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Buffalo Electricity Rates

^ Buffalo, MN electricity rates recently averaged 14.22¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Buffalo Solar Energy

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

Buffalo Natural Gas Rates

^ Buffalo, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 15.40$/Mcf -- an estimated 14 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Buffalo, MN

Energy in Buffalo, MN

Buffalo, MN Electricity Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2018, Buffalo's average rate of 14.22¢/kWh -- a difference of about +8% from the U.S. average of 13.12¢/kWh that month.[1]

Buffalo Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Buffalo (MN), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 14.01¢/kWh (July 2017) to 14.22¢/kWh (July 2018).[1]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Buffalo (Minnesota) of 14.01¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 13.11¢/kWh that month.[1]

Buffalo Electricity Statistics

Buffalo Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Buffalo, MN in July 2018 were 14.22¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 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: Buffalo versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Buffalo, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Buffalo vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Buffalo (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 Buffalo

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

Solar: Buffalo vs. Washington

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

Buffalo Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Buffalo, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Buffalo, MN is 4.66 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 Buffalo, MN

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

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Buffalo, MN Natural Gas Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2018, Buffalo's average rate of 15.40$/Mcf -- a difference of about -14% from the U.S. average of 17.88$/Mcf that month.[3]

Buffalo Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Buffalo (MN), natural gas rates increased about 15 percent -- from 13.36$/Mcf (July 2017) to 15.40$/Mcf (July 2018).[3]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Buffalo (Minnesota) of 13.36$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 17.86$/Mcf that month.[3]

Buffalo Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Buffalo

Average natural gas rates in Buffalo, MN in July 2018 were 15.40$/Mcf -- an estimated 14 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.88$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Buffalo versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Buffalo

Electric Companies in Buffalo

Electric companies providing service in or near Buffalo, MN.

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Gas Companies in Buffalo

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


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Solar Contractors in Buffalo

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Buffalo, 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 Buffalo

About Buffalo

Buffalo (MN) is a city in Wright County with an estimated population of 15,453.[4]

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Buffalo, MN Energy

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