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East Chicago Electricity Rates

^ East Chicago, IN electricity rates recently averaged 11.78¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

East Chicago Solar Energy

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

East Chicago Natural Gas Rates

^ East Chicago, IN natural gas rates recently averaged 8.59$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in East Chicago, IN

Energy in East Chicago, IN

East Chicago, IN Electricity Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2017, East Chicago's average rate of 11.78¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the U.S. average of 12.82¢/kWh that month.[1]

East Chicago Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in East Chicago (IN), electricity rates increased an estimated 12 percent -- from 10.53¢/kWh (February 2016) to 11.78¢/kWh (February 2017).[1]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in East Chicago (Indiana) of 10.53¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

East Chicago Electricity Statistics

East Chicago Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in East Chicago, IN in February 2017 were 11.78¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 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: East Chicago versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of East Chicago electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

East Chicago, IN Solar Energy

Solar: East Chicago vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in East Chicago (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 East Chicago

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

Solar: East Chicago vs. Washington

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

East Chicago Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in East Chicago, IN

The average monthly solar radiation level in East Chicago, IN is 4.41 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 East Chicago, IN

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

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

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East Chicago, IN Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, East Chicago's average rate of 8.59$/Mcf -- a difference of about -15% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

East Chicago Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in East Chicago (IN), natural gas rates increased about 36 percent -- from 6.33$/Mcf (February 2016) to 8.59$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in East Chicago (Indiana) of 6.33$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

East Chicago Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in East Chicago

Average natural gas rates in East Chicago, IN in February 2017 were 8.59$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: East Chicago versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in East Chicago

Electric Companies in East Chicago

Electric companies providing service in or near East Chicago, IN.

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Gas Companies in East Chicago

Gas companies that offer service in or near East Chicago, IN.


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Solar Contractors in East Chicago

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near East Chicago, IN.

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More information about East Chicago

About East Chicago

East Chicago (IN) is a city in Lake County with an estimated population of 29,698.[4]

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East Chicago, IN Energy

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