Luquillo Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

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

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Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest provider in Luquillo Municipio when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Emitting 61,782,329.2 kilograms of CO2 gases, Luquillo Municipio has the 62nd worst pollution level due to electricity use out of 78 counties in Puerto Rico.

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Luquillo Municipio is the 62nd most populated county in the state.

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Citizens of Luquillo Municipio consume enough electricity to release 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, compared to the nationwide average of 4,494.55.

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There was a 5.11% decline in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the past year in Luquillo Municipio.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    90,472 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    61,782,329 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Luquillo zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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Luquillo 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 26,577,068.76 kilograms, the city ranks 36th 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 38,918.61 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Playa Fortuna comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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With a population of 961 residents, the city is the 204th most populous city in Puerto Rico.

Playa Fortuna comunidad is home to zero power producing plants. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. The city averages 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use. A total of 3,361,042.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year.

Luquillo Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Luquillo Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the only provider we have covering Luquillo Municipio. Fortunately for consumers they do allow for net metering, making personal solar power installs possible. At the state level, Puerto Rico has nonexistent net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Luquillo Municipio electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 11.45% of their energy lost per year. With a state average energy loss of 11.45%, Luquillo Municipio is ranked as the 1st best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Luquillo Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

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

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

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1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority11,036

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