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Lester Electricity Rates

^ Lester, IA electricity rates recently averaged 11.65¢/kWh -- an estimated 10 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Lester Solar Energy

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

Lester Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Lester, IA

Energy in Lester, IA

Lester, IA Electricity Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2017, Lester's average rate of 11.65¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the U.S. average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lester Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Lester (IA), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 11.50¢/kWh (March 2016) to 11.65¢/kWh (March 2017).[1]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in Lester (Iowa) of 11.50¢/kWh -- a difference of about -9% from the United States average of 12.57¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lester Electricity Statistics

Lester Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Lester, IA in March 2017 were 11.65¢/kWh -- an estimated 10 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: Lester versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Lester, IA Solar Energy

Solar: Lester vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Lester (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 Lester

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Lester -- averaging an estimated 629 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (308 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Lester vs. Washington

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

Lester Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Lester, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Lester, IA is 4.81 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 Lester, IA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Lester, IA is 5963 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Lester.[2]

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

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Lester, IA Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

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

Lester Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Lester (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 Lester (Iowa) of 6.52$/Mcf -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lester Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Lester

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

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

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

Energy Companies in Lester

Electric Companies in Lester

Electric companies providing service in or near Lester, IA.

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Gas Companies in Lester

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


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Solar Contractors in Lester

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

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More information about Lester

About Lester

Lester (IA) is a city in Lyon County with an estimated population of 294.[4]

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Lester, IA Energy

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