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North Carolina Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in North Carolina

^ Electricity prices in North Carolina in April 2017 averaged 11.43 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which is approximately 10% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Natural Gas in North Carolina

^ Natural gas prices in North Carolina in March 2017 averaged 0.00 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which is about 100% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Utilities in North Carolina

Electricity in North Carolina

Residential Electricity Rates in North Carolina

Residential electricity prices in North Carolina in April 2017 averaged 11.43 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was approximately 10% less than the national average rate of 12.70 ¢/kWh (April 2017). [1]

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Electricity in North Carolina

See the chart below to compare North Carolina electricity rates against average rates in the U.S. [1]


Last Six Months: North Carolina vs. U.S.


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Natural Gas in North Carolina

Residential Natural Gas Rates in North Carolina

Residential natural gas prices in North Carolina in March 2017 averaged 0.00 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 100% less than the national average rate of 11.38 $/Mcf (March 2017). [2]

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Natural Gas in North Carolina

See the chart below to compare North Carolina natural gas prices against the U.S. average prices. [2]


Last Six Months: North Carolina vs. U.S.


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Solar Quotes
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Solar Power in North Carolina

Solar Radiation in North Carolina

The capital of North Carolina, Raleigh, has an average annual solar radiation value of 5.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare it to low and high values for the country as a whole. [3]


→ kWh/m2/day: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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→ North Carolina values listed here are based on Raleigh data.

Solar Power in North Carolina

See the chart below to compare North Carolina solar radiation levels against the high and low in the U.S. [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as zero are not currently available.
→ North Carolina values listed here are based on Raleigh data.

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More information about North Carolina

About North Carolina

North Carolina ranks 8th in the United States with an total population of approximately 9,535,483. [4]

NC Utility Rates

Utilities in NC

To learn more about utility rates and consumption in North Carolina, or for other information related to utilities in NC, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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Nearly half of the sun's energy is absorbed by the Earth's surface, while about 30 percent is reflected back from the surface.

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