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Alta Electricity Rates

^ Alta, IA electricity rates recently averaged 13.92¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Alta Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Alta, IA is an estimated 30 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Alta Natural Gas Rates

^ Alta, IA natural gas rates recently averaged 15.04$/Mcf -- an estimated 6 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Alta, IA

Energy in Alta, IA

Alta, IA Electricity Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2017, Alta's average rate of 13.92¢/kWh -- a difference of about +5% from the U.S. average of 13.22¢/kWh that month.[1]

Alta Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Alta (IA), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 13.57¢/kWh (June 2016) to 13.92¢/kWh (June 2017).[1]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Alta (Iowa) of 13.57¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

Alta Electricity Statistics

Alta Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Alta, IA in June 2017 were 13.92¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent more 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: Alta versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Alta, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Alta vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Alta (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 Alta

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Alta -- averaging an estimated 606 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (330 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Alta vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Alta (measured monthly) is 30 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Alta Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Alta, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Alta, IA is 4.85 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 Alta, IA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Alta, IA is 5975 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Alta.[2]

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

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Alta, IA Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2017, Alta's average rate of 15.04$/Mcf -- a difference of about -6% from the U.S. average of 15.98$/Mcf that month.[3]

Alta Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Alta (IA), natural gas rates increased about 13 percent -- from 13.28$/Mcf (June 2016) to 15.04$/Mcf (June 2017).[3]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Alta (Iowa) of 13.28$/Mcf -- a difference of about -8% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Alta Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Alta

Average natural gas rates in Alta, IA in June 2017 were 15.04$/Mcf -- an estimated 6 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.98$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Alta versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Alta

Electric Companies in Alta

Electric companies providing service in or near Alta, IA.

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Gas Companies in Alta

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


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Solar Contractors in Alta

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

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More information about Alta

About Alta

Alta (IA) is a city in Buena Vista County with an estimated population of 1,883.[4]

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Alta, IA Energy

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