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South Lake Tahoe, CA Energy

South Lake Tahoe Electricity Rates

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

South Lake Tahoe Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in South Lake Tahoe, CA is an estimated 59 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

South Lake Tahoe Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in South Lake Tahoe, CA

Energy in South Lake Tahoe, CA

South Lake Tahoe, CA Electricity Rates

November 2016

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

South Lake Tahoe Electricty, Year Over Year

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

South Lake Tahoe Electricity Statistics

South Lake Tahoe Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in South Lake Tahoe, 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: South Lake Tahoe versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of South Lake Tahoe electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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South Lake Tahoe, CA Solar Energy

Solar: South Lake Tahoe vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in South Lake Tahoe (measured on a monthly basis) is 10 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in South Lake Tahoe

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in South Lake Tahoe -- averaging an estimated 701 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (418 kWhac).[2]

Solar: South Lake Tahoe vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in South Lake Tahoe (measured monthly) is 59 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

South Lake Tahoe Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in South Lake Tahoe, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in South Lake Tahoe, CA is 5.94 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 South Lake Tahoe, CA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in South Lake Tahoe, CA is 7040 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in South Lake Tahoe.[2]

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

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South Lake Tahoe, CA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

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

South Lake Tahoe Natural Gas, Year Over Year

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

South Lake Tahoe Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in South Lake Tahoe

Average natural gas rates in South Lake Tahoe, 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: South Lake Tahoe versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of South Lake Tahoe natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

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

Energy Companies in South Lake Tahoe

Electric Companies in South Lake Tahoe

Electric companies providing service in or near South Lake Tahoe, CA.

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Gas Companies in South Lake Tahoe

Gas companies that offer service in or near South Lake Tahoe, CA.


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Solar Contractors in South Lake Tahoe

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near South Lake Tahoe, CA.

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More information about South Lake Tahoe

About South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe (CA) is a city in El Dorado County with an estimated population of 21,403.[4]

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