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Santa Clara Electricity Rates

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

Santa Clara Solar Energy

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

Santa Clara Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Santa Clara, CA

Energy in Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara, CA Electricity Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2016, Santa Clara'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 Clara Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Santa Clara (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 Clara (California) of 18.35¢/kWh -- a difference of about +41% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Santa Clara Electricity Statistics

Santa Clara Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Santa Clara, 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 Clara versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Santa Clara, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Santa Clara vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Santa Clara (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 Clara

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Santa Clara -- averaging an estimated 704 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (360 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Santa Clara vs. Washington

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

Santa Clara Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Santa Clara, CA

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Solar Power in Santa Clara, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Santa Clara, CA is 6590 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Santa Clara.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Santa Clara, CA Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2016, Santa Clara'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 Clara Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Santa Clara (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 Clara (California) of 11.92$/Mcf -- a difference of about -27% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Santa Clara Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Santa Clara

Average natural gas rates in Santa Clara, 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 Clara versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Santa Clara

Electric Companies in Santa Clara

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

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Gas Companies in Santa Clara

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


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Solar Contractors in Santa Clara

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

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More information about Santa Clara

About Santa Clara

Santa Clara (CA) is a city in Santa Clara County with an estimated population of 116,468.[4]

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