Guánica Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

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Guánica Municipio emitted 53,801,164.45 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which makes it the 2233rd highest polluting county in the US.

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The monthly residential electricity bill average in Guánica Municipio is $79.2, compared to the state average bill of $81.25. Guánica Municipio consumers enjoy a 2.51% lower average expense each month compared to other citizens in the state.

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There was a 5.11% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita in the previous year in Guánica Municipio.

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Guánica Municipio is ranked as the 2838th largest consumer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the US with 78,784.7 megawatt hours being used by consumers for their electricity needs.

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Guánica Municipio is the 69th most populous county in Puerto Rico.

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Guánica Municipio has emissions of 3,497.44 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Puerto Rico average of 3,497.44.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    78,785 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    53,801,164 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Guánica zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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On average, Guánica zona urbana residents emit 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 218th highest polluting city out of 253 cities in Puerto Rico. This adds up to total emissions of 23,653,206.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 45th highest for total pollution in Puerto Rico. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

El Tumbao comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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Electricity use in El Tumbao comunidad results in 6,050,576.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 143rd most of any city in Puerto Rico. Additionally, the city ranks highest in Puerto Rico for pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not produce any electricity in the city boundaries, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of power plants in a city.

Fuig comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Fuig comunidad averages 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them worst in Puerto Rico out of 253 cities for emissions efficiency. At 3,497.44 kilograms per person and 1,264 citizens in the city, the city emits 4,420,767.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 185th worst rank in Puerto Rico for total emissions. The electricity sold in Fuig comunidad has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Guánica Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Guánica Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Guánica Municipio is home to one electric supplier. Fortunately for customers in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the sole company in the county has net metering practices in place. Some net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Puerto Rico has poor regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar panels.

Energy Loss

In Guánica Municipio one company reports energy loss, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority. They average an annual energy loss of 11.45%. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Guánica Municipio a rank of 2857th best in the country out of 3220.

Power Companies in Guánica Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Guánica Municipio, Puerto Rico?

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

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

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1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority15,822

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16