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Lincoln Electricity Rates

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

Lincoln Solar Energy

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

Lincoln Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Lincoln, IL

Energy in Lincoln, IL

Lincoln, IL Electricity Rates

March 2017

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

Lincoln Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Lincoln (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 Lincoln (Illinois) of 12.56¢/kWh -- a difference of about -0% from the United States average of 12.57¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lincoln Electricity Statistics

Lincoln Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Lincoln, 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: Lincoln versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Lincoln, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Lincoln vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Lincoln (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 Lincoln

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

Solar: Lincoln vs. Washington

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

Lincoln Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Lincoln, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Lincoln, IL is 4.82 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 Lincoln, IL

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

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Lincoln, IL Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

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

Lincoln Natural Gas, Year Over Year

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

Lincoln Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Lincoln

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Lincoln

Electric Companies in Lincoln

Electric companies providing service in or near Lincoln, IL.

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Gas Companies in Lincoln

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


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Solar Contractors in Lincoln

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

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Illinois Energy News

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More information about Lincoln

About Lincoln

Lincoln (IL) is a city in Logan County with an estimated population of 14,504.[4]

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Lincoln, IL Energy

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