Vega Alta Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

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

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Vega Alta Municipio has no power production plants and must import all of the electricity consumed in the county.

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Vega Alta Municipio is the 1303rd largest county in the United States.

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Vega Alta Municipio released 126,121,289.17 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which ranks it as the 31st highest polluting county out of 78 counties in the state.

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Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity company in Vega Alta Municipio when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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The monthly residential electric bill average in Vega Alta Municipio is $79.2, compared to the US average bill of $120.24. Vega Alta Municipio customers enjoy a 34.13% lower average expense each month compared to the rest of the country.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    184,688 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    126,121,289 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Vega Alta zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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Vega Alta zona urbana has no electricity plants within its borders. Roughly 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita are released in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the highest polluter in the state out of 253 cities. Total emissions in the city are 34,232,971.31 kilograms, which is the 27th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

Breñas comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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Electricity use in Breñas comunidad results in the release of 12,373,953.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 75th highest in Puerto Rico out of 253 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 69th highest polluting city in Puerto Rico for CO2 emissions per capita. There are zero electricity generation plants in The city.

Vega Alta Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Vega Alta Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the only provider we have covering Vega Alta Municipio. Fortunately for customers they do have net metering practices in place, making personal solar power installs more viable. Many net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Puerto Rico has nonexistent laws and regulations for consumers interested in investing in personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Vega Alta Municipio has an average of 11.45% of the electricity that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Vega Alta Municipio is ranked as the 2857th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Vega Alta Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

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

What electricity companies offer service in Vega Alta Municipio, Puerto Rico?

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1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority11,857

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16