WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Darien

Connecticut

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The State of Electricity in Darien

Here's the average monthly bill, usage, and carbon footprint of residents in Darien

Average monthly bill

January

$117lowest

February

$144

March

$168

April

$203

May

$187

June

$289

July

$449highest

August

$375

September

$245

October

$215

November

$229

December

$142

Carbon Emissions

401 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

794 kWh

Where does Darien’s electricity come from?

Darien's energy comes from Natural Gas, Nuclear, and Solar. Natural Gas is the largest source of electricity, providing 58% of Darien's energy. Nuclear is the second largest source, making up 38%. Solar provides 4% of the energy in Darien.

58%

Natural Gas

38%

Nuclear

4%

Solar

Solar energy in Darien

The state of solar in Darien

Solar power is on the rise, helping homeowners save on their electricity bills and power their homes sustainably.

762 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system

$13,700

Average system cost

(after federal incentive)

7 years

Payback period

Learn More about solar
Net Metering Available

Get paid for the extra solar you produce

Net metering policies in Darien can help solar panel owners save money and reduce their carbon footprint. When your solar panels generate more electricity than you use, you can send the excess back to the grid and receive credit on your next bill. Just something to keep in mind when considering solar panels.

Electricity Providers in Darien

There are a variety of electricity plans available to residents of Darien. The following companies provide electricity plans in the city:

Utilities in Darien

Eversource Energy - Connecticut

Eversource Energy - Connecticut Electricity Plans in Darien

The price to compare for Eversource Energy - Connecticut is 14.71¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 794 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Direct Energy

Term Optimized Live Brighter 9

cheapestcheapest <12 months
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10.19¢9 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 18

cheapest 13+ months
11.99¢18 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 12

cheapest 12 months
12.39¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter 36

12.69¢36 monthsChoose Plan

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