Cayey Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

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Cayey Municipio is the 20th largest county in the state, with 42,409 citizens .

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

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The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of Cayey Municipio pay an average rate of 39.48% above the national average at 18.76 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Cayey Municipio residents are accountable for 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the US average emissions per capita is 4,494.55.

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When calculating by total customers, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity provider in Cayey Municipio.

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Cayey Municipio ranks 20th out of 78 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its population using over 200,000 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    217,200 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    148,323,057 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Cayey zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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Cayey zona urbana emits 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 69th worst polluting city out of 253 cities in the state. With total emissions of 50,177,813.59 kilograms, the city ranks 18th worst in Puerto Rico for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 73,478.79 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

G. L. García comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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G. L. García comunidad is tied for last in the country for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating within the city. Approximately 6,438,792.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 69th worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Cayey Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Cayey Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Cayey Municipio is home to one electric company. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the sole provider in the county allows for net metering. The state has nonexistent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

Cayey Municipio electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 11.45% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average is 2.76%, meaning Cayey Municipio ranks 2857th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Cayey Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity company in Cayey Municipio, Puerto Rico.

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

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1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority22,205

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