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Maine Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Maine

^ Electricity prices in Maine in July 2017 averaged 15.96 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which is approximately 22% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Natural Gas in Maine

^ Natural gas prices in Maine in June 2017 averaged 17.86 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which is about 1% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

ME Utilities Prices

Utilities in Maine

Electricity in Maine

Residential Electricity Rates in Maine

Residential electricity prices in Maine in July 2017 averaged 15.96 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was approximately 22% more than the national average rate of 13.12 ¢/kWh (July 2017). [1]

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Electricity in Maine

See the chart below to compare Maine electricity rates against average rates in the U.S. [1]


Last Six Months: Maine vs. U.S.


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Natural Gas in Maine

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Maine

Residential natural gas prices in Maine in June 2017 averaged 17.86 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 1% more than the national average rate of 17.75 $/Mcf (June 2017). [2]

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Natural Gas in Maine

See the chart below to compare Maine natural gas prices against the U.S. average prices. [2]


Last Six Months: Maine vs. U.S.


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Solar Power in Maine

Solar Radiation in Maine

The capital of Maine, Augusta, has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.67 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare it to low and high values for the country as a whole. [3]


→ kWh/m2/day: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as zero are not currently available.
→ Maine values listed here are based on Augusta data.

Solar Power in Maine

See the chart below to compare Maine solar radiation levels against the high and low in the U.S. [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as zero are not currently available.
→ Maine values listed here are based on Augusta data.

Solar Quotes
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More information about Maine

About Maine

Maine ranks 40th in the United States with an total population of approximately 1,328,361. [4]

ME Utility Rates

Utilities in ME

To learn more about utility rates and consumption in Maine, or for other information related to utilities in ME, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Maine Cities

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