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Los Altos Electricity Rates

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

Los Altos Solar Energy

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

Los Altos Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Los Altos, CA

Energy in Los Altos, CA

Los Altos, CA Electricity Rates

June 2017

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

Los Altos Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Los Altos (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 Los Altos (California) of 18.11¢/kWh -- a difference of about +42% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

Los Altos Electricity Statistics

Los Altos Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Los Altos, 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: Los Altos versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Los Altos electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Los Altos, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Los Altos vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Los Altos (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 Los Altos

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

Solar: Los Altos vs. Washington

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

Los Altos Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Los Altos, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Los Altos, 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 Los Altos, CA

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

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

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Los Altos, CA Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

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

Los Altos Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Los Altos (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 Los Altos (California) of 11.37$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Los Altos Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Los Altos

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Los Altos

Electric Companies in Los Altos

Electric companies providing service in or near Los Altos, CA.

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Gas Companies in Los Altos

Gas companies that offer service in or near Los Altos, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Los Altos

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Los Altos, CA.

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More information about Los Altos

About Los Altos

Los Altos (CA) is a city in Santa Clara County with an estimated population of 28,976.[4]

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