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Melvin Electricity Rates

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

Melvin Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Melvin, IL is an estimated 26 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Melvin Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Melvin, IL

Energy in Melvin, IL

Melvin, IL Electricity Rates

March 2017

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

Melvin Electricty, Year Over Year

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

Melvin Electricity Statistics

Melvin Electricity Rates

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

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

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Melvin, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Melvin vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Melvin (measured on a monthly basis) is 29 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Melvin

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Melvin -- averaging an estimated 586 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (299 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Melvin vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Melvin (measured monthly) is 26 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Melvin Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Melvin, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Melvin, IL is 4.7 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 Melvin, IL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Melvin, IL is 5760 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Melvin.[2]

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

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Melvin, IL Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

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

Melvin Natural Gas, Year Over Year

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

Melvin Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Melvin

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Melvin

Electric Companies in Melvin

Electric companies providing service in or near Melvin, IL.

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Gas Companies in Melvin

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


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Solar Contractors in Melvin

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More information about Melvin

About Melvin

Melvin (IL) is a village in Ford County with an estimated population of 452.[4]

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Melvin, IL Energy

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