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Auburn, ME Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Auburn

^ Electricity prices in Auburn, ME in July 2017 averaged 15.96 ¢/kWh, or about 22% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Auburn

^ Natural gas prices in Auburn, ME in June 2017 averaged 17.86 $/Mcf, or about 1% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Auburn

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

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Utilities in Auburn, ME

Electricity Prices in Auburn, ME

Residential Electricity Rates in Auburn

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


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Electricity Comparison: Auburn vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from July 2016 to July 2017 - residential electricity prices in Auburn increased approximately 1%, from 15.87 ¢/kWh to 15.96 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Auburn, ME

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Auburn

Residential natural gas prices in Auburn 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 Comparison: Auburn vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Auburn (Maine) decreased approximately 100%, from 21.88 $/Mcf (July 2016) to 0.00 $/Mcf (July 2017). [2]

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Solar Power in Auburn, ME

Solar Radiation Levels in Auburn

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

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

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Solar Power Comparison: Auburn vs. High vs. Low

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

About Auburn

The city of Auburn, ME in Androscoggin County has an approximate population of 23,055. [4]

ME Utilities

Auburn, ME Utilities

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

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