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U.S. Electricity Prices

U.S. electricity rates have historically increased 9% a year over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Washington, DC Electricity Prices

DC Electricity Prices

Washington, DC’s electricity rates have historically increased over 59% over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Virginia Electricity Prices

Virginia's electricity rates have increased over 42% over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Pennsylvania Electricity Prices

Pennsylvania's electricity rates have historically increased over 23% over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Ohio Electricity Prices

Ohio Electricity Prices

Ohio’s electricity rates have increased over 20% over the last five years and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

New Jersey Electricity Prices

New Jersey's electricity rates have historically increased over 62% over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Maryland % of Electricity from Solar Energy

2010 .025% 2014 .3% 2018 .9% 2022 2.0%
2011 .05% 2015 .4% 2019 1.2% 2023 2.0%
2012 .1% 2016 .5% 2020 1.5% 2024 2.0%
2013 .2% 2017 .55% 2021 1.85%

 

Delaware % of Electricity from Solar Energy *

2010 .014% 2016 1.0% 2022 2.5%
2011 .018% 2017 1.25% 2023 2.75%
2012 .02% 2018 1.5% 2024 3.0%
2013 .04% 2019 1.75% 2025 3.25%
2014 .06% 2020 2.0% 2026 3.5%
2015 .08% 2021 2.25%


* Years are based on a June 1 through May 31 period. For example, 2011 represents the 12 months of June 1, 2010, through May 31, 2011.

Pennsylvania % of Electricity from Solar Energy *

2007 .0013% 2011 .0203% 2015 .1440% 2019 .3900%
2008 .0030% 2012 .0325% 2016 .2500% 2020 .4433%
2009 .0063% 2013 .0510% 2017 .2933% 2021 .5000%
2010 .0120% 2014 .0840% 2018 .3400% 2022 .5000%

 

* Years are based on a June 1 through May 31 period. For example, 2010 represents the 12 months of June 1, 2009, through May 31, 2010.

The ACP for solar PV in Pennsylvania has been set at 200% of the average market value of the solar credits sold during the reporting period. The current ACP is approximately $500, but is subject to constant change. You can view the current market prices for Pennsylvania SRECs here.

Washington DC % of Electricity from Solar Energy

2008 .011% 2012 .07% 2016 .21% 2020 .40%
2009 .019% 2013 .10% 2017 .25% 2021 .40%
2010 .028% 2014 .13% 2018 .30% 2022 .40%
2011 .04% 2015 .17% 2019 .35% 2023 .40%

 

Maryland Electricity Prices

Electricity Prices in US and Maryland

Maryland’s electricity rates have historically increased by 9% a year over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Maryland Yearly ACP per SREC

2011 $400
2012 $400
2013 $400
2014 $400
2015 $350
2016 $350
2017 $200
2018 $200
2019 $150
2020 $150
2021 $100
2022 $100
2023 $50
2024 $50

Delaware Electricity Prices

Delaware Electricity Prices

Delaware’s electricity rates have increased over 50% over the last five years and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

New Jersey Yearly ACP per SREC

2011 $675
2012 $658
2013 $641
2014 $625
2015 $609
2016 $594

Ohio % of Electricity from Solar Energy

2013 .09% 2017 .22% 2021 .38%
2010 .01% 2014 .12% 2018 .26% 2022 .42%
2011 .03% 2015 .15% 2019 .3% 2023 .46%
2012 .06% 2016 .18% 2020 .34% 2024 .50%

New Jersey GWhs % of Electricity from Solar Energy *

2015 965 GWhs 2020 2,164 GWhs 2025 4,610 GWhs
2011 306 GWhs 2016 1,150 GWhs 2021 2,518 GWhs 2026 5,316 GWhs
2012 442 GWhs 2017 1,357 GWhs 2022 2,928 GWhs
2013 596 GWhs 2018 1,591 GWhs 2023 3,433 GWhs
2014 772 GWhs 2019 1,868 GWhs 2024 3,989 GWhs


* Years are based on a June 1 through May 31 period. For example, 2011 represents the 12 months of June 1, 2010, through May 31, 2011.

Michigan Electricity Prices

Michigan’s electricity rates have increased over 50% over the last five years and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

New York Electricity Prices

New York’s electricity rates have increased over 20% during the last five years and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

West Virginia Electricity Prices

West Virginia’s electricity rates have increased over 25% during the last five years and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Massachusetts Electricity Prices

Massachusetts’ electricity rates have increased over 44% over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

Massachusetts % of Electricity from Solar Energy *

2011 6% 2015 10% 2019 14%
2012 7% 2016 11% 2020 15% *
2013 8% 2017 12%
2014 9% 2018 13%


* Increases an additional 1% each year thereafter, with no stated expiration date.

Ohio Yearly ACP per SREC

2011 $400
2012 $350
2013 $350
2014 $300
2015 $300
2016 $250
2017 $250
2018 $200
2019 $200
2020 $150
2021 $150
2022 $100
2023 $100

Connecticut Electricity Prices

Connecticut’ electricity rates have historically increased over 75% over the last decade, and are forecast to continue rising for the foreseeable future. We factor this into the payback calculations in our Solar Calculator and show you how much you can save with solar panels, by freeing yourself from rising electricity prices and effectively locking in your own electricity rates for 25 years!

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