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Solar Energy in Illinois

Solar Panels in Illinois

There are currently at least 0 solar panel installations throughout the state of Illinois right now.

Solar Energy Data in IL by City

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IL Solar Energy

Solar Power in Illinois

Solar Energy Levels in Illinois

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Solar Radiation in Illinois

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Illinois solar radiation levels compare to average levels in an area with historcially high levels (NV) and one with historically low levels (WA). [1]

→ k/m/d = kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).
→ Illinois values listed here are based on the capital, Springfield.

Solar Installs in Illinois

Solar Panel Installations in Illinois

A look at solar installs in Illinois. The chart below visualizes install totals for the top five counties in IL vs. the cumulative install total of rest of IL counties combined.

Breakdown of Solar Installs in Illinois

There are currently at least 0 solar panel installations throughout the state of Illinois right now. [1]

  • Top Five Solar Install Counties in Illinois
    • n/a County: 0 solar installs
    • n/a County: 0 solar installs
    • n/a County: solar installs
    • n/a County: solar installs
    • n/a County: solar installs
    • Everywhere Else: 0 solar installs

Note: Install totals presented here are those voluntarily contributed from a variety of sources including solar incentive programs, utilities, installers, and the general public. [1] Data for some states is thinner than others.

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Cost of Utilities in Illinois

Illinois Electricity Costs

Residential electricity prices in Illinois averaged 13.23 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in July 2021, which was approximately 5% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.90¢/kWh in July. [2]

Solar Power Poll: Illinois

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Illinois Natural Gas Costs

Residential natural gas prices in Illinois averaged $22.21 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in July 2021, which was about 11% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $19.94 per Mcf in July. [3]

More about Illinois

About Illinois

Illinois ranks 7th among all states in the U.S. with a population of approximately 12,830,632. [4]

IL Solar Power

Solar Energy in IL

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in Illinois, or for additional solar-related resources in IL, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Various missions to space by different countries are known to utilize solar energy as a main power source.

Cities in Illinois

ZIP Codes in Illinois


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