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Electricity in Cranston

^ Electricity prices in Cranston, RI in January 2019 averaged 22.67 ¢/kWh, or about 82% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Cranston

^ Natural gas prices in Cranston, RI in January 2019 averaged 14.70 $/Mcf, or about 56% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Cranston

^ Average solar radiation in Cranston is about 24% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Cranston, RI

Electricity Prices in Cranston, RI

Residential Electricity Rates in Cranston

Residential electricity prices in Cranston, RI in January 2019 averaged approximately 22.67 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 82% more than the national average rate of 12.47 ¢/kWh (January 2019). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Cranston vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from January 2018 to January 2019 - residential electricity prices in Cranston increased approximately 2%, from 22.24 ¢/kWh to 22.67 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Cranston, RI

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Cranston

Residential natural gas prices in Cranston in January 2019 averaged 14.70 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 56% more than the national average rate of 9.43 $/Mcf (January 2019). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Cranston vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Cranston (Rhode Island) increased approximately 12%, from 13.13 $/Mcf (January 2018) to 14.70 $/Mcf (January 2019). [2]

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Solar Power in Cranston, RI

Solar Radiation Levels in Cranston

The city of Cranston (Rhode Island) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.62 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Cranston values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Cranston is 30% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Cranston is 24% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Cranston vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Cranston solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Cranston 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 Cranston

About Cranston

The city of Cranston, RI in Providence County has an approximate population of 80,387. [4]

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Cranston, RI Utilities

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

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