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Utilities in 04973: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in 04973

^ Electricity prices in 04973 in August 2018 averaged 16.28 ¢/kWh, or about 22% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 04973

^ Natural gas prices in 04973 in August 2018 averaged 24.72 $/Mcf, or about 33% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 04973

^ Average solar radiation in 04973 is about 25% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 04973 (Searsmont, ME)

Electricity Prices in 04973

Residential Electricity Rates in 04973

Residential electricity prices in 04973 in August 2018 averaged approximately 16.28 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 22% more than the national average rate of 13.30 ¢/kWh (August 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 04973 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 04973 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from August 2017 to August 2018 - residential electricity prices in 04973 increased approximately 2%, from 15.96 ¢/kWh to 16.28 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 04973

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 04973

Residential natural gas prices in 04973 in August 2018 averaged 24.72 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 33% more than the national average rate of 18.63 $/Mcf (August 2018). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 04973 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Searsmont natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 04973 (Searsmont, ME) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Searsmont (Maine) increased approximately 1%, from 24.48 $/Mcf (August 2017) to 24.72 $/Mcf (August 2018). [2]

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Solar Energy in 04973

Solar Radiation Levels in 04973

The ZIP code of 04973 (Searsmont, ME) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.67 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Searsmont values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 04973 is 29% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 04973 is 25% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 04973 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Searsmont solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Searsmont 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 04973Searsmont, ME)

About 04973

The ZIP code 04973 is associated with the city of Searsmont, ME in Waldo County. [4]

ME Utilities

Maine Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 04973, or for other information related to utilities in Maine, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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