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Lake Forest Electricity Rates

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

Lake Forest Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Lake Forest, CA is an estimated 51 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Lake Forest Natural Gas Rates

^ Lake Forest, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 14.34$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Lake Forest, CA

Energy in Lake Forest, CA

Lake Forest, CA Electricity Rates

July 2020

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

Lake Forest Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Lake Forest (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 Lake Forest (California) of 19.96¢/kWh -- a difference of about +50% from the United States average of 13.29¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lake Forest Electricity Statistics

Lake Forest Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Lake Forest, 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: Lake Forest versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Lake Forest electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Lake Forest, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Lake Forest vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Lake Forest (measured on a monthly basis) is 15 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Lake Forest

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Lake Forest -- averaging an estimated 648 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (462 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Lake Forest vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Lake Forest (measured monthly) is 51 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Lake Forest Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Lake Forest, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Lake Forest, CA is 5.63 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 Lake Forest, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Lake Forest, CA is 6625 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Lake Forest.[2]

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

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Lake Forest, CA Natural Gas Rates

July 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2020, Lake Forest's average rate of 14.34$/Mcf -- a difference of about -18% from the U.S. average of 17.57$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lake Forest Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Lake Forest (CA), natural gas rates increased about 7 percent -- from 13.45$/Mcf (July 2019) to 14.34$/Mcf (July 2020).[3]

July 2019

In July 2019, the average electricity rate in Lake Forest (California) of 13.45$/Mcf -- a difference of about -24% from the United States average of 17.74$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lake Forest Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Lake Forest

Average natural gas rates in Lake Forest, CA in July 2020 were 14.34$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.57$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Lake Forest versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Lake Forest

Electric Companies in Lake Forest

Electric companies providing service in or near Lake Forest, CA.

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    Gas Companies in Lake Forest

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Lake Forest, CA.


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      Solar Contractors in Lake Forest

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Lake Forest, CA.

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        More information about Lake Forest

        About Lake Forest

        Lake Forest (CA) is a city in Orange County with an estimated population of 77,264.[4]

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