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Electricity in Gulf Shores

^ Electricity prices in Gulf Shores, AL in January 2021 averaged 12.38 ¢/kWh, or about 2% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Gulf Shores

^ Natural gas prices in Gulf Shores, AL in January 2021 averaged 13.55 $/Mcf, or about 39% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Gulf Shores

^ Average solar radiation in Gulf Shores is about 30% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Gulf Shores, AL

Electricity Prices in Gulf Shores, AL

Residential Electricity Rates in Gulf Shores

Residential electricity prices in Gulf Shores, AL in January 2021 averaged approximately 12.38 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 2% less than the national average rate of 12.69 ¢/kWh (January 2021). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Gulf Shores vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Gulf Shores differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from January 2020 to January 2021 - residential electricity prices in Gulf Shores increased approximately 0%, from 12.38 ¢/kWh to 12.38 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Gulf Shores, AL

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Gulf Shores

Residential natural gas prices in Gulf Shores in January 2021 averaged 13.55 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 39% more than the national average rate of 9.74 $/Mcf (January 2021). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Gulf Shores vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Gulf Shores natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare Gulf Shores natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Gulf Shores (Alabama) decreased approximately 8%, from 14.77 $/Mcf (January 2020) to 13.55 $/Mcf (January 2021). [2]

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Solar Power in Gulf Shores, AL

Solar Radiation Levels in Gulf Shores

The city of Gulf Shores (Alabama) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.85 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Gulf Shores values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Gulf Shores is 27% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Gulf Shores is 30% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Gulf Shores vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Gulf Shores solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Gulf Shores levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about Gulf Shores

About Gulf Shores

The city of Gulf Shores, AL in Baldwin County has an approximate population of 9,741. [4]

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Gulf Shores, AL Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in Gulf Shores, AL, or for other information related to utilities in Gulf Shores, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Approximately 13 percent of total U.S. residential electricity consumption in 2011 was for lighting.

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