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Mount Rainier Electricity Rates

^ Mount Rainier, MD electricity rates recently averaged 13.93¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Mount Rainier Solar Energy

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

Mount Rainier Natural Gas Rates

^ Mount Rainier, MD natural gas rates recently averaged 22.15$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Mount Rainier, MD

Energy in Mount Rainier, MD

Mount Rainier, MD Electricity Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2017, Mount Rainier's average rate of 13.93¢/kWh -- a difference of about +6% from the U.S. average of 13.19¢/kWh that month.[1]

Mount Rainier Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Mount Rainier (MD), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 13.83¢/kWh (August 2016) to 13.93¢/kWh (August 2017).[1]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Mount Rainier (Maryland) of 13.83¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Mount Rainier Electricity Statistics

Mount Rainier Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Mount Rainier, MD in August 2017 were 13.93¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 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: Mount Rainier versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Mount Rainier electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Mount Rainier, MD Solar Energy

Solar: Mount Rainier vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Mount Rainier (measured on a monthly basis) is 30 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Mount Rainier

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Mount Rainier -- averaging an estimated 551 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (314 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Mount Rainier vs. Washington

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

Mount Rainier Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Mount Rainier, MD

The average monthly solar radiation level in Mount Rainier, MD is 4.65 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 Mount Rainier, MD

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Mount Rainier, MD is 5657 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Mount Rainier.[2]

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

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Mount Rainier, MD Natural Gas Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2017, Mount Rainier's average rate of 22.15$/Mcf -- a difference of about +22% from the U.S. average of 18.09$/Mcf that month.[3]

Mount Rainier Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Mount Rainier (MD), natural gas rates increased about 6 percent -- from 20.97$/Mcf (August 2016) to 22.15$/Mcf (August 2017).[3]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Mount Rainier (Maryland) of 20.97$/Mcf -- a difference of about +19% from the United States average of 17.60$/Mcf that month.[3]

Mount Rainier Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Mount Rainier

Average natural gas rates in Mount Rainier, MD in August 2017 were 22.15$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.09$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Mount Rainier versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Mount Rainier

Electric Companies in Mount Rainier

Electric companies providing service in or near Mount Rainier, MD.

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Gas Companies in Mount Rainier

Gas companies that offer service in or near Mount Rainier, MD.


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Solar Contractors in Mount Rainier

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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

Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016For the first time ever, natural gas is expected to surpass coal as an electricity generating source in the United States.
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More information about Mount Rainier

About Mount Rainier

Mount Rainier (MD) is a city in Prince Georges County with an estimated population of 8,080.[4]

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Mount Rainier, MD Energy

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