St. Lucie County, FL: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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St. Lucie County, Florida Electricity Overview

The largest electricity provider in St. Lucie County by customer count is Florida Power & Light.

As the 234th highest county in the nation for non-renewable production per capita, St. Lucie County produces 51.41 megawatt hours per person each year.

St. Lucie County is the 211th most populous county in the United States.

Unfortunately, over the past 12 months, there was a 4.18% rise in the use of non-renewable fuels in St. Lucie County.

St. Lucie County ranks 20th out of 67 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents using over 4,000,000 megawatt hours.

As the 10th highest producer of solar energy in the state, St. Lucie County generates 432,570 megawatt hours from solar.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    4,040,509 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.26 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    18,873,916 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    432,570 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    18,441,346 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    52.62 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    161,760,563 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    450.96 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Port St. Lucie

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Port St. Lucie Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

14.36¢ per kWh

  • 7.98% lower than last month
  • 2.34% higher than March last year
  • 5.2% lower than the Florida average
  • 15.64% lower than the US average
  • 466th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 86 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 36 since March last year
  • 14,155th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 5,296 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 579 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

15.09¢ per kWh

  • 0.18% higher than last month
  • 9.38% higher than March last year
  • 4.97% lower than the Florida average
  • 9.08% lower than the US average
  • 473rd in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 37 since March last year
  • 17,415th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,962 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$134.68 per month

  • 7.59% higher than last month
  • 4.76% lower than March last year
  • 2.5% higher than the Florida average
  • 11.94% higher than the US average
  • 864th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 436 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 294 since March last year
  • 23,060th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 8,799 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 203 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$168.85 per month

  • 0.33% lower than last month
  • 8.13% higher than March last year
  • 2.49% lower than the Florida average
  • 25.02% higher than the US average
  • 509th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since March last year
  • 28,206th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,395 since March last year

Port St. Lucie, FL Electricity Overview

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Port St. Lucie has an average residential electricity rate of 15.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.68% lower than the average state price of 15.19 cents. There has been a 390.35% increase in electricity generated from solar energy by electricity companies in the city over the last year. Production from renewable fuel sources comes to 0.65 megawatt hours produced per customer. This results in a ranking of 43rd in the state out of 960 cities.

On average, Port St. Lucie residents emit 3,888.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 916th worst polluting city out of 960 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 901,440,578.84 kilograms, which is the 10th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. About 100.00% of Port St. Lucie's electricity is produced using Solar. Port St. Lucie has one electricity producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Port St. Lucie

Port St. Lucie residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.085/kWh$225.81/mo.$91.34/mo.
473rd15.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Port St. Lucie
509th$168.85Average residential monthly electricity bill for Port St. Lucie Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Port St. Lucie, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED15.07168.75150,99069,429,77510,460,712,590

Zips with electric coverage in Port St. Lucie, Florida include: 34953, 34983, 34952, 34990, 34986, 34982, 34957, 34984, 34994, 34987, 34981 and 1 other zip code(s).

Fort Pierce, FL Electricity Overview

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Fort Pierce has an average residential electricity rate of 16.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.76% higher than the average state price of 15.19 cents. Fort Pierce Utilities Authority has an estimated 13,972 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. There is 273.62% more electricity produced than used in Fort Pierce, leading to the ability to export the excess.

On average, Fort Pierce residents emit 4,357.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 18th worst polluting city out of 960 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 202,241,537.38 kilograms, which is the 82nd highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. About 99.96% of Fort Pierce's electricity is produced using Natural Gas. Fort Pierce has one electricity producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fort Pierce

Fort Pierce residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.095/kWh$207.63/mo.$82.05/mo.
656th16.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort Pierce
26th$153.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fort Pierce Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fort Pierce, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED15.07168.7569,429,77510,460,712,590
Fort Pierce Utilities AuthorityBUNDLED16.92147.1252,142.7142,652,518.78

Zips with electric coverage in Fort Pierce, Florida include: 34982, 34950, 34947, 34949, 34981, 34946, 34945

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Lakewood Park CDP, FL Electricity Overview

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Lakewood Park CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 15.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.80% below the average US rate of 16.07 cents. Selling an estimated 44,915.66 megawatt hours a year, Florida Power & Light is the largest vendor in the city. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $166.37 per month, while the US average is $137.93. Patrons in Lakewood Park CDP are stuck with a 20.62% markup compared to the rest of the nation.

On average, Lakewood Park CDP residents emit 4,127.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 23rd worst polluting city out of 960 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 56,133,773.08 kilograms, which is the 275th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lakewood Park CDP

Lakewood Park CDP residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.086/kWh$222.83/mo.$89.82/mo.
502nd15.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lakewood Park CDP
110th$166.37Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lakewood Park CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lakewood Park CDP, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED15.07168.7569,429,77510,460,712,590
Fort Pierce Utilities AuthorityBUNDLED16.92147.1252,142.7142,652,518.78

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Electricity Production in St. Lucie County, Florida

Power Plants in St. Lucie County, Florida

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hutchinson Island South CDP FL Nuclear 16,488,220
Treasure Coast Energy CenterFlorida Municipal Power Agency (100.00%)
Fort Pierce FL Natural Gas 1,953,126.2755,611,635.14386.87
St. Lucie County FL Solar 152,870
Interstate Solar Energy CenterFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
St. Lucie County FL Solar 140,941
Loggerhead Solar Energy CenterFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
St. Lucie County FL Solar 138,759

There is 1 Nuclear Power Plant in St. Lucie County, Florida

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hutchinson Island South CDP FL Nuclear 16,488,220

St. Lucie County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in St. Lucie County creates 161,760,563.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1347th largest amount of any county in the US. The county averages 450.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. They rank 64th highest in Florida in this category. Around 87.36% of electricity in St. Lucie County comes from generation using Nuclear. Taken together with Natural Gas (10.34%) and Solar (2.29%), these three fuel types make up 18,873,216.17 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the county electricity production. St. Lucie County is home to 5 electricity producing plants, which is 560th highest in the country.

NUCLEAR
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
87.36%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
10.34%
SOLAR
Solar
2.29%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.00%

St. Lucie County, Florida Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in St. Lucie County include Florida Power & Light and Fort Pierce Utilities Authority The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in St. Lucie County averages out to about 6.32% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in St. Lucie County having a rank of 2559th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in St. Lucie County, Florida

Providers In Each City in St. Lucie County:

  • Fort Pierce, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 30.02%
    • Fort Pierce Utilities Authority: 69.98%
  • Port St. Lucie, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • St. Lucie Village, Florida:
    • Fort Pierce Utilities Authority: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located within St. Lucie County, Florida?

There are 5 active electricity plants in St. Lucie County, Florida

What electricity company is the largest provider in St. Lucie County, Florida?

By total revenue, Florida Power & Light is the largest electricity supplier in St. Lucie County, Florida.

What electricity companies offer service in St. Lucie County, Florida?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Florida Power & Light182,909
2Fort Pierce Utilities Authority31,497

How many electric companies offer service in St. Lucie County, Florida?

St. Lucie County, Florida has 2 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-05-13