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West Branch Electricity Rates

^ West Branch, IA electricity rates recently averaged 10.66¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

West Branch Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in West Branch, IA is an estimated 22 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

West Branch Natural Gas Rates

^ West Branch, IA natural gas rates recently averaged 10.22$/Mcf -- an estimated 5 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in West Branch, IA

Energy in West Branch, IA

West Branch, IA Electricity Rates

December 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, December 2016, West Branch's average rate of 10.66¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the U.S. average of 12.21¢/kWh that month.[1]

West Branch Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in West Branch (IA), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 10.38¢/kWh (December 2015) to 10.66¢/kWh (December 2016).[1]

December 2015

In December 2015, the average electricity rate in West Branch (Iowa) of 10.38¢/kWh -- a difference of about -16% from the United States average of 12.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

West Branch Electricity Statistics

West Branch Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in West Branch, IA in December 2016 were 10.66¢/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: West Branch versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of West Branch electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

West Branch, IA Solar Energy

Solar: West Branch vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in West Branch (measured on a monthly basis) is 31 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in West Branch

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in West Branch -- averaging an estimated 570 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (282 kWhac).[2]

Solar: West Branch vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in West Branch (measured monthly) is 22 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

West Branch Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in West Branch, IA

The average monthly solar radiation level in West Branch, IA is 4.55 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 West Branch, IA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in West Branch, IA is 5595 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in West Branch.[2]

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

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West Branch, IA Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, November 2016, West Branch's average rate of 10.22$/Mcf -- a difference of about -5% from the U.S. average of 10.76$/Mcf that month.[3]

West Branch Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in West Branch (IA), natural gas rates increased about 21 percent -- from 8.43$/Mcf (November 2015) to 10.22$/Mcf (November 2016).[3]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in West Branch (Iowa) of 8.43$/Mcf -- a difference of about -16% from the United States average of 10.02$/Mcf that month.[3]

West Branch Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in West Branch

Average natural gas rates in West Branch, IA in November 2016 were 10.22$/Mcf -- an estimated 5 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.76$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: West Branch versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in West Branch

Electric Companies in West Branch

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Gas Companies in West Branch

Gas companies that offer service in or near West Branch, IA.


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Solar Contractors in West Branch

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More information about West Branch

About West Branch

West Branch (IA) is a city in Cedar County with an estimated population of 2,322.[4]

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