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Bend Electricity Rates

^ Bend, OR electricity rates recently averaged 10.86¢/kWh -- an estimated 16 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Bend Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Bend, OR is an estimated 38 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Bend Natural Gas Rates

^ Bend, OR natural gas rates recently averaged 11.10$/Mcf -- an estimated 10 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Bend, OR

Energy in Bend, OR

Bend, OR Electricity Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2018, Bend's average rate of 10.86¢/kWh -- a difference of about -16% from the U.S. average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bend Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Bend (OR), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 10.68¢/kWh (April 2017) to 10.86¢/kWh (April 2018).[1]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Bend (Oregon) of 10.68¢/kWh -- a difference of about -16% from the United States average of 12.69¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bend Electricity Statistics

Bend Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Bend, OR in April 2018 were 10.86¢/kWh -- an estimated 16 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: Bend versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Bend, OR Solar Energy

Solar: Bend vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Bend (measured on a monthly basis) is 22 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Bend

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Bend -- averaging an estimated 712 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (295 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Bend vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Bend (measured monthly) is 38 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Bend Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Bend, OR

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bend, OR is 5.14 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 Bend, OR

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Bend, OR is 6262 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Bend.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Bend, OR Natural Gas Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2018, Bend's average rate of 11.10$/Mcf -- a difference of about +10% from the U.S. average of 10.12$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bend Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Bend (OR), natural gas rates decreased about 0 percent -- from 11.15$/Mcf (April 2017) to 11.10$/Mcf (April 2018).[3]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Bend (Oregon) of 11.15$/Mcf -- a difference of about -2% from the United States average of 11.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bend Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Bend

Average natural gas rates in Bend, OR in April 2018 were 11.10$/Mcf -- an estimated 10 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.12$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Bend versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Bend

Electric Companies in Bend

Electric companies providing service in or near Bend, OR.

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Gas Companies in Bend

Gas companies that offer service in or near Bend, OR.


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Solar Contractors in Bend

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Bend, OR.

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Oregon Energy News

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More information about Bend

About Bend

Bend (OR) is a city in Deschutes County with an estimated population of 76,639.[4]

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Bend, OR Energy

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