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Electricity in 18252

^ Electricity prices in 18252 in August 2018 averaged 13.88 ¢/kWh, or about 4% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in 18252

^ Natural gas prices in 18252 in August 2018 averaged 20.44 $/Mcf, or about 10% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Energy in 18252

^ Average solar radiation in 18252 is about 19% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in 18252 (Tamaqua, PA)

Electricity Prices in 18252

Residential Electricity Rates in 18252

Residential electricity prices in 18252 in August 2018 averaged approximately 13.88 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 4% more than the national average rate of 13.30 ¢/kWh (August 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: 18252 vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in 18252 differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from August 2017 to August 2018 - residential electricity prices in 18252 decreased approximately 3%, from 14.32 ¢/kWh to 13.88 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in 18252

Residential Natural Gas Rates in 18252

Residential natural gas prices in 18252 in August 2018 averaged 20.44 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 10% more than the national average rate of 18.63 $/Mcf (August 2018). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: 18252 vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Tamaqua natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare 18252 (Tamaqua, PA) natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Tamaqua (Pennsylvania) increased approximately 2%, from 20.04 $/Mcf (August 2017) to 20.44 $/Mcf (August 2018). [2]

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Solar Energy in 18252

Solar Radiation Levels in 18252

The ZIP code of 18252 (Tamaqua, PA) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.43 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Tamaqua values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in 18252 is 33% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in 18252 is 19% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: 18252 vs. Other Regions

See the chart below for a comparison of Tamaqua solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Tamaqua 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 18252Tamaqua, PA)

About 18252

The ZIP code 18252 is associated with the city of Tamaqua, PA in Schuylkill County. [4]

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Pennsylvania Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in 18252, or for other information related to utilities in Pennsylvania, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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