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Utilities in 01003: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in 01003

^ Electricity prices in 01003 in February 2018 averaged 22.23 ¢/kWh, or about 76% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 01003

^ Natural gas prices in 01003 in January 2018 averaged 0.00 $/Mcf, or about 100% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 01003

^ Average solar radiation in 01003 is about 16% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 01003 (Amherst, MA)

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Electricity Prices in 01003

Residential Electricity Rates in 01003

Residential electricity prices in 01003 in February 2018 averaged approximately 22.23 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 76% more than the national average rate of 12.62 ¢/kWh (February 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 01003 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 01003 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from February 2017 to February 2018 - residential electricity prices in 01003 increased approximately 18%, from 18.77 ¢/kWh to 22.23 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 01003

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 01003

Residential natural gas prices in 01003 in January 2018 averaged 0.00 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 100% less than the national average rate of 9.65 $/Mcf (January 2018). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 01003 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Amherst natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 01003 (Amherst, MA) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Amherst (Massachusetts) decreased approximately 100%, from 13.09 $/Mcf (February 2017) to 0.00 $/Mcf (February 2018). [2]

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Solar Energy in 01003

Solar Radiation Levels in 01003

The ZIP code of 01003 (Amherst, MA) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.31 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Amherst values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 01003 is 35% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 01003 is 16% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 01003 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Amherst solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Amherst 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 01003Amherst, MA)

About 01003

The ZIP code 01003 is associated with the city of Amherst, MA in Hampshire County. [4]

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Massachusetts Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 01003, or for other information related to utilities in Massachusetts, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Five states accounted for about 40% percent of total U.S. natural gas usage in 2013: Texas, California, Louisiana, Florida, & New York.

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