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Lorain Electricity Rates

^ Lorain, OH electricity rates recently averaged 12.55¢/kWh -- an estimated 3 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Lorain Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Lorain, OH is an estimated 10 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Lorain Natural Gas Rates

^ Lorain, OH natural gas rates recently averaged 7.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 25 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Lorain, OH

Energy in Lorain, OH

Lorain, OH Electricity Rates

March 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2018, Lorain's average rate of 12.55¢/kWh -- a difference of about -3% from the U.S. average of 12.99¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lorain Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Lorain (OH), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 12.35¢/kWh (March 2017) to 12.55¢/kWh (March 2018).[1]

March 2017

In March 2017, the average electricity rate in Lorain (Ohio) of 12.35¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lorain Electricity Statistics

Lorain Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Lorain, OH in March 2018 were 12.55¢/kWh -- an estimated 3 percent less 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: Lorain versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Lorain, OH Solar Energy

Solar: Lorain vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Lorain (measured on a monthly basis) is 38 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Lorain

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Lorain -- averaging an estimated 567 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (183 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Lorain vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Lorain (measured monthly) is 10 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Lorain Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Lorain, OH

The average monthly solar radiation level in Lorain, OH is 4.12 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 Lorain, OH

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Lorain, OH is 5067 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Lorain.[2]

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

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Lorain, OH Natural Gas Rates

March 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, March 2018, Lorain's average rate of 7.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the U.S. average of 9.79$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lorain Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Lorain (OH), natural gas rates decreased about 6 percent -- from 7.77$/Mcf (March 2017) to 7.31$/Mcf (March 2018).[3]

March 2017

In March 2017, the average electricity rate in Lorain (Ohio) of 7.77$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 9.90$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lorain Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Lorain

Average natural gas rates in Lorain, OH in March 2018 were 7.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 25 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.79$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Lorain versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Lorain

Electric Companies in Lorain

Electric companies providing service in or near Lorain, OH.

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Gas Companies in Lorain

Gas companies that offer service in or near Lorain, OH.


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Solar Contractors in Lorain

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More information about Lorain

About Lorain

Lorain (OH) is a city in Lorain County with an estimated population of 64,097.[4]

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Lorain, OH Energy

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