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Altoona Electricity Rates

^ Altoona, IA electricity rates recently averaged 12.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Altoona Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Altoona, IA is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Altoona Natural Gas Rates

^ Altoona, IA natural gas rates recently averaged 16.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 3 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Altoona, IA

Energy in Altoona, IA

Altoona, IA Electricity Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2016, Altoona's average rate of 12.72¢/kWh -- a difference of about -1% from the U.S. average of 12.87¢/kWh that month.[1]

Altoona Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Altoona (IA), electricity rates increased an estimated 6 percent -- from 12.04¢/kWh (September 2015) to 12.72¢/kWh (September 2016).[1]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Altoona (Iowa) of 12.04¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Altoona Electricity Statistics

Altoona Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Altoona, IA in September 2016 were 12.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 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: Altoona versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Altoona, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Altoona vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Altoona (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 Altoona

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Altoona -- averaging an estimated 613 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (344 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Altoona vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Altoona (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Altoona Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Altoona, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Altoona, IA is 4.81 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 Altoona, IA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Altoona, IA is 5915 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Altoona.[2]

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

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Altoona, IA Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2016, Altoona's average rate of 16.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about -3% from the U.S. average of 16.79$/Mcf that month.[3]

Altoona Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Altoona (IA), natural gas rates decreased about 1 percent -- from 16.44$/Mcf (September 2015) to 16.31$/Mcf (September 2016).[3]

September 2015

In September 2015, the average electricity rate in Altoona (Iowa) of 16.44$/Mcf -- a difference of about +0% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Altoona Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Altoona

Average natural gas rates in Altoona, IA in September 2016 were 16.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 3 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.79$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Altoona versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Altoona

Electric Companies in Altoona

Electric companies providing service in or near Altoona, IA.

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Gas Companies in Altoona

Gas companies that offer service in or near Altoona, IA.


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Solar Contractors in Altoona

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Altoona, IA.

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More information about Altoona

About Altoona

Altoona (IA) is a city in Polk County with an estimated population of 14,541.[4]

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