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Morganton, NC Energy

Morganton Electricity Rates

^ Morganton, NC electricity rates recently averaged 11.41¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Morganton Solar Energy

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

Morganton Natural Gas Rates

^ Morganton, NC natural gas rates recently averaged 23.44$/Mcf -- an estimated 71 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Morganton, NC

Energy in Morganton, NC

Morganton, NC Electricity Rates

May 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2018, Morganton's average rate of 11.41¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the U.S. average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Morganton Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Morganton (NC), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 11.27¢/kWh (May 2017) to 11.41¢/kWh (May 2018).[1]

May 2017

In May 2017, the average electricity rate in Morganton (North Carolina) of 11.27¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the United States average of 13.01¢/kWh that month.[1]

Morganton Electricity Statistics

Morganton Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Morganton, NC in May 2018 were 11.41¢/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: Morganton versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Morganton, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Morganton vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Morganton (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 Morganton

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

Solar: Morganton vs. Washington

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

Morganton Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Morganton, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Morganton, 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 Morganton, NC

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

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

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Morganton, NC Natural Gas Rates

May 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2018, Morganton's average rate of 23.44$/Mcf -- a difference of about +71% from the U.S. average of 13.67$/Mcf that month.[3]

Morganton Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Morganton (NC), natural gas rates increased about 20 percent -- from 19.47$/Mcf (May 2017) to 23.44$/Mcf (May 2018).[3]

May 2017

In May 2017, the average electricity rate in Morganton (North Carolina) of 19.47$/Mcf -- a difference of about +46% from the United States average of 13.32$/Mcf that month.[3]

Morganton Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Morganton

Average natural gas rates in Morganton, NC in May 2018 were 23.44$/Mcf -- an estimated 71 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 13.67$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Morganton versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Morganton

Electric Companies in Morganton

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Gas Companies in Morganton

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Solar Contractors in Morganton

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More information about Morganton

About Morganton

Morganton (NC) is a city in Burke County with an estimated population of 16,918.[4]

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