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Electricity in Newark

^ Electricity prices in Newark, NJ in June 2022 averaged 17.27 ¢/kWh, or about 16% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Newark

^ Natural gas prices in Newark, NJ in May 2022 averaged 12.51 $/Mcf, or about 29% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Newark

^ Average solar radiation in Newark is about 25% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Newark, NJ

Electricity Prices in Newark, NJ

Residential Electricity Rates in Newark

Residential electricity prices in Newark, NJ in June 2022 averaged approximately 17.27 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 16% more than the national average rate of 14.92 ¢/kWh (June 2022). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Newark vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from June 2021 to June 2022 - residential electricity prices in Newark increased approximately 5%, from 16.43 ¢/kWh to 17.27 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Newark, NJ

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Newark

Residential natural gas prices in Newark in May 2022 averaged 12.51 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 29% less than the national average rate of 17.55 $/Mcf (May 2022). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Newark vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Newark (New Jersey) increased approximately 14%, from 10.96 $/Mcf (May 2021) to 12.51 $/Mcf (May 2022). [2]

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Solar Power in Newark, NJ

Solar Radiation Levels in Newark

The city of Newark (New Jersey) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.9 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Newark values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Newark is 26% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Newark is 25% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Newark vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Newark solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Newark levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

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More information about Newark

About Newark

The city of Newark, NJ in Essex County has an approximate population of 277,140. [4]

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Newark, NJ Utilities

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

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