St. Lucie County, Florida Electricity Rates & Statistics

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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.

St. Lucie County has seen year over year increase of 44.24% in electricity generation using solar power.

St. Lucie County is the 1st ranked producing county of nuclear energy electricity in Florida out of 67 counties.

St. Lucie County experienced a 10.77% increase in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the preceding year.

As the 6th highest county in Florida for non-renewable production per capita, St. Lucie County generates 52.35 megawatt hours per person per year.

St. Lucie County ranks 20th out of 67 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents using over 3,700,000 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,728,992 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.33 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    17,700,624 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    466,425 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    17,234,199 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    53.76 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    152,236,338 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    462.41 kg

Port St. Lucie, FL Electricity Overview

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Port St. Lucie has an average residential electricity rate of 11.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.80% lower than the average state price of 12.41 cents. Selling an estimated 899,789.94 megawatt hours a year, Florida Power & Light is the largest vendor in the city.

On average, Port St. Lucie residents emit 4,516.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 88th worst polluting city out of 960 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 925,236,013.65 kilograms, which is the 9th 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 Port St. Lucie

Port St. Lucie residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.085/kWh$167.50/mo.$91.29/mo.
90th11.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Port St. Lucie
77th$132.5Average 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 & LightBUNDLED11.79132.1463,344,1207,465,614,000

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

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Fort Pierce, FL Electricity Overview

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Fort Pierce has an average residential electricity rate of 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.70% lower than the average state price of 12.41 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a resident in the city is $112.56 per month. Fort Pierce Utilities Authority has an estimated 13,533 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city.

On average, Fort Pierce residents emit 4,355.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 935th worst polluting city out of 960 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 205,989,214.82 kilograms, which is the 89th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. About 100.00% 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 January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.085/kWh$167.50/mo.$91.29/mo.
60th11.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort Pierce
10th$112.56Average 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 & LightBUNDLED11.79132.1463,344,1207,465,614,000
Fort Pierce Utilities AuthorityBUNDLED11.42103.97257,99329,471,000

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

Lakewood Park CDP, FL Electricity Overview

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Lakewood Park CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 11.90 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.09% lower than the average state price of 12.41 cents. Florida Power & Light is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The city is faced with an average of 1.4 electrical outages per customer per year. These outages last for an average of 46.53 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

On average, Lakewood Park CDP residents emit 4,516.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 88th worst polluting city out of 960 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 56,503,031.62 kilograms, which is the 298th 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 January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.085/kWh$167.50/mo.$91.29/mo.
83rd11.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lakewood Park CDP
45th$130.54Average 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 & LightBUNDLED11.79132.1463,344,1207,465,614,000
Fort Pierce Utilities AuthorityBUNDLED11.42103.97257,99329,471,000

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 15,354,874
Treasure Coast Energy CenterFlorida Municipal Power Agency (100.00%)
Fort Pierce FL Natural Gas 1,879,325722,629,127.64384.52
St. Lucie County FL Solar 160,920
Loggerhead Solar Energy CenterFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
St. Lucie County FL Solar 153,899
Interstate Solar Energy CenterFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
St. Lucie County FL Solar 151,606

St. Lucie County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in St. Lucie County creates 152,236,337.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1436th largest amount of any county in the US. The county averages 462.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. They rank 66th highest in Florida in this category. Around 86.75% of electricity in St. Lucie County comes from generation using Nuclear. Taken together with Natural Gas (10.62%) and Solar (2.64%), these three fuel types make up 17,700,624 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the county electricity production. St. Lucie County is home to 5 electricity producing plants, which is 449th highest in the country.

NUCLEAR
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
86.75%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
10.62%
SOLAR
Solar
2.64%

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 4.85% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in St. Lucie County having a rank of 1725th 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:
    • Fort Pierce Utilities Authority: 69.90%
    • Florida Power & Light: 30.10%
  • 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 & Light223,825
2Fort Pierce Utilities Authority28,773

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

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

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-08-29