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Chester Electricity Rates

^ Chester, NJ electricity rates recently averaged 15.93¢/kWh -- an estimated 20 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Chester Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Chester, NJ is an estimated 19 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Chester Natural Gas Rates

^ Chester, NJ natural gas rates recently averaged 9.55$/Mcf -- an estimated 11 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Chester, NJ

Energy in Chester, NJ

Chester, NJ Electricity Rates

April 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2020, Chester's average rate of 15.93¢/kWh -- a difference of about +20% from the U.S. average of 13.28¢/kWh that month.[1]

Chester Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Chester (NJ), electricity rates decreased an estimated 3 percent -- from 16.41¢/kWh (April 2019) to 15.93¢/kWh (April 2020).[1]

April 2019

In April 2019, the average electricity rate in Chester (New Jersey) of 16.41¢/kWh -- a difference of about +23% from the United States average of 13.29¢/kWh that month.[1]

Chester Electricity Statistics

Chester Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Chester, NJ in April 2020 were 15.93¢/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: Chester versus U.S. Averages

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

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Chester, NJ Solar Energy

Solar: Chester vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Chester (measured on a monthly basis) is 33 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Chester

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Chester -- averaging an estimated 545 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (314 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Chester vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Chester (measured monthly) is 19 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Chester Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Chester, NJ

The average monthly solar radiation level in Chester, NJ is 4.45 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

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→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Chester, NJ

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Chester, NJ is 5462 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Chester.[2]

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

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Chester, NJ Natural Gas Rates

April 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2020, Chester's average rate of 9.55$/Mcf -- a difference of about -11% from the U.S. average of 10.68$/Mcf that month.[3]

Chester Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Chester (NJ), natural gas rates increased about 3 percent -- from 9.23$/Mcf (April 2019) to 9.55$/Mcf (April 2020).[3]

April 2019

In April 2019, the average electricity rate in Chester (New Jersey) of 9.23$/Mcf -- a difference of about -16% from the United States average of 10.94$/Mcf that month.[3]

Chester Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Chester

Average natural gas rates in Chester, NJ in April 2020 were 9.55$/Mcf -- an estimated 11 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.68$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Chester versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Chester

Electric Companies in Chester

Electric companies providing service in or near Chester, NJ.

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    Gas Companies in Chester

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Chester, NJ.


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      Solar Contractors in Chester

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Chester, NJ.

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        More information about Chester

        About Chester

        Chester (NJ) is a borough in Morris County with an estimated population of 1,649.[4]

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        Chester, NJ Energy

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