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Solar Power in Wisconsin
Solar Energy Levels in Wisconsin
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Solar Radiation in Wisconsin
Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Wisconsin solar radiation levels compare to average levels in an area with historcially high levels (NV) and one with historically low levels (WA). 
→ k/m/d = kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).
→ Wisconsin values listed here are based on the capital, Madison.
Solar Installs in Wisconsin
Solar Panel Installations in Wisconsin
A look at solar installs in Wisconsin. The chart below visualizes install totals for the top five counties in WI vs. the cumulative install total of rest of WI counties combined.
Breakdown of Solar Installs in Wisconsin
There are currently at least 3,321 solar panel installations throughout the state of Wisconsin right now. 
Top Five Solar Install Counties in Wisconsin
Dane County: 635 solar installs
Milwaukee County: 290 solar installs
Portage County: 186 solar installs
Waukesha County: 141 solar installs
Sauk County: 102 solar installs
Everywhere Else: 1,967 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.  Data for some states is thinner than others.
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Cost of Utilities in Wisconsin
Wisconsin Electricity Costs
Residential electricity prices in Wisconsin averaged 14.00 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in January 2019, which was approximately 12% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 12.47¢/kWh in January. 
Solar Power Poll: Wisconsin
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Wisconsin Natural Gas Costs
Residential natural gas prices in Wisconsin averaged $7.23 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in January 2019, which was about 23% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $9.43 per Mcf in January. 
More about Wisconsin
Wisconsin ranks 19th among all states in the U.S. with a population of approximately 5,686,986.