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Petal Electricity Rates

^ Petal, MS electricity rates recently averaged 11.26¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Petal Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Petal, MS is an estimated 34 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Petal Natural Gas Rates

^ Petal, MS natural gas rates recently averaged 9.13$/Mcf -- an estimated 5 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Petal, MS

Energy in Petal, MS

Petal, MS Electricity Rates

February 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2018, Petal's average rate of 11.26¢/kWh -- a difference of about -11% from the U.S. average of 12.62¢/kWh that month.[1]

Petal Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Petal (MS), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 11.19¢/kWh (February 2017) to 11.26¢/kWh (February 2018).[1]

February 2017

In February 2017, the average electricity rate in Petal (Mississippi) of 11.19¢/kWh -- a difference of about -12% from the United States average of 12.78¢/kWh that month.[1]

Petal Electricity Statistics

Petal Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Petal, MS in February 2018 were 11.26¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 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: Petal versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Petal, MS Solar Energy

Solar: Petal vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Petal (measured on a monthly basis) is 24 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Petal

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Petal -- averaging an estimated 538 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (386 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Petal vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Petal (measured monthly) is 34 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Petal Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Petal, MS

The average monthly solar radiation level in Petal, MS is 4.99 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 Petal, MS

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Petal, MS is 5842 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Petal.[2]

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

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Petal, MS Natural Gas Rates

February 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2018, Petal's average rate of 9.13$/Mcf -- a difference of about -5% from the U.S. average of 9.65$/Mcf that month.[3]

Petal Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Petal (MS), natural gas rates decreased about 15 percent -- from 10.77$/Mcf (February 2017) to 9.13$/Mcf (February 2018).[3]

February 2017

In February 2017, the average electricity rate in Petal (Mississippi) of 10.77$/Mcf -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 10.07$/Mcf that month.[3]

Petal Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Petal

Average natural gas rates in Petal, MS in February 2018 were 9.13$/Mcf -- an estimated 5 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.65$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Petal versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Petal

Electric Companies in Petal

Electric companies providing service in or near Petal, MS.

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Gas Companies in Petal

Gas companies that offer service in or near Petal, MS.


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Solar Contractors in Petal

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Petal, MS.

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More information about Petal

About Petal

Petal (MS) is a city in Forrest County with an estimated population of 10,454.[4]

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Petal, MS Energy

For more information on energy in Petal, MS, or for additional resources regarding Petal energy, visit the EIA.

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