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Columbus Electricity Rates

^ Columbus, MN electricity rates recently averaged 14.44¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Columbus Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Columbus, MN is an estimated 26 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Columbus Natural Gas Rates

^ Columbus, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 10.94$/Mcf -- an estimated 36 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Columbus, MN

Energy in Columbus, MN

Columbus, MN Electricity Rates

September 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2020, Columbus's average rate of 14.44¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the U.S. average of 13.55¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbus Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Columbus (MN), electricity rates increased an estimated 5 percent -- from 13.80¢/kWh (September 2019) to 14.44¢/kWh (September 2020).[1]

September 2019

In September 2019, the average electricity rate in Columbus (Minnesota) of 13.80¢/kWh -- a difference of about +5% from the United States average of 13.16¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbus Electricity Statistics

Columbus Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Columbus, MN in September 2020 were 14.44¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Columbus versus U.S. Averages

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

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Columbus, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Columbus vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Columbus (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 Columbus

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Columbus -- averaging an estimated 608 kWhac. November typically has the lowest output (303 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Columbus vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Columbus (measured monthly) is 26 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Columbus Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Columbus, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Columbus, MN is 4.7 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 Columbus, MN

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Columbus, MN is 5848 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Columbus.[2]

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Columbus, MN Natural Gas Rates

September 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2020, Columbus's average rate of 10.94$/Mcf -- a difference of about -36% from the U.S. average of 16.99$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbus Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Columbus (MN), natural gas rates decreased about 4 percent -- from 11.45$/Mcf (September 2019) to 10.94$/Mcf (September 2020).[3]

September 2019

In September 2019, the average electricity rate in Columbus (Minnesota) of 11.45$/Mcf -- a difference of about -35% from the United States average of 17.61$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbus Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Columbus

Average natural gas rates in Columbus, MN in September 2020 were 10.94$/Mcf -- an estimated 36 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.99$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Columbus versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Columbus

Electric Companies in Columbus

Electric companies providing service in or near Columbus, MN.

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    Gas Companies in Columbus

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


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      Solar Contractors in Columbus

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

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        Minnesota Energy News

        More information about Columbus

        About Columbus

        Columbus (MN) is a city in Anoka County with an estimated population of 3,914.[4]

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