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Thornton Electricity Rates

^ Thornton, CO electricity rates recently averaged 12.84¢/kWh -- an estimated 3 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Thornton Solar Energy

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

Thornton Natural Gas Rates

^ Thornton, CO natural gas rates recently averaged 11.41$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Thornton, CO

Energy in Thornton, CO

Thornton, CO Electricity Rates

July 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2020, Thornton's average rate of 12.84¢/kWh -- a difference of about -3% from the U.S. average of 13.26¢/kWh that month.[1]

Thornton Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Thornton (CO), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 12.72¢/kWh (July 2019) to 12.84¢/kWh (July 2020).[1]

July 2019

In July 2019, the average electricity rate in Thornton (Colorado) of 12.72¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 13.29¢/kWh that month.[1]

Thornton Electricity Statistics

Thornton Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Thornton, CO in July 2020 were 12.84¢/kWh -- an estimated 3 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Thornton versus U.S. Averages

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

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Thornton, CO Solar Energy

Solar: Thornton vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Thornton (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 Thornton

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

Solar: Thornton vs. Washington

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

Thornton Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Thornton, CO

The average monthly solar radiation level in Thornton, 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 Thornton, CO

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

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

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Thornton, CO Natural Gas Rates

June 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2020, Thornton's average rate of 11.41$/Mcf -- a difference of about -26% from the U.S. average of 15.37$/Mcf that month.[3]

Thornton Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Thornton (CO), natural gas rates increased about 1 percent -- from 11.26$/Mcf (June 2019) to 11.41$/Mcf (June 2020).[3]

June 2019

In June 2019, the average electricity rate in Thornton (Colorado) of 11.26$/Mcf -- a difference of about -28% from the United States average of 15.72$/Mcf that month.[3]

Thornton Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Thornton

Average natural gas rates in Thornton, CO in June 2020 were 11.41$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.37$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Thornton versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Thornton

Electric Companies in Thornton

Electric companies providing service in or near Thornton, CO.

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    Gas Companies in Thornton

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


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      Solar Contractors in Thornton

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        More information about Thornton

        About Thornton

        Thornton (CO) is a city in Adams County with an estimated population of 118,772.[4]

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