Fajardo Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

Fajardo Municipio’s average residential electricity rate is 18.76 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 39.48% higher than the nationwide average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

There was a 5.11% decline in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the most recent 12 months in Fajardo Municipio.

Fajardo Municipio is ranked 24th out of 78 for worst polluting county in the state based on emissions per person.

The largest supplier in Fajardo Municipio by number of customers is Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.

With a population of 29,454 citizens, Fajardo Municipio is the 1491st most populated county in the country.

Emitting 103,013,683.8 kilograms of CO2 gases, Fajardo Municipio has the 1774th worst pollution level from electricity use out of 3220 counties in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    150,850 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    103,013,684 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Fajardo zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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Around 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 69th highest polluter in Puerto Rico out of 253 cities. A total of 87,261,200.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 11th worst in Puerto Rico for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Fajardo zona urbana must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Puerto Real comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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Around 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen are emitted in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the 218th highest polluter in Puerto Rico out of 253 cities. This comes to a total pollution amount of 23,156,569.58 kilograms. The residents of Puerto Real comunidad must rely on electricity from outside city limits because there are no power producing plants in the city limits.

Luis M. Cintrón comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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Electricity use in Luis M. Cintrón comunidad creates 5,669,354.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 155th most of any city in Puerto Rico. The city also ranks 218th worst in Puerto Rico in pollution per resident, averaging 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 8,302.02 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Fajardo Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Fajardo Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Fajardo Municipio is home to one electric provider. Fortunately for customers in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the sole supplier in the county offers net metering options. The state of Puerto Rico has poor state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Fajardo Municipio electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 11.45% of their energy lost per year. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Fajardo Municipio a rank of 2856th best in the US out of 3220.

Power Companies in Fajardo Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Fajardo Municipio, Puerto Rico?

The largest electricity supplier in Fajardo Municipio, Puerto Rico by megawatt hours sold is Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.

What electricity companies offer service in Fajardo Municipio, Puerto Rico?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority12,788

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