Vieques Municipio, Puerto Rico Electric Profile

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Residents of Vieques 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 Vieques Municipio when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Emitting 29,329,556.34 kilograms of CO2 gases, Vieques Municipio has the 75th worst pollution level due to electricity use out of 78 counties in Puerto Rico.

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Vieques Municipio is the 75th most populated county in the state.

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Citizens of Vieques 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 Vieques Municipio.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    42,949 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    5.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    29,329,556 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,497.44 kg

Vieques zona urbana, PR Electric Overview

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The electricity sold in Vieques zona urbana has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation plants within its borders. The city residents average 3,497.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 10,530,800.64 kilograms.

Esperanza comunidad, PR Electric Overview

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With a population of 579 citizens, the city is the 235th most populous city in the state.

Esperanza comunidad 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 2,025,019.45 kilograms, the city ranks 235th 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 2,965.37 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Vieques Municipio, Puerto Rico Details

Vieques Municipio, Puerto Rico Net Metering

Vieques Municipio is home to one electric company. Fortunately for residents in the county who are interested in installing personal solar panels, the sole supplier in town offers net metering options. Many net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Puerto Rico has bad laws for consumers interested in installing solar panels.

Energy Loss

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

Power Companies in Vieques Municipio, Puerto Rico

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Vieques Municipio, Puerto Rico by total revenue is Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.

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

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1Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority21,636

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