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Portsmouth, RI Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Portsmouth

^ Electricity prices in Portsmouth, RI in April 2017 averaged 19.64 ¢/kWh, or about 55% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Portsmouth

^ Natural gas prices in Portsmouth, RI in March 2017 averaged 12.79 $/Mcf, or about 29% 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 April 2017 averaged approximately 19.64 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 55% more than the national average rate of 12.70 ¢/kWh (April 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 April 2016 to April 2017 - residential electricity prices in Portsmouth increased approximately 1%, from 19.43 ¢/kWh to 19.64 ¢/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 March 2017 averaged 12.79 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 29% more than the national average rate of 9.91 $/Mcf (March 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) increased approximately 1%, from 12.64 $/Mcf (March 2016) to 12.79 $/Mcf (March 2017). [2]

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Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

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]

RI Utilities

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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