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New Kensington, PA Energy

New Kensington Electricity Rates

^ New Kensington, PA electricity rates recently averaged 13.88¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

New Kensington Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in New Kensington, PA is an estimated 11 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

New Kensington Natural Gas Rates

^ New Kensington, PA natural gas rates recently averaged 20.44$/Mcf -- an estimated 10 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in New Kensington, PA

Energy in New Kensington, PA

New Kensington, PA Electricity Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2018, New Kensington's average rate of 13.88¢/kWh -- a difference of about +4% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

New Kensington Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in New Kensington (PA), electricity rates decreased an estimated 3 percent -- from 14.32¢/kWh (August 2017) to 13.88¢/kWh (August 2018).[1]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in New Kensington (Pennsylvania) of 14.32¢/kWh -- a difference of about +9% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

New Kensington Electricity Statistics

New Kensington Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in New Kensington, PA in August 2018 were 13.88¢/kWh -- an estimated 4 percent more 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 Kensington versus U.S. Averages

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

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

New Kensington, PA Solar Energy

Solar: New Kensington vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in New Kensington (measured on a monthly basis) is 37 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in New Kensington

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in New Kensington -- averaging an estimated 541 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (207 kWhac).[2]

Solar: New Kensington vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in New Kensington (measured monthly) is 11 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

New Kensington Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in New Kensington, PA

The average monthly solar radiation level in New Kensington, PA is 4.15 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 Kensington, PA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in New Kensington, PA is 5090 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in New Kensington.[2]

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

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New Kensington, PA Natural Gas Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2018, New Kensington's average rate of 20.44$/Mcf -- a difference of about +10% from the U.S. average of 18.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

New Kensington Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in New Kensington (PA), natural gas rates increased about 2 percent -- from 20.04$/Mcf (August 2017) to 20.44$/Mcf (August 2018).[3]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in New Kensington (Pennsylvania) of 20.04$/Mcf -- a difference of about +10% from the United States average of 18.22$/Mcf that month.[3]

New Kensington Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in New Kensington

Average natural gas rates in New Kensington, PA in August 2018 were 20.44$/Mcf -- an estimated 10 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.63$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: New Kensington versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in New Kensington

Electric Companies in New Kensington

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Gas Companies in New Kensington

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Solar Contractors in New Kensington

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About New Kensington

New Kensington (PA) is a city in Westmoreland County with an estimated population of 13,116.[4]

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