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Cottage Grove, MN Energy

Cottage Grove Electricity Rates

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

Cottage Grove Solar Energy

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

Cottage Grove Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Cottage Grove, MN

Energy in Cottage Grove, MN

Cottage Grove, MN Electricity Rates

July 2018

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

Cottage Grove Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Cottage Grove (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 Cottage Grove (Minnesota) of 14.01¢/kWh -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 13.11¢/kWh that month.[1]

Cottage Grove Electricity Statistics

Cottage Grove Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Cottage Grove, 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]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Cottage Grove versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Cottage Grove electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Cottage Grove, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Cottage Grove vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Cottage Grove (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 Cottage Grove

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

Solar: Cottage Grove vs. Washington

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

Cottage Grove Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Cottage Grove, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Cottage Grove, 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 Cottage Grove, MN

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

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

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Cottage Grove, MN Natural Gas Rates

July 2018

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

Cottage Grove Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Cottage Grove (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 Cottage Grove (Minnesota) of 13.36$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 17.86$/Mcf that month.[3]

Cottage Grove Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Cottage Grove

Average natural gas rates in Cottage Grove, 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]



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→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Cottage Grove versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Cottage Grove

Electric Companies in Cottage Grove

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Gas Companies in Cottage Grove

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Solar Contractors in Cottage Grove

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Minnesota Energy News

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More information about Cottage Grove

About Cottage Grove

Cottage Grove (MN) is a city in Washington County with an estimated population of 34,589.[4]

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