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Northwest, NC Energy

Northwest Electricity Rates

^ Northwest, NC electricity rates recently averaged 11.65¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Northwest Solar Energy

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

Northwest Natural Gas Rates

^ Northwest, NC natural gas rates recently averaged 12.53$/Mcf -- an estimated 32 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Northwest, NC

Energy in Northwest, NC

Northwest, NC Electricity Rates

February 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2019, Northwest's average rate of 11.65¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the U.S. average of 12.70¢/kWh that month.[1]

Northwest Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Northwest (NC), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 11.44¢/kWh (February 2018) to 11.65¢/kWh (February 2019).[1]

February 2018

In February 2018, the average electricity rate in Northwest (North Carolina) of 11.44¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the United States average of 12.66¢/kWh that month.[1]

Northwest Electricity Statistics

Northwest Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Northwest, NC in February 2019 were 11.65¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 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: Northwest versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Northwest, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Northwest vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Northwest (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 Northwest

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

Solar: Northwest vs. Washington

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

Northwest Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Northwest, NC

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

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

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

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Northwest, NC Natural Gas Rates

February 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2019, Northwest's average rate of 12.53$/Mcf -- a difference of about +32% from the U.S. average of 9.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Northwest Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Northwest (NC), natural gas rates decreased about 7 percent -- from 13.44$/Mcf (February 2018) to 12.53$/Mcf (February 2019).[3]

February 2018

In February 2018, the average electricity rate in Northwest (North Carolina) of 13.44$/Mcf -- a difference of about +39% from the United States average of 9.64$/Mcf that month.[3]

Northwest Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Northwest

Average natural gas rates in Northwest, NC in February 2019 were 12.53$/Mcf -- an estimated 32 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.49$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Northwest versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Northwest

Electric Companies in Northwest

Electric companies providing service in or near Northwest, NC.

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    Gas Companies in Northwest

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


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      Solar Contractors in Northwest

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

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        About Northwest

        Northwest (NC) is a city in Brunswick County with an estimated population of 735.[4]

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