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New Castle Electricity Rates

^ New Castle, DE electricity rates recently averaged 13.40¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

New Castle Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in New Castle, DE is an estimated 26 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

New Castle Natural Gas Rates

^ New Castle, DE natural gas rates recently averaged 18.79$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in New Castle, DE

Energy in New Castle, DE

New Castle, DE Electricity Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2017, New Castle's average rate of 13.40¢/kWh -- a difference of about +1% from the U.S. average of 13.22¢/kWh that month.[1]

New Castle Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in New Castle (DE), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 13.60¢/kWh (June 2016) to 13.40¢/kWh (June 2017).[1]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in New Castle (Delaware) of 13.60¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

New Castle Electricity Statistics

New Castle Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in New Castle, DE in June 2017 were 13.40¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 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: New Castle versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of New Castle electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

New Castle, DE Solar Energy

Solar: New Castle vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in New Castle (measured on a monthly basis) is 29 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in New Castle

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in New Castle -- averaging an estimated 567 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (314 kWhac).[2]

Solar: New Castle vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in New Castle (measured monthly) is 26 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

New Castle Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in New Castle, DE

The average monthly solar radiation level in New Castle, DE is 4.69 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 New Castle, DE

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in New Castle, DE is 5711 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in New Castle.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
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New Castle, DE Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2017, New Castle's average rate of 18.79$/Mcf -- a difference of about +18% from the U.S. average of 15.98$/Mcf that month.[3]

New Castle Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in New Castle (DE), natural gas rates increased about 7 percent -- from 17.54$/Mcf (June 2016) to 18.79$/Mcf (June 2017).[3]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in New Castle (Delaware) of 17.54$/Mcf -- a difference of about +21% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

New Castle Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in New Castle

Average natural gas rates in New Castle, DE in June 2017 were 18.79$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.98$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: New Castle versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in New Castle

Electric Companies in New Castle

Electric companies providing service in or near New Castle, DE.

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Gas Companies in New Castle

Gas companies that offer service in or near New Castle, DE.


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Solar Contractors in New Castle

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near New Castle, DE.

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Delaware Energy News

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More information about New Castle

About New Castle

New Castle (DE) is a city in New Castle County with an estimated population of 5,285.[4]

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New Castle, DE Energy

For more information on energy in New Castle, DE, or for additional resources regarding New Castle energy, visit the EIA.

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