Utilities LocalUtilities Local
Electricity, Natural Gas & Solar Power

Princeton, WV Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Princeton

^ Electricity prices in Princeton, WV in March 2017 averaged 11.52 ¢/kWh, or about 11% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Princeton

^ Natural gas prices in Princeton, WV in March 2017 averaged 8.48 $/Mcf, or about 14% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Princeton

^ Average solar radiation in Princeton is about 29% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

WV Utilities Prices

Utilities in Princeton, WV

Electricity Prices in Princeton, WV

Residential Electricity Rates in Princeton

Residential electricity prices in Princeton, WV in March 2017 averaged approximately 11.52 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 11% less than the national average rate of 12.90 ¢/kWh (March 2017). [1]


→ Electricity rates listed as zero are not currently available.

Electricity Comparison: Princeton vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Princeton 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 Princeton increased approximately 5%, from 11.00 ¢/kWh to 11.52 ¢/kWh. [1]

→ Electricity rates listed as zero are not currently available.

Natural Gas Prices in Princeton, WV

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Princeton

Residential natural gas prices in Princeton in March 2017 averaged 8.48 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 14% less than the national average rate of 9.91 $/Mcf (March 2017). [2]


→ Natural gas prices listed as zero are not currently available.

Natural Gas Comparison: Princeton vs. U.S.

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

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Princeton (West Virginia) decreased approximately 4%, from 8.82 $/Mcf (March 2016) to 8.48 $/Mcf (March 2017). [2]

→ Natural gas prices listed as zero are not currently available.

Solar Quotes
Solar Quotes

Solar Power in Princeton, WV

Solar Radiation Levels in Princeton

The city of Princeton (West Virginia) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Princeton values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Princeton is 27% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Princeton is 29% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

→ Solar radiation values listed as zero are not currently available.

Solar Power Comparison: Princeton vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Princeton solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Princeton 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.
→ Solar radiation values listed as zero are not currently available.

Latest News in Utilities

Household energy costs falling in the U.S.

Household energy costs falling in the U.S.Households in the United States have benefited from falling energy prices in recent years, which has driven down the cost of living.
Read More

Microgrids not always economically efficient, study says

Microgrids not always economically efficient, study saysPenn State researchers recently examined microgrids and discovered that they may not always be a wise economic move for communities.
Read More

OCC: Connecticut electricity customers overpaid by nearly $60 million in …

OCC: Connecticut electricity customers overpaid by nearly $60 million in … Through the analysis of publicly available data filed by electricity suppliers, the CT OCC discovered that electricity customers overpaid by $58 million in 2015.
Read More

More information about Princeton

About Princeton

The city of Princeton, WV in Mercer County has an approximate population of 6,432. [4]

WV Utilities

Princeton, WV Utilities

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

Did you know?

Nearly half of the sun's energy is absorbed by the Earth's surface, while about 30 percent is reflected back from the surface.

More Cities in WV

References