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Yelm, WA Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Yelm

^ Electricity prices in Yelm, WA in March 2017 averaged 9.28 ¢/kWh, or about 28% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Yelm

^ Natural gas prices in Yelm, WA in March 2017 averaged 10.26 $/Mcf, or about 4% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Yelm

^ Average solar radiation in Yelm is about 4% lower than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Yelm, WA

Electricity Prices in Yelm, WA

Residential Electricity Rates in Yelm

Residential electricity prices in Yelm, WA in March 2017 averaged approximately 9.28 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 28% less than the national average rate of 12.90 ¢/kWh (March 2017). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Yelm vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis - from March 2016 to March 2017 - residential electricity prices in Yelm increased approximately 1%, from 9.22 ¢/kWh to 9.28 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Yelm, WA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Yelm

Residential natural gas prices in Yelm in March 2017 averaged 10.26 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 4% more than the national average rate of 9.91 $/Mcf (March 2017). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Yelm vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Yelm (Washington) increased approximately 3%, from 9.96 $/Mcf (March 2016) to 10.26 $/Mcf (March 2017). [2]

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Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Solar Power in Yelm, WA

Solar Radiation Levels in Yelm

The city of Yelm (Washington) has an average annual solar radiation value of 3.57 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Yelm values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Yelm is 46% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Yelm is 4% lower than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Yelm vs. High vs. Low

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

About Yelm

The city of Yelm, WA in Thurston County has an approximate population of 6,848. [4]

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Yelm, WA Utilities

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

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