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Ridgecrest Electricity Rates

^ Ridgecrest, CA electricity rates recently averaged 17.97¢/kWh -- an estimated 41 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Ridgecrest Solar Energy

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

Ridgecrest Natural Gas Rates

^ Ridgecrest, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 12.40$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Ridgecrest, CA

Energy in Ridgecrest, CA

Ridgecrest, CA Electricity Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, November 2016, Ridgecrest's average rate of 17.97¢/kWh -- a difference of about +41% from the U.S. average of 12.75¢/kWh that month.[1]

Ridgecrest Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Ridgecrest (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 4 percent -- from 17.33¢/kWh (November 2015) to 17.97¢/kWh (November 2016).[1]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in Ridgecrest (California) of 17.33¢/kWh -- a difference of about +36% from the United States average of 12.71¢/kWh that month.[1]

Ridgecrest Electricity Statistics

Ridgecrest Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Ridgecrest, CA in November 2016 were 17.97¢/kWh -- an estimated 41 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: Ridgecrest versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Ridgecrest, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Ridgecrest vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Ridgecrest (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 Ridgecrest

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

Solar: Ridgecrest vs. Washington

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

Ridgecrest Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Ridgecrest, CA

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

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

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

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Ridgecrest, CA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, November 2016, Ridgecrest's average rate of 12.40$/Mcf -- a difference of about +15% from the U.S. average of 10.76$/Mcf that month.[3]

Ridgecrest Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Ridgecrest (CA), natural gas rates increased about 20 percent -- from 10.31$/Mcf (November 2015) to 12.40$/Mcf (November 2016).[3]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in Ridgecrest (California) of 10.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about +3% from the United States average of 10.02$/Mcf that month.[3]

Ridgecrest Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Ridgecrest

Average natural gas rates in Ridgecrest, CA in November 2016 were 12.40$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.76$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Ridgecrest versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Ridgecrest

Electric Companies in Ridgecrest

Electric companies providing service in or near Ridgecrest, CA.

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Gas Companies in Ridgecrest

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Solar Contractors in Ridgecrest

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More information about Ridgecrest

About Ridgecrest

Ridgecrest (CA) is a city in Kern County with an estimated population of 27,616.[4]

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