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Fort Benton Electricity Rates

^ Fort Benton, MT electricity rates recently averaged 11.02¢/kWh -- an estimated 15 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Fort Benton Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Fort Benton, MT is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Fort Benton Natural Gas Rates

^ Fort Benton, MT natural gas rates recently averaged 7.12$/Mcf -- an estimated 30 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Fort Benton, MT

Energy in Fort Benton, MT

Fort Benton, MT Electricity Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2018, Fort Benton's average rate of 11.02¢/kWh -- a difference of about -15% from the U.S. average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fort Benton Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Fort Benton (MT), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 10.93¢/kWh (April 2017) to 11.02¢/kWh (April 2018).[1]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Fort Benton (Montana) of 10.93¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the United States average of 12.69¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fort Benton Electricity Statistics

Fort Benton Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Fort Benton, MT in April 2018 were 11.02¢/kWh -- an estimated 15 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: Fort Benton versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Fort Benton electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Fort Benton, MT Solar Energy

Solar: Fort Benton vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Fort Benton (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Fort Benton

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Fort Benton -- averaging an estimated 667 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (282 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Fort Benton vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Fort Benton (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Fort Benton Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Fort Benton, MT

The average monthly solar radiation level in Fort Benton, MT is 4.81 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 Fort Benton, MT

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Fort Benton, MT is 5980 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Fort Benton.[2]

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

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Fort Benton, MT Natural Gas Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2018, Fort Benton's average rate of 7.12$/Mcf -- a difference of about -30% from the U.S. average of 10.12$/Mcf that month.[3]

Fort Benton Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Fort Benton (MT), natural gas rates decreased about 5 percent -- from 7.51$/Mcf (April 2017) to 7.12$/Mcf (April 2018).[3]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Fort Benton (Montana) of 7.51$/Mcf -- a difference of about -34% from the United States average of 11.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

Fort Benton Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Fort Benton

Average natural gas rates in Fort Benton, MT in April 2018 were 7.12$/Mcf -- an estimated 30 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.12$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Fort Benton versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Fort Benton

Electric Companies in Fort Benton

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Gas Companies in Fort Benton

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Solar Contractors in Fort Benton

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More information about Fort Benton

About Fort Benton

Fort Benton (MT) is a city in Chouteau County with an estimated population of 1,464.[4]

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Fort Benton, MT Energy

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