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Salinas Electricity Rates

^ Salinas, CA electricity rates recently averaged 18.15¢/kWh -- an estimated 49 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Salinas Solar Energy

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

Salinas Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Salinas, CA

Energy in Salinas, CA

Salinas, CA Electricity Rates

December 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, December 2016, Salinas's average rate of 18.15¢/kWh -- a difference of about +49% from the U.S. average of 12.21¢/kWh that month.[1]

Salinas Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Salinas (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 17.29¢/kWh (December 2015) to 18.15¢/kWh (December 2016).[1]

December 2015

In December 2015, the average electricity rate in Salinas (California) of 17.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about +40% from the United States average of 12.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

Salinas Electricity Statistics

Salinas Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Salinas, CA in December 2016 were 18.15¢/kWh -- an estimated 49 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: Salinas versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Salinas, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Salinas vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Salinas (measured on a monthly basis) is 17 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Salinas

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

Solar: Salinas vs. Washington

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

Salinas Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Salinas, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Salinas, CA is 5.45 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 Salinas, CA

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

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

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Salinas, CA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

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

Salinas Natural Gas, Year Over Year

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

Salinas Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Salinas

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Salinas

Electric Companies in Salinas

Electric companies providing service in or near Salinas, CA.

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Gas Companies in Salinas

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


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Solar Contractors in Salinas

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

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More information about Salinas

About Salinas

Salinas (CA) is a city in Monterey County with an estimated population of 150,441.[4]

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Salinas, CA Energy

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