E-WisdomE-Wisdom
Energy Knowledge

Plainfield, NJ Energy

Plainfield Electricity Rates

^ Plainfield, NJ electricity rates recently averaged 15.28¢/kWh -- an estimated 17 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Plainfield Solar Energy

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

Plainfield Natural Gas Rates

^ Plainfield, NJ natural gas rates recently averaged 10.00$/Mcf -- an estimated 6 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Plainfield, NJ

Energy in Plainfield, NJ

Plainfield, NJ Electricity Rates

November 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, November 2019, Plainfield's average rate of 15.28¢/kWh -- a difference of about +17% from the U.S. average of 13.04¢/kWh that month.[1]

Plainfield Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Plainfield (NJ), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 14.99¢/kWh (November 2018) to 15.28¢/kWh (November 2019).[1]

November 2018

In November 2018, the average electricity rate in Plainfield (New Jersey) of 14.99¢/kWh -- a difference of about +16% from the United States average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Plainfield Electricity Statistics

Plainfield Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Plainfield, NJ in November 2019 were 15.28¢/kWh -- an estimated 17 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: Plainfield versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Plainfield, NJ Solar Energy

Solar: Plainfield vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Plainfield (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 Plainfield

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

Solar: Plainfield vs. Washington

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

Plainfield Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Plainfield, NJ

The average monthly solar radiation level in Plainfield, NJ is 4.45 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 Plainfield, NJ

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

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Plainfield, NJ Natural Gas Rates

November 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, November 2019, Plainfield's average rate of 10.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about +6% from the U.S. average of 9.43$/Mcf that month.[3]

Plainfield Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Plainfield (NJ), natural gas rates increased about 5 percent -- from 9.49$/Mcf (November 2018) to 10.00$/Mcf (November 2019).[3]

November 2018

In November 2018, the average electricity rate in Plainfield (New Jersey) of 9.49$/Mcf -- a difference of about +1% from the United States average of 9.41$/Mcf that month.[3]

Plainfield Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Plainfield

Average natural gas rates in Plainfield, NJ in November 2019 were 10.00$/Mcf -- an estimated 6 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.43$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Plainfield versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Plainfield

Electric Companies in Plainfield

Electric companies providing service in or near Plainfield, NJ.

    Sorry, no local electric companies found.

    Our search for electric companies located in Plainfield produced no matches.

    Gas Companies in Plainfield

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


      Sorry, no local gas companies were found.

      Our search for gas companies located in Plainfield produced no matches.

      Solar Contractors in Plainfield

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

        Sorry, no local solar contractors were found.

        Our search for solar contractors located in or near Plainfield produced no matches.

        New Jersey Energy News

        Wind, solar combine to make up two-thirds of new energy …

        Wind, solar combine to make up two-thirds of new energy … Nearly all new electricity generation in the United States originated from one of three sources in 2015 – wind energy, solar energy or natural gas.
        Read More

        The world is warming up to floating solar farms

        The world is warming up to floating solar farmsOne particular type of solar energy imitative has been making waves in multiple countries across the globe: floating solar panel installations.
        Read More

        Solar energy broke records in 2015

        Solar energy broke records in 2015Last year was a record-breaking one for solar power generation in the U.S., and 2016 looks to have an even brighter future, the SEIA said.
        Read More

        More information about Plainfield

        About Plainfield

        Plainfield (NJ) is a city in Union County with an estimated population of 49,808.[4]

        E-Wisdom Newsletter

        Subscribe to get the latest on energy delivered to your inbox, once per week.

        Plainfield, NJ Energy

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

        Other New Jersey Cities

        References