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Electricity in South Carolina

^ Electricity prices in South Carolina in March 2017 averaged 12.64 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which is approximately 2% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Natural Gas in South Carolina

^ Natural gas prices in South Carolina in March 2017 averaged 11.90 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which is about 20% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

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Utilities in South Carolina

Electricity in South Carolina

Residential Electricity Rates in South Carolina

Residential electricity prices in South Carolina in March 2017 averaged 12.64 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was approximately 2% less than the national average rate of 12.90 ¢/kWh (March 2017). [1]

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Electricity in South Carolina

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


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


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Natural Gas in South Carolina

Residential Natural Gas Rates in South Carolina

Residential natural gas prices in South Carolina in March 2017 averaged 11.90 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 20% more than the national average rate of 9.91 $/Mcf (March 2017). [2]

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Natural Gas in South Carolina

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


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


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Solar Quotes
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Solar Power in South Carolina

Solar Radiation in South Carolina

The capital of South Carolina, Columbia, has an average annual solar radiation value of 5.16 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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→ South Carolina values listed here are based on Columbia data.

Solar Power in South Carolina

See the chart below to compare South 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.
→ South Carolina values listed here are based on Columbia data.

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More information about South Carolina

About South Carolina

South Carolina ranks 24th in the United States with an total population of approximately 4,625,364. [4]

SC Utility Rates

Utilities in SC

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

Did you know?

Benjamin Franklin didn't discover electricity, but he did prove that lightning is a form of electrical energy.

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