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Fresno Electricity Rates

^ Fresno, CA electricity rates recently averaged 18.15¢/kWh -- an estimated 49 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Fresno Solar Energy

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

Fresno Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Fresno, CA

Energy in Fresno, CA

Fresno, CA Electricity Rates

December 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, December 2016, Fresno's average rate of 18.15¢/kWh -- a difference of about +49% from the U.S. average of 12.21¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fresno Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Fresno (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 17.29¢/kWh (December 2015) to 18.15¢/kWh (December 2016).[1]

December 2015

In December 2015, the average electricity rate in Fresno (California) of 17.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about +40% from the United States average of 12.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fresno Electricity Statistics

Fresno Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Fresno, CA in December 2016 were 18.15¢/kWh -- an estimated 49 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: Fresno versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Fresno, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Fresno vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Fresno (measured on a monthly basis) is 12 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Fresno

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Fresno -- averaging an estimated 694 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (302 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Fresno vs. Washington

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

Fresno Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Fresno, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Fresno, CA is 5.79 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 Fresno, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Fresno, CA is 6692 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Fresno.[2]

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

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Fresno, CA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

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

Fresno Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Fresno (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 Fresno (California) of 10.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about +3% from the United States average of 10.02$/Mcf that month.[3]

Fresno Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Fresno

Average natural gas rates in Fresno, 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: Fresno versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Fresno

Electric Companies in Fresno

Electric companies providing service in or near Fresno, CA.

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Gas Companies in Fresno

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


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Solar Contractors in Fresno

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

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More information about Fresno

About Fresno

Fresno (CA) is a city in Fresno County with an estimated population of 494,665.[4]

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