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Rhode Island Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Rhode Island

^ Electricity prices in Rhode Island in April 2017 averaged 19.64 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which is approximately 55% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Natural Gas in Rhode Island

^ Natural gas prices in Rhode Island in April 2017 averaged 13.18 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which is about 16% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Utilities in Rhode Island

Electricity in Rhode Island

Residential Electricity Rates in Rhode Island

Residential electricity prices in Rhode Island in April 2017 averaged 19.64 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was approximately 55% more than the national average rate of 12.70 ¢/kWh (April 2017). [1]

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Electricity in Rhode Island

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


Last Six Months: Rhode Island vs. U.S.


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Natural Gas in Rhode Island

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Rhode Island

Residential natural gas prices in Rhode Island in April 2017 averaged 13.18 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 16% more than the national average rate of 11.38 $/Mcf (April 2017). [2]

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Natural Gas in Rhode Island

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


Last Six Months: Rhode Island vs. U.S.


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Solar Quotes
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Solar Power in Rhode Island

Solar Radiation in Rhode Island

The capital of Rhode Island, Providence, has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.62 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare it to low and high values for the country as a whole. [3]


→ kWh/m2/day: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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→ Rhode Island values listed here are based on Providence data.

Solar Power in Rhode Island

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

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as zero are not currently available.
→ Rhode Island values listed here are based on Providence data.

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More information about Rhode Island

About Rhode Island

Rhode Island ranks 45th in the United States with an total population of approximately 1,052,567. [4]

RI Utility Rates

Utilities in RI

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

Did you know?

Solar power does not produce any pollutants and is renewable, making it one of the cleanest source of energy.

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