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Columbia, NC Energy

Columbia Electricity Rates

^ Columbia, NC electricity rates recently averaged 11.37¢/kWh -- an estimated 14 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Columbia Solar Energy

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

Columbia Natural Gas Rates

^ Columbia, NC natural gas rates recently averaged 23.35$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Columbia, NC

Energy in Columbia, NC

Columbia, NC Electricity Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2017, Columbia's average rate of 11.37¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the U.S. average of 13.19¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Columbia (NC), electricity rates increased an estimated 0 percent -- from 11.36¢/kWh (August 2016) to 11.37¢/kWh (August 2017).[1]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Columbia (North Carolina) of 11.36¢/kWh -- a difference of about -12% from the United States average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Electricity Statistics

Columbia Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Columbia, NC in August 2017 were 11.37¢/kWh -- an estimated 14 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: Columbia versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Columbia, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Columbia vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Columbia (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 Columbia

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Columbia -- averaging an estimated 584 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (395 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Columbia vs. Washington

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

Columbia Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Columbia, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Columbia, NC is 5.05 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 Columbia, NC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Columbia, NC is 6063 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Columbia.[2]

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

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Compare Solar Quotes

Columbia, NC Natural Gas Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2017, Columbia's average rate of 23.35$/Mcf -- a difference of about +29% from the U.S. average of 18.09$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Columbia (NC), natural gas rates increased about 10 percent -- from 21.26$/Mcf (August 2016) to 23.35$/Mcf (August 2017).[3]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Columbia (North Carolina) of 21.26$/Mcf -- a difference of about +21% from the United States average of 17.60$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Columbia

Average natural gas rates in Columbia, NC in August 2017 were 23.35$/Mcf -- an estimated 29 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.09$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Columbia versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Columbia

Electric Companies in Columbia

Electric companies providing service in or near Columbia, NC.

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Gas Companies in Columbia

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


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Solar Contractors in Columbia

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

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North Carolina Energy News

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More information about Columbia

About Columbia

Columbia (NC) is a town in Tyrrell County with an estimated population of 891.[4]

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Columbia, NC Energy

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