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New Bern, NC Energy

New Bern Electricity Rates

^ New Bern, NC electricity rates recently averaged 11.17¢/kWh -- an estimated 14 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

New Bern Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in New Bern, NC is an estimated 34 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

New Bern Natural Gas Rates

^ New Bern, NC natural gas rates recently averaged 13.51$/Mcf -- an estimated 40 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in New Bern, NC

Energy in New Bern, NC

New Bern, NC Electricity Rates

March 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, March 2018, New Bern's average rate of 11.17¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the U.S. average of 12.99¢/kWh that month.[1]

New Bern Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in New Bern (NC), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 10.99¢/kWh (March 2017) to 11.17¢/kWh (March 2018).[1]

March 2017

In March 2017, the average electricity rate in New Bern (North Carolina) of 10.99¢/kWh -- a difference of about -15% from the United States average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

New Bern Electricity Statistics

New Bern Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in New Bern, NC in March 2018 were 11.17¢/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: New Bern versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of New Bern electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

New Bern, NC Solar Energy

Solar: New Bern vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in New Bern (measured on a monthly basis) is 24 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in New Bern

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in New Bern -- averaging an estimated 577 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (412 kWhac).[2]

Solar: New Bern vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in New Bern (measured monthly) is 34 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

New Bern Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in New Bern, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in New Bern, NC is 5.01 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 New Bern, NC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in New Bern, NC is 5960 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in New Bern.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
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New Bern, NC Natural Gas Rates

February 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2018, New Bern's average rate of 13.51$/Mcf -- a difference of about +40% from the U.S. average of 9.65$/Mcf that month.[3]

New Bern Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in New Bern (NC), natural gas rates decreased about 2 percent -- from 13.85$/Mcf (February 2017) to 13.51$/Mcf (February 2018).[3]

February 2017

In February 2017, the average electricity rate in New Bern (North Carolina) of 13.85$/Mcf -- a difference of about +38% from the United States average of 10.07$/Mcf that month.[3]

New Bern Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in New Bern

Average natural gas rates in New Bern, NC in February 2018 were 13.51$/Mcf -- an estimated 40 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.65$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: New Bern versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in New Bern

Electric Companies in New Bern

Electric companies providing service in or near New Bern, NC.

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Gas Companies in New Bern

Gas companies that offer service in or near New Bern, NC.


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Solar Contractors in New Bern

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near New Bern, NC.

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North Carolina Energy News

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More information about New Bern

About New Bern

New Bern (NC) is a city in Craven County with an estimated population of 29,524.[4]

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New Bern, NC Energy

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