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Melba Electricity Rates

^ Melba, ID electricity rates recently averaged 10.17¢/kWh -- an estimated 22 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Melba Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Melba, ID is an estimated 39 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Melba Natural Gas Rates

^ Melba, ID natural gas rates recently averaged 8.28$/Mcf -- an estimated 37 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Melba, ID

Energy in Melba, ID

Melba, ID Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Melba's average rate of 10.17¢/kWh -- a difference of about -22% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Melba Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Melba (ID), electricity rates increased an estimated 0 percent -- from 10.14¢/kWh (May 2016) to 10.17¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Melba (Idaho) of 10.14¢/kWh -- a difference of about -21% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Melba Electricity Statistics

Melba Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Melba, ID in May 2017 were 10.17¢/kWh -- an estimated 22 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: Melba versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Melba, ID Solar Energy

Solar: Melba vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Melba (measured on a monthly basis) is 21 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Melba

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Melba -- averaging an estimated 698 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (301 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Melba vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Melba (measured monthly) is 39 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Melba Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Melba, ID

The average monthly solar radiation level in Melba, ID is 5.19 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 Melba, ID

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Melba, ID is 6289 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Melba.[2]

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

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Melba, ID Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Melba's average rate of 8.28$/Mcf -- a difference of about -37% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Melba Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Melba (ID), natural gas rates decreased about 10 percent -- from 9.18$/Mcf (May 2016) to 8.28$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Melba (Idaho) of 9.18$/Mcf -- a difference of about -21% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Melba Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Melba

Average natural gas rates in Melba, ID in May 2017 were 8.28$/Mcf -- an estimated 37 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Melba versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Melba

Electric Companies in Melba

Electric companies providing service in or near Melba, ID.

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Gas Companies in Melba

Gas companies that offer service in or near Melba, ID.


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Solar Contractors in Melba

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Melba, ID.

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More information about Melba

About Melba

Melba (ID) is a city in Canyon County with an estimated population of 513.[4]

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Melba, ID Energy

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