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Orinda Electricity Rates

^ Orinda, CA electricity rates recently averaged 20.77¢/kWh -- an estimated 56 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Orinda Solar Energy

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

Orinda Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Orinda, CA

Energy in Orinda, CA

Orinda, CA Electricity Rates

August 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2020, Orinda's average rate of 20.77¢/kWh -- a difference of about +56% from the U.S. average of 13.31¢/kWh that month.[1]

Orinda Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Orinda (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 19.78¢/kWh (August 2019) to 20.77¢/kWh (August 2020).[1]

August 2019

In August 2019, the average electricity rate in Orinda (California) of 19.78¢/kWh -- a difference of about +49% from the United States average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Orinda Electricity Statistics

Orinda Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Orinda, CA in August 2020 were 20.77¢/kWh -- an estimated 56 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Orinda versus U.S. Averages

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

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Orinda, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Orinda vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Orinda (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 Orinda

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

Solar: Orinda vs. Washington

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

Orinda Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Orinda, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Orinda, 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 Orinda, CA

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

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

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Orinda, CA Natural Gas Rates

July 2020

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

Orinda Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Orinda (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 Orinda (California) of 13.45$/Mcf -- a difference of about -24% from the United States average of 17.74$/Mcf that month.[3]

Orinda Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Orinda

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Orinda

Electric Companies in Orinda

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    Gas Companies in Orinda

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      Solar Contractors in Orinda

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        More information about Orinda

        About Orinda

        Orinda (CA) is a city in Contra Costa County with an estimated population of 17,643.[4]

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