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Highlands, NC Energy

Highlands Electricity Rates

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

Highlands Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Highlands, NC is an estimated 31 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Highlands Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Highlands, NC

Energy in Highlands, NC

Highlands, NC Electricity Rates

December 2020

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

Highlands Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Highlands (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 Highlands (North Carolina) of 10.88¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the United States average of 12.68¢/kWh that month.[1]

Highlands Electricity Statistics

Highlands Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Highlands, 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]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Highlands versus U.S. Averages

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

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Highlands, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Highlands vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Highlands (measured on a monthly basis) is 26 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Highlands

March is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Highlands -- averaging an estimated 551 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (400 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Highlands vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Highlands (measured monthly) is 31 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Highlands Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Highlands, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Highlands, NC is 4.89 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 Highlands, NC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Highlands, NC is 5900 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Highlands.[2]

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

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Highlands, NC Natural Gas Rates

December 2020

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

Highlands Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Highlands (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 Highlands (North Carolina) of 11.42$/Mcf -- a difference of about +23% from the United States average of 9.30$/Mcf that month.[3]

Highlands Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Highlands

Average natural gas rates in Highlands, 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: Highlands versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Highlands

Electric Companies in Highlands

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      Solar Contractors in Highlands

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        About Highlands

        Highlands (NC) is a town in Macon County with an estimated population of 924.[4]

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