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Ames Electricity Rates

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

Ames Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Ames, IA is an estimated n/a percent lower than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Ames Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Ames, IA

Energy in Ames, IA

Ames, IA Electricity Rates

September 2016

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

Ames Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Ames (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 Ames (Iowa) of 12.04¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the United States average of 13.03¢/kWh that month.[1]

Ames Electricity Statistics

Ames Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Ames, 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: Ames versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Ames, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Ames vs. Nevada

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

Solar Power Output in Ames

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

Solar: Ames vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Ames (measured monthly) is n/a percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Ames Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Ames, IA

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Solar Power in Ames, IA

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Ames, IA Natural Gas Rates

September 2016

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

Ames Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Ames (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 Ames (Iowa) of 16.44$/Mcf -- a difference of about +0% from the United States average of 16.40$/Mcf that month.[3]

Ames Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Ames

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Ames

Electric Companies in Ames

Electric companies providing service in or near Ames, IA.

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Gas Companies in Ames

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


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Solar Contractors in Ames

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About Ames

Ames (IA) is a city in Story County with an estimated population of 58,965.[4]

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