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Plains Electricity Rates

^ Plains, MT electricity rates recently averaged 10.68¢/kWh -- an estimated 20 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Plains Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Plains, MT is an estimated 14 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Plains Natural Gas Rates

^ Plains, MT natural gas rates recently averaged 7.20$/Mcf -- an estimated 25 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Plains, MT

Energy in Plains, MT

Plains, MT Electricity Rates

February 2021

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2021, Plains's average rate of 10.68¢/kWh -- a difference of about -20% from the U.S. average of 13.34¢/kWh that month.[1]

Plains Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Plains (MT), electricity rates decreased an estimated 5 percent -- from 11.30¢/kWh (February 2020) to 10.68¢/kWh (February 2021).[1]

February 2020

In February 2020, the average electricity rate in Plains (Montana) of 11.30¢/kWh -- a difference of about -12% from the United States average of 12.85¢/kWh that month.[1]

Plains Electricity Statistics

Plains Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Plains, MT in February 2021 were 10.68¢/kWh -- an estimated 20 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: Plains versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Plains, MT Solar Energy

Solar: Plains vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Plains (measured on a monthly basis) is 35 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Plains

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Plains -- averaging an estimated 682 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (185 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Plains vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Plains (measured monthly) is 14 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Plains Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Plains, MT

The average monthly solar radiation level in Plains, MT is 4.27 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 Plains, MT

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Plains, MT is 5275 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Plains.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Plains, MT Natural Gas Rates

February 2021

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2021, Plains's average rate of 7.20$/Mcf -- a difference of about -25% from the U.S. average of 9.55$/Mcf that month.[3]

Plains Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Plains (MT), natural gas rates increased about 10 percent -- from 6.54$/Mcf (February 2020) to 7.20$/Mcf (February 2021).[3]

February 2020

In February 2020, the average electricity rate in Plains (Montana) of 6.54$/Mcf -- a difference of about -28% from the United States average of 9.12$/Mcf that month.[3]

Plains Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Plains

Average natural gas rates in Plains, MT in February 2021 were 7.20$/Mcf -- an estimated 25 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.55$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Plains versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Plains

Electric Companies in Plains

Electric companies providing service in or near Plains, MT.

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    Gas Companies in Plains

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Plains, MT.


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      Solar Contractors in Plains

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Plains, MT.

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        Montana Energy News

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        About Plains

        Plains (MT) is a town in Sanders County with an estimated population of 1,048.[4]

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