Las Piedras Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

Las Piedras Municipio released 129,429,870.18 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks it as the 28th worst polluting county in Puerto Rico.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Las Piedras Municipio is Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.

There was a 5.11% decline in CO2 emissions per capita during the past 12 months in Las Piedras Municipio.

Residents of Las Piedras Municipio are paying, on average, 39.48% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the nationwide average price, at 18.76 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

No electricity production takes place in Las Piedras Municipio, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

Las Piedras Municipio is ranked as the 28th largest consuming county out of 78 counties in Puerto Rico with 189,532.96 megawatt hours being used by residents living there.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    189,533 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    129,429,870 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Las Piedras zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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Las Piedras zona urbana has no electricity generation plants within its borders. The city is the 44th highest ranked city in the state out of 253 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 23,905,022.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement the city is the 218th highest polluting city in the state.

Boquerón comunidad (Las Piedras Municipio), PR Electric Overview

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Boquerón comunidad (Las Piedras Municipio) is the 195th worst ranked city in the state out of 253 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 3,927,628.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 69th highest in Puerto Rico for pollution per resident from electricity consumption, with an average of 3,497.44 kilograms of emissions per capita. The city is home to no power plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Pueblito del Río comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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The 5,551.75 megawatt hours of electricity used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities within the city limits. The city is the 199th worst ranked city in the state out of 253 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 3,791,228.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the city’s emissions reality, is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 218th highest polluting city in Puerto Rico for CO2 pollution per capita.

Las Piedras Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Las Piedras Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the only provider we have covering Las Piedras Municipio. Fortunately for citizens they do have net metering practices in place, making personal solar power installs an option. Puerto Rico has poor regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

Las Piedras Municipio electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 11.45% of their energy lost per year. The national average is 2.76%, resulting in Las Piedras Municipio having a rank of 2856th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Las Piedras Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Las Piedras Municipio, Puerto Rico by total customer count is Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.

What electricity companies offer service in Las Piedras Municipio, Puerto Rico?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority14,497

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16