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Columbia Electricity Rates

^ Columbia, SD electricity rates recently averaged 12.83¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Columbia Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Columbia, SD is an estimated 32 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Columbia Natural Gas Rates

^ Columbia, SD natural gas rates recently averaged 15.04$/Mcf -- an estimated 13 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Columbia, SD

Energy in Columbia, SD

Columbia, SD Electricity Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2018, Columbia's average rate of 12.83¢/kWh -- a difference of about -1% from the U.S. average of 13.01¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Columbia (SD), electricity rates decreased an estimated 0 percent -- from 12.87¢/kWh (September 2017) to 12.83¢/kWh (September 2018).[1]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Columbia (South Dakota) of 12.87¢/kWh -- a difference of about -3% from the United States average of 13.28¢/kWh that month.[1]

Columbia Electricity Statistics

Columbia Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Columbia, SD in September 2018 were 12.83¢/kWh -- an estimated 1 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: Columbia versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Columbia, SD Solar Energy

Solar: Columbia vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Columbia (measured on a monthly basis) is 25 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Columbia

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Columbia -- averaging an estimated 632 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (330 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Columbia vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Columbia (measured monthly) is 32 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Columbia Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Columbia, SD

The average monthly solar radiation level in Columbia, SD is 4.92 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 Columbia, SD

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Columbia, SD is 6110 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Columbia.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Columbia, SD Natural Gas Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2018, Columbia's average rate of 15.04$/Mcf -- a difference of about -13% from the U.S. average of 17.32$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Columbia (SD), natural gas rates increased about 4 percent -- from 14.40$/Mcf (September 2017) to 15.04$/Mcf (September 2018).[3]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Columbia (South Dakota) of 14.40$/Mcf -- a difference of about -15% from the United States average of 16.92$/Mcf that month.[3]

Columbia Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Columbia

Average natural gas rates in Columbia, SD in September 2018 were 15.04$/Mcf -- an estimated 13 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.32$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Columbia versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Columbia

Electric Companies in Columbia

Electric companies providing service in or near Columbia, SD.

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Gas Companies in Columbia

Gas companies that offer service in or near Columbia, SD.


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Solar Contractors in Columbia

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Columbia, SD.

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South Dakota Energy News

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More information about Columbia

About Columbia

Columbia (SD) is a city in Brown County with an estimated population of 136.[4]

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Columbia, SD Energy

For more information on energy in Columbia, SD, or for additional resources regarding Columbia energy, visit the EIA.

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