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Electricity in Newark

^ Electricity prices in Newark, NJ in April 2021 averaged 16.54 ¢/kWh, or about 20% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Newark

^ Natural gas prices in Newark, NJ in March 2021 averaged 9.42 $/Mcf, or about 11% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Newark

^ Average solar radiation in Newark is about 19% 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 April 2021 averaged approximately 16.54 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 20% more than the national average rate of 13.76 ¢/kWh (April 2021). [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 April 2020 to April 2021 - residential electricity prices in Newark increased approximately 4%, from 15.93 ¢/kWh to 16.54 ¢/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 March 2021 averaged 9.42 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 11% less than the national average rate of 10.54 $/Mcf (March 2021). [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 4%, from 9.09 $/Mcf (March 2020) to 9.42 $/Mcf (March 2021). [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 4.45 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 33% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Newark is 19% 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]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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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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