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Bessemer Electricity Rates

^ Bessemer, AL electricity rates recently averaged 12.27¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Bessemer Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Bessemer, AL is an estimated 34 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Bessemer Natural Gas Rates

^ Bessemer, AL natural gas rates recently averaged 21.10$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Bessemer, AL

Energy in Bessemer, AL

Bessemer, AL Electricity Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2016, Bessemer's average rate of 12.27¢/kWh -- a difference of about -5% from the U.S. average of 12.87¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bessemer Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Bessemer (AL), electricity rates increased an estimated 0 percent -- from 12.22¢/kWh (September 2015) to 12.27¢/kWh (September 2016).[1]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Bessemer (Alabama) of 12.22¢/kWh -- a difference of about -6% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bessemer Electricity Statistics

Bessemer Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Bessemer, AL in September 2016 were 12.27¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Bessemer versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Bessemer electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

→ Any electricty rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Bessemer, AL Solar Energy

Solar: Bessemer vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Bessemer (measured on a monthly basis) is 24 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Bessemer

March is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Bessemer -- averaging an estimated 557 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (388 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Bessemer vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Bessemer (measured monthly) is 34 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Bessemer Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Bessemer, AL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bessemer, AL is 5 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Bessemer, AL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Bessemer, AL is 5908 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Bessemer.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

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Bessemer, AL Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2016, Bessemer's average rate of 21.10$/Mcf -- a difference of about +26% from the U.S. average of 16.79$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bessemer Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Bessemer (AL), natural gas rates increased about 2 percent -- from 20.73$/Mcf (September 2015) to 21.10$/Mcf (September 2016).[3]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Bessemer (Alabama) of 20.73$/Mcf -- a difference of about +26% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bessemer Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Bessemer

Average natural gas rates in Bessemer, AL in September 2016 were 21.10$/Mcf -- an estimated 26 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.79$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Bessemer versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Bessemer natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Bessemer

Electric Companies in Bessemer

Electric companies providing service in or near Bessemer, AL.

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Gas Companies in Bessemer

Gas companies that offer service in or near Bessemer, AL.


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Solar Contractors in Bessemer

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Bessemer, AL.

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More information about Bessemer

About Bessemer

Bessemer (AL) is a city in Jefferson County with an estimated population of 27,456.[4]

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Bessemer, AL Energy

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