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Electricity in Wilmington

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Natural Gas in Wilmington

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Solar Power in Wilmington

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Utilities in Wilmington, DE

Electricity Prices in Wilmington, DE

Residential Electricity Rates in Wilmington

Residential electricity prices in Wilmington, DE in December 2023 averaged approximately 16.32 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 1% more than the national average rate of 16.19 ¢/kWh (December 2023). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Wilmington vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from November 2022 to November 2023 - residential electricity prices in Wilmington increased approximately 6%, from 16.22 ¢/kWh to 17.23 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Wilmington, DE

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Wilmington

Residential natural gas prices in Wilmington in November 2023 averaged 16.46 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 23% more than the national average rate of 13.36 $/Mcf (November 2023). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Wilmington vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Wilmington (Delaware) increased approximately 21%, from 20.91 $/Mcf (October 2022) to 25.36 $/Mcf (October 2023). [2]

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Solar Power in Wilmington, DE

Solar Radiation Levels in Wilmington

The city of Wilmington (Delaware) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.93 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Wilmington values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Wilmington is 25% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Wilmington is 25% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Wilmington vs. High vs. Low

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

About Wilmington

The city of Wilmington, DE in New Castle County has an approximate population of 70,851. [4]

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Wilmington, DE Utilities

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

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Nearly half of the households in the United States use natural gas as their main heating fuel.

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