E-WisdomE-Wisdom
Energy Knowledge

Bedford, IA Energy

Bedford Electricity Rates

^ Bedford, IA electricity rates recently averaged 11.16¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Bedford Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Bedford, IA is an estimated 32 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Bedford Natural Gas Rates

^ Bedford, IA natural gas rates recently averaged 8.02$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Bedford, IA

Energy in Bedford, IA

Bedford, IA Electricity Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2017, Bedford's average rate of 11.16¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the U.S. average of 12.82¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bedford Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Bedford (IA), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 10.92¢/kWh (February 2016) to 11.16¢/kWh (February 2017).[1]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Bedford (Iowa) of 10.92¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bedford Electricity Statistics

Bedford Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Bedford, IA in February 2017 were 11.16¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 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: Bedford versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Bedford, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Bedford vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Bedford (measured on a monthly basis) is 26 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Bedford

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Bedford -- averaging an estimated 592 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (337 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Bedford vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Bedford (measured monthly) is 32 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Bedford Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Bedford, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bedford, IA is 4.91 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 Bedford, IA

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

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Bedford, IA Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, Bedford's average rate of 8.02$/Mcf -- a difference of about -20% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bedford Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Bedford (IA), natural gas rates increased about 23 percent -- from 6.52$/Mcf (February 2016) to 8.02$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Bedford (Iowa) of 6.52$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bedford Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Bedford

Average natural gas rates in Bedford, IA in February 2017 were 8.02$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Bedford versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Bedford

Electric Companies in Bedford

Electric companies providing service in or near Bedford, IA.

Sorry, no local electric companies found.

Our search for electric companies located in Bedford produced no matches.

Gas Companies in Bedford

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


Sorry, no local gas companies were found.

Our search for gas companies located in Bedford produced no matches.

Solar Contractors in Bedford

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

Sorry, no local solar contractors were found.

Our search for solar contractors located in or near Bedford produced no matches.

Iowa Energy News

Iowa gets $3.6 billion investment in renewable energy

Iowa gets $3.6 billion investment in renewable energyThe state of Iowa may be getting a huge boost in its renewable energy sector, as a major clean energy initiative has been proposed.
Read More

AWEA: Wind energy projects have contributed $128 million to U.S.

AWEA: Wind energy projects have contributed $128 million to U.S.In the last decade, wind energy companies have invested $128 billion into the United States economy, the AWEA said in a recent report.
Read More

Wind, solar combine to make up two-thirds of new energy …

Wind, solar combine to make up two-thirds of new energy … Nearly all new electricity generation in the United States originated from one of three sources in 2015 – wind energy, solar energy or natural gas.
Read More

More information about Bedford

About Bedford

Bedford (IA) is a city in Taylor County with an estimated population of 1,440.[4]

E-Wisdom Newsletter

Subscribe to get the latest on energy delivered to your inbox, once per week.

Bedford, IA Energy

For more information on energy in Bedford, IA, or for additional resources regarding Bedford energy, visit the EIA.

Other Iowa Cities

References