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New Bedford, MA Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in New Bedford

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

Natural Gas in New Bedford

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

Solar Power in New Bedford

^ Average solar radiation in New Bedford is about 24% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Electricity Prices in New Bedford, MA

Residential Electricity Rates in New Bedford

Residential electricity prices in New Bedford, MA 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: New Bedford vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in New Bedford 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 New Bedford increased approximately 18%, from 18.77 ¢/kWh to 22.23 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in New Bedford, MA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in New Bedford

Residential natural gas prices in New Bedford 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: New Bedford vs. U.S.

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

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

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Solar Power in New Bedford, MA

Solar Radiation Levels in New Bedford

The city of New Bedford (Massachusetts) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.63 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare New Bedford values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in New Bedford is 30% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in New Bedford is 24% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: New Bedford vs. High vs. Low

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

About New Bedford

The city of New Bedford, MA in Bristol County has an approximate population of 95,072. [4]

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New Bedford, MA Utilities

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

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