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Beacon Electricity Rates

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

Beacon Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Beacon, IA is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Beacon Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Beacon, IA

Energy in Beacon, IA

Beacon, IA Electricity Rates

June 2017

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

Beacon Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Beacon (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 Beacon (Iowa) of 13.57¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

Beacon Electricity Statistics

Beacon Electricity Rates

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

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

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

Beacon, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Beacon vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Beacon (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 Beacon

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Beacon -- averaging an estimated 613 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (344 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Beacon vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Beacon (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Beacon Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Beacon, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Beacon, IA is 4.82 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 Beacon, IA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Beacon, IA is 5915 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Beacon.[2]

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

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Beacon, IA Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

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

Beacon Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Beacon (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 Beacon (Iowa) of 13.28$/Mcf -- a difference of about -8% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Beacon Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Beacon

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Beacon

Electric Companies in Beacon

Electric companies providing service in or near Beacon, IA.

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Gas Companies in Beacon

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


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Solar Contractors in Beacon

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

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More information about Beacon

About Beacon

Beacon (IA) is a city in Mahaska County with an estimated population of 494.[4]

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Beacon, IA Energy

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