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Basalt Electricity Rates

^ Basalt, CO electricity rates recently averaged 12.78¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Basalt Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Basalt, CO is an estimated 48 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Basalt Natural Gas Rates

^ Basalt, CO natural gas rates recently averaged 12.12$/Mcf -- an estimated 28 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Basalt, CO

Energy in Basalt, CO

Basalt, CO Electricity Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2016, Basalt's average rate of 12.78¢/kWh -- a difference of about -1% from the U.S. average of 12.87¢/kWh that month.[1]

Basalt Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Basalt (CO), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 12.57¢/kWh (September 2015) to 12.78¢/kWh (September 2016).[1]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Basalt (Colorado) of 12.57¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Basalt Electricity Statistics

Basalt Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Basalt, CO in September 2016 were 12.78¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent less 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: Basalt versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Basalt electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Basalt, CO Solar Energy

Solar: Basalt vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Basalt (measured on a monthly basis) is 16 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Basalt

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Basalt -- averaging an estimated 632 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (413 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Basalt vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Basalt (measured monthly) is 48 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Basalt Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Basalt, CO

The average monthly solar radiation level in Basalt, CO is 5.52 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Basalt, CO

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Basalt, CO is 6674 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Basalt.[2]

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

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Basalt, CO Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2016, Basalt's average rate of 12.12$/Mcf -- a difference of about -28% from the U.S. average of 16.79$/Mcf that month.[3]

Basalt Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Basalt (CO), natural gas rates decreased about 8 percent -- from 13.17$/Mcf (September 2015) to 12.12$/Mcf (September 2016).[3]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Basalt (Colorado) of 13.17$/Mcf -- a difference of about -20% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Basalt Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Basalt

Average natural gas rates in Basalt, CO in September 2016 were 12.12$/Mcf -- an estimated 28 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.79$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Basalt versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Basalt

Electric Companies in Basalt

Electric companies providing service in or near Basalt, CO.

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Gas Companies in Basalt

Gas companies that offer service in or near Basalt, CO.


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Solar Contractors in Basalt

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Colorado Energy News

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Solar energy broke records in 2015

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Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016

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More information about Basalt

About Basalt

Basalt (CO) is a town in Eagle County with an estimated population of 3,857.[4]

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Basalt, CO Energy

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