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Elgin Electricity Rates

^ Elgin, IL electricity rates recently averaged 12.20¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Elgin Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Elgin, IL is an estimated 18 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Elgin Natural Gas Rates

^ Elgin, IL natural gas rates recently averaged 16.73$/Mcf -- an estimated 0 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Elgin, IL

Energy in Elgin, IL

Elgin, IL Electricity Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2016, Elgin's average rate of 12.20¢/kWh -- a difference of about -5% from the U.S. average of 12.87¢/kWh that month.[1]

Elgin Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Elgin (IL), electricity rates decreased an estimated 5 percent -- from 12.80¢/kWh (September 2015) to 12.20¢/kWh (September 2016).[1]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Elgin (Illinois) of 12.80¢/kWh -- a difference of about -2% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Elgin Electricity Statistics

Elgin Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Elgin, IL in September 2016 were 12.20¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 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: Elgin versus U.S. Averages

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

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Elgin, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Elgin vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Elgin (measured on a monthly basis) is 33 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Elgin

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Elgin -- averaging an estimated 592 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (250 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Elgin vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Elgin (measured monthly) is 18 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Elgin Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Elgin, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Elgin, IL is 4.41 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 Elgin, IL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Elgin, IL is 5431 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Elgin.[2]

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

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Elgin, IL Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2016, Elgin's average rate of 16.73$/Mcf -- a difference of about -0% from the U.S. average of 16.79$/Mcf that month.[3]

Elgin Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Elgin (IL), natural gas rates increased about 9 percent -- from 15.39$/Mcf (September 2015) to 16.73$/Mcf (September 2016).[3]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Elgin (Illinois) of 15.39$/Mcf -- a difference of about -6% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Elgin Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Elgin

Average natural gas rates in Elgin, IL in September 2016 were 16.73$/Mcf -- an estimated 0 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.79$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Elgin versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Elgin

Electric Companies in Elgin

Electric companies providing service in or near Elgin, IL.

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Gas Companies in Elgin

Gas companies that offer service in or near Elgin, IL.


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Solar Contractors in Elgin

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More information about Elgin

About Elgin

Elgin (IL) is a city in Kane County with an estimated population of 108,188.[4]

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Elgin, IL Energy

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