Maui County, Hawaii Electric Profile

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Maui County produces 261,963 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable sources. This ranks Maui County 3rd in Hawaii out of 5 counties for total renewable electricity production.

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The burning of non-renewable fuels in electricity generation in Maui County has been reduced by 6.40% within the last 12 months.

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Maui County is home to 167,417 people and its power generating plants generate 1,048,296 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 6.26 megawatt hours per capita per year.

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Maui County ranks 3rd out of 5 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents consuming over 1,000,000 megawatt hours.

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Maui County is the 465th highest producer of solar electricity by total megawatt hours generated in the US.

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In Maui County, 786,333 megawatt hours of electricity are produced from non-renewable fuels. Maui County ranks 2nd out of 5 counties in Hawaii for total electricity production from non-renewable fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,045,267 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,048,296 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    261,963 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    786,333 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.26 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    608,582,089 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,635.13 kg

Kahului CDP, HI Electric Overview

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Kahului CDP's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 31.28 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.82% above Hawaii's average price of 31.03 cents and 132.55% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. Kahului CDP produces 67.02% of the electricity used in the city and must purchase power from plants outside of their city limits or rural area power generation facilities. Hawaiian Electric has 1,167 residential customers, which is more than all other vendors who operate in the city.

Kahului CDP is the 5th worst ranked city in Hawaii out of 151 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 194,855,383.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This total equates to 6,218.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the city ranks 2nd worst in Hawaii for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city is home to one power generation plant, which is 7th most in the state and 25th most when considering power plants per capita Kahului CDP's power plants most often use Residual Fuel Oil, which makes up 100.00% (or 131,121 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kahului CDP

Kahului CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.354/kWh$0.282/kWh$182.85/mo.$119.59/mo.
1st31.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kahului CDP
1st$160.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kahului CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kahului CDP, Hawaii

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Hawaiian ElectricBUNDLED31.28160.96131,1212,548,119797,026,723

Kihei CDP, HI Electric Overview

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Kihei CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 31.28 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.82% above the average Hawaii price of 31.03 cents and 132.55% more than the national average of 13.45. The city is ranked 20th in the state in total electricity produced from power plants within its borders, with 6,480 megawatt hours produced. The city's use of renewable fuel sources for electricity generation amounts to 0.29 megawatt hours per citizen, which ranks the city 18th in Hawaii out of 151 cities.

Kihei CDP's main fuel type consumed for electricity production is Solar. They generate 6,480 megawatt hours from this fuel source. The city residents average 4,317.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 136th worst in the state out of 151 in this category. This adds up to total emissions of 96,728,425.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 11th highest for total emissions in Hawaii. Kihei CDP is home to one electricity generation plant, which is 7th most in Hawaii and 21st highest when counting plants per citizen.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kihei CDP

Kihei CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.354/kWh$0.282/kWh$182.85/mo.$119.59/mo.
1st31.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kihei CDP
1st$160.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kihei CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kihei CDP, Hawaii

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Hawaiian ElectricBUNDLED31.28160.96No DataIcon representing missing value.2,548,119797,026,723

Wailuku CDP, HI Electric Overview

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Wailuku CDP's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 31.28 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.82% more than Hawaii's average price of 31.03 cents and 132.55% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. Hawaiian Electric has 426 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city.

Electricity use in Wailuku CDP results in the release of 80,174,937.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 16th highest in Hawaii out of 151 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,527.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 9th highest polluting city in Hawaii for CO2 emissions per capita. There are zero electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wailuku CDP

Wailuku CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.354/kWh$0.282/kWh$182.85/mo.$119.59/mo.
1st31.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wailuku CDP
1st$160.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wailuku CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wailuku CDP, Hawaii

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Hawaiian ElectricBUNDLED31.28160.96No DataIcon representing missing value.2,548,119797,026,723

Energy Production in Maui County, Hawaii

Power Plants in Maui County, Hawaii

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Maui County HI Distillate Fuel Oil 591,099413,915,352.27700.25YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Kahului CDP HI Residual Fuel Oil 131,121148,063,517.881,129.21Yes1/2024
Kaheawa Pastures Wind Farm HybridTerraForm Power (100.00%)
Maui County HI Wind 106,071No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Auwahi Wind Energy HybridAmerican Electric Power (100.00%)
Maui County HI Wind 91,064No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Kaheawa Wind Power II LLCTerraForm Power (100.00%)
Maui County HI Wind 50,761No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Palaau Power HybridHawaiian Electric (100.00%)
Maui County HI Distillate Fuel Oil 32,07324,108,460.28751.67YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Lanai City CDP HI Distillate Fuel Oil 32,03424,154,910.32754.04YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Kihei Solar FarmSouth Maui Renewable Resources LLC (100.00%)
Kihei CDP HI Solar 6,480No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Ku'ia SolarKu'ia Solar LLC (100.00%)
Lahaina CDP HI Solar 5,350No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Kaheka HydroMahi Pono LLC (100.00%)
Paia CDP HI Conventional Hydroelectric 1,250No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Lanai Solar-Electric PlantLanai Sustainability Research LLC (100.00%)
Lanai City CDP HI Solar 869No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Hana CDP HI Distillate Fuel Oil 124103,345.79833.43No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Maui County, Hawaii Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Maui County residents average 3,635.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 3rd highest in Hawaii out of 5 in this category. Total emissions in the county are 608,582,088.86 kilograms, which is the 3rd highest total amount of pollution for any county in Hawaii. Approximately 62.51% of Maui County’s electricity is produced using Distillate Fuel Oil. Combined with Wind (23.66%) and Residual Fuel Oil (12.51%), the three fuel types make up 98.68% of the production. Maui County has the 147th highest electricity generation plants of any county in the nation, with 12 total power plants. This translates to the 951st most power plants per citizen in the country.

DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
62.51%
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Wind
Wind
Wind
23.66%
RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
Residual Fuel Oil
12.51%
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Solar
1.21%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Conventional Hydroelectric
0.12%
OTHER
Other
-0.01%

Maui County, Hawaii Net Metering

Hawaiian Electric is the only provider we have covering Maui County. Fortunately for residents they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs an option. The state of Hawaii has heavily restricted state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Maui County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 4.54% of their energy lost per year. With a state average energy loss of 4.54%, Maui County is ranked as the 2nd best county in Hawaii for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Maui County, Hawaii

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Maui County, Hawaii?

Maui County, Hawaii has 12 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Maui County, Hawaii?

The largest electricity company in Maui County, Hawaii by total revenue is Hawaiian Electric.

What electricity companies offer service in Maui County, Hawaii?

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1Hawaiian Electric93,185

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16