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Parachute Electricity Rates

^ Parachute, CO electricity rates recently averaged 11.91¢/kWh -- an estimated 9 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Parachute Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Parachute, CO is an estimated 57 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Parachute Natural Gas Rates

^ Parachute, CO natural gas rates recently averaged 9.18$/Mcf -- an estimated 31 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Parachute, CO

Energy in Parachute, CO

Parachute, CO Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Parachute's average rate of 11.91¢/kWh -- a difference of about -9% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Parachute Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Parachute (CO), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 11.67¢/kWh (May 2016) to 11.91¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Parachute (Colorado) of 11.67¢/kWh -- a difference of about -9% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Parachute Electricity Statistics

Parachute Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Parachute, CO in May 2017 were 11.91¢/kWh -- an estimated 9 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: Parachute versus U.S. Averages

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

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Parachute, CO Solar Energy

Solar: Parachute vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Parachute (measured on a monthly basis) is 12 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Parachute

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Parachute -- averaging an estimated 659 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (444 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Parachute vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Parachute (measured monthly) is 57 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Parachute Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Parachute, CO

The average monthly solar radiation level in Parachute, CO is 5.84 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 Parachute, CO

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Parachute, CO is 6972 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Parachute.[2]

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

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Parachute, CO Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Parachute's average rate of 9.18$/Mcf -- a difference of about -31% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Parachute Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Parachute (CO), natural gas rates increased about 29 percent -- from 7.09$/Mcf (May 2016) to 9.18$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Parachute (Colorado) of 7.09$/Mcf -- a difference of about -39% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Parachute Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Parachute

Average natural gas rates in Parachute, CO in May 2017 were 9.18$/Mcf -- an estimated 31 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Parachute versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Parachute

Electric Companies in Parachute

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Gas Companies in Parachute

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Solar Contractors in Parachute

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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 Parachute

About Parachute

Parachute (CO) is a town in Garfield County with an estimated population of 1,085.[4]

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