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Bridgeport Electricity Rates

^ Bridgeport, CT electricity rates recently averaged 19.91¢/kWh -- an estimated 55 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Bridgeport Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Bridgeport, CT is an estimated 19 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Bridgeport Natural Gas Rates

^ Bridgeport, CT natural gas rates recently averaged 13.19$/Mcf -- an estimated 31 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Bridgeport, CT

Energy in Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport, CT Electricity Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2017, Bridgeport's average rate of 19.91¢/kWh -- a difference of about +55% from the U.S. average of 12.82¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bridgeport Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Bridgeport (CT), electricity rates decreased an estimated 4 percent -- from 20.68¢/kWh (February 2016) to 19.91¢/kWh (February 2017).[1]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Bridgeport (Connecticut) of 20.68¢/kWh -- a difference of about +70% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bridgeport Electricity Statistics

Bridgeport Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Bridgeport, CT in February 2017 were 19.91¢/kWh -- an estimated 55 percent more 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: Bridgeport versus U.S. Averages

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

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Bridgeport, CT Solar Energy

Solar: Bridgeport vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Bridgeport (measured on a monthly basis) is 33 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Bridgeport

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Bridgeport -- averaging an estimated 548 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (320 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Bridgeport vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Bridgeport (measured monthly) is 19 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Bridgeport Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Bridgeport, CT

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bridgeport, CT is 4.43 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 Bridgeport, CT

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Bridgeport, CT is 5496 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Bridgeport.[2]

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

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Bridgeport, CT Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, Bridgeport's average rate of 13.19$/Mcf -- a difference of about +31% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bridgeport Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Bridgeport (CT), natural gas rates increased about 24 percent -- from 10.67$/Mcf (February 2016) to 13.19$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Bridgeport (Connecticut) of 10.67$/Mcf -- a difference of about +27% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bridgeport Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Bridgeport

Average natural gas rates in Bridgeport, CT in February 2017 were 13.19$/Mcf -- an estimated 31 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Bridgeport versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Bridgeport

Electric Companies in Bridgeport

Electric companies providing service in or near Bridgeport, CT.

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Gas Companies in Bridgeport

Gas companies that offer service in or near Bridgeport, CT.


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Solar Contractors in Bridgeport

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Connecticut Energy News

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Connecticut residents overpaid for electricity by $58 million in 2015The Connecticut OCC revealed this week that state residents paid about $58 million more than they should have for electricity in 2015.
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Rooftop solar could power 39 percent of the U.S.

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Solar energy broke records in 2015

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More information about Bridgeport

About Bridgeport

Bridgeport (CT) is a city in Fairfield County with an estimated population of 144,229.[4]

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