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Essex Electricity Rates

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

Essex Solar Energy

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

Essex Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Essex, IL

Energy in Essex, IL

Essex, IL Electricity Rates

February 2017

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

Essex Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Essex (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 Essex (Illinois) of 11.94¢/kWh -- a difference of about -2% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

Essex Electricity Statistics

Essex Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Essex, 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]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Essex versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Essex, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Essex vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Essex (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 Essex

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

Solar: Essex vs. Washington

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

Essex Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Essex, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Essex, IL is 4.42 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 Essex, IL

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

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

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Essex, IL Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

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

Essex Natural Gas, Year Over Year

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

Essex Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Essex

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Essex

Electric Companies in Essex

Electric companies providing service in or near Essex, IL.

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Gas Companies in Essex

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


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Solar Contractors in Essex

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

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More information about Essex

About Essex

Essex (IL) is a village in Kankakee County with an estimated population of 802.[4]

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Essex, IL Energy

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