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Detroit Electricity Rates

^ Detroit, MI electricity rates recently averaged 16.07¢/kWh -- an estimated 23 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Detroit Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Detroit, MI is an estimated 14 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Detroit Natural Gas Rates

^ Detroit, MI natural gas rates recently averaged 13.46$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Detroit, MI

Energy in Detroit, MI

Detroit, MI Electricity Rates

June 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2018, Detroit's average rate of 16.07¢/kWh -- a difference of about +23% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Detroit Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Detroit (MI), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 15.86¢/kWh (June 2017) to 16.07¢/kWh (June 2018).[1]

June 2017

In June 2017, the average electricity rate in Detroit (Michigan) of 15.86¢/kWh -- a difference of about +20% from the United States average of 13.21¢/kWh that month.[1]

Detroit Electricity Statistics

Detroit Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Detroit, MI in June 2018 were 16.07¢/kWh -- an estimated 23 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: Detroit versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Detroit, MI Solar Energy

Solar: Detroit vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Detroit (measured on a monthly basis) is 35 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Detroit

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Detroit -- averaging an estimated 575 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (235 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Detroit vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Detroit (measured monthly) is 14 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Detroit Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Detroit, MI

The average monthly solar radiation level in Detroit, MI is 4.26 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 Detroit, MI

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Detroit, MI is 5277 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Detroit.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Detroit, MI Natural Gas Rates

June 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2018, Detroit's average rate of 13.46$/Mcf -- a difference of about -19% from the U.S. average of 16.53$/Mcf that month.[3]

Detroit Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Detroit (MI), natural gas rates increased about 2 percent -- from 13.16$/Mcf (June 2017) to 13.46$/Mcf (June 2018).[3]

June 2017

In June 2017, the average electricity rate in Detroit (Michigan) of 13.16$/Mcf -- a difference of about -18% from the United States average of 16.13$/Mcf that month.[3]

Detroit Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Detroit

Average natural gas rates in Detroit, MI in June 2018 were 13.46$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.53$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Detroit versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Detroit

Electric Companies in Detroit

Electric companies providing service in or near Detroit, MI.

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Gas Companies in Detroit

Gas companies that offer service in or near Detroit, MI.


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Solar Contractors in Detroit

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Detroit, MI.

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Michigan Energy News

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More information about Detroit

About Detroit

Detroit (MI) is a city in Wayne County with an estimated population of 713,777.[4]

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Detroit, MI Energy

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