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Benwood Electricity Rates

^ Benwood, WV electricity rates recently averaged 11.72¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Benwood Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Benwood, WV is an estimated 11 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Benwood Natural Gas Rates

^ Benwood, WV natural gas rates recently averaged 8.92$/Mcf -- an estimated 17 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Benwood, WV

Energy in Benwood, WV

Benwood, WV Electricity Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, November 2016, Benwood's average rate of 11.72¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the U.S. average of 12.75¢/kWh that month.[1]

Benwood Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Benwood (WV), electricity rates increased an estimated 9 percent -- from 10.73¢/kWh (November 2015) to 11.72¢/kWh (November 2016).[1]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in Benwood (West Virginia) of 10.73¢/kWh -- a difference of about -16% from the United States average of 12.71¢/kWh that month.[1]

Benwood Electricity Statistics

Benwood Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Benwood, WV in November 2016 were 11.72¢/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: Benwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Benwood, WV Solar Energy

Solar: Benwood vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Benwood (measured on a monthly basis) is 37 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Benwood

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Benwood -- averaging an estimated 541 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (207 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Benwood vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Benwood (measured monthly) is 11 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Benwood Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Benwood, WV

The average monthly solar radiation level in Benwood, WV is 4.15 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 Benwood, WV

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Benwood, WV is 5090 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Benwood.[2]

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

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Benwood, WV Natural Gas Rates

November 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, November 2016, Benwood's average rate of 8.92$/Mcf -- a difference of about -17% from the U.S. average of 10.76$/Mcf that month.[3]

Benwood Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Benwood (WV), natural gas rates decreased about 7 percent -- from 9.62$/Mcf (November 2015) to 8.92$/Mcf (November 2016).[3]

November 2015

In November 2015, the average electricity rate in Benwood (West Virginia) of 9.62$/Mcf -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 10.02$/Mcf that month.[3]

Benwood Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Benwood

Average natural gas rates in Benwood, WV in November 2016 were 8.92$/Mcf -- an estimated 17 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 10.76$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Benwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Benwood

Electric Companies in Benwood

Electric companies providing service in or near Benwood, WV.

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Gas Companies in Benwood

Gas companies that offer service in or near Benwood, WV.


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Solar Contractors in Benwood

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Benwood, WV.

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More information about Benwood

About Benwood

Benwood (WV) is a city in Marshall County with an estimated population of 1,420.[4]

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Benwood, WV Energy

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

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