Utilities LocalUtilities Local
Electricity, Natural Gas & Solar Power

Illinois Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Illinois

^ Electricity prices in Illinois in July 2017 averaged 12.07 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which is approximately 8% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Utility Rates in IL by City

Select a city for local information:

Go

Natural Gas in Illinois

^ Natural gas prices in Illinois in July 2017 averaged 16.75 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which is about 6% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

IL Utilities Prices

Utilities in Illinois

Electricity in Illinois

Residential Electricity Rates in Illinois

Residential electricity prices in Illinois in July 2017 averaged 12.07 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was approximately 8% less than the national average rate of 13.12 ¢/kWh (July 2017). [1]

→ Rates listed here as zeroes are not currently available.

Electricity in Illinois

See the chart below to compare Illinois electricity rates against average rates in the U.S. [1]


Last Six Months: Illinois vs. U.S.


→ Rates listed here as zeroes are not currently available.

Natural Gas in Illinois

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Illinois

Residential natural gas prices in Illinois in July 2017 averaged 16.75 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 6% less than the national average rate of 17.75 $/Mcf (July 2017). [2]

→ Prices listed here as zeroes are not currently available.

Natural Gas in Illinois

See the chart below to compare Illinois natural gas prices against the U.S. average prices. [2]


Last Six Months: Illinois vs. U.S.


→ Prices listed here as zeroes are not currently available.

Solar Power in Illinois

Solar Radiation in Illinois

The capital of Illinois, Springfield, has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.41 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare it to low and high values for the country as a whole. [3]


→ kWh/m2/day: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as zero are not currently available.
→ Illinois values listed here are based on Springfield data.

Solar Power in Illinois

See the chart below to compare Illinois solar radiation levels against the high and low in the U.S. [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as zero are not currently available.
→ Illinois values listed here are based on Springfield data.

Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Latest Utilities News

Household energy costs falling in the U.S.

Household energy costs falling in the U.S.Households in the United States have benefited from falling energy prices in recent years, which has driven down the cost of living.
Read More

Microgrids not always economically efficient, study says

Microgrids not always economically efficient, study saysPenn State researchers recently examined microgrids and discovered that they may not always be a wise economic move for communities.
Read More

OCC: Connecticut electricity customers overpaid by nearly $60 million in …

OCC: Connecticut electricity customers overpaid by nearly $60 million in … Through the analysis of publicly available data filed by electricity suppliers, the CT OCC discovered that electricity customers overpaid by $58 million in 2015.
Read More

More information about Illinois

About Illinois

Illinois ranks 7th in the United States with an total population of approximately 12,830,632. [4]

IL Utility Rates

Utilities in IL

To learn more about utility rates and consumption in Illinois, or for other information related to utilities in IL, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

Nuclear energy sources provided more than 20 percent of United States electricity in 2011.

Illinois Cities

Illinois ZIP Codes


Go

References