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Empire Electricity Rates

^ Empire, CO electricity rates recently averaged 11.89¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Empire Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Empire, CO is an estimated 48 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Empire Natural Gas Rates

^ Empire, CO natural gas rates recently averaged 7.45$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Empire, CO

Energy in Empire, CO

Empire, CO Electricity Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2017, Empire's average rate of 11.89¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the U.S. average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Empire Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Empire (CO), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 11.35¢/kWh (March 2016) to 11.89¢/kWh (March 2017).[1]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in Empire (Colorado) of 11.35¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the United States average of 12.57¢/kWh that month.[1]

Empire Electricity Statistics

Empire Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Empire, CO in March 2017 were 11.89¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less 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: Empire versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Empire, CO Solar Energy

Solar: Empire vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Empire (measured on a monthly basis) is 16 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Empire

March is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Empire -- averaging an estimated 628 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (459 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Empire vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Empire (measured monthly) is 48 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Empire Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Empire, CO

The average monthly solar radiation level in Empire, CO is 5.53 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 Empire, CO

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Empire, CO is 6662 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Empire.[2]

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

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Empire, CO Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, Empire's average rate of 7.45$/Mcf -- a difference of about -26% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

Empire Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Empire (CO), natural gas rates increased about 15 percent -- from 6.48$/Mcf (February 2016) to 7.45$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Empire (Colorado) of 6.48$/Mcf -- a difference of about -23% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Empire Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Empire

Average natural gas rates in Empire, CO in February 2017 were 7.45$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Empire versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Empire

Electric Companies in Empire

Electric companies providing service in or near Empire, CO.

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Gas Companies in Empire

Gas companies that offer service in or near Empire, CO.


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Solar Contractors in Empire

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Empire, CO.

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Colorado Energy News

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Solar energy broke records in 2015

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Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016

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More information about Empire

About Empire

Empire (CO) is a town in Clear Creek County with an estimated population of 282.[4]

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Empire, CO Energy

For more information on energy in Empire, CO, or for additional resources regarding Empire energy, visit the EIA.

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