WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
North Branford


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The State of Electricity in North Branford

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

Average monthly bill

























Carbon Emissions

406 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

804 kWh

Where does North Branford’s electricity come from?

North Branford's energy comes from Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar, and Hydroelectric. Natural Gas is the largest source of electricity, providing 52% of North Branford's energy. Nuclear is the second largest source, making up 43%. Solar provides 4% of the energy in North Branford. Hydroelectric provides 1% of the energy in North Branford.


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Solar energy in North Branford

The state of solar in North Branford

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

835 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system


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 North Branford 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 North Branford

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

Utilities in North Branford

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 ServiceFixed13¢
Residential ServiceFixed25¢
Residential Service Time-of-UseTOU8¢ to 19¢
Residential Service Time-of-UseTOU18¢ to 33¢

United Illuminating Company Electricity Plans in North Branford

The price to compare for United Illuminating Company is 11.91¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 804 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 18

cheapestcheapest 13+ months
12.39¢18 monthsChoose Plan

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