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Caribou Electricity Rates

^ Caribou, ME electricity rates recently averaged 16.02¢/kWh -- an estimated 25 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Caribou Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Caribou, ME is an estimated 14 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Caribou Natural Gas Rates

^ Caribou, ME natural gas rates recently averaged 13.70$/Mcf -- an estimated 36 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Caribou, ME

Energy in Caribou, ME

Caribou, ME Electricity Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2017, Caribou's average rate of 16.02¢/kWh -- a difference of about +25% from the U.S. average of 12.82¢/kWh that month.[1]

Caribou Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Caribou (ME), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 15.24¢/kWh (February 2016) to 16.02¢/kWh (February 2017).[1]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Caribou (Maine) of 15.24¢/kWh -- a difference of about +26% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

Caribou Electricity Statistics

Caribou Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Caribou, ME in February 2017 were 16.02¢/kWh -- an estimated 25 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: Caribou versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Caribou, ME Solar Energy

Solar: Caribou vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Caribou (measured on a monthly basis) is 36 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Caribou

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Caribou -- averaging an estimated 582 kWhac. November typically has the lowest output (245 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Caribou vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Caribou (measured monthly) is 14 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Caribou Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Caribou, ME

The average monthly solar radiation level in Caribou, ME is 4.24 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 Caribou, ME

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Caribou, ME is 5365 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Caribou.[2]

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

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Caribou, ME Natural Gas Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2017, Caribou's average rate of 13.70$/Mcf -- a difference of about +36% from the U.S. average of 10.05$/Mcf that month.[3]

Caribou Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Caribou (ME), natural gas rates increased about 5 percent -- from 13.08$/Mcf (February 2016) to 13.70$/Mcf (February 2017).[3]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in Caribou (Maine) of 13.08$/Mcf -- a difference of about +56% from the United States average of 8.39$/Mcf that month.[3]

Caribou Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Caribou

Average natural gas rates in Caribou, ME in February 2017 were 13.70$/Mcf -- an estimated 36 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.05$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Caribou versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Caribou

Electric Companies in Caribou

Electric companies providing service in or near Caribou, ME.

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Gas Companies in Caribou

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


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Solar Contractors in Caribou

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

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    More information about Caribou

    About Caribou

    Caribou (ME) is a city in Aroostook County with an estimated population of 8,189.[4]

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    Caribou, ME Energy

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