Mayagüez Municipio, Puerto Rico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Mayagüez Municipio, Puerto Rico Electricity Overview

There was a 0.74% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the previous 12 months in Mayagüez Municipio.

No electricity production takes place in Mayagüez Municipio, meaning the county must import their electricity from outside of their borders.

The largest electricity provider in Mayagüez Municipio by megawatt hours sold is Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.

On average, Mayagüez Municipio residents are accountable for 3,531.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the US average emissions per capita is 4,483.41.

Mayagüez Municipio released 258,084,163.84 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks them as the 9th worst polluting county in Puerto Rico.

Citizens of Mayagüez Municipio pay about 2.96% less than the $98.65 Puerto Rico average monthly residential electric bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    365,292 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    258,084,164 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,531.67 kg

Mayagüez zona urbana, PR Electricity Overview

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Mayagüez zona urbana has an average residential electricity rate of 22.68 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.26% lower than the average state rate of 22.74 cents and 62.12% higher than the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. With an estimated 9,071 residential customers, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity provider in the city. The Puerto Rico average monthly residential electric bill is $98.65, while the Mayagüez zona urbana average is 2.96% below at $95.73 per month. This is the 4th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Puerto Rico.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Mayagüez zona urbana averages 3,531.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 163rd highest in the state out of 294 cities for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the city are 203,304,363.56 kilograms, which is the 7th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in Puerto Rico. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mayagüez zona urbana

Mayagüez zona urbana residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.420/kWh$0.152/kWh$115.20/mo.$4.07/mo.
3rd22.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mayagüez zona urbana
4th$95.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mayagüez zona urbana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mayagüez zona urbana, Puerto Rico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Puerto Rico Electric Power AuthorityBUNDLED22.6895.736,897,2531,564,553,009

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Mayagüez Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Mayagüez Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Mayagüez Municipio is home to one electric supplier. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the only provider in town has net metering practices in place. Oftentimes net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Puerto Rico has bad laws for consumers interested in installing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Mayagüez Municipio averages out to about 11.45% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Mayagüez Municipio is ranked as the 2852nd best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Mayagüez Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Mayagüez Municipio, Puerto Rico?

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

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority33,261

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-01