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Worcester, MA Energy

Worcester Electricity Rates

^ Worcester, MA electricity rates recently averaged 19.97¢/kWh -- an estimated 51 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Worcester Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Worcester, MA is an estimated 20 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Worcester Natural Gas Rates

^ Worcester, MA natural gas rates recently averaged 13.57$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Worcester, MA

Energy in Worcester, MA

Worcester, MA Electricity Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2017, Worcester's average rate of 19.97¢/kWh -- a difference of about +51% from the U.S. average of 13.22¢/kWh that month.[1]

Worcester Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Worcester (MA), electricity rates increased an estimated 8 percent -- from 18.52¢/kWh (June 2016) to 19.97¢/kWh (June 2017).[1]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Worcester (Massachusetts) of 18.52¢/kWh -- a difference of about +46% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

Worcester Electricity Statistics

Worcester Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Worcester, MA in June 2017 were 19.97¢/kWh -- an estimated 51 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: Worcester versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Worcester, MA Solar Energy

Solar: Worcester vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Worcester (measured on a monthly basis) is 32 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Worcester

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Worcester -- averaging an estimated 569 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (311 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Worcester vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Worcester (measured monthly) is 20 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Worcester Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Worcester, MA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Worcester, MA is 4.49 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 Worcester, MA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Worcester, MA is 5577 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Worcester.[2]

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

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Worcester, MA Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2017, Worcester's average rate of 13.57$/Mcf -- a difference of about -15% from the U.S. average of 15.98$/Mcf that month.[3]

Worcester Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Worcester (MA), natural gas rates increased about 6 percent -- from 12.84$/Mcf (June 2016) to 13.57$/Mcf (June 2017).[3]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Worcester (Massachusetts) of 12.84$/Mcf -- a difference of about -11% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Worcester Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Worcester

Average natural gas rates in Worcester, MA in June 2017 were 13.57$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.98$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Worcester versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Worcester

Electric Companies in Worcester

Electric companies providing service in or near Worcester, MA.

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Gas Companies in Worcester

Gas companies that offer service in or near Worcester, MA.


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Solar Contractors in Worcester

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Worcester, MA.

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Massachusetts Energy News

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Solar energy broke records in 2015

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More information about Worcester

About Worcester

Worcester (MA) is a city in Worcester County with an estimated population of 181,045.[4]

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Worcester, MA Energy

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