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Gaston Electricity Rates

^ Gaston, NC electricity rates recently averaged 11.43¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Gaston Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Gaston, NC is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Gaston Natural Gas Rates

^ Gaston, NC natural gas rates recently averaged 0.00$/Mcf -- an estimated 100 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Gaston, NC

Energy in Gaston, NC

Gaston, NC Electricity Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2018, Gaston's average rate of 11.43¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the U.S. average of 13.12¢/kWh that month.[1]

Gaston Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Gaston (NC), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 11.20¢/kWh (July 2017) to 11.43¢/kWh (July 2018).[1]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Gaston (North Carolina) of 11.20¢/kWh -- a difference of about -15% from the United States average of 13.11¢/kWh that month.[1]

Gaston Electricity Statistics

Gaston Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Gaston, NC in July 2018 were 11.43¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 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: Gaston versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Gaston, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Gaston vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Gaston (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Gaston

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Gaston -- averaging an estimated 549 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (385 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Gaston vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Gaston (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Gaston Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Gaston, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Gaston, NC is 4.83 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 Gaston, NC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Gaston, NC is 5820 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Gaston.[2]

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

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Gaston, NC Natural Gas Rates

July 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2018, Gaston's average rate of 0.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about -100% from the U.S. average of 17.88$/Mcf that month.[3]

Gaston Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Gaston (NC), natural gas rates decreased about 100 percent -- from 22.49$/Mcf (July 2017) to 0.00$/Mcf (July 2018).[3]

July 2017

In July 2017, the average electricity rate in Gaston (North Carolina) of 22.49$/Mcf -- a difference of about +26% from the United States average of 17.86$/Mcf that month.[3]

Gaston Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Gaston

Average natural gas rates in Gaston, NC in June 2018 were 0.00$/Mcf -- an estimated 100 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.88$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Gaston versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Gaston

Electric Companies in Gaston

Electric companies providing service in or near Gaston, NC.

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Gas Companies in Gaston

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


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Solar Contractors in Gaston

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

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More information about Gaston

About Gaston

Gaston (NC) is a town in Northampton County with an estimated population of 1,152.[4]

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Gaston, NC Energy

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