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Traverse City Electricity Rates

^ Traverse City, MI electricity rates recently averaged 15.67¢/kWh -- an estimated 22 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Traverse City Solar Energy

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

Traverse City Natural Gas Rates

^ Traverse City, MI natural gas rates recently averaged 7.92$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Traverse City, MI

Energy in Traverse City, MI

Traverse City, MI Electricity Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2018, Traverse City's average rate of 15.67¢/kWh -- a difference of about +22% from the U.S. average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Traverse City Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Traverse City (MI), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 15.40¢/kWh (April 2017) to 15.67¢/kWh (April 2018).[1]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Traverse City (Michigan) of 15.40¢/kWh -- a difference of about +21% from the United States average of 12.69¢/kWh that month.[1]

Traverse City Electricity Statistics

Traverse City Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Traverse City, MI in April 2018 were 15.67¢/kWh -- an estimated 22 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: Traverse City versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Traverse City electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Traverse City, MI Solar Energy

Solar: Traverse City vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Traverse City (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 Traverse City

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

Solar: Traverse City vs. Washington

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

Traverse City Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Traverse City, MI

The average monthly solar radiation level in Traverse City, 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 Traverse City, MI

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

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

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Traverse City, MI Natural Gas Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2018, Traverse City's average rate of 7.92$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the U.S. average of 10.12$/Mcf that month.[3]

Traverse City Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Traverse City (MI), natural gas rates decreased about 14 percent -- from 9.16$/Mcf (April 2017) to 7.92$/Mcf (April 2018).[3]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Traverse City (Michigan) of 9.16$/Mcf -- a difference of about -20% from the United States average of 11.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

Traverse City Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Traverse City

Average natural gas rates in Traverse City, MI in April 2018 were 7.92$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.12$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Traverse City versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Traverse City

Electric Companies in Traverse City

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Gas Companies in Traverse City

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Solar Contractors in Traverse City

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More information about Traverse City

About Traverse City

Traverse City (MI) is a city in Grand Traverse County with an estimated population of 14,674.[4]

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