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Walnut Creek, CA Energy

Walnut Creek Electricity Rates

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

Walnut Creek Solar Energy

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

Walnut Creek Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Walnut Creek, CA

Energy in Walnut Creek, CA

Walnut Creek, CA Electricity Rates

December 2016

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

Walnut Creek Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Walnut Creek (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 Walnut Creek (California) of 17.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about +40% from the United States average of 12.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

Walnut Creek Electricity Statistics

Walnut Creek Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Walnut Creek, 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]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Walnut Creek versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Walnut Creek electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Walnut Creek, CA Solar Energy

Solar: Walnut Creek vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Walnut Creek (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 Walnut Creek

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

Solar: Walnut Creek vs. Washington

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

Walnut Creek Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Walnut Creek, CA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Walnut Creek, 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 Walnut Creek, CA

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

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

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Walnut Creek, CA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

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

Walnut Creek Natural Gas, Year Over Year

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

Walnut Creek Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Walnut Creek

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Walnut Creek

Electric Companies in Walnut Creek

Electric companies providing service in or near Walnut Creek, CA.

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Gas Companies in Walnut Creek

Gas companies that offer service in or near Walnut Creek, CA.


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Solar Contractors in Walnut Creek

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Walnut Creek, CA.

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More information about Walnut Creek

About Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek (CA) is a city in Contra Costa County with an estimated population of 64,173.[4]

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