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Mountain View, CA Energy

Mountain View Electricity Rates

^ Mountain View, CA electricity rates recently averaged 18.29¢/kWh -- an estimated 40 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Mountain View Solar Energy

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

Mountain View Natural Gas Rates

^ Mountain View, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 12.58$/Mcf -- an estimated 11 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Mountain View, CA

Energy in Mountain View, CA

Mountain View, CA Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Mountain View's average rate of 18.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about +40% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Mountain View Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Mountain View (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 17.74¢/kWh (May 2016) to 18.29¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Mountain View (California) of 17.74¢/kWh -- a difference of about +39% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Mountain View Electricity Statistics

Mountain View Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Mountain View, CA in May 2017 were 18.29¢/kWh -- an estimated 40 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: Mountain View versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Mountain View electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Mountain View, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Mountain View vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Mountain View (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 Mountain View

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

Solar: Mountain View vs. Washington

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

Mountain View Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Mountain View, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Mountain View, 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 Mountain View, CA

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

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

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Mountain View, CA Natural Gas Rates

April 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2017, Mountain View's average rate of 12.58$/Mcf -- a difference of about +11% from the U.S. average of 11.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

Mountain View Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Mountain View (CA), natural gas rates increased about 20 percent -- from 10.50$/Mcf (April 2016) to 12.58$/Mcf (April 2017).[3]

April 2016

In April 2016, the average electricity rate in Mountain View (California) of 10.50$/Mcf -- a difference of about +9% from the United States average of 9.65$/Mcf that month.[3]

Mountain View Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Mountain View

Average natural gas rates in Mountain View, CA in April 2017 were 12.58$/Mcf -- an estimated 11 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 11.38$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Mountain View versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Mountain View

Electric Companies in Mountain View

Electric companies providing service in or near Mountain View, CA.

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Gas Companies in Mountain View

Gas companies that offer service in or near Mountain View, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Mountain View

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Mountain View, CA.

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More information about Mountain View

About Mountain View

Mountain View (CA) is a city in Santa Clara County with an estimated population of 74,066.[4]

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