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Chico Electricity Rates

^ Chico, CA electricity rates recently averaged 14.09¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 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 12.48$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Chico, CA

Energy in Chico, CA

Chico, CA Electricity Rates

April 2017

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

Chico Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Chico (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 Chico (California) of 12.40¢/kWh -- a difference of about -0% from the United States average of 12.43¢/kWh that month.[1]

Chico Electricity Statistics

Chico Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Chico, 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: 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

March 2017

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

Chico Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Chico (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 Chico (California) of 10.60$/Mcf -- a difference of about +15% from the United States average of 9.19$/Mcf that month.[3]

Chico Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Chico

Average natural gas rates in Chico, 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: 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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