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Electricity in Tarentum

^ Electricity prices in Tarentum, PA in January 2018 averaged 13.69 ¢/kWh, or about 10% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Tarentum

^ Natural gas prices in Tarentum, PA in December 2017 averaged 10.40 $/Mcf, or about 11% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Tarentum

^ Average solar radiation in Tarentum is about 11% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Tarentum, PA

Electricity Prices in Tarentum, PA

Residential Electricity Rates in Tarentum

Residential electricity prices in Tarentum, PA in January 2018 averaged approximately 13.69 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 10% more than the national average rate of 12.50 ¢/kWh (January 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Tarentum vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from January 2017 to January 2018 - residential electricity prices in Tarentum decreased approximately 1%, from 13.79 ¢/kWh to 13.69 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Tarentum, PA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Tarentum

Residential natural gas prices in Tarentum in December 2017 averaged 10.40 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 11% more than the national average rate of 9.33 $/Mcf (December 2017). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Tarentum vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Tarentum (Pennsylvania) increased approximately 13%, from 9.21 $/Mcf (December 2016) to 10.40 $/Mcf (December 2017). [2]

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Solar Power in Tarentum, PA

Solar Radiation Levels in Tarentum

The borough of Tarentum (Pennsylvania) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.14 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Tarentum values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Tarentum is 37% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Tarentum is 11% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Tarentum vs. High vs. Low

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

About Tarentum

The borough of Tarentum, PA in Allegheny County has an approximate population of 4,530. [4]

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Tarentum, PA Utilities

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

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