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Beacon Electricity Rates

^ Beacon, NY electricity rates recently averaged 18.39¢/kWh -- an estimated 38 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Beacon Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Beacon, NY is an estimated 19 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Beacon Natural Gas Rates

^ Beacon, NY natural gas rates recently averaged 20.20$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Beacon, NY

Energy in Beacon, NY

Beacon, NY Electricity Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2019, Beacon's average rate of 18.39¢/kWh -- a difference of about +38% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Beacon Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Beacon (NY), electricity rates decreased an estimated 3 percent -- from 19.02¢/kWh (August 2018) to 18.39¢/kWh (August 2019).[1]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Beacon (New York) of 19.02¢/kWh -- a difference of about +43% from the United States average of 13.26¢/kWh that month.[1]

Beacon Electricity Statistics

Beacon Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Beacon, NY in August 2019 were 18.39¢/kWh -- an estimated 38 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Beacon versus U.S. Averages

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

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Beacon, NY Solar Energy

Solar: Beacon vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Beacon (measured on a monthly basis) is 33 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Beacon

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Beacon -- averaging an estimated 548 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (320 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Beacon vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Beacon (measured monthly) is 19 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Beacon Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Beacon, NY

The average monthly solar radiation level in Beacon, NY is 4.43 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 Beacon, NY

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Beacon, NY is 5496 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Beacon.[2]

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

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Beacon, NY Natural Gas Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2019, Beacon's average rate of 20.20$/Mcf -- a difference of about +9% from the U.S. average of 18.58$/Mcf that month.[3]

Beacon Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Beacon (NY), natural gas rates decreased about 3 percent -- from 20.83$/Mcf (August 2018) to 20.20$/Mcf (August 2019).[3]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Beacon (New York) of 20.83$/Mcf -- a difference of about +12% from the United States average of 18.56$/Mcf that month.[3]

Beacon Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Beacon

Average natural gas rates in Beacon, NY in August 2019 were 20.20$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.58$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Beacon versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Beacon

Electric Companies in Beacon

Electric companies providing service in or near Beacon, NY.

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    Gas Companies in Beacon

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Beacon, NY.


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      Solar Contractors in Beacon

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Beacon, NY.

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        More information about Beacon

        About Beacon

        Beacon (NY) is a city in Dutchess County with an estimated population of 15,541.[4]

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        Beacon, NY Energy

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