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Friend Electricity Rates

^ Friend, NE electricity rates recently averaged 9.61¢/kWh -- an estimated 24 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Friend Solar Energy

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

Friend Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Friend, NE

Energy in Friend, NE

Friend, NE Electricity Rates

February 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2018, Friend's average rate of 9.61¢/kWh -- a difference of about -24% from the U.S. average of 12.62¢/kWh that month.[1]

Friend Electricty, Year Over Year

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

February 2017

In February 2017, the average electricity rate in Friend (Nebraska) of 9.96¢/kWh -- a difference of about -22% from the United States average of 12.78¢/kWh that month.[1]

Friend Electricity Statistics

Friend Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Friend, NE in February 2018 were 9.61¢/kWh -- an estimated 24 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: Friend versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Friend, NE Solar Energy

Solar: Friend vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Friend (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 Friend

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

Solar: Friend vs. Washington

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

Friend Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Friend, NE

The average monthly solar radiation level in Friend, 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 Friend, NE

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

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Friend, NE Natural Gas Rates

February 2018

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

Friend Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Friend (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 Friend (Nebraska) of 7.98$/Mcf -- a difference of about -21% from the United States average of 10.07$/Mcf that month.[3]

Friend Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Friend

Average natural gas rates in Friend, 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: Friend versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Friend

Electric Companies in Friend

Electric companies providing service in or near Friend, NE.

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Gas Companies in Friend

Gas companies that offer service in or near Friend, NE.


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Solar Contractors in Friend

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Friend, NE.

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More information about Friend

About Friend

Friend (NE) is a city in Saline County with an estimated population of 1,027.[4]

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Friend, NE Energy

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