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Electricity in La Plata

^ Electricity prices in La Plata, MD in August 2022 averaged 14.31 ¢/kWh, or about 10% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in La Plata

^ Natural gas prices in La Plata, MD in August 2022 averaged 30.94 $/Mcf, or about 21% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in La Plata

^ Average solar radiation in La Plata is about 30% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Electricity Prices in La Plata, MD

Residential Electricity Rates in La Plata

Residential electricity prices in La Plata, MD in August 2022 averaged approximately 14.31 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 10% less than the national average rate of 15.94 ¢/kWh (August 2022). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: La Plata vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from August 2021 to August 2022 - residential electricity prices in La Plata increased approximately 11%, from 12.89 ¢/kWh to 14.31 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in La Plata, MD

Residential Natural Gas Rates in La Plata

Residential natural gas prices in La Plata in August 2022 averaged 30.94 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 21% more than the national average rate of 25.64 $/Mcf (August 2022). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: La Plata vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in La Plata (Maryland) increased approximately 24%, from 24.87 $/Mcf (August 2021) to 30.94 $/Mcf (August 2022). [2]

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Solar Power in La Plata, MD

Solar Radiation Levels in La Plata

The town of La Plata (Maryland) has an average annual solar radiation value of 5.11 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare La Plata values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in La Plata is 23% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in La Plata is 30% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: La Plata vs. High vs. Low

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

About La Plata

The town of La Plata, MD in Charles County has an approximate population of 8,753. [4]

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La Plata, MD Utilities

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

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