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Palm Desert, CA Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Palm Desert

^ Electricity prices in Palm Desert, CA in November 2018 averaged 19.53 ¢/kWh, or about 51% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Palm Desert

^ Natural gas prices in Palm Desert, CA in November 2018 averaged 11.93 $/Mcf, or about 27% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Palm Desert

^ Average solar radiation in Palm Desert is about 81% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Electricity Prices in Palm Desert, CA

Residential Electricity Rates in Palm Desert

Residential electricity prices in Palm Desert, CA in November 2018 averaged approximately 19.53 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 51% more than the national average rate of 12.95 ¢/kWh (November 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Palm Desert vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Palm Desert differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from November 2017 to November 2018 - residential electricity prices in Palm Desert increased approximately 4%, from 18.71 ¢/kWh to 19.53 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Palm Desert, CA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Palm Desert

Residential natural gas prices in Palm Desert in November 2018 averaged 11.93 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 27% more than the national average rate of 9.43 $/Mcf (November 2018). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Palm Desert vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Palm Desert natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare Palm Desert natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Palm Desert (California) increased approximately 5%, from 11.41 $/Mcf (November 2017) to 11.93 $/Mcf (November 2018). [2]

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Solar Power in Palm Desert, CA

Solar Radiation Levels in Palm Desert

The city of Palm Desert (California) has an average annual solar radiation value of 6.76 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Palm Desert values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Palm Desert is 2% higher than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Palm Desert is 81% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Palm Desert vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Palm Desert solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Palm Desert levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about Palm Desert

About Palm Desert

The city of Palm Desert, CA in Riverside County has an approximate population of 48,445. [4]

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Palm Desert, CA Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in Palm Desert, CA, or for other information related to utilities in Palm Desert, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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