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Fort Collins Electricity Rates

^ Fort Collins, CO electricity rates recently averaged 11.88¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Fort Collins Solar Energy

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

Fort Collins Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Fort Collins, CO

Energy in Fort Collins, CO

Fort Collins, CO Electricity Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2017, Fort Collins's average rate of 11.88¢/kWh -- a difference of about -7% from the U.S. average of 12.82¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fort Collins Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Fort Collins (CO), electricity rates increased an estimated 4 percent -- from 11.38¢/kWh (February 2016) to 11.88¢/kWh (February 2017).[1]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Fort Collins (Colorado) of 11.38¢/kWh -- a difference of about -6% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fort Collins Electricity Statistics

Fort Collins Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Fort Collins, CO in February 2017 were 11.88¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 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: Fort Collins versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Fort Collins electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Fort Collins, CO Solar Energy

Solar: Fort Collins vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Fort Collins (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 Fort Collins

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

Solar: Fort Collins vs. Washington

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

Fort Collins Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Fort Collins, CO

The average monthly solar radiation level in Fort Collins, 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 Fort Collins, CO

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

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

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Fort Collins, CO Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

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

Fort Collins Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Fort Collins (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 Fort Collins (Colorado) of 6.48$/Mcf -- a difference of about -23% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Fort Collins Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Fort Collins

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Fort Collins

Electric Companies in Fort Collins

Electric companies providing service in or near Fort Collins, CO.

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Gas Companies in Fort Collins

Gas companies that offer service in or near Fort Collins, CO.


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Solar Contractors in Fort Collins

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Fort Collins, 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

Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016For the first time ever, natural gas is expected to surpass coal as an electricity generating source in the United States.
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More information about Fort Collins

About Fort Collins

Fort Collins (CO) is a city in Larimer County with an estimated population of 143,986.[4]

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Fort Collins, CO Energy

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