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Backus Electricity Rates

^ Backus, MN electricity rates recently averaged 14.57¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Backus Solar Energy

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

Backus Natural Gas Rates

^ Backus, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 12.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Backus, MN

Energy in Backus, MN

Backus, MN Electricity Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2018, Backus's average rate of 14.57¢/kWh -- a difference of about +12% from the U.S. average of 13.01¢/kWh that month.[1]

Backus Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Backus (MN), electricity rates increased an estimated 7 percent -- from 13.59¢/kWh (September 2017) to 14.57¢/kWh (September 2018).[1]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Backus (Minnesota) of 13.59¢/kWh -- a difference of about +2% from the United States average of 13.28¢/kWh that month.[1]

Backus Electricity Statistics

Backus Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Backus, MN in September 2018 were 14.57¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Backus versus U.S. Averages

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

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Backus, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Backus vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Backus (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 Backus

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Backus -- averaging an estimated 595 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (274 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Backus vs. Washington

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

Backus Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Backus, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Backus, MN 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 Backus, MN

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Backus, MN is 5806 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Backus.[2]

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

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Backus, MN Natural Gas Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2018, Backus's average rate of 12.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about -29% from the U.S. average of 17.32$/Mcf that month.[3]

Backus Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Backus (MN), natural gas rates increased about 3 percent -- from 11.95$/Mcf (September 2017) to 12.31$/Mcf (September 2018).[3]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Backus (Minnesota) of 11.95$/Mcf -- a difference of about -29% from the United States average of 16.92$/Mcf that month.[3]

Backus Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Backus

Average natural gas rates in Backus, MN in September 2018 were 12.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.32$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Backus versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Backus

Electric Companies in Backus

Electric companies providing service in or near Backus, MN.

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Gas Companies in Backus

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


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Solar Contractors in Backus

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More information about Backus

About Backus

Backus (MN) is a city in Cass County with an estimated population of 250.[4]

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Backus, MN Energy

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