Utilities LocalUtilities Local
Electricity, Natural Gas & Solar Power

Forest Grove, OR Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Forest Grove

^ Electricity prices in Forest Grove, OR in December 2020 averaged 10.89 ¢/kWh, or about 15% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Forest Grove

^ Natural gas prices in Forest Grove, OR in December 2020 averaged 10.05 $/Mcf, or about 2% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Forest Grove

^ Average solar radiation in Forest Grove is about 6% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

OR Utilities Prices

Utilities in Forest Grove, OR

Electricity Prices in Forest Grove, OR

Residential Electricity Rates in Forest Grove

Residential electricity prices in Forest Grove, OR in December 2020 averaged approximately 10.89 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 15% less than the national average rate of 12.80 ¢/kWh (December 2020). [1]


→ Electricity rates listed as zero are not currently available.

Electricity Comparison: Forest Grove vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from December 2019 to December 2020 - residential electricity prices in Forest Grove increased approximately 1%, from 10.81 ¢/kWh to 10.89 ¢/kWh. [1]

→ Electricity rates listed as zero are not currently available.

Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Natural Gas Prices in Forest Grove, OR

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Forest Grove

Residential natural gas prices in Forest Grove in December 2020 averaged 10.05 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 2% more than the national average rate of 9.81 $/Mcf (December 2020). [2]


→ Natural gas prices listed as zero are not currently available.

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

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Forest Grove (Oregon) decreased approximately 1%, from 10.19 $/Mcf (December 2019) to 10.05 $/Mcf (December 2020). [2]

→ Natural gas prices listed as zero are not currently available.

Solar Power in Forest Grove, OR

Solar Radiation Levels in Forest Grove

The city of Forest Grove (Oregon) has an average annual solar radiation value of 3.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Forest Grove values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Forest Grove is 40% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Forest Grove is 6% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

→ Solar radiation values listed as zero are not currently available.

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

See the chart below for a comparison of Forest Grove solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Forest Grove 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.
→ Solar radiation values listed as zero are not currently available.

Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Latest News in Utilities

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 Forest Grove

About Forest Grove

The city of Forest Grove, OR in Washington County has an approximate population of 21,083. [4]

OR Utilities

Forest Grove, OR Utilities

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

Did you know?

Nearly half of the sun's energy is absorbed by the Earth's surface, while about 30 percent is reflected back from the surface.

More Cities in OR

More ZIP Codes in OR


Go

References