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Grand Rapids Electricity Rates

^ Grand Rapids, MI electricity rates recently averaged 15.55¢/kWh -- an estimated 20 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Grand Rapids Solar Energy

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

Grand Rapids Natural Gas Rates

^ Grand Rapids, MI natural gas rates recently averaged 7.59$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Grand Rapids, MI

Energy in Grand Rapids, MI

Grand Rapids, MI Electricity Rates

March 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2018, Grand Rapids's average rate of 15.55¢/kWh -- a difference of about +20% from the U.S. average of 12.99¢/kWh that month.[1]

Grand Rapids Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Grand Rapids (MI), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 15.38¢/kWh (March 2017) to 15.55¢/kWh (March 2018).[1]

March 2017

In March 2017, the average electricity rate in Grand Rapids (Michigan) of 15.38¢/kWh -- a difference of about +19% from the United States average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Grand Rapids Electricity Statistics

Grand Rapids Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Grand Rapids, MI in March 2018 were 15.55¢/kWh -- an estimated 20 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Grand Rapids versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Grand Rapids electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Grand Rapids, MI Solar Energy

Solar: Grand Rapids vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Grand Rapids (measured on a monthly basis) is 36 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Grand Rapids

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Grand Rapids -- averaging an estimated 588 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (231 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Grand Rapids vs. Washington

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

Grand Rapids Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Grand Rapids, MI

The average monthly solar radiation level in Grand Rapids, MI is 4.25 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 Grand Rapids, MI

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

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

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Grand Rapids, MI Natural Gas Rates

March 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, March 2018, Grand Rapids's average rate of 7.59$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the U.S. average of 9.79$/Mcf that month.[3]

Grand Rapids Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Grand Rapids (MI), natural gas rates decreased about 2 percent -- from 7.72$/Mcf (March 2017) to 7.59$/Mcf (March 2018).[3]

March 2017

In March 2017, the average electricity rate in Grand Rapids (Michigan) of 7.72$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 9.90$/Mcf that month.[3]

Grand Rapids Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Grand Rapids

Average natural gas rates in Grand Rapids, MI in March 2018 were 7.59$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.79$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Grand Rapids versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Grand Rapids

Electric Companies in Grand Rapids

Electric companies providing service in or near Grand Rapids, MI.

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Gas Companies in Grand Rapids

Gas companies that offer service in or near Grand Rapids, MI.


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Solar Contractors in Grand Rapids

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Grand Rapids, MI.

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Michigan Energy News

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More information about Grand Rapids

About Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids (MI) is a city in Kent County with an estimated population of 188,040.[4]

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Grand Rapids, MI Energy

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