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Prior Lake Electricity Rates

^ Prior Lake, MN electricity rates recently averaged 14.57¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Prior Lake Solar Energy

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

Prior Lake Natural Gas Rates

^ Prior Lake, MN natural gas rates recently averaged 12.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Prior Lake, MN

Energy in Prior Lake, MN

Prior Lake, MN Electricity Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2018, Prior Lake's average rate of 14.57¢/kWh -- a difference of about +12% from the U.S. average of 13.01¢/kWh that month.[1]

Prior Lake Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Prior Lake (MN), electricity rates increased an estimated 7 percent -- from 13.59¢/kWh (September 2017) to 14.57¢/kWh (September 2018).[1]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Prior Lake (Minnesota) of 13.59¢/kWh -- a difference of about +2% from the United States average of 13.28¢/kWh that month.[1]

Prior Lake Electricity Statistics

Prior Lake Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Prior Lake, MN in September 2018 were 14.57¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 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: Prior Lake versus U.S. Averages

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

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Prior Lake, MN Solar Energy

Solar: Prior Lake vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Prior Lake (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 Prior Lake

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

Solar: Prior Lake vs. Washington

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

Prior Lake Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Prior Lake, MN

The average monthly solar radiation level in Prior Lake, 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 Prior Lake, MN

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

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

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Prior Lake, MN Natural Gas Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2018, Prior Lake's average rate of 12.31$/Mcf -- a difference of about -29% from the U.S. average of 17.32$/Mcf that month.[3]

Prior Lake Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Prior Lake (MN), natural gas rates increased about 3 percent -- from 11.95$/Mcf (September 2017) to 12.31$/Mcf (September 2018).[3]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Prior Lake (Minnesota) of 11.95$/Mcf -- a difference of about -29% from the United States average of 16.92$/Mcf that month.[3]

Prior Lake Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Prior Lake

Average natural gas rates in Prior Lake, MN in September 2018 were 12.31$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.32$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Prior Lake versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Prior Lake

Electric Companies in Prior Lake

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

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Gas Companies in Prior Lake

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


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Solar Contractors in Prior Lake

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Prior Lake, MN.

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More information about Prior Lake

About Prior Lake

Prior Lake (MN) is a city in Scott County with an estimated population of 22,796.[4]

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