Electric Rates & Providers in Carolina Municipio, PR

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Carolina Municipio, Puerto Rico Electricity Overview

At an average residential rate of 21.73 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Carolina Municipio pay a 34.80% markup from the nationwide average rate.

There was a 5.82% increase in CO2 emissions per capita over the preceding year in Carolina Municipio.

Citizens in Carolina Municipio experience an average of 12.07 outages lasting 1,648.66 minutes per year, compared to the national averages of 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes per outage.

Carolina Municipio is ranked 2133rd out of 3230 for highest polluting county in the United States based on pollution per capita.

No electricity production takes place in Carolina Municipio, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

The average monthly residential electric bill in Carolina Municipio is 7.16% lower than the state average monthly residential bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    828,920 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.47 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    572,297,785 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,775.77 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Carolina zona urbana

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Carolina zona urbana Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

22.03¢ per kWh

  • 0.29% lower than last month
  • 10.18% lower than April last year
  • 2.71% lower than the Puerto Rico average
  • 30.24% higher than the US average
  • 289th in the state out of 292 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 28,068th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 547 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,001 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

21.62¢ per kWh

  • 0.95% lower than last month
  • 21.12% lower than April last year
  • 3.03% lower than the Puerto Rico average
  • 34.11% higher than the US average
  • 292nd in the state out of 292 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 28,486th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 11 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,324 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$94.91 per month

  • 1.49% lower than last month
  • 11.1% higher than April last year
  • 4.62% lower than the Puerto Rico average
  • 15.82% lower than the US average
  • 291st in the state out of 292 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 7,947th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,029 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,521 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$95.38 per month

  • 0.84% higher than last month
  • 9.63% lower than April last year
  • 7.09% lower than the Puerto Rico average
  • 29.91% lower than the US average
  • 292nd in the state out of 292 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 2,714th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 120 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,785 since April last year

Carolina zona urbana, PR Electricity Overview

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Carolina zona urbana averages a residential electricity rate of 21.62 cents per kilowatt hour paid by their citizens. This is, fortunately, 3.03% lower than Puerto Rico's average rate of 22.30 cents, resulting in the city ranking 292nd lowest for average electricity rate out of 294 cities in the state. Consumers in Carolina zona urbana are faced with 12.07 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 1,648.66 minutes. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $95.38. This is 7.15% lower than the Puerto Rico average bill of $102.72.

Electricity consumption in Carolina zona urbana creates 509,132,868.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 3rd largest emissions amount of any city in Puerto Rico. This total also equates to a ranking of 111th highest in Puerto Rico for emissions per resident with an average of 3,775.77 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the electricity sold in Carolina zona urbana has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Carolina zona urbana

Carolina zona urbana residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.420/kWh$0.152/kWh$167.68/mo.$4.07/mo.
292nd21.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Carolina zona urbana
292nd$95.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Carolina zona urbana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Carolina zona urbana, Puerto Rico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Puerto Rico Electric Power AuthorityBUNDLED21.7395.377,274,929.251,581,047,236

Zips with electric coverage in Carolina zona urbana, Puerto Rico include: 00976, 00987, 00924, 00983, 00985, 00979, 00982

Carolina Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Carolina Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Carolina Municipio is home to one electricity supplier. Fortunately for residents in the county who are interested in installing their own solar panels, the only supplier in the county has net metering practices in place. Some net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Puerto Rico has nonexistent laws for consumers interested in investing in solar.

Energy Loss

Carolina Municipio has an average of 11.10% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Carolina Municipio a rank of 2857th best in the nation out of 3230.

Power Companies in Carolina Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

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

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority20,872

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-05-29