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Columbia Falls Electricity Rates

^ Columbia Falls, MT electricity rates recently averaged 11.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 11 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Columbia Falls Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Columbia Falls, MT is an estimated 12 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Columbia Falls Natural Gas Rates

^ Columbia Falls, MT natural gas rates recently averaged 10.20$/Mcf -- an estimated 43 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Columbia Falls, MT

Energy in Columbia Falls, MT

Columbia Falls, MT Electricity Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2018, Columbia Falls's average rate of 11.72¢/kWh -- a difference of about -11% from the U.S. average of 13.12¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Falls Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Columbia Falls (MT), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 11.59¢/kWh (July 2017) to 11.72¢/kWh (July 2018).[1]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Columbia Falls (Montana) of 11.59¢/kWh -- a difference of about -12% from the United States average of 13.11¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Falls Electricity Statistics

Columbia Falls Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Columbia Falls, MT in July 2018 were 11.72¢/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: Columbia Falls versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Columbia Falls electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Columbia Falls, MT Solar Energy

Solar: Columbia Falls vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Columbia Falls (measured on a monthly basis) is 37 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Columbia Falls

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Columbia Falls -- averaging an estimated 648 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (155 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Columbia Falls vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Columbia Falls (measured monthly) is 12 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Columbia Falls Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Columbia Falls, MT

The average monthly solar radiation level in Columbia Falls, MT is 4.17 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 Columbia Falls, MT

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Columbia Falls, MT is 5189 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Columbia Falls.[2]

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

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Columbia Falls, MT Natural Gas Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2018, Columbia Falls's average rate of 10.20$/Mcf -- a difference of about -43% from the U.S. average of 17.88$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Falls Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Columbia Falls (MT), natural gas rates decreased about 7 percent -- from 10.99$/Mcf (July 2017) to 10.20$/Mcf (July 2018).[3]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Columbia Falls (Montana) of 10.99$/Mcf -- a difference of about -38% from the United States average of 17.86$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Falls Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Columbia Falls

Average natural gas rates in Columbia Falls, MT in July 2018 were 10.20$/Mcf -- an estimated 43 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.88$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Columbia Falls versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Columbia Falls

Electric Companies in Columbia Falls

Electric companies providing service in or near Columbia Falls, MT.

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Gas Companies in Columbia Falls

Gas companies that offer service in or near Columbia Falls, MT.


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Solar Contractors in Columbia Falls

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Montana Energy News

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More information about Columbia Falls

About Columbia Falls

Columbia Falls (MT) is a city in Flathead County with an estimated population of 4,688.[4]

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Columbia Falls, MT Energy

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