Monthly Average Retail Price of Electricity - Commercial

The average price per kilowatt-hour represents the total bill divided by the kilowatt-hour usage. The total bill is the sum of all items appearing on an electricity bill such as fixed costs, variable rate per kWh, taxes, surcharges, late fees, and even credits for rebates.
(Prices last updated 08/09/2018.)

Statewide

Cents per Kilowatt-hour (¢/kWh)

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008
January 14.4 13.9 13.4 14.6 16.4 14.8 14.5 15.5 15.2 15.5 15.2
February 13.6 13.4 13.6 16.0 17.5 15.5 14.3 15.2 15.3 15.1 14.8
March 13.4 14.2 13.6 15.1 16.9 14.7 14.3 14.8 14.8 14.3 15.0
April 13.3 13.8 13.8 14.5 14.9 14.0 14.5 15.0 15.5 13.7 15.2
May 13.7 14.6 13.6 14.5 15.0 14.4 14.6 15.6 16.3 14.3 16.5
June   16.0 15.1 15.8 16.4 15.9 15.9 17.0 17.3 16.3 18.0
July   16.1 15.7 16.2 16.7 16.7 16.5 17.3 17.9 16.2 19.4
August   16.0 15.6 16.0 16.4 16.2 15.3 17.1 16.9 16.6 18.9
September   16.1 15.8 16.1 16.8 16.5 16.2 16.7 16.0 16.6 17.6
October   15.0 14.9 15.3 15.8 15.2 15.1 15.7 16.2 16.0 16.3
November   13.9 14.0 14.0 15.3 13.7 14.3 14.6 15.9 14.5 15.5
December   13.4 13.8 13.9 14.9 14.5 14.5 14.4 15.7 15.4 15.0

Source: U.S. DOE, Energy Information Administration.
"Electric Power Monthly"

EIA data released approximately 2.5 months after month ends.