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Caribou, ME Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Caribou

^ Electricity prices in Caribou, ME in May 2017 averaged 16.18 ¢/kWh, or about 24% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Caribou

^ Natural gas prices in Caribou, ME in May 2017 averaged 14.97 $/Mcf, or about 14% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Caribou

^ Average solar radiation in Caribou is about 14% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Caribou, ME

Electricity Prices in Caribou, ME

Residential Electricity Rates in Caribou

Residential electricity prices in Caribou, ME in May 2017 averaged approximately 16.18 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 24% more than the national average rate of 13.02 ¢/kWh (May 2017). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Caribou vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from May 2016 to May 2017 - residential electricity prices in Caribou increased approximately 2%, from 15.84 ¢/kWh to 16.18 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Caribou, ME

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Caribou

Residential natural gas prices in Caribou in May 2017 averaged 14.97 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 14% more than the national average rate of 13.18 $/Mcf (May 2017). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Caribou vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Caribou (Maine) increased approximately 11%, from 13.48 $/Mcf (May 2016) to 14.97 $/Mcf (May 2017). [2]

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Solar Quotes

Solar Power in Caribou, ME

Solar Radiation Levels in Caribou

The city of Caribou (Maine) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.24 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Caribou values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Caribou is 36% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Caribou is 14% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Caribou vs. High vs. Low

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

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More information about Caribou

About Caribou

The city of Caribou, ME in Aroostook County has an approximate population of 8,189. [4]

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Caribou, ME Utilities

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

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