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Orchard Electricity Rates

^ Orchard, TX electricity rates recently averaged 11.68¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Orchard Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Orchard, TX is an estimated 28 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Orchard Natural Gas Rates

^ Orchard, TX natural gas rates recently averaged 16.36$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Orchard, TX

Energy in Orchard, TX

Orchard, TX Electricity Rates

May 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2018, Orchard's average rate of 11.68¢/kWh -- a difference of about -11% from the U.S. average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Orchard Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Orchard (TX), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 11.17¢/kWh (May 2017) to 11.68¢/kWh (May 2018).[1]

May 2017

In May 2017, the average electricity rate in Orchard (Texas) of 11.17¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the United States average of 13.01¢/kWh that month.[1]

Orchard Electricity Statistics

Orchard Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Orchard, TX in May 2018 were 11.68¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 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: Orchard versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Orchard, TX Solar Energy

Solar: Orchard vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Orchard (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Orchard

October is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Orchard -- averaging an estimated 524 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (366 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Orchard vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Orchard (measured monthly) is 28 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Orchard Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Orchard, TX

The average monthly solar radiation level in Orchard, TX is 4.79 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 Orchard, TX

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Orchard, TX is 5562 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Orchard.[2]

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

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Orchard, TX Natural Gas Rates

May 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2018, Orchard's average rate of 16.36$/Mcf -- a difference of about +20% from the U.S. average of 13.67$/Mcf that month.[3]

Orchard Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Orchard (TX), natural gas rates decreased about 6 percent -- from 17.36$/Mcf (May 2017) to 16.36$/Mcf (May 2018).[3]

May 2017

In May 2017, the average electricity rate in Orchard (Texas) of 17.36$/Mcf -- a difference of about +30% from the United States average of 13.32$/Mcf that month.[3]

Orchard Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Orchard

Average natural gas rates in Orchard, TX in May 2018 were 16.36$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.67$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Orchard versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Orchard

Electric Companies in Orchard

Electric companies providing service in or near Orchard, TX.

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Gas Companies in Orchard

Gas companies that offer service in or near Orchard, TX.


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Solar Contractors in Orchard

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Orchard, TX.

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More information about Orchard

About Orchard

Orchard (TX) is a city in Fort Bend County with an estimated population of 352.[4]

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