WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Stratford

Connecticut

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The State of Electricity in Stratford

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

Average monthly bill

January

$176

February

$156lowest

March

$182

April

$214

May

$202

June

$272

July

$448highest

August

$374

September

$244

October

$227

November

$240

December

$198

Carbon Emissions

425 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

843 kWh

Where does Stratford’s electricity come from?

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

58%

Natural Gas

38%

Nuclear

4%

Solar

Solar energy in Stratford

The state of solar in Stratford

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

689 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system

$14,285

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 Stratford 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 Stratford

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

Utilities in Stratford

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

United Illuminating Company Electricity Plans in Stratford

The price to compare for United Illuminating Company is 17.06¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 843 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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