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Electricity in South Portland

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Natural Gas in South Portland

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Electricity Prices in South Portland, ME

Residential Electricity Rates in South Portland

Residential electricity prices in South Portland, ME in April 2024 averaged approximately 20.47 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 21% more than the national average rate of 16.88 ¢/kWh (April 2024). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: South Portland vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from March 2023 to March 2024 - residential electricity prices in South Portland decreased approximately 24%, from 29.39 ¢/kWh to 22.25 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in South Portland, ME

Residential Natural Gas Rates in South Portland

Residential natural gas prices in South Portland in April 2024 averaged 0.00 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 100% less than the national average rate of 14.93 $/Mcf (April 2024). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: South Portland vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in South Portland (Maine) decreased approximately 18%, from 19.21 $/Mcf (March 2023) to 15.71 $/Mcf (March 2024). [2]

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Solar Power in South Portland, ME

Solar Radiation Levels in South Portland

The city of South Portland (Maine) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.81 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare South Portland values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in South Portland is 27% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in South Portland is 22% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: South Portland vs. High vs. Low

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

About South Portland

The city of South Portland, ME in Cumberland County has an approximate population of 25,002. [4]

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South Portland, ME Utilities

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

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