Las Marías Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

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On average, Las Marías Municipio citizens are responsible for 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the Puerto Rico average pollution per person is 3,497.44.

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Las Marías Municipio is the 2674th most populated county in the United States, with 7,927 residents residing within its borders.

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When calculating by customer count, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity company in Las Marías Municipio.

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The average monthly residential electricity cost in Las Marías Municipio is 2.51% lower than the Puerto Rico average and 34.13% lower than the nationwide average.

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No electricity generation takes place in Las Marías Municipio.

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Las Marías Municipio ranks 76th out of 78 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents consuming 40,598.48 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    40,598 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    27,724,230 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Las Marías comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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Roughly 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the worst polluter in the state out of 253 cities. With total emissions of 7,215,224.75 kilograms, the city ranks 124th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has to turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for power, because zero electricity production occurs within city boundaries.

Las Marías zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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Las Marías zona urbana has the 238th largest population in the state, with 559 citizens residing within its borders.

The electricity sold in Las Marías zona urbana has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation plants within its borders. The city residents average 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 1,955,070.59 kilograms.

Las Marías Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Las Marías Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Las Marías Municipio is home to one electricity supplier. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in installing their own solar panels, the sole supplier in the county offers net metering options. Regulations put in place at the state level are nonexistent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

In Las Marías Municipio one company reports energy loss, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority. They average an annual energy loss of 11.45%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 11.45%, resulting in a rank of 2857th best in the United States and a state rank of 1st best out of 3220 and 78 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Las Marías Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

By total revenue, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity provider in Las Marías Municipio, Puerto Rico.

Which electricity companies offer service in Las Marías Municipio, Puerto Rico?

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1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority19,925

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16