Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

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Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico Overview

Within the last year, Arecibo Municipio saw a 4.98% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

Arecibo Municipio emitted 305,043,715.49 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which makes it the 922nd highest polluting county in the United States.

The electricity consumed by citizens of Arecibo Municipio is produced in other counties as the county has no power generation facilities.

Arecibo Municipio has emissions of 3,476.12 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,474.87.

At an average residential rate of 21.08 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.76 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Arecibo Municipio pay a 53.20% markup from the national average price.

Arecibo Municipio is the 7th most populated county in Puerto Rico.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    439,177  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    305,043,715  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,476.12  kg

Arecibo zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Arecibo zona urbana home are paying a residential electricity rate of 21.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.38% below the state's average price of 21.16 cents. Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority has an estimated 6,702 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $89.85. This is 26.46% below the nationwide average of $122.19.

Emissions in Arecibo zona urbana average 3,476.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 81st highest polluting city out of 294 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 137,772,667 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 9th highest for total pollution in Puerto Rico. The residents of Arecibo zona urbana must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arecibo zona urbana

Arecibo zona urbana residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.420/kWh$0.152/kWh $115.20/mo.$4.07/mo.
5th 21.08¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arecibo zona urbana
5th $89.85 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arecibo zona urbana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arecibo zona urbana, Puerto Rico

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority BUNDLED 21.08 89.85 6,949,319 1,464,777,906

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Bajadero comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Bajadero comunidad home are paying a residential electricity rate of 21.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.38% below the state's average price of 21.16 cents. Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority has an estimated 879 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $89.85. This is 26.46% below the nationwide average of $122.19.

Emissions in Bajadero comunidad average 3,476.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 263rd highest polluting city out of 294 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 12,242,905.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 76th highest for total pollution in Puerto Rico. The residents of Bajadero comunidad must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bajadero comunidad

Bajadero comunidad residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.420/kWh$0.152/kWh $115.20/mo.$4.07/mo.
5th 21.08¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bajadero comunidad
5th $89.85 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bajadero comunidad Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bajadero comunidad, Puerto Rico

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority BUNDLED 21.08 89.85 6,949,319 1,464,777,906

Sabana Hoyos comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Sabana Hoyos comunidad home are paying a residential electricity rate of 21.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.38% below the state's average price of 21.16 cents. Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority has an estimated 1,120 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $89.85. This is 26.46% below the nationwide average of $122.19.

Emissions in Sabana Hoyos comunidad average 3,476.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 81st highest polluting city out of 294 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 11,259,163.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 78th highest for total pollution in Puerto Rico. The residents of Sabana Hoyos comunidad must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sabana Hoyos comunidad

Sabana Hoyos comunidad residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.420/kWh$0.152/kWh $115.20/mo.$4.07/mo.
5th 21.08¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sabana Hoyos comunidad
5th $89.85 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sabana Hoyos comunidad Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sabana Hoyos comunidad, Puerto Rico

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority BUNDLED 21.08 89.85 6,949,319 1,464,777,906

Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the only provider we have covering Arecibo Municipio. Fortunately for consumers they do have net metering practices in place, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. The state has poor net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Arecibo Municipio is about 11.45% of all electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 11.45%, resulting in a rank of 2843rd best in the United States and a state rank of best out of 3221 and 78 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico

Providers In Each City in Arecibo Municipio:

  • Animas comunidad, Puerto Rico:
    • Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority: 100.00%
  • Arecibo zona urbana, Puerto Rico:
    • Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority: 100.00%
  • Bajadero comunidad, Puerto Rico:
    • Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority: 100.00%
  • Garrochales comunidad, Puerto Rico:
    • Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority: 100.00%
  • Sabana Hoyos comunidad, Puerto Rico:
    • Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico?

By total megawatt hours sold, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity supplier in Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico.

Which electricity companies offer service in Arecibo Municipio, Puerto Rico?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority 54,587

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-03-13