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Electricity in Lake Forest

^ Electricity prices in Lake Forest, IL in August 2022 averaged 16.99 ¢/kWh, or about 7% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Lake Forest

^ Natural gas prices in Lake Forest, IL in August 2022 averaged 31.30 $/Mcf, or about 22% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Lake Forest

^ Average solar radiation in Lake Forest is about 22% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Electricity Prices in Lake Forest, IL

Residential Electricity Rates in Lake Forest

Residential electricity prices in Lake Forest, IL in August 2022 averaged approximately 16.99 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 7% more than the national average rate of 15.94 ¢/kWh (August 2022). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Lake Forest vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from August 2021 to August 2022 - residential electricity prices in Lake Forest increased approximately 32%, from 12.85 ¢/kWh to 16.99 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Lake Forest, IL

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Lake Forest

Residential natural gas prices in Lake Forest in August 2022 averaged 31.30 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 22% more than the national average rate of 25.64 $/Mcf (August 2022). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Lake Forest vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Lake Forest (Illinois) increased approximately 35%, from 23.26 $/Mcf (August 2021) to 31.30 $/Mcf (August 2022). [2]

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Solar Power in Lake Forest, IL

Solar Radiation Levels in Lake Forest

The city of Lake Forest (Illinois) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.79 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Lake Forest values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Lake Forest is 28% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Lake Forest is 22% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Lake Forest vs. High vs. Low

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

About Lake Forest

The city of Lake Forest, IL in Lake County has an approximate population of 19,375. [4]

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Lake Forest, IL Utilities

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

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