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Amherst Electricity Rates

^ Amherst, NE electricity rates recently averaged 9.61¢/kWh -- an estimated 26 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Amherst Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Amherst, NE is an estimated 41 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Amherst Natural Gas Rates

^ Amherst, NE natural gas rates recently averaged 7.47$/Mcf -- an estimated 23 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Amherst, NE

Energy in Amherst, NE

Amherst, NE Electricity Rates

March 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2018, Amherst's average rate of 9.61¢/kWh -- a difference of about -26% from the U.S. average of 12.99¢/kWh that month.[1]

Amherst Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Amherst (NE), electricity rates decreased an estimated 4 percent -- from 9.96¢/kWh (March 2017) to 9.61¢/kWh (March 2018).[1]

March 2017

In March 2017, the average electricity rate in Amherst (Nebraska) of 9.96¢/kWh -- a difference of about -23% from the United States average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Amherst Electricity Statistics

Amherst Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Amherst, NE in February 2018 were 9.61¢/kWh -- an estimated 26 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: Amherst versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Amherst, NE Solar Energy

Solar: Amherst vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Amherst (measured on a monthly basis) is 20 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Amherst

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Amherst -- averaging an estimated 626 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (412 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Amherst vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Amherst (measured monthly) is 41 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Amherst Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Amherst, NE

The average monthly solar radiation level in Amherst, NE is 5.27 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 Amherst, NE

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Amherst, NE is 6461 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Amherst.[2]

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

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Amherst, NE Natural Gas Rates

February 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2018, Amherst's average rate of 7.47$/Mcf -- a difference of about -23% from the U.S. average of 9.65$/Mcf that month.[3]

Amherst Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Amherst (NE), natural gas rates decreased about 6 percent -- from 7.98$/Mcf (February 2017) to 7.47$/Mcf (February 2018).[3]

February 2017

In February 2017, the average electricity rate in Amherst (Nebraska) of 7.98$/Mcf -- a difference of about -21% from the United States average of 10.07$/Mcf that month.[3]

Amherst Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Amherst

Average natural gas rates in Amherst, NE in February 2018 were 7.47$/Mcf -- an estimated 23 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.65$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Amherst versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Amherst

Electric Companies in Amherst

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Gas Companies in Amherst

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Solar Contractors in Amherst

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More information about Amherst

About Amherst

Amherst (NE) is a village in Buffalo County with an estimated population of 248.[4]

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Amherst, NE Energy

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