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Baton Rouge, LA Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Baton Rouge

^ Electricity prices in Baton Rouge, LA in April 2022 averaged 11.98 ¢/kWh, or about 19% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Baton Rouge

^ Natural gas prices in Baton Rouge, LA in April 2022 averaged 17.09 $/Mcf, or about 25% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Baton Rouge

^ Average solar radiation in Baton Rouge is about 40% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Baton Rouge, LA

Electricity Prices in Baton Rouge, LA

Residential Electricity Rates in Baton Rouge

Residential electricity prices in Baton Rouge, LA in April 2022 averaged approximately 11.98 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 19% less than the national average rate of 14.77 ¢/kWh (April 2022). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Baton Rouge vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from April 2021 to April 2022 - residential electricity prices in Baton Rouge increased approximately 9%, from 11.03 ¢/kWh to 11.98 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Baton Rouge, LA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Baton Rouge

Residential natural gas prices in Baton Rouge in April 2022 averaged 17.09 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 25% more than the national average rate of 13.65 $/Mcf (April 2022). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Baton Rouge vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Baton Rouge (Louisiana) increased approximately 30%, from 13.11 $/Mcf (April 2021) to 17.09 $/Mcf (April 2022). [2]

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Solar Power in Baton Rouge, LA

Solar Radiation Levels in Baton Rouge

The city of Baton Rouge (Louisiana) has an average annual solar radiation value of 5.49 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Baton Rouge values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Baton Rouge is 17% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Baton Rouge is 40% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Baton Rouge vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Baton Rouge solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Baton Rouge 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 Baton Rouge

About Baton Rouge

The city of Baton Rouge, LA in East Baton Rouge County has an approximate population of 229,493. [4]

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Baton Rouge, LA Utilities

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

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