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La Plata Electricity Rates

^ La Plata, MD electricity rates recently averaged 14.33¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

La Plata Solar Energy

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

La Plata Natural Gas Rates

^ La Plata, MD natural gas rates recently averaged 11.15$/Mcf -- an estimated 13 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in La Plata, MD

Energy in La Plata, MD

La Plata, MD Electricity Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2017, La Plata's average rate of 14.33¢/kWh -- a difference of about +11% from the U.S. average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

La Plata Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in La Plata (MD), electricity rates decreased an estimated 0 percent -- from 14.37¢/kWh (March 2016) to 14.33¢/kWh (March 2017).[1]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in La Plata (Maryland) of 14.37¢/kWh -- a difference of about +14% from the United States average of 12.57¢/kWh that month.[1]

La Plata Electricity Statistics

La Plata Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in La Plata, MD in April 2017 were 14.33¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 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: La Plata versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of La Plata electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

La Plata, MD Solar Energy

Solar: La Plata vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in La Plata (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 La Plata

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

Solar: La Plata vs. Washington

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

La Plata Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in La Plata, MD

The average monthly solar radiation level in La Plata, 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 La Plata, MD

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

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

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La Plata, MD Natural Gas Rates

March 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, March 2017, La Plata's average rate of 11.15$/Mcf -- a difference of about +13% from the U.S. average of 9.90$/Mcf that month.[3]

La Plata Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in La Plata (MD), natural gas rates increased about 1 percent -- from 11.02$/Mcf (March 2016) to 11.15$/Mcf (March 2017).[3]

March 2016

In March 2016, the average electricity rate in La Plata (Maryland) of 11.02$/Mcf -- a difference of about +20% from the United States average of 9.19$/Mcf that month.[3]

La Plata Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in La Plata

Average natural gas rates in La Plata, MD in March 2017 were 11.15$/Mcf -- an estimated 13 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.90$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: La Plata versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in La Plata

Electric Companies in La Plata

Electric companies providing service in or near La Plata, MD.

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Gas Companies in La Plata

Gas companies that offer service in or near La Plata, MD.


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Solar Contractors in La Plata

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near La Plata, MD.

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Maryland Energy News

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Solar energy broke records in 2015

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Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016

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More information about La Plata

About La Plata

La Plata (MD) is a town in Charles County with an estimated population of 8,753.[4]

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La Plata, MD Energy

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