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Gulf Shores Electricity Rates

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

Gulf Shores Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Gulf Shores, AL is an estimated 30 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Gulf Shores Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Gulf Shores, AL

Energy in Gulf Shores, AL

Gulf Shores, AL Electricity Rates

September 2016

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

Gulf Shores Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Gulf Shores (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 Gulf Shores (Alabama) of 12.22¢/kWh -- a difference of about -6% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Gulf Shores Electricity Statistics

Gulf Shores Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Gulf Shores, 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: Gulf Shores versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Gulf Shores electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Gulf Shores, AL Solar Energy

Solar: Gulf Shores vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Gulf Shores (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Gulf Shores

October is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Gulf Shores -- averaging an estimated 546 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (414 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Gulf Shores vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Gulf Shores (measured monthly) is 30 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Gulf Shores Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Gulf Shores, AL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Gulf Shores, AL is 4.85 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 Gulf Shores, AL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Gulf Shores, AL is 5677 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Gulf Shores.[2]

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

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Gulf Shores, AL Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

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

Gulf Shores Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Gulf Shores (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 Gulf Shores (Alabama) of 20.73$/Mcf -- a difference of about +26% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Gulf Shores Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Gulf Shores

Average natural gas rates in Gulf Shores, 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: Gulf Shores versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Gulf Shores

Electric Companies in Gulf Shores

Electric companies providing service in or near Gulf Shores, AL.

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Gas Companies in Gulf Shores

Gas companies that offer service in or near Gulf Shores, AL.


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Solar Contractors in Gulf Shores

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Gulf Shores, AL.

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More information about Gulf Shores

About Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores (AL) is a city in Baldwin County with an estimated population of 9,741.[4]

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Gulf Shores, AL Energy

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