Cataño Municipio, Puerto Rico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cataño Municipio, Puerto Rico Electricity Overview

Citizens of Cataño Municipio use enough electricity to release 3,600.41 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per person, compared to the nationwide average of 4,376.39.

Cataño Municipio ranks 53rd out of 78 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents using 114,733.87 megawatt hours.

Cataño Municipio is the 1709th largest county in the United States.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Cataño Municipio had a 2.65% increase in the previous 12 months.

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest provider in Cataño Municipio when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Residents of Cataño Municipio are paying, on average, 83.78% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the national average, at 28.20 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 15.34 cents per kilowatt hour.


  • Total Consumption

    114,734 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    4.87 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    84,739,143 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,600.41 kg

Cataño zona urbana, PR Electricity Overview

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On average, Cataño zona urbana's residential electricity price is 28.20 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.39% higher than the state's average price of 28.09 cents. Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $108.84 per month.

Cataño zona urbana is the 12th worst ranked city in Puerto Rico out of 294 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the city emitting 84,739,143.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which is 3,600.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Cataño zona urbana as the 93rd highest polluting city in the state. Since there is no electricity production occurring within the city limits, electricity providers who service Cataño zona urbana must source the megawatt hours they need each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cataño zona urbana

Cataño zona urbana residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.420/kWh$0.152/kWh$167.68/mo.$4.07/mo.
2nd28.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cataño zona urbana
3rd$108.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cataño zona urbana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cataño zona urbana, Puerto Rico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Puerto Rico Electric Power AuthorityBUNDLED28.20108.846,353,1171,791,262,783

Zips with electric coverage in Cataño zona urbana, Puerto Rico include: 00949, 00961, 00962, 00965

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Cataño Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Cataño Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the only provider we have covering Cataño Municipio. Fortunately for citizens they do allow for net metering, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. Regulations put in place at the state level are bad for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Cataño Municipio electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 12.08% of their energy lost per year. With a United States average energy loss of 2.45%, Cataño Municipio is ranked as the 2888th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Cataño Municipio, Puerto Rico


What electricity company is the largest provider in Cataño Municipio, Puerto Rico?

By total revenue, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity supplier in Cataño Municipio, Puerto Rico.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority3,042

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-01