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Portsmouth, RI Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Portsmouth

^ Electricity prices in Portsmouth, RI in July 2017 averaged 17.19 ¢/kWh, or about 31% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Portsmouth

^ Natural gas prices in Portsmouth, RI in July 2017 averaged 19.15 $/Mcf, or about 8% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Portsmouth

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

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Utilities in Portsmouth, RI

Electricity Prices in Portsmouth, RI

Residential Electricity Rates in Portsmouth

Residential electricity prices in Portsmouth, RI in July 2017 averaged approximately 17.19 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 31% more than the national average rate of 13.12 ¢/kWh (July 2017). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Portsmouth vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from July 2016 to July 2017 - residential electricity prices in Portsmouth increased approximately 0%, from 17.11 ¢/kWh to 17.19 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Portsmouth, RI

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Portsmouth

Residential natural gas prices in Portsmouth in July 2017 averaged 19.15 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 8% more than the national average rate of 17.75 $/Mcf (July 2017). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Portsmouth vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Portsmouth (Rhode Island) decreased approximately 0%, from 19.20 $/Mcf (July 2016) to 19.15 $/Mcf (July 2017). [2]

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Solar Power in Portsmouth, RI

Solar Radiation Levels in Portsmouth

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

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

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Solar Power Comparison: Portsmouth vs. High vs. Low

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

About Portsmouth

The town of Portsmouth, RI in Newport County has an approximate population of 17,389. [4]

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Portsmouth, RI Utilities

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

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