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Palmer Electricity Rates

^ Palmer, MA electricity rates recently averaged 20.03¢/kWh -- an estimated 54 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Palmer Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Palmer, MA is an estimated 20 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Palmer Natural Gas Rates

^ Palmer, MA natural gas rates recently averaged 13.73$/Mcf -- an estimated 4 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Palmer, MA

Energy in Palmer, MA

Palmer, MA Electricity Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2017, Palmer's average rate of 20.03¢/kWh -- a difference of about +54% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Palmer Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Palmer (MA), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 19.06¢/kWh (May 2016) to 20.03¢/kWh (May 2017).[1]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Palmer (Massachusetts) of 19.06¢/kWh -- a difference of about +49% from the United States average of 12.79¢/kWh that month.[1]

Palmer Electricity Statistics

Palmer Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Palmer, MA in May 2017 were 20.03¢/kWh -- an estimated 54 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: Palmer versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Palmer, MA Solar Energy

Solar: Palmer vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Palmer (measured on a monthly basis) is 32 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Palmer

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Palmer -- averaging an estimated 569 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (311 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Palmer vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Palmer (measured monthly) is 20 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Palmer Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Palmer, MA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Palmer, MA is 4.49 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 Palmer, MA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Palmer, MA is 5577 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Palmer.[2]

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Palmer, MA Natural Gas Rates

May 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2017, Palmer's average rate of 13.73$/Mcf -- a difference of about +4% from the U.S. average of 13.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Palmer Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Palmer (MA), natural gas rates increased about 10 percent -- from 12.46$/Mcf (May 2016) to 13.73$/Mcf (May 2017).[3]

May 2016

In May 2016, the average electricity rate in Palmer (Massachusetts) of 12.46$/Mcf -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 11.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Palmer Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Palmer

Average natural gas rates in Palmer, MA in May 2017 were 13.73$/Mcf -- an estimated 4 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.21$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Palmer versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Palmer

Electric Companies in Palmer

Electric companies providing service in or near Palmer, MA.

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Gas Companies in Palmer

Gas companies that offer service in or near Palmer, MA.


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Solar Contractors in Palmer

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Palmer, MA.

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Massachusetts Energy News

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More information about Palmer

About Palmer

Palmer (MA) is a city in Hampden County with an estimated population of 12,140.[4]

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Palmer, MA Energy

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