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Independence Electricity Rates

^ Independence, OR electricity rates recently averaged 11.25¢/kWh -- an estimated 14 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Independence Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Independence, OR is an estimated 12 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Independence Natural Gas Rates

^ Independence, OR natural gas rates recently averaged 15.10$/Mcf -- an estimated 16 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Independence, OR

Energy in Independence, OR

Independence, OR Electricity Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2018, Independence's average rate of 11.25¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the U.S. average of 13.12¢/kWh that month.[1]

Independence Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Independence (OR), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 10.94¢/kWh (July 2017) to 11.25¢/kWh (July 2018).[1]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Independence (Oregon) of 10.94¢/kWh -- a difference of about -17% from the United States average of 13.11¢/kWh that month.[1]

Independence Electricity Statistics

Independence Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Independence, OR in July 2018 were 11.25¢/kWh -- an estimated 14 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: Independence versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Independence, OR Solar Energy

Solar: Independence vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Independence (measured on a monthly basis) is 37 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Independence

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Independence -- averaging an estimated 643 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (173 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Independence vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Independence (measured monthly) is 12 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Independence Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Independence, OR

The average monthly solar radiation level in Independence, OR is 4.16 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 Independence, OR

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Independence, OR is 5085 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Independence.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Independence, OR Natural Gas Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2018, Independence's average rate of 15.10$/Mcf -- a difference of about -16% from the U.S. average of 17.88$/Mcf that month.[3]

Independence Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Independence (OR), natural gas rates decreased about 2 percent -- from 15.42$/Mcf (July 2017) to 15.10$/Mcf (July 2018).[3]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Independence (Oregon) of 15.42$/Mcf -- a difference of about -14% from the United States average of 17.86$/Mcf that month.[3]

Independence Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Independence

Average natural gas rates in Independence, OR in July 2018 were 15.10$/Mcf -- an estimated 16 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.88$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Independence versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Independence

Electric Companies in Independence

Electric companies providing service in or near Independence, OR.

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Gas Companies in Independence

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


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Solar Contractors in Independence

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

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More information about Independence

About Independence

Independence (OR) is a city in Polk County with an estimated population of 8,590.[4]

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Independence, OR Energy

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