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Cottonwood Electricity Rates

^ Cottonwood, AL electricity rates recently averaged 12.73¢/kWh -- an estimated 2 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Cottonwood Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Cottonwood, AL is an estimated 38 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Cottonwood Natural Gas Rates

^ Cottonwood, AL natural gas rates recently averaged 20.85$/Mcf -- an estimated 58 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Cottonwood, AL

Energy in Cottonwood, AL

Cottonwood, AL Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Cottonwood's average rate of 12.73¢/kWh -- a difference of about -2% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Cottonwood Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Cottonwood (AL), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 12.10¢/kWh (May 2016) to 12.73¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Cottonwood (Alabama) of 12.10¢/kWh -- a difference of about -5% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Cottonwood Electricity Statistics

Cottonwood Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Cottonwood, AL in May 2017 were 12.73¢/kWh -- an estimated 2 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: Cottonwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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Cottonwood, AL Solar Energy

Solar: Cottonwood vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Cottonwood (measured on a monthly basis) is 22 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Cottonwood

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Cottonwood -- averaging an estimated 568 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (428 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Cottonwood vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Cottonwood (measured monthly) is 38 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Cottonwood Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Cottonwood, AL

The average monthly solar radiation level in Cottonwood, AL is 5.16 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 Cottonwood, AL

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Cottonwood, AL is 5996 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Cottonwood.[2]

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

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Cottonwood, AL Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Cottonwood's average rate of 20.85$/Mcf -- a difference of about +58% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Cottonwood Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Cottonwood (AL), natural gas rates increased about 22 percent -- from 17.16$/Mcf (May 2016) to 20.85$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Cottonwood (Alabama) of 17.16$/Mcf -- a difference of about +48% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Cottonwood Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Cottonwood

Average natural gas rates in Cottonwood, AL in May 2017 were 20.85$/Mcf -- an estimated 58 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Cottonwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Cottonwood

Electric Companies in Cottonwood

Electric companies providing service in or near Cottonwood, AL.

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Gas Companies in Cottonwood

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


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Solar Contractors in Cottonwood

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

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More information about Cottonwood

About Cottonwood

Cottonwood (AL) is a town in Houston County with an estimated population of 1,289.[4]

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Cottonwood, AL Energy

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