami, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Miami Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Miami Gardens, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Miami Lakes, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Miami Shores, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Miami Springs, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • North Bay Village, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • North Miami, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • North Miami Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Opa-locka, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Palmetto Bay, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Pinecrest, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • South Miami, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Sunny Isles Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Surfside, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Sweetwater, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Virginia Gardens, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • West Miami, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Miami-Dade County, Florida?

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1Florida Power & Light396,939

What electricity company is the largest provider in Miami-Dade County, Florida?

By total revenue, Florida Power & Light is the largest electricity supplier in Miami-Dade County, Florida.

How many power plants are located in Miami-Dade County, Florida?

Miami-Dade County, Florida is home to 7 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16