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Santa Barbara Electricity Rates

^ Santa Barbara, CA electricity rates recently averaged 18.22¢/kWh -- an estimated 42 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Santa Barbara Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Santa Barbara, CA is an estimated n/a percent lower than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Santa Barbara Natural Gas Rates

^ Santa Barbara, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 13.34$/Mcf -- an estimated 21 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Santa Barbara, CA

Energy in Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara, CA Electricity Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2016, Santa Barbara's average rate of 18.22¢/kWh -- a difference of about +42% from the U.S. average of 12.87¢/kWh that month.[1]

Santa Barbara Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Santa Barbara (CA), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 18.35¢/kWh (September 2015) to 18.22¢/kWh (September 2016).[1]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Santa Barbara (California) of 18.35¢/kWh -- a difference of about +41% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Santa Barbara Electricity Statistics

Santa Barbara Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Santa Barbara, CA in September 2016 were 18.22¢/kWh -- an estimated 42 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Santa Barbara versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Santa Barbara electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

→ Any electricty rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Santa Barbara, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Santa Barbara vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Santa Barbara (measured on a monthly basis) is n/a percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Santa Barbara

is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Santa Barbara -- averaging an estimated kWhac. typically has the lowest output ( kWhac).[2]

Solar: Santa Barbara vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Santa Barbara (measured monthly) is n/a percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Santa Barbara Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Santa Barbara, CA

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Solar Power in Santa Barbara, CA

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Santa Barbara, CA Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2016, Santa Barbara's average rate of 13.34$/Mcf -- a difference of about -21% from the U.S. average of 16.79$/Mcf that month.[3]

Santa Barbara Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Santa Barbara (CA), natural gas rates increased about 12 percent -- from 11.92$/Mcf (September 2015) to 13.34$/Mcf (September 2016).[3]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Santa Barbara (California) of 11.92$/Mcf -- a difference of about -27% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Santa Barbara Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Santa Barbara

Average natural gas rates in Santa Barbara, CA in September 2016 were 13.34$/Mcf -- an estimated 21 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.79$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Santa Barbara versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Santa Barbara natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Santa Barbara

Electric Companies in Santa Barbara

Electric companies providing service in or near Santa Barbara, CA.

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Gas Companies in Santa Barbara

Gas companies that offer service in or near Santa Barbara, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Santa Barbara

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Santa Barbara, CA.

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About Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara (CA) is a city in Santa Barbara County with an estimated population of 88,410.[4]

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