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Plainview Electricity Rates

^ Plainview, MN electricity rates recently averaged 13.99¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Plainview Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Plainview, MN is an estimated 21 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Plainview Natural Gas Rates

^ Plainview, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 14.97$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Plainview, MN

Energy in Plainview, MN

Plainview, MN Electricity Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2018, Plainview's average rate of 13.99¢/kWh -- a difference of about +5% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Plainview Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Plainview (MN), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 13.75¢/kWh (August 2017) to 13.99¢/kWh (August 2018).[1]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Plainview (Minnesota) of 13.75¢/kWh -- a difference of about +5% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Plainview Electricity Statistics

Plainview Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Plainview, MN in August 2018 were 13.99¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 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: Plainview versus U.S. Averages

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

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Plainview, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Plainview vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Plainview (measured on a monthly basis) is 32 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Plainview

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Plainview -- averaging an estimated 591 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (301 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Plainview vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Plainview (measured monthly) is 21 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Plainview Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Plainview, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Plainview, MN is 4.52 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 Plainview, MN

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Plainview, MN is 5675 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Plainview.[2]

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

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Plainview, MN Natural Gas Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2018, Plainview's average rate of 14.97$/Mcf -- a difference of about -20% from the U.S. average of 18.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Plainview Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Plainview (MN), natural gas rates increased about 12 percent -- from 13.40$/Mcf (August 2017) to 14.97$/Mcf (August 2018).[3]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Plainview (Minnesota) of 13.40$/Mcf -- a difference of about -26% from the United States average of 18.22$/Mcf that month.[3]

Plainview Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Plainview

Average natural gas rates in Plainview, MN in August 2018 were 14.97$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.63$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Plainview versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Plainview

Electric Companies in Plainview

Electric companies providing service in or near Plainview, MN.

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Gas Companies in Plainview

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


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Solar Contractors in Plainview

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Minnesota Energy News

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More information about Plainview

About Plainview

Plainview (MN) is a city in Wabasha County with an estimated population of 3,340.[4]

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Plainview, MN Energy

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