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Foster City Electricity Rates

^ Foster City, CA electricity rates recently averaged 20.11¢/kWh -- an estimated 52 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Foster City Solar Energy

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

Foster City Natural Gas Rates

^ Foster City, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 14.57$/Mcf -- an estimated 5 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Foster City, CA

Energy in Foster City, CA

Foster City, CA Electricity Rates

July 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2020, Foster City's average rate of 20.11¢/kWh -- a difference of about +52% from the U.S. average of 13.26¢/kWh that month.[1]

Foster City Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Foster City (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 19.96¢/kWh (July 2019) to 20.11¢/kWh (July 2020).[1]

July 2019

In July 2019, the average electricity rate in Foster City (California) of 19.96¢/kWh -- a difference of about +50% from the United States average of 13.29¢/kWh that month.[1]

Foster City Electricity Statistics

Foster City Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Foster City, CA in July 2020 were 20.11¢/kWh -- an estimated 52 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Foster City versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Foster City electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Foster City, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Foster City vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Foster City (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 Foster City

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

Solar: Foster City vs. Washington

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

Foster City Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Foster City, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Foster City, 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 Foster City, CA

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

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

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Foster City, CA Natural Gas Rates

June 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2020, Foster City's average rate of 14.57$/Mcf -- a difference of about -5% from the U.S. average of 15.37$/Mcf that month.[3]

Foster City Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Foster City (CA), natural gas rates increased about 12 percent -- from 12.97$/Mcf (June 2019) to 14.57$/Mcf (June 2020).[3]

June 2019

In June 2019, the average electricity rate in Foster City (California) of 12.97$/Mcf -- a difference of about -17% from the United States average of 15.72$/Mcf that month.[3]

Foster City Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Foster City

Average natural gas rates in Foster City, CA in June 2020 were 14.57$/Mcf -- an estimated 5 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.37$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Foster City versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Foster City

Electric Companies in Foster City

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    Gas Companies in Foster City

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      Solar Contractors in Foster City

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        More information about Foster City

        About Foster City

        Foster City (CA) is a city in San Mateo County with an estimated population of 30,567.[4]

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