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Colony Electricity Rates

^ Colony, AL electricity rates recently averaged 12.82¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Colony Solar Energy

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

Colony Natural Gas Rates

^ Colony, AL natural gas rates recently averaged 14.63$/Mcf -- an estimated 46 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Colony, AL

Energy in Colony, AL

Colony, AL Electricity Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2017, Colony's average rate of 12.82¢/kWh -- a difference of about -1% from the U.S. average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Colony Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Colony (AL), electricity rates increased an estimated 6 percent -- from 12.11¢/kWh (March 2016) to 12.82¢/kWh (March 2017).[1]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in Colony (Alabama) of 12.11¢/kWh -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 12.57¢/kWh that month.[1]

Colony Electricity Statistics

Colony Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Colony, AL in March 2017 were 12.82¢/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: Colony versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Colony, AL Solar Energy

Solar: Colony vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Colony (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 Colony

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

Solar: Colony vs. Washington

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

Colony Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Colony, AL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Colony, 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 Colony, AL

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

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

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Colony, AL Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, Colony's average rate of 14.63$/Mcf -- a difference of about +46% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

Colony Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Colony (AL), natural gas rates increased about 30 percent -- from 11.26$/Mcf (February 2016) to 14.63$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Colony (Alabama) of 11.26$/Mcf -- a difference of about +34% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Colony Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Colony

Average natural gas rates in Colony, AL in February 2017 were 14.63$/Mcf -- an estimated 46 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Colony versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Colony

Electric Companies in Colony

Electric companies providing service in or near Colony, AL.

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Gas Companies in Colony

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


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Solar Contractors in Colony

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More information about Colony

About Colony

Colony (AL) is a town in Cullman County with an estimated population of 268.[4]

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Colony, AL Energy

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