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Oak Ridge, NC Energy

Oak Ridge Electricity Rates

^ Oak Ridge, NC electricity rates recently averaged 11.49¢/kWh -- an estimated 14 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Oak Ridge Solar Energy

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

Oak Ridge Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Oak Ridge, NC

Energy in Oak Ridge, NC

Oak Ridge, NC Electricity Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2018, Oak Ridge's average rate of 11.49¢/kWh -- a difference of about -14% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Oak Ridge Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Oak Ridge (NC), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 11.18¢/kWh (August 2017) to 11.49¢/kWh (August 2018).[1]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Oak Ridge (North Carolina) of 11.18¢/kWh -- a difference of about -15% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Oak Ridge Electricity Statistics

Oak Ridge Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Oak Ridge, NC in August 2018 were 11.49¢/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: Oak Ridge versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Oak Ridge electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Oak Ridge, NC Solar Energy

Solar: Oak Ridge vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Oak Ridge (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 Oak Ridge

March is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Oak Ridge -- averaging an estimated 565 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (380 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Oak Ridge vs. Washington

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

Oak Ridge Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Oak Ridge, NC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Oak Ridge, 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 Oak Ridge, NC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Oak Ridge, NC is 6002 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Oak Ridge.[2]

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

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Oak Ridge, NC Natural Gas Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2018, Oak Ridge's average rate of 0.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about -100% from the U.S. average of 18.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Oak Ridge Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Oak Ridge (NC), natural gas rates decreased about 100 percent -- from 23.14$/Mcf (August 2017) to 0.00$/Mcf (August 2018).[3]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Oak Ridge (North Carolina) of 23.14$/Mcf -- a difference of about +27% from the United States average of 18.22$/Mcf that month.[3]

Oak Ridge Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Oak Ridge

Average natural gas rates in Oak Ridge, NC in July 2018 were 0.00$/Mcf -- an estimated 100 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.63$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Oak Ridge versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Oak Ridge

Electric Companies in Oak Ridge

Electric companies providing service in or near Oak Ridge, NC.

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Gas Companies in Oak Ridge

Gas companies that offer service in or near Oak Ridge, NC.


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Solar Contractors in Oak Ridge

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Oak Ridge, NC.

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North Carolina Energy News

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More information about Oak Ridge

About Oak Ridge

Oak Ridge (NC) is a town in Guilford County with an estimated population of 6,185.[4]

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