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Electricity in 12249

^ Electricity prices in 12249 in April 2022 averaged 21.05 ¢/kWh, or about 43% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 12249

^ Natural gas prices in 12249 in April 2022 averaged 14.84 $/Mcf, or about 9% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 12249

^ Average solar radiation in 12249 is about 17% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 12249 (Albany, NY)

Electricity Prices in 12249

Residential Electricity Rates in 12249

Residential electricity prices in 12249 in April 2022 averaged approximately 21.05 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 43% more than the national average rate of 14.77 ¢/kWh (April 2022). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 12249 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 12249 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from April 2021 to April 2022 - residential electricity prices in 12249 increased approximately 14%, from 18.52 ¢/kWh to 21.05 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 12249

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 12249

Residential natural gas prices in 12249 in April 2022 averaged 14.84 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 9% more than the national average rate of 13.65 $/Mcf (April 2022). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 12249 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Albany natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 12249 (Albany, NY) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Albany (New York) increased approximately 7%, from 13.84 $/Mcf (April 2021) to 14.84 $/Mcf (April 2022). [2]

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Solar Energy in 12249

Solar Radiation Levels in 12249

The ZIP code of 12249 (Albany, NY) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.59 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Albany values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 12249 is 31% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 12249 is 17% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 12249 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Albany solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Albany 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 12249Albany, NY)

About 12249

The ZIP code 12249 is associated with the city of Albany, NY in Albany County. [4]

NY Utilities

New York Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 12249, or for other information related to utilities in New York, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Edmund Becquerel, a 19-year-old French experimental physicist, discovered the basis of solar energy in 1839.

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