WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Manchester

Connecticut

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The State of Electricity in Manchester

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

Average monthly bill

January

$187

February

$159lowest

March

$182

April

$195

May

$201

June

$284

July

$443highest

August

$427

September

$266

October

$214

November

$241

December

$163

Carbon Emissions

420 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

833 kWh

Where does Manchester’s electricity come from?

Manchester's energy comes from Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar, and Hydroelectric. Natural Gas is the largest source of electricity, providing 48% of Manchester's energy. Nuclear is the second largest source, making up 46%. Solar provides 6% of the energy in Manchester. Hydroelectric provides 1% of the energy in Manchester.

48%

Natural Gas

46%

Nuclear

6%

Solar

1%

Hydroelectric

Solar energy in Manchester

The state of solar in Manchester

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

672 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system

$15,107

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 Manchester 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 Manchester

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

Utilities in Manchester

Eversource Energy - Connecticut

Eversource Energy - Connecticut Rates

Eversource Energy - Connecticut has several different electricity rates for residential customers, as shown in the table below.

Rate NameRate TypeCost Per kWh
Residential Electric ServiceFixed13¢

Eversource Energy - Connecticut Electricity Plans in Manchester

The price to compare for Eversource Energy - Connecticut is 8.99¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 833 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Direct Energy

Live Brighter 16

cheapestcheapest 13+ months
12.59¢16 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter 24

13.09¢24 monthsChoose Plan

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