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Orion Electricity Rates

^ Orion, IL electricity rates recently averaged 11.69¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Orion Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Orion, IL is an estimated 22 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Orion Natural Gas Rates

^ Orion, IL natural gas rates recently averaged 8.71$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Orion, IL

Energy in Orion, IL

Orion, IL Electricity Rates

December 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, December 2016, Orion's average rate of 11.69¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the U.S. average of 12.21¢/kWh that month.[1]

Orion Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Orion (IL), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 11.82¢/kWh (December 2015) to 11.69¢/kWh (December 2016).[1]

December 2015

In December 2015, the average electricity rate in Orion (Illinois) of 11.82¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 12.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

Orion Electricity Statistics

Orion Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Orion, IL in December 2016 were 11.69¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 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: Orion versus U.S. Averages

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

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Orion, IL Solar Energy

Solar: Orion vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Orion (measured on a monthly basis) is 31 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Orion

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Orion -- averaging an estimated 570 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (282 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Orion vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Orion (measured monthly) is 22 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Orion Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Orion, IL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Orion, IL is 4.55 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 Orion, IL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Orion, IL is 5595 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Orion.[2]

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

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Orion, IL Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, November 2016, Orion's average rate of 8.71$/Mcf -- a difference of about -19% from the U.S. average of 10.76$/Mcf that month.[3]

Orion Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Orion (IL), natural gas rates increased about 22 percent -- from 7.13$/Mcf (November 2015) to 8.71$/Mcf (November 2016).[3]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in Orion (Illinois) of 7.13$/Mcf -- a difference of about -29% from the United States average of 10.02$/Mcf that month.[3]

Orion Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Orion

Average natural gas rates in Orion, IL in November 2016 were 8.71$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.76$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Orion versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Orion

Electric Companies in Orion

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Gas Companies in Orion

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Solar Contractors in Orion

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More information about Orion

About Orion

Orion (IL) is a village in Henry County with an estimated population of 1,861.[4]

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Orion, IL Energy

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