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Austin Electricity Rates

^ Austin, MN electricity rates recently averaged 13.99¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Austin Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Austin, MN is an estimated 21 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Austin Natural Gas Rates

^ Austin, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 14.97$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Austin, MN

Energy in Austin, MN

Austin, MN Electricity Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2018, Austin's average rate of 13.99¢/kWh -- a difference of about +5% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Austin Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Austin (MN), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 13.75¢/kWh (August 2017) to 13.99¢/kWh (August 2018).[1]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Austin (Minnesota) of 13.75¢/kWh -- a difference of about +5% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Austin Electricity Statistics

Austin Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Austin, MN in August 2018 were 13.99¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 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: Austin versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Austin, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Austin vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Austin (measured on a monthly basis) is 31 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Austin

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Austin -- averaging an estimated 591 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (301 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Austin vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Austin (measured monthly) is 21 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Austin Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Austin, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Austin, MN is 4.53 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 Austin, MN

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Austin, MN is 5675 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Austin.[2]

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Austin, MN Natural Gas Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2018, Austin's average rate of 14.97$/Mcf -- a difference of about -20% from the U.S. average of 18.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Austin Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Austin (MN), natural gas rates increased about 12 percent -- from 13.40$/Mcf (August 2017) to 14.97$/Mcf (August 2018).[3]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Austin (Minnesota) of 13.40$/Mcf -- a difference of about -26% from the United States average of 18.22$/Mcf that month.[3]

Austin Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Austin

Average natural gas rates in Austin, MN in August 2018 were 14.97$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.63$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Austin versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Austin

Electric Companies in Austin

Electric companies providing service in or near Austin, MN.

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Gas Companies in Austin

Gas companies that offer service in or near Austin, MN.


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Solar Contractors in Austin

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Austin, MN.

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Minnesota Energy News

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More than a fifth of Minnesota electricity came from renewables …

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More information about Austin

About Austin

Austin (MN) is a city in Mower County with an estimated population of 24,718.[4]

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Austin, MN Energy

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