WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Waterbury

Connecticut

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The State of Electricity in Waterbury

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

Average monthly bill

January

$188

February

$138lowest

March

$177

April

$199

May

$212

June

$292

July

$429highest

August

$325

September

$235

October

$231

November

$265

December

$161

Carbon Emissions

406 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

803 kWh

Where does Waterbury’s electricity come from?

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

52%

Natural Gas

43%

Nuclear

4%

Solar

1%

Hydroelectric

Solar energy in Waterbury

The state of solar in Waterbury

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

664 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system

$14,253

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 Waterbury 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 Waterbury

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

Utilities in Waterbury

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 Waterbury

The price to compare for Eversource Energy - Connecticut is 8.99¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 803 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 18

cheapestcheapest 13+ months
11.69¢18 monthsChoose Plan

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