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Columbia Electricity Rates

^ Columbia, KY electricity rates recently averaged 11.18¢/kWh -- an estimated 16 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Columbia Solar Energy

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

Columbia Natural Gas Rates

^ Columbia, KY natural gas rates recently averaged 19.69$/Mcf -- an estimated 53 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Columbia, KY

Energy in Columbia, KY

Columbia, KY Electricity Rates

May 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2019, Columbia's average rate of 11.18¢/kWh -- a difference of about -16% from the U.S. average of 13.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Columbia (KY), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 10.66¢/kWh (May 2018) to 11.18¢/kWh (May 2019).[1]

May 2018

In May 2018, the average electricity rate in Columbia (Kentucky) of 10.66¢/kWh -- a difference of about -19% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Electricity Statistics

Columbia Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Columbia, KY in May 2019 were 11.18¢/kWh -- an estimated 16 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: Columbia versus U.S. Averages

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

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Columbia, KY Solar Energy

Solar: Columbia vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Columbia (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 Columbia

June is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Columbia -- averaging an estimated 552 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (286 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Columbia vs. Washington

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

Columbia Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Columbia, KY

The average monthly solar radiation level in Columbia, KY is 4.54 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 Columbia, KY

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Columbia, KY is 5499 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Columbia.[2]

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

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Columbia, KY Natural Gas Rates

May 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2019, Columbia's average rate of 19.69$/Mcf -- a difference of about +53% from the U.S. average of 12.86$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Columbia (KY), natural gas rates increased about 7 percent -- from 18.47$/Mcf (May 2018) to 19.69$/Mcf (May 2019).[3]

May 2018

In May 2018, the average electricity rate in Columbia (Kentucky) of 18.47$/Mcf -- a difference of about +35% from the United States average of 13.64$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Columbia

Average natural gas rates in Columbia, KY in May 2019 were 19.69$/Mcf -- an estimated 53 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 12.86$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Columbia versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Columbia

Electric Companies in Columbia

Electric companies providing service in or near Columbia, KY.

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    Gas Companies in Columbia

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Columbia, KY.


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      Solar Contractors in Columbia

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Columbia, KY.

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        More information about Columbia

        About Columbia

        Columbia (KY) is a city in Adair County with an estimated population of 4,452.[4]

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