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Chico Electricity Rates

^ Chico, CA electricity rates recently averaged 19.39¢/kWh -- an estimated 47 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Chico Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Chico, CA is an estimated 47 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Chico Natural Gas Rates

^ Chico, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 13.21$/Mcf -- an estimated 17 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Chico, CA

Energy in Chico, CA

Chico, CA Electricity Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2017, Chico's average rate of 19.39¢/kWh -- a difference of about +47% from the U.S. average of 13.22¢/kWh that month.[1]

Chico Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Chico (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 7 percent -- from 18.11¢/kWh (June 2016) to 19.39¢/kWh (June 2017).[1]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Chico (California) of 18.11¢/kWh -- a difference of about +42% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

Chico Electricity Statistics

Chico Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Chico, CA in June 2017 were 19.39¢/kWh -- an estimated 47 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: Chico versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Chico, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Chico vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Chico (measured on a monthly basis) is 17 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Chico

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Chico -- averaging an estimated 702 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (287 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Chico vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Chico (measured monthly) is 47 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Chico Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Chico, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Chico, CA is 5.48 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 Chico, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Chico, CA is 6459 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Chico.[2]

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

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Chico, CA Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2017, Chico's average rate of 13.21$/Mcf -- a difference of about -17% from the U.S. average of 15.98$/Mcf that month.[3]

Chico Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Chico (CA), natural gas rates increased about 16 percent -- from 11.37$/Mcf (June 2016) to 13.21$/Mcf (June 2017).[3]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Chico (California) of 11.37$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Chico Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Chico

Average natural gas rates in Chico, CA in June 2017 were 13.21$/Mcf -- an estimated 17 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.98$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Chico versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Chico

Electric Companies in Chico

Electric companies providing service in or near Chico, CA.

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Gas Companies in Chico

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


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Solar Contractors in Chico

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

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More information about Chico

About Chico

Chico (CA) is a city in Butte County with an estimated population of 86,187.[4]

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Chico, CA Energy

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