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Berkeley Electricity Rates

^ Berkeley, CA electricity rates recently averaged 14.09¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Berkeley Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Berkeley, CA is an estimated 46 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Berkeley Natural Gas Rates

^ Berkeley, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 12.48$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Berkeley, CA

Energy in Berkeley, CA

Berkeley, CA Electricity Rates

April 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2017, Berkeley's average rate of 14.09¢/kWh -- a difference of about +11% from the U.S. average of 12.70¢/kWh that month.[1]

Berkeley Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Berkeley (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 14 percent -- from 12.40¢/kWh (April 2016) to 14.09¢/kWh (April 2017).[1]

April 2016

In April 2016, the average electricity rate in Berkeley (California) of 12.40¢/kWh -- a difference of about -0% from the United States average of 12.43¢/kWh that month.[1]

Berkeley Electricity Statistics

Berkeley Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Berkeley, CA in April 2017 were 14.09¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 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: Berkeley versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Berkeley, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Berkeley vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Berkeley (measured on a monthly basis) is 18 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Berkeley

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

Solar: Berkeley vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Berkeley (measured monthly) is 46 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Berkeley Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Berkeley, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Berkeley, CA is 5.44 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 Berkeley, CA

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

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Berkeley, CA Natural Gas Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, March 2017, Berkeley's average rate of 12.48$/Mcf -- a difference of about +26% from the U.S. average of 9.90$/Mcf that month.[3]

Berkeley Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Berkeley (CA), natural gas rates increased about 18 percent -- from 10.60$/Mcf (March 2016) to 12.48$/Mcf (March 2017).[3]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in Berkeley (California) of 10.60$/Mcf -- a difference of about +15% from the United States average of 9.19$/Mcf that month.[3]

Berkeley Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Berkeley

Average natural gas rates in Berkeley, CA in March 2017 were 12.48$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.90$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Berkeley versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Berkeley

Electric Companies in Berkeley

Electric companies providing service in or near Berkeley, CA.

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Gas Companies in Berkeley

Gas companies that offer service in or near Berkeley, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Berkeley

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Berkeley, CA.

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California Energy News

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Solar power continues its upward trend in the U.S.

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More information about Berkeley

About Berkeley

Berkeley (CA) is a city in Alameda County with an estimated population of 112,580.[4]

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Berkeley, CA Energy

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