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Cary Electricity Rates

^ Cary, NC electricity rates recently averaged 10.60¢/kWh -- an estimated 17 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Cary Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Cary, NC is an estimated 35 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Cary Natural Gas Rates

^ Cary, NC natural gas rates recently averaged 11.27$/Mcf -- an estimated 16 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Cary, NC

Energy in Cary, NC

Cary, NC Electricity Rates

December 2020

In the most recent month of electricity data, December 2020, Cary's average rate of 10.60¢/kWh -- a difference of about -17% from the U.S. average of 12.80¢/kWh that month.[1]

Cary Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Cary (NC), electricity rates decreased an estimated 3 percent -- from 10.88¢/kWh (December 2019) to 10.60¢/kWh (December 2020).[1]

December 2019

In December 2019, the average electricity rate in Cary (North Carolina) of 10.88¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the United States average of 12.68¢/kWh that month.[1]

Cary Electricity Statistics

Cary Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Cary, NC in December 2020 were 10.60¢/kWh -- an estimated 17 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: Cary versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Cary, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Cary vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Cary (measured on a monthly basis) is 24 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Cary

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Cary -- averaging an estimated 561 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (382 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Cary vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Cary (measured monthly) is 35 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Cary Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Cary, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Cary, NC is 5.04 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 Cary, NC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Cary, NC is 6019 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Cary.[2]

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Cary, NC Natural Gas Rates

December 2020

In the most recent month of natural gas data, December 2020, Cary's average rate of 11.27$/Mcf -- a difference of about +16% from the U.S. average of 9.73$/Mcf that month.[3]

Cary Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Cary (NC), natural gas rates decreased about 1 percent -- from 11.42$/Mcf (December 2019) to 11.27$/Mcf (December 2020).[3]

December 2019

In December 2019, the average electricity rate in Cary (North Carolina) of 11.42$/Mcf -- a difference of about +23% from the United States average of 9.30$/Mcf that month.[3]

Cary Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Cary

Average natural gas rates in Cary, NC in December 2020 were 11.27$/Mcf -- an estimated 16 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.73$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Cary versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Cary

Electric Companies in Cary

Electric companies providing service in or near Cary, NC.

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    Gas Companies in Cary

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Cary, NC.


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      Solar Contractors in Cary

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Cary, NC.

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        North Carolina Energy News

        More information about Cary

        About Cary

        Cary (NC) is a town in Wake County with an estimated population of 135,234.[4]

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        Cary, NC Energy

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