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North Charleston, SC Energy

North Charleston Electricity Rates

^ North Charleston, SC electricity rates recently averaged 11.04¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

North Charleston Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in North Charleston, SC is an estimated 38 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

North Charleston Natural Gas Rates

^ North Charleston, SC natural gas rates recently averaged 16.08$/Mcf -- an estimated 67 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in North Charleston, SC

Energy in North Charleston, SC

North Charleston, SC Electricity Rates

February 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2018, North Charleston's average rate of 11.04¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the U.S. average of 12.62¢/kWh that month.[1]

North Charleston Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in North Charleston (SC), electricity rates decreased an estimated 14 percent -- from 12.86¢/kWh (February 2017) to 11.04¢/kWh (February 2018).[1]

February 2017

In February 2017, the average electricity rate in North Charleston (South Carolina) of 12.86¢/kWh -- a difference of about +1% from the United States average of 12.78¢/kWh that month.[1]

North Charleston Electricity Statistics

North Charleston Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in North Charleston, SC in February 2018 were 11.04¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: North Charleston versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of North Charleston electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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North Charleston, SC Solar Energy

Solar: North Charleston vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in North Charleston (measured on a monthly basis) is 22 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in North Charleston

March is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in North Charleston -- averaging an estimated 583 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (408 kWhac).[2]

Solar: North Charleston vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in North Charleston (measured monthly) is 38 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

North Charleston Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in North Charleston, SC

The average monthly solar radiation level in North Charleston, SC is 5.16 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 North Charleston, SC

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in North Charleston, SC is 6107 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in North Charleston.[2]

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

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North Charleston, SC Natural Gas Rates

February 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, February 2018, North Charleston's average rate of 16.08$/Mcf -- a difference of about +67% from the U.S. average of 9.65$/Mcf that month.[3]

North Charleston Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in North Charleston (SC), natural gas rates increased about 6 percent -- from 15.11$/Mcf (February 2017) to 16.08$/Mcf (February 2018).[3]

February 2017

In February 2017, the average electricity rate in North Charleston (South Carolina) of 15.11$/Mcf -- a difference of about +50% from the United States average of 10.07$/Mcf that month.[3]

North Charleston Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in North Charleston

Average natural gas rates in North Charleston, SC in February 2018 were 16.08$/Mcf -- an estimated 67 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.65$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: North Charleston versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in North Charleston

Electric Companies in North Charleston

Electric companies providing service in or near North Charleston, SC.

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Gas Companies in North Charleston

Gas companies that offer service in or near North Charleston, SC.


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Solar Contractors in North Charleston

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South Carolina Energy News

Wind: Top source for new electricity in U.S. in 2015

Wind: Top source for new electricity in U.S. in 2015Wind energy had a big year in the U.S. in 2015, accounting for more new electricity capacity in the country than any other energy source.
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Solar energy broke records in 2015

Solar energy broke records in 2015Last year was a record-breaking one for solar power generation in the U.S., and 2016 looks to have an even brighter future, the SEIA said.
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Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016

Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016For the first time ever, natural gas is expected to surpass coal as an electricity generating source in the United States.
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More information about North Charleston

About North Charleston

North Charleston (SC) is a city in Charleston County with an estimated population of 97,471.[4]

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North Charleston, SC Energy

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