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Rural Retreat Electricity Rates

^ Rural Retreat, VA electricity rates recently averaged 11.85¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Rural Retreat Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Rural Retreat, VA is an estimated 23 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Rural Retreat Natural Gas Rates

^ Rural Retreat, VA natural gas rates recently averaged 11.00$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Rural Retreat, VA

Energy in Rural Retreat, VA

Rural Retreat, VA Electricity Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2018, Rural Retreat's average rate of 11.85¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the U.S. average of 12.89¢/kWh that month.[1]

Rural Retreat Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Rural Retreat (VA), electricity rates increased an estimated 3 percent -- from 11.50¢/kWh (April 2017) to 11.85¢/kWh (April 2018).[1]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Rural Retreat (Virginia) of 11.50¢/kWh -- a difference of about -9% from the United States average of 12.69¢/kWh that month.[1]

Rural Retreat Electricity Statistics

Rural Retreat Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Rural Retreat, VA in April 2018 were 11.85¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 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: Rural Retreat versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Rural Retreat electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Rural Retreat, VA Solar Energy

Solar: Rural Retreat vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Rural Retreat (measured on a monthly basis) is 31 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Rural Retreat

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Rural Retreat -- averaging an estimated 541 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (334 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Rural Retreat vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Rural Retreat (measured monthly) is 23 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Rural Retreat Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Rural Retreat, VA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Rural Retreat, VA is 4.57 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 Rural Retreat, VA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Rural Retreat, VA is 5475 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Rural Retreat.[2]

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

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Rural Retreat, VA Natural Gas Rates

April 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2018, Rural Retreat's average rate of 11.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about +9% from the U.S. average of 10.12$/Mcf that month.[3]

Rural Retreat Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Rural Retreat (VA), natural gas rates decreased about 21 percent -- from 14.00$/Mcf (April 2017) to 11.00$/Mcf (April 2018).[3]

April 2017

In April 2017, the average electricity rate in Rural Retreat (Virginia) of 14.00$/Mcf -- a difference of about +23% from the United States average of 11.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

Rural Retreat Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Rural Retreat

Average natural gas rates in Rural Retreat, VA in April 2018 were 11.00$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.12$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Rural Retreat versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Rural Retreat

Electric Companies in Rural Retreat

Electric companies providing service in or near Rural Retreat, VA.

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Gas Companies in Rural Retreat

Gas companies that offer service in or near Rural Retreat, VA.


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Solar Contractors in Rural Retreat

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Rural Retreat, VA.

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More information about Rural Retreat

About Rural Retreat

Rural Retreat (VA) is a town in Wythe County with an estimated population of 1,483.[4]

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Rural Retreat, VA Energy

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