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Carlsbad Electricity Rates

^ Carlsbad, CA electricity rates recently averaged 17.97¢/kWh -- an estimated 41 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Carlsbad Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Carlsbad, CA is an estimated 55 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Carlsbad Natural Gas Rates

^ Carlsbad, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 12.40$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Carlsbad, CA

Energy in Carlsbad, CA

Carlsbad, CA Electricity Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, November 2016, Carlsbad's average rate of 17.97¢/kWh -- a difference of about +41% from the U.S. average of 12.75¢/kWh that month.[1]

Carlsbad Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Carlsbad (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 4 percent -- from 17.33¢/kWh (November 2015) to 17.97¢/kWh (November 2016).[1]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in Carlsbad (California) of 17.33¢/kWh -- a difference of about +36% from the United States average of 12.71¢/kWh that month.[1]

Carlsbad Electricity Statistics

Carlsbad Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Carlsbad, CA in November 2016 were 17.97¢/kWh -- an estimated 41 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: Carlsbad versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Carlsbad, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Carlsbad vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Carlsbad (measured on a monthly basis) is 13 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Carlsbad

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Carlsbad -- averaging an estimated 633 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (501 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Carlsbad vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Carlsbad (measured monthly) is 55 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Carlsbad Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Carlsbad, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Carlsbad, CA is 5.77 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 Carlsbad, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Carlsbad, CA is 6826 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Carlsbad.[2]

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

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Carlsbad, CA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, November 2016, Carlsbad's average rate of 12.40$/Mcf -- a difference of about +15% from the U.S. average of 10.76$/Mcf that month.[3]

Carlsbad Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Carlsbad (CA), natural gas rates increased about 20 percent -- from 10.31$/Mcf (November 2015) to 12.40$/Mcf (November 2016).[3]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in Carlsbad (California) of 10.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about +3% from the United States average of 10.02$/Mcf that month.[3]

Carlsbad Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Carlsbad

Average natural gas rates in Carlsbad, CA in November 2016 were 12.40$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.76$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Carlsbad versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Carlsbad

Electric Companies in Carlsbad

Electric companies providing service in or near Carlsbad, CA.

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Gas Companies in Carlsbad

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


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Solar Contractors in Carlsbad

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

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More information about Carlsbad

About Carlsbad

Carlsbad (CA) is a city in San Diego County with an estimated population of 105,328.[4]

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