WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Trumbull

Connecticut

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The State of Electricity in Trumbull

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

Average monthly bill

January

$179

February

$159lowest

March

$185

April

$218

May

$206

June

$278

July

$457highest

August

$381

September

$249

October

$232

November

$245

December

$202

Carbon Emissions

425 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

843 kWh

Where does Trumbull’s electricity come from?

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

52%

Natural Gas

43%

Nuclear

4%

Solar

1%

Hydroelectric

Solar energy in Trumbull

The state of solar in Trumbull

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

$14,699

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 Trumbull 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 Trumbull

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

Utilities in Trumbull

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

United Illuminating Company Electricity Plans in Trumbull

The price to compare for United Illuminating Company is 11.91¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 843 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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