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Altamont Electricity Rates

^ Altamont, IL electricity rates recently averaged 13.71¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Altamont Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Altamont, IL is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Altamont Natural Gas Rates

^ Altamont, IL natural gas rates recently averaged 10.13$/Mcf -- an estimated 23 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Altamont, IL

Energy in Altamont, IL

Altamont, IL Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Altamont's average rate of 13.71¢/kWh -- a difference of about +5% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Altamont Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Altamont (IL), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 13.29¢/kWh (May 2016) to 13.71¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Altamont (Illinois) of 13.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about +4% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Altamont Electricity Statistics

Altamont Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Altamont, IL in May 2017 were 13.71¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 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: Altamont versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Altamont, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Altamont vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Altamont (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Altamont

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Altamont -- averaging an estimated 593 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (321 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Altamont vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Altamont (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Altamont Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Altamont, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Altamont, IL is 4.83 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 Altamont, IL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Altamont, IL is 5887 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Altamont.[2]

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

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Altamont, IL Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Altamont's average rate of 0.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about -100% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Altamont Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Altamont (IL), natural gas rates decreased about 100 percent -- from 10.49$/Mcf (May 2016) to 0.00$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Altamont (Illinois) of 10.49$/Mcf -- a difference of about -10% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Altamont Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Altamont

Average natural gas rates in Altamont, IL in April 2017 were 10.13$/Mcf -- an estimated 23 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Altamont versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Altamont

Electric Companies in Altamont

Electric companies providing service in or near Altamont, IL.

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Gas Companies in Altamont

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Solar Contractors in Altamont

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More information about Altamont

About Altamont

Altamont (IL) is a city in Effingham County with an estimated population of 2,319.[4]

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