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Empire Electricity Rates

^ Empire, MI electricity rates recently averaged 15.49¢/kWh -- an estimated 16 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Empire Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Empire, MI is an estimated 11 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Empire Natural Gas Rates

^ Empire, MI natural gas rates recently averaged 13.39$/Mcf -- an estimated 28 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Empire, MI

Energy in Empire, MI

Empire, MI Electricity Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2018, Empire's average rate of 15.49¢/kWh -- a difference of about +16% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Empire Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Empire (MI), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 15.63¢/kWh (August 2017) to 15.49¢/kWh (August 2018).[1]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Empire (Michigan) of 15.63¢/kWh -- a difference of about +19% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Empire Electricity Statistics

Empire Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Empire, MI in August 2018 were 15.49¢/kWh -- an estimated 16 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: Empire versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Empire, MI Solar Energy

Solar: Empire vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Empire (measured on a monthly basis) is 37 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Empire

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Empire -- averaging an estimated 592 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (182 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Empire vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Empire (measured monthly) is 11 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Empire Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Empire, MI

The average monthly solar radiation level in Empire, MI is 4.13 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 Empire, MI

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Empire, MI is 5158 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Empire.[2]

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

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Empire, MI Natural Gas Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2018, Empire's average rate of 13.39$/Mcf -- a difference of about -28% from the U.S. average of 18.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Empire Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Empire (MI), natural gas rates decreased about 3 percent -- from 13.79$/Mcf (August 2017) to 13.39$/Mcf (August 2018).[3]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Empire (Michigan) of 13.79$/Mcf -- a difference of about -24% from the United States average of 18.22$/Mcf that month.[3]

Empire Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Empire

Average natural gas rates in Empire, MI in August 2018 were 13.39$/Mcf -- an estimated 28 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.63$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Empire versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Empire

Electric Companies in Empire

Electric companies providing service in or near Empire, MI.

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Gas Companies in Empire

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


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Solar Contractors in Empire

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

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More information about Empire

About Empire

Empire (MI) is a village in Leelanau County with an estimated population of 375.[4]

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Empire, MI Energy

For more information on energy in Empire, MI, or for additional resources regarding Empire energy, visit the EIA.

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