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Belfast Electricity Rates

^ Belfast, ME electricity rates recently averaged 16.28¢/kWh -- an estimated 22 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Belfast Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Belfast, ME is an estimated 25 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Belfast Natural Gas Rates

^ Belfast, ME natural gas rates recently averaged 24.72$/Mcf -- an estimated 33 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Belfast, ME

Energy in Belfast, ME

Belfast, ME Electricity Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2018, Belfast's average rate of 16.28¢/kWh -- a difference of about +22% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Belfast Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Belfast (ME), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 15.96¢/kWh (August 2017) to 16.28¢/kWh (August 2018).[1]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Belfast (Maine) of 15.96¢/kWh -- a difference of about +21% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Belfast Electricity Statistics

Belfast Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Belfast, ME in August 2018 were 16.28¢/kWh -- an estimated 22 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: Belfast versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Belfast, ME Solar Energy

Solar: Belfast vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Belfast (measured on a monthly basis) is 29 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Belfast

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Belfast -- averaging an estimated 585 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (319 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Belfast vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Belfast (measured monthly) is 25 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Belfast Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Belfast, ME

The average monthly solar radiation level in Belfast, ME is 4.67 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 Belfast, ME

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Belfast, ME is 5805 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Belfast.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Belfast, ME Natural Gas Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2018, Belfast's average rate of 24.72$/Mcf -- a difference of about +33% from the U.S. average of 18.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Belfast Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Belfast (ME), natural gas rates increased about 1 percent -- from 24.48$/Mcf (August 2017) to 24.72$/Mcf (August 2018).[3]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Belfast (Maine) of 24.48$/Mcf -- a difference of about +34% from the United States average of 18.22$/Mcf that month.[3]

Belfast Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Belfast

Average natural gas rates in Belfast, ME in August 2018 were 24.72$/Mcf -- an estimated 33 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.63$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Belfast versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Belfast

Electric Companies in Belfast

Electric companies providing service in or near Belfast, ME.

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Gas Companies in Belfast

Gas companies that offer service in or near Belfast, ME.


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Solar Contractors in Belfast

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Belfast, ME.

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Maine Energy News

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AWEA: U.S. is tops in the world in wind energy …

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Solar energy broke records in 2015

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More information about Belfast

About Belfast

Belfast (ME) is a city in Waldo County with an estimated population of 6,668.[4]

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Belfast, ME Energy

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

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