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Fairmont, WV Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Fairmont

^ Electricity prices in Fairmont, WV in January 2018 averaged 11.05 ¢/kWh, or about 10% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Fairmont

^ Natural gas prices in Fairmont, WV in January 2018 averaged 8.84 $/Mcf, or about 1% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Fairmont

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

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Utilities in Fairmont, WV

Electricity Prices in Fairmont, WV

Residential Electricity Rates in Fairmont

Residential electricity prices in Fairmont, WV in January 2018 averaged approximately 11.05 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 10% less than the national average rate of 12.23 ¢/kWh (January 2018). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Fairmont vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Fairmont 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 Fairmont decreased approximately 2%, from 11.31 ¢/kWh to 11.05 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Fairmont, WV

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Fairmont

Residential natural gas prices in Fairmont in January 2018 averaged 8.84 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 1% less than the national average rate of 8.93 $/Mcf (January 2018). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Fairmont vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Fairmont (West Virginia) increased approximately 8%, from 8.17 $/Mcf (January 2017) to 8.84 $/Mcf (January 2018). [2]

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Solar Power in Fairmont, WV

Solar Radiation Levels in Fairmont

The city of Fairmont (West Virginia) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.13 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Fairmont values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

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

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Solar Power Comparison: Fairmont vs. High vs. Low

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

About Fairmont

The city of Fairmont, WV in Marion County has an approximate population of 18,704. [4]

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Fairmont, WV Utilities

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

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