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Dakota Electricity Rates

^ Dakota, IL electricity rates recently averaged 13.76¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Dakota Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Dakota, IL is an estimated 21 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Dakota Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Dakota, IL

Energy in Dakota, IL

Dakota, IL Electricity Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2017, Dakota's average rate of 13.76¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the U.S. average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Dakota Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Dakota (IL), electricity rates increased an estimated 10 percent -- from 12.56¢/kWh (March 2016) to 13.76¢/kWh (March 2017).[1]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in Dakota (Illinois) of 12.56¢/kWh -- a difference of about -0% from the United States average of 12.57¢/kWh that month.[1]

Dakota Electricity Statistics

Dakota Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Dakota, IL in March 2017 were 13.76¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 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: Dakota versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Dakota, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Dakota vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Dakota (measured on a monthly basis) is 32 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Dakota

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Dakota -- averaging an estimated 584 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (250 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Dakota vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Dakota (measured monthly) is 21 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Dakota Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Dakota, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Dakota, IL is 4.5 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 Dakota, IL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Dakota, IL is 5569 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Dakota.[2]

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

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Dakota, IL Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

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

Dakota Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Dakota (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 Dakota (Illinois) of 6.30$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Dakota Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Dakota

Average natural gas rates in Dakota, 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: Dakota versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Dakota

Electric Companies in Dakota

Electric companies providing service in or near Dakota, IL.

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Gas Companies in Dakota

Gas companies that offer service in or near Dakota, IL.


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Solar Contractors in Dakota

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Dakota, IL.

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Illinois Energy News

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More information about Dakota

About Dakota

Dakota (IL) is a village in Stephenson County with an estimated population of 506.[4]

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Dakota, IL Energy

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