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Electricity in New Jersey

^ Electricity prices in New Jersey in March 2017 averaged 15.57 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which is approximately 21% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Natural Gas in New Jersey

^ Natural gas prices in New Jersey in February 2017 averaged 8.23 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which is about 18% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Electricity in New Jersey

Residential Electricity Rates in New Jersey

Residential electricity prices in New Jersey in March 2017 averaged 15.57 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was approximately 21% more than the national average rate of 12.90 ¢/kWh (March 2017). [1]

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Electricity in New Jersey

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


Last Six Months: New Jersey vs. U.S.


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Natural Gas in New Jersey

Residential Natural Gas Rates in New Jersey

Residential natural gas prices in New Jersey in February 2017 averaged 8.23 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 18% less than the national average rate of 10.05 $/Mcf (February 2017). [2]

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Natural Gas in New Jersey

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


Last Six Months: New Jersey vs. U.S.


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Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Solar Power in New Jersey

Solar Radiation in New Jersey

The capital of New Jersey, Trenton, has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.45 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare it to low and high values for the country as a whole. [3]


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→ New Jersey values listed here are based on Trenton data.

Solar Power in New Jersey

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

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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→ New Jersey values listed here are based on Trenton data.

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More information about New Jersey

About New Jersey

New Jersey ranks 12th in the United States with an total population of approximately 8,791,894. [4]

NJ Utility Rates

Utilities in NJ

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

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Approximately 13 percent of total U.S. residential electricity consumption in 2011 was for lighting.

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