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Lake Benton Electricity Rates

^ Lake Benton, MN electricity rates recently averaged 12.88¢/kWh -- an estimated 0 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Lake Benton Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Lake Benton, MN is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Lake Benton Natural Gas Rates

^ Lake Benton, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 7.77$/Mcf -- an estimated 23 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Lake Benton, MN

Energy in Lake Benton, MN

Lake Benton, MN Electricity Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2018, Lake Benton's average rate of 12.88¢/kWh -- a difference of about -0% from the U.S. average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lake Benton Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Lake Benton (MN), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 13.03¢/kWh (April 2017) to 12.88¢/kWh (April 2018).[1]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Lake Benton (Minnesota) of 13.03¢/kWh -- a difference of about +3% from the United States average of 12.69¢/kWh that month.[1]

Lake Benton Electricity Statistics

Lake Benton Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Lake Benton, MN in April 2018 were 12.88¢/kWh -- an estimated 0 percent less 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: Lake Benton versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Lake Benton electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Lake Benton, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Lake Benton vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Lake Benton (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Lake Benton

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Lake Benton -- averaging an estimated 629 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (308 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Lake Benton vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Lake Benton (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Lake Benton Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Lake Benton, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Lake Benton, MN is 4.81 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 Lake Benton, MN

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Lake Benton, MN is 5963 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Lake Benton.[2]

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

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Lake Benton, MN Natural Gas Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2018, Lake Benton's average rate of 7.77$/Mcf -- a difference of about -23% from the U.S. average of 10.12$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lake Benton Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Lake Benton (MN), natural gas rates decreased about 9 percent -- from 8.52$/Mcf (April 2017) to 7.77$/Mcf (April 2018).[3]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Lake Benton (Minnesota) of 8.52$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 11.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

Lake Benton Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Lake Benton

Average natural gas rates in Lake Benton, MN in April 2018 were 7.77$/Mcf -- an estimated 23 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.12$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Lake Benton versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Lake Benton

Electric Companies in Lake Benton

Electric companies providing service in or near Lake Benton, MN.

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Gas Companies in Lake Benton

Gas companies that offer service in or near Lake Benton, MN.


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Solar Contractors in Lake Benton

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More information about Lake Benton

About Lake Benton

Lake Benton (MN) is a city in Lincoln County with an estimated population of 683.[4]

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