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Meriden Electricity Rates

^ Meriden, CT electricity rates recently averaged 20.94¢/kWh -- an estimated 61 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Meriden Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Meriden, CT is an estimated 16 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Meriden Natural Gas Rates

^ Meriden, CT natural gas rates recently averaged 16.63$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Meriden, CT

Energy in Meriden, CT

Meriden, CT Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Meriden's average rate of 20.94¢/kWh -- a difference of about +61% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Meriden Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Meriden (CT), electricity rates decreased an estimated 3 percent -- from 21.63¢/kWh (May 2016) to 20.94¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Meriden (Connecticut) of 21.63¢/kWh -- a difference of about +69% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Meriden Electricity Statistics

Meriden Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Meriden, CT in May 2017 were 20.94¢/kWh -- an estimated 61 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: Meriden versus U.S. Averages

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

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Meriden, CT Solar Energy

Solar: Meriden vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Meriden (measured on a monthly basis) is 35 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Meriden

June is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Meriden -- averaging an estimated 530 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (291 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Meriden vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Meriden (measured monthly) is 16 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Meriden Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Meriden, CT

The average monthly solar radiation level in Meriden, CT is 4.32 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 Meriden, CT

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Meriden, CT is 5324 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Meriden.[2]

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

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Meriden, CT Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Meriden's average rate of 16.63$/Mcf -- a difference of about +26% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Meriden Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Meriden (CT), natural gas rates increased about 11 percent -- from 15.03$/Mcf (May 2016) to 16.63$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Meriden (Connecticut) of 15.03$/Mcf -- a difference of about +29% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Meriden Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Meriden

Average natural gas rates in Meriden, CT in May 2017 were 16.63$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Meriden versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Meriden

Electric Companies in Meriden

Electric companies providing service in or near Meriden, CT.

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Gas Companies in Meriden

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


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Solar Contractors in Meriden

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Meriden, CT.

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Connecticut Energy News

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More information about Meriden

About Meriden

Meriden (CT) is a city in New Haven County with an estimated population of 60,868.[4]

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