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Preston Electricity Rates

^ Preston, MN electricity rates recently averaged 14.16¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Preston Solar Energy

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

Preston Natural Gas Rates

^ Preston, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 12.76$/Mcf -- an estimated 27 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Preston, MN

Energy in Preston, MN

Preston, MN Electricity Rates

August 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2020, Preston's average rate of 14.16¢/kWh -- a difference of about +6% from the U.S. average of 13.31¢/kWh that month.[1]

Preston Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Preston (MN), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 13.91¢/kWh (August 2019) to 14.16¢/kWh (August 2020).[1]

August 2019

In August 2019, the average electricity rate in Preston (Minnesota) of 13.91¢/kWh -- a difference of about +4% from the United States average of 13.33¢/kWh that month.[1]

Preston Electricity Statistics

Preston Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Preston, MN in August 2020 were 14.16¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 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: Preston versus U.S. Averages

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

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Preston, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Preston vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Preston (measured on a monthly basis) is 31 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Preston

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

Solar: Preston vs. Washington

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

Preston Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Preston, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Preston, MN is 4.53 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 Preston, MN

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

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

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Preston, MN Natural Gas Rates

July 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2020, Preston's average rate of 12.76$/Mcf -- a difference of about -27% from the U.S. average of 17.57$/Mcf that month.[3]

Preston Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Preston (MN), natural gas rates decreased about 13 percent -- from 14.66$/Mcf (July 2019) to 12.76$/Mcf (July 2020).[3]

July 2019

In July 2019, the average electricity rate in Preston (Minnesota) of 14.66$/Mcf -- a difference of about -17% from the United States average of 17.74$/Mcf that month.[3]

Preston Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Preston

Average natural gas rates in Preston, MN in July 2020 were 12.76$/Mcf -- an estimated 27 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.57$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Preston versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Preston

Electric Companies in Preston

Electric companies providing service in or near Preston, MN.

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    Gas Companies in Preston

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


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      Solar Contractors in Preston

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

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        More information about Preston

        About Preston

        Preston (MN) is a city in Fillmore County with an estimated population of 1,325.[4]

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