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Rio Rancho Electricity Rates

^ Rio Rancho, NM electricity rates recently averaged 13.10¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Rio Rancho Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Rio Rancho, NM is an estimated 74 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Rio Rancho Natural Gas Rates

^ Rio Rancho, NM natural gas rates recently averaged 13.45$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Rio Rancho, NM

Energy in Rio Rancho, NM

Rio Rancho, NM Electricity Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2018, Rio Rancho's average rate of 13.10¢/kWh -- a difference of about +1% from the U.S. average of 13.01¢/kWh that month.[1]

Rio Rancho Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Rio Rancho (NM), electricity rates decreased an estimated 0 percent -- from 13.13¢/kWh (September 2017) to 13.10¢/kWh (September 2018).[1]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Rio Rancho (New Mexico) of 13.13¢/kWh -- a difference of about -1% from the United States average of 13.28¢/kWh that month.[1]

Rio Rancho Electricity Statistics

Rio Rancho Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Rio Rancho, NM in September 2018 were 13.10¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 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: Rio Rancho versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Rio Rancho electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Rio Rancho, NM Solar Energy

Solar: Rio Rancho vs. Nevada

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

Solar Power Output in Rio Rancho

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Rio Rancho -- averaging an estimated 706 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (564 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Rio Rancho vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Rio Rancho (measured monthly) is 74 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Rio Rancho Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Rio Rancho, NM

The average monthly solar radiation level in Rio Rancho, NM is 6.48 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 Rio Rancho, NM

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Rio Rancho, NM is 7648 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Rio Rancho.[2]

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

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Rio Rancho, NM Natural Gas Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2018, Rio Rancho's average rate of 13.45$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the U.S. average of 17.32$/Mcf that month.[3]

Rio Rancho Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Rio Rancho (NM), natural gas rates decreased about 10 percent -- from 14.89$/Mcf (September 2017) to 13.45$/Mcf (September 2018).[3]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Rio Rancho (New Mexico) of 14.89$/Mcf -- a difference of about -12% from the United States average of 16.92$/Mcf that month.[3]

Rio Rancho Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Rio Rancho

Average natural gas rates in Rio Rancho, NM in September 2018 were 13.45$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.32$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Rio Rancho versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Rio Rancho

Electric Companies in Rio Rancho

Electric companies providing service in or near Rio Rancho, NM.

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Gas Companies in Rio Rancho

Gas companies that offer service in or near Rio Rancho, NM.


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Solar Contractors in Rio Rancho

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Rio Rancho, NM.

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More information about Rio Rancho

About Rio Rancho

Rio Rancho (NM) is a city in Sandoval County with an estimated population of 87,521.[4]

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Rio Rancho, NM Energy

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