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Electricity in Ridgecrest

^ Electricity prices in Ridgecrest, CA in September 2018 averaged 19.39 ¢/kWh, or about 49% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Ridgecrest

^ Natural gas prices in Ridgecrest, CA in September 2018 averaged 12.30 $/Mcf, or about 29% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Ridgecrest

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

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Utilities in Ridgecrest, CA

Electricity Prices in Ridgecrest, CA

Residential Electricity Rates in Ridgecrest

Residential electricity prices in Ridgecrest, CA in September 2018 averaged approximately 19.39 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 49% more than the national average rate of 13.01 ¢/kWh (September 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Ridgecrest vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from September 2017 to September 2018 - residential electricity prices in Ridgecrest increased approximately 0%, from 19.33 ¢/kWh to 19.39 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Ridgecrest, CA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Ridgecrest

Residential natural gas prices in Ridgecrest in September 2018 averaged 12.30 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 29% less than the national average rate of 17.32 $/Mcf (September 2018). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Ridgecrest vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Ridgecrest (California) increased approximately 0%, from 12.28 $/Mcf (September 2017) to 12.30 $/Mcf (September 2018). [2]

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Solar Power in Ridgecrest, CA

Solar Radiation Levels in Ridgecrest

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

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

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Solar Power Comparison: Ridgecrest vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Ridgecrest solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Ridgecrest 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 Ridgecrest

About Ridgecrest

The city of Ridgecrest, CA in Kern County has an approximate population of 27,616. [4]

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Ridgecrest, CA Utilities

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

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