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Nelson Electricity Rates

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

Nelson Solar Energy

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

Nelson Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Nelson, MN

Energy in Nelson, MN

Nelson, MN Electricity Rates

April 2018

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

Nelson Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Nelson (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 Nelson (Minnesota) of 13.03¢/kWh -- a difference of about +3% from the United States average of 12.69¢/kWh that month.[1]

Nelson Electricity Statistics

Nelson Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Nelson, 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: Nelson versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Nelson, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Nelson vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Nelson (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 Nelson

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

Solar: Nelson vs. Washington

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

Nelson Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Nelson, MN

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

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

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Nelson, MN Natural Gas Rates

April 2018

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

Nelson Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Nelson (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 Nelson (Minnesota) of 8.52$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 11.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

Nelson Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Nelson

Average natural gas rates in Nelson, 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: Nelson versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Nelson

Electric Companies in Nelson

Electric companies providing service in or near Nelson, MN.

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Gas Companies in Nelson

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


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Solar Contractors in Nelson

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

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More information about Nelson

About Nelson

Nelson (MN) is a city in Douglas County with an estimated population of 187.[4]

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Nelson, MN Energy

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