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Port Townsend, WA Energy

Port Townsend Electricity Rates

^ Port Townsend, WA electricity rates recently averaged 9.80¢/kWh -- an estimated 26 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Port Townsend Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Port Townsend, WA is an estimated 0 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Port Townsend Natural Gas Rates

^ Port Townsend, WA natural gas rates recently averaged 15.81$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Port Townsend, WA

Energy in Port Townsend, WA

Port Townsend, WA Electricity Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2018, Port Townsend's average rate of 9.80¢/kWh -- a difference of about -26% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Port Townsend Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Port Townsend (WA), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 9.87¢/kWh (August 2017) to 9.80¢/kWh (August 2018).[1]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Port Townsend (Washington) of 9.87¢/kWh -- a difference of about -25% from the United States average of 13.15¢/kWh that month.[1]

Port Townsend Electricity Statistics

Port Townsend Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Port Townsend, WA in August 2018 were 9.80¢/kWh -- an estimated 26 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: Port Townsend versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Port Townsend electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

Port Townsend, WA Solar Energy

Solar: Port Townsend vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Port Townsend (measured on a monthly basis) is 43 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Port Townsend

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Port Townsend -- averaging an estimated 618 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (131 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Port Townsend vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Port Townsend (measured monthly) is 0 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Port Townsend Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Port Townsend, WA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Port Townsend, WA is 3.74 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 Port Townsend, WA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Port Townsend, WA is 4641 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Port Townsend.[2]

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

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Port Townsend, WA Natural Gas Rates

August 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2018, Port Townsend's average rate of 15.81$/Mcf -- a difference of about -15% from the U.S. average of 18.63$/Mcf that month.[3]

Port Townsend Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Port Townsend (WA), natural gas rates decreased about 1 percent -- from 16.05$/Mcf (August 2017) to 15.81$/Mcf (August 2018).[3]

August 2017

In August 2017, the average electricity rate in Port Townsend (Washington) of 16.05$/Mcf -- a difference of about -12% from the United States average of 18.22$/Mcf that month.[3]

Port Townsend Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Port Townsend

Average natural gas rates in Port Townsend, WA in August 2018 were 15.81$/Mcf -- an estimated 15 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.63$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Port Townsend versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Port Townsend

Electric Companies in Port Townsend

Electric companies providing service in or near Port Townsend, WA.

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Gas Companies in Port Townsend

Gas companies that offer service in or near Port Townsend, WA.


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Solar Contractors in Port Townsend

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Port Townsend, WA.

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More information about Port Townsend

About Port Townsend

Port Townsend (WA) is a city in Jefferson County with an estimated population of 9,113.[4]

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