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Riverside Electricity Rates

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

Riverside Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Riverside, CA is an estimated 51 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Riverside Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Riverside, CA

Energy in Riverside, CA

Riverside, CA Electricity Rates

November 2016

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

Riverside Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Riverside (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 Riverside (California) of 17.33¢/kWh -- a difference of about +36% from the United States average of 12.71¢/kWh that month.[1]

Riverside Electricity Statistics

Riverside Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Riverside, 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: Riverside versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Riverside, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Riverside vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Riverside (measured on a monthly basis) is 15 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Riverside

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Riverside -- averaging an estimated 648 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (462 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Riverside vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Riverside (measured monthly) is 51 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Riverside Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Riverside, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Riverside, CA is 5.63 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 Riverside, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Riverside, CA is 6625 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Riverside.[2]

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

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Riverside, CA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

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

Riverside Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Riverside (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 Riverside (California) of 10.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about +3% from the United States average of 10.02$/Mcf that month.[3]

Riverside Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Riverside

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Riverside

Electric Companies in Riverside

Electric companies providing service in or near Riverside, CA.

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Gas Companies in Riverside

Gas companies that offer service in or near Riverside, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Riverside

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Riverside, CA.

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More information about Riverside

About Riverside

Riverside (CA) is a city in Riverside County with an estimated population of 303,871.[4]

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