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Aiken Electricity Rates

^ Aiken, SC electricity rates recently averaged 12.38¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Aiken Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Aiken, SC is an estimated 35 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Aiken Natural Gas Rates

^ Aiken, SC natural gas rates recently averaged 13.86$/Mcf -- an estimated 8 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Aiken, SC

Energy in Aiken, SC

Aiken, SC Electricity Rates

May 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, May 2019, Aiken's average rate of 12.38¢/kWh -- a difference of about -7% from the U.S. average of 13.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

Aiken Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Aiken (SC), electricity rates decreased an estimated 4 percent -- from 12.85¢/kWh (May 2018) to 12.38¢/kWh (May 2019).[1]

May 2018

In May 2018, the average electricity rate in Aiken (South Carolina) of 12.85¢/kWh -- a difference of about -2% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Aiken Electricity Statistics

Aiken Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Aiken, SC in May 2019 were 12.38¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 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: Aiken versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Aiken, SC Solar Energy

Solar: Aiken vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Aiken (measured on a monthly basis) is 23 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Aiken

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Aiken -- averaging an estimated 566 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (412 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Aiken vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Aiken (measured monthly) is 35 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Aiken Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Aiken, SC

The average monthly solar radiation level in Aiken, SC is 5.05 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 Aiken, SC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Aiken, SC is 5961 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Aiken.[2]

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

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Aiken, SC Natural Gas Rates

May 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, May 2019, Aiken's average rate of 0.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about -100% from the U.S. average of 12.86$/Mcf that month.[3]

Aiken Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Aiken (SC), natural gas rates increased about n/a percent -- from 0.00$/Mcf (May 2018) to 0.00$/Mcf (May 2019).[3]

May 2018

In May 2018, the average electricity rate in Aiken (South Carolina) of 0.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about -100% from the United States average of 13.64$/Mcf that month.[3]

Aiken Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Aiken

Average natural gas rates in Aiken, SC in April 2019 were 13.86$/Mcf -- an estimated 8 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 12.86$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Aiken versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Aiken

Electric Companies in Aiken

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    Gas Companies in Aiken

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      Solar Contractors in Aiken

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        South Carolina Energy News

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        More information about Aiken

        About Aiken

        Aiken (SC) is a city in Aiken County with an estimated population of 29,524.[4]

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