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Charlotte, NC Energy

Charlotte Electricity Rates

^ Charlotte, NC electricity rates recently averaged 11.71¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Charlotte Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Charlotte, NC is an estimated 36 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Charlotte Natural Gas Rates

^ Charlotte, NC natural gas rates recently averaged 22.03$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Charlotte, NC

Energy in Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, NC Electricity Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2019, Charlotte's average rate of 11.71¢/kWh -- a difference of about -12% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Charlotte Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Charlotte (NC), electricity rates increased an estimated 4 percent -- from 11.29¢/kWh (August 2018) to 11.71¢/kWh (August 2019).[1]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Charlotte (North Carolina) of 11.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about -15% from the United States average of 13.26¢/kWh that month.[1]

Charlotte Electricity Statistics

Charlotte Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Charlotte, NC in August 2019 were 11.71¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Charlotte versus U.S. Averages

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

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Charlotte, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Charlotte vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Charlotte (measured on a monthly basis) is 23 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Charlotte

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Charlotte -- averaging an estimated 571 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (410 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Charlotte vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Charlotte (measured monthly) is 36 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Charlotte Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Charlotte, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Charlotte, NC is 5.07 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 Charlotte, NC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Charlotte, NC is 6039 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Charlotte.[2]

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

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Charlotte, NC Natural Gas Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2019, Charlotte's average rate of 22.03$/Mcf -- a difference of about +19% from the U.S. average of 18.58$/Mcf that month.[3]

Charlotte Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Charlotte (NC), natural gas rates increased about 1 percent -- from 21.73$/Mcf (August 2018) to 22.03$/Mcf (August 2019).[3]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Charlotte (North Carolina) of 21.73$/Mcf -- a difference of about +17% from the United States average of 18.56$/Mcf that month.[3]

Charlotte Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Charlotte

Average natural gas rates in Charlotte, NC in August 2019 were 22.03$/Mcf -- an estimated 19 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.58$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Charlotte versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Charlotte

Electric Companies in Charlotte

Electric companies providing service in or near Charlotte, NC.

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    Gas Companies in Charlotte

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


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      Solar Contractors in Charlotte

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

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        More information about Charlotte

        About Charlotte

        Charlotte (NC) is a city in Mecklenburg County with an estimated population of 731,424.[4]

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