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Akron, CO Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Akron

^ Electricity prices in Akron, CO in April 2017 averaged 11.95 ¢/kWh, or about 6% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Akron

^ Natural gas prices in Akron, CO in April 2017 averaged 8.04 $/Mcf, or about 29% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Akron

^ Average solar radiation in Akron is about 51% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Akron, CO

Electricity Prices in Akron, CO

Residential Electricity Rates in Akron

Residential electricity prices in Akron, CO in April 2017 averaged approximately 11.95 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 6% less than the national average rate of 12.70 ¢/kWh (April 2017). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Akron vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from April 2016 to April 2017 - residential electricity prices in Akron increased approximately 1%, from 11.78 ¢/kWh to 11.95 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Akron, CO

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Akron

Residential natural gas prices in Akron in April 2017 averaged 8.04 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 29% less than the national average rate of 11.38 $/Mcf (April 2017). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Akron vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Akron (Colorado) increased approximately 17%, from 6.87 $/Mcf (April 2016) to 8.04 $/Mcf (April 2017). [2]

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Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Solar Power in Akron, CO

Solar Radiation Levels in Akron

The town of Akron (Colorado) has an average annual solar radiation value of 5.62 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Akron values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Akron is 15% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Akron is 51% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Akron vs. High vs. Low

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

About Akron

The town of Akron, CO in Washington County has an approximate population of 1,702. [4]

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Akron, CO Utilities

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

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