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Pitkin, CO Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Pitkin

^ Electricity prices in Pitkin, CO in May 2017 averaged 11.91 ¢/kWh, or about 9% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Pitkin

^ Natural gas prices in Pitkin, CO in May 2017 averaged 9.18 $/Mcf, or about 30% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Pitkin

^ Average solar radiation in Pitkin is about 48% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Pitkin, CO

Electricity Prices in Pitkin, CO

Residential Electricity Rates in Pitkin

Residential electricity prices in Pitkin, CO in May 2017 averaged approximately 11.91 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 9% less than the national average rate of 13.02 ¢/kWh (May 2017). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Pitkin vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from May 2016 to May 2017 - residential electricity prices in Pitkin increased approximately 2%, from 11.67 ¢/kWh to 11.91 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Pitkin, CO

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Pitkin

Residential natural gas prices in Pitkin in May 2017 averaged 9.18 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 30% less than the national average rate of 13.18 $/Mcf (May 2017). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Pitkin vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Pitkin (Colorado) increased approximately 29%, from 7.09 $/Mcf (May 2016) to 9.18 $/Mcf (May 2017). [2]

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Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Solar Power in Pitkin, CO

Solar Radiation Levels in Pitkin

The town of Pitkin (Colorado) has an average annual solar radiation value of 5.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Pitkin values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Pitkin is 16% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Pitkin is 48% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Pitkin vs. High vs. Low

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

About Pitkin

The town of Pitkin, CO in Gunnison County has an approximate population of 66. [4]

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Pitkin, CO Utilities

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

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