Vega Baja Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

The largest electricity company in Vega Baja Municipio by number of customers is Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.

At an average residential price of 18.76 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Vega Baja Municipio pay a 39.48% markup from the national average price.

There was a 5.11% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita during the previous 12 months in Vega Baja Municipio.

No electricity production takes place in Vega Baja Municipio.

Vega Baja Municipio consumers enjoy an average monthly residential electricity bill of $79.2, which is 34.13% lower than the national average bill of $120.24.

Residents of Vega Baja Municipio consume enough electricity to release 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 gases per person, compared to the state average of 3,497.44.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    256,195 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    174,952,587 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Vega Baja zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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Electricity use in Vega Baja zona urbana results in the release of 77,681,704.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 13th highest in the state out of 253 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 69th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Monserrate comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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On average, Monserrate comunidad residents emit 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the highest polluting city out of 253 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 7,669,892.33 kilograms, the city ranks 118th worst in Puerto Rico for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Miranda comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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Around 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 69th highest polluter in Puerto Rico out of 253 cities. A total of 5,403,549.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 160th worst in Puerto Rico for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Miranda comunidad must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Vega Baja Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Vega Baja Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Vega Baja Municipio is home to one electric supplier. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in having personal solar panels, the only supplier in town allows for net metering. Some net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and Puerto Rico has bad laws for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

In Vega Baja Municipio one company reports energy loss, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority. They average an annual energy loss of 11.45%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 11.45%, resulting in a rank of 2856th best in the country and a state rank of 1st best out of 3220 and 78 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Vega Baja Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority is the largest electricity supplier in Vega Baja Municipio, Puerto Rico.

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

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority19,917

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16