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Palm Desert Electricity Rates

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

Palm Desert Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Palm Desert, CA is an estimated 81 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Palm Desert Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Palm Desert, CA

Energy in Palm Desert, CA

Palm Desert, CA Electricity Rates

June 2017

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

Palm Desert Electricty, Year Over Year

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

Palm Desert Electricity Statistics

Palm Desert Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Palm Desert, 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: Palm Desert versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Palm Desert electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Palm Desert, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Palm Desert vs. Nevada

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

Solar Power Output in Palm Desert

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Palm Desert -- averaging an estimated 732 kWhac. February typically has the lowest output (558 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Palm Desert vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Palm Desert (measured monthly) is 81 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Palm Desert Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Palm Desert, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Palm Desert, CA is 6.76 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 Palm Desert, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Palm Desert, CA is 7809 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Palm Desert.[2]

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

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Palm Desert, CA Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

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

Palm Desert Natural Gas, Year Over Year

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

Palm Desert Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Palm Desert

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Palm Desert

Electric Companies in Palm Desert

Electric companies providing service in or near Palm Desert, CA.

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Gas Companies in Palm Desert

Gas companies that offer service in or near Palm Desert, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Palm Desert

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Palm Desert, CA.

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More information about Palm Desert

About Palm Desert

Palm Desert (CA) is a city in Riverside County with an estimated population of 48,445.[4]

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Palm Desert, CA Energy

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