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Gaithersburg Electricity Rates

^ Gaithersburg, MD electricity rates recently averaged 12.53¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Gaithersburg Solar Energy

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

Gaithersburg Natural Gas Rates

^ Gaithersburg, MD natural gas rates recently averaged 21.16$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Gaithersburg, MD

Energy in Gaithersburg, MD

Gaithersburg, MD Electricity Rates

July 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2019, Gaithersburg's average rate of 12.53¢/kWh -- a difference of about -6% from the U.S. average of 13.27¢/kWh that month.[1]

Gaithersburg Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Gaithersburg (MD), electricity rates decreased an estimated 7 percent -- from 13.46¢/kWh (July 2018) to 12.53¢/kWh (July 2019).[1]

July 2018

In July 2018, the average electricity rate in Gaithersburg (Maryland) of 13.46¢/kWh -- a difference of about +3% from the United States average of 13.13¢/kWh that month.[1]

Gaithersburg Electricity Statistics

Gaithersburg Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Gaithersburg, MD in July 2019 were 12.53¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 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: Gaithersburg versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Gaithersburg, MD Solar Energy

Solar: Gaithersburg vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Gaithersburg (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 Gaithersburg

June is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Gaithersburg -- averaging an estimated 543 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (328 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Gaithersburg vs. Washington

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

Gaithersburg Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Gaithersburg, MD

The average monthly solar radiation level in Gaithersburg, MD is 4.68 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 Gaithersburg, MD

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Gaithersburg, MD is 5680 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Gaithersburg.[2]

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

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Gaithersburg, MD Natural Gas Rates

July 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2019, Gaithersburg's average rate of 21.16$/Mcf -- a difference of about +18% from the U.S. average of 17.89$/Mcf that month.[3]

Gaithersburg Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Gaithersburg (MD), natural gas rates increased about 8 percent -- from 19.57$/Mcf (July 2018) to 21.16$/Mcf (July 2019).[3]

July 2018

In July 2018, the average electricity rate in Gaithersburg (Maryland) of 19.57$/Mcf -- a difference of about +9% from the United States average of 17.92$/Mcf that month.[3]

Gaithersburg Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Gaithersburg

Average natural gas rates in Gaithersburg, MD in July 2019 were 21.16$/Mcf -- an estimated 18 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.89$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Gaithersburg versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Gaithersburg

Electric Companies in Gaithersburg

Electric companies providing service in or near Gaithersburg, MD.

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    Gas Companies in Gaithersburg

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Gaithersburg, MD.


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      Solar Contractors in Gaithersburg

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Gaithersburg, MD.

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        Maryland Energy News

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        More information about Gaithersburg

        About Gaithersburg

        Gaithersburg (MD) is a city in Montgomery County with an estimated population of 59,933.[4]

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