WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
East Haven

Connecticut

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The State of Electricity in East Haven

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

Average monthly bill

January

$118lowest

February

$141

March

$167

April

$198

May

$203

June

$272

July

$445highest

August

$373

September

$241

October

$227

November

$236

December

$179

Carbon Emissions

406 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

804 kWh

Where does East Haven’s electricity come from?

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

58%

Natural Gas

38%

Nuclear

4%

Solar

Solar energy in East Haven

The state of solar in East Haven

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

716 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system

$14,111

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 East Haven 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 East Haven

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

Utilities in East Haven

United Illuminating Company

United Illuminating Company Rates

United Illuminating Company has several different electricity rates for residential customers, as shown in the table below.

Rate NameRate TypeCost Per kWh
Residential Service Time-of-UseTOU8¢ to 19¢
Residential ServiceFixed13¢
Residential ServiceFixed25¢
Residential Service Time-of-UseTOU18¢ to 33¢

United Illuminating Company Electricity Plans in East Haven

The price to compare for United Illuminating Company is 17.06¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 804 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Direct Energy

Term Optimized Live Brighter 9

cheapestcheapest <12 months
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10.49¢9 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 18

cheapest 13+ months
12.09¢18 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 12

cheapest 12 months
12.59¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter 36

12.79¢36 monthsChoose Plan

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