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The State of Electricity in Wallingford

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

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Carbon Emissions

416 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

823 kWh

Where does Wallingford’s electricity come from?

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


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Solar energy in Wallingford

The state of solar in Wallingford

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

748 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system


Average system cost

(after federal incentive)

7 years

Payback period

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Net Metering Available

Get paid for the extra solar you produce

Net metering policies in Wallingford 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 Wallingford

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

Utilities in Wallingford

United Illuminating CompanyWallingford Town of

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

Wallingford Town of Rates

Wallingford Town of has several different electricity rates for residential customers, as shown in the table below.

Rate NameRate TypeCost Per kWh
Residential - NorthfordFixed10¢ to 12¢
Residential - WallingfordFixed10¢ to 12¢

United Illuminating Company Electricity Plans in Wallingford

The price to compare for United Illuminating Company is 11.91¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 823 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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