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Braidwood Electricity Rates

^ Braidwood, IL electricity rates recently averaged 12.21¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Braidwood Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Braidwood, IL is an estimated 18 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Braidwood Natural Gas Rates

^ Braidwood, IL natural gas rates recently averaged 8.32$/Mcf -- an estimated 17 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Braidwood, IL

Energy in Braidwood, IL

Braidwood, IL Electricity Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2017, Braidwood's average rate of 12.21¢/kWh -- a difference of about -5% from the U.S. average of 12.82¢/kWh that month.[1]

Braidwood Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Braidwood (IL), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 11.94¢/kWh (February 2016) to 12.21¢/kWh (February 2017).[1]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Braidwood (Illinois) of 11.94¢/kWh -- a difference of about -2% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

Braidwood Electricity Statistics

Braidwood Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Braidwood, IL in February 2017 were 12.21¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Braidwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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Braidwood, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Braidwood vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Braidwood (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 Braidwood

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Braidwood -- averaging an estimated 592 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (250 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Braidwood vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Braidwood (measured monthly) is 18 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Braidwood Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Braidwood, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Braidwood, IL is 4.42 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

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→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Braidwood, IL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Braidwood, IL is 5431 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Braidwood.[2]

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→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

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Braidwood, IL Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, Braidwood's average rate of 8.32$/Mcf -- a difference of about -17% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

Braidwood Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Braidwood (IL), natural gas rates increased about 32 percent -- from 6.30$/Mcf (February 2016) to 8.32$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Braidwood (Illinois) of 6.30$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Braidwood Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Braidwood

Average natural gas rates in Braidwood, IL in February 2017 were 8.32$/Mcf -- an estimated 17 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Braidwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Braidwood

Electric Companies in Braidwood

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      Solar Contractors in Braidwood

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        More information about Braidwood

        About Braidwood

        Braidwood (IL) is a city in Will County with an estimated population of 6,191.[4]

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