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Des Plaines Electricity Rates

^ Des Plaines, IL electricity rates recently averaged 12.32¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Des Plaines Solar Energy

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

Des Plaines Natural Gas Rates

^ Des Plaines, IL natural gas rates recently averaged 6.79$/Mcf -- an estimated 30 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Des Plaines, IL

Energy in Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines, IL Electricity Rates

December 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, December 2020, Des Plaines's average rate of 12.32¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the U.S. average of 12.80¢/kWh that month.[1]

Des Plaines Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Des Plaines (IL), electricity rates decreased an estimated 4 percent -- from 12.79¢/kWh (December 2019) to 12.32¢/kWh (December 2020).[1]

December 2019

In December 2019, the average electricity rate in Des Plaines (Illinois) of 12.79¢/kWh -- a difference of about +1% from the United States average of 12.68¢/kWh that month.[1]

Des Plaines Electricity Statistics

Des Plaines Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Des Plaines, IL in December 2020 were 12.32¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Des Plaines versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Des Plaines electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Des Plaines, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Des Plaines vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Des Plaines (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 Des Plaines

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

Solar: Des Plaines vs. Washington

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

Des Plaines Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Des Plaines, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Des Plaines, IL is 4.41 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 Des Plaines, IL

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

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

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Des Plaines, IL Natural Gas Rates

December 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, December 2020, Des Plaines's average rate of 6.79$/Mcf -- a difference of about -30% from the U.S. average of 9.73$/Mcf that month.[3]

Des Plaines Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Des Plaines (IL), natural gas rates increased about 3 percent -- from 6.60$/Mcf (December 2019) to 6.79$/Mcf (December 2020).[3]

December 2019

In December 2019, the average electricity rate in Des Plaines (Illinois) of 6.60$/Mcf -- a difference of about -29% from the United States average of 9.30$/Mcf that month.[3]

Des Plaines Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Des Plaines

Average natural gas rates in Des Plaines, IL in December 2020 were 6.79$/Mcf -- an estimated 30 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.73$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Des Plaines versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Des Plaines

Electric Companies in Des Plaines

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      Solar Contractors in Des Plaines

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        About Des Plaines

        Des Plaines (IL) is a city in Cook County with an estimated population of 58,364.[4]

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