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Santa Clara Electricity Rates

^ Santa Clara, CA electricity rates recently averaged 19.30¢/kWh -- an estimated 50 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Santa Clara Solar Energy

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

Santa Clara Natural Gas Rates

^ Santa Clara, CA natural gas rates recently averaged 13.64$/Mcf -- an estimated 44 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Santa Clara, CA

Energy in Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara, CA Electricity Rates

March 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2019, Santa Clara's average rate of 19.30¢/kWh -- a difference of about +50% from the U.S. average of 12.83¢/kWh that month.[1]

Santa Clara Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Santa Clara (CA), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 18.46¢/kWh (March 2018) to 19.30¢/kWh (March 2019).[1]

March 2018

In March 2018, the average electricity rate in Santa Clara (California) of 18.46¢/kWh -- a difference of about +42% from the United States average of 12.99¢/kWh that month.[1]

Santa Clara Electricity Statistics

Santa Clara Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Santa Clara, CA in March 2019 were 19.30¢/kWh -- an estimated 50 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Santa Clara versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Santa Clara electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Santa Clara, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Santa Clara vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Santa Clara (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 Santa Clara

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

Solar: Santa Clara vs. Washington

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

Santa Clara Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Santa Clara, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Santa Clara, 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 Santa Clara, CA

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

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

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Santa Clara, CA Natural Gas Rates

March 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, March 2019, Santa Clara's average rate of 13.64$/Mcf -- a difference of about +44% from the U.S. average of 9.48$/Mcf that month.[3]

Santa Clara Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Santa Clara (CA), natural gas rates increased about 11 percent -- from 12.26$/Mcf (March 2018) to 13.64$/Mcf (March 2019).[3]

March 2018

In March 2018, the average electricity rate in Santa Clara (California) of 12.26$/Mcf -- a difference of about +25% from the United States average of 9.78$/Mcf that month.[3]

Santa Clara Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Santa Clara

Average natural gas rates in Santa Clara, CA in March 2019 were 13.64$/Mcf -- an estimated 44 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.48$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Santa Clara versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Santa Clara

Electric Companies in Santa Clara

Electric companies providing service in or near Santa Clara, CA.

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    Gas Companies in Santa Clara

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Santa Clara, CA.


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      Solar Contractors in Santa Clara

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Santa Clara, CA.

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        More information about Santa Clara

        About Santa Clara

        Santa Clara (CA) is a city in Santa Clara County with an estimated population of 116,468.[4]

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