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Parkersburg, WV Energy

Parkersburg Electricity Rates

^ Parkersburg, WV electricity rates recently averaged 11.67¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Parkersburg Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Parkersburg, WV is an estimated 16 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Parkersburg Natural Gas Rates

^ Parkersburg, WV natural gas rates recently averaged 17.47$/Mcf -- an estimated 3 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Parkersburg, WV

Energy in Parkersburg, WV

Parkersburg, WV Electricity Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2017, Parkersburg's average rate of 11.67¢/kWh -- a difference of about -12% from the U.S. average of 13.19¢/kWh that month.[1]

Parkersburg Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Parkersburg (WV), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 11.57¢/kWh (August 2016) to 11.67¢/kWh (August 2017).[1]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Parkersburg (West Virginia) of 11.57¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the United States average of 12.90¢/kWh that month.[1]

Parkersburg Electricity Statistics

Parkersburg Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Parkersburg, WV in August 2017 were 11.67¢/kWh -- an estimated 12 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Parkersburg versus U.S. Averages

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

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Parkersburg, WV Solar Energy

Solar: Parkersburg vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Parkersburg (measured on a monthly basis) is 34 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Parkersburg

July is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Parkersburg -- averaging an estimated 524 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (260 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Parkersburg vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Parkersburg (measured monthly) is 16 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Parkersburg Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Parkersburg, WV

The average monthly solar radiation level in Parkersburg, WV is 4.33 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 Parkersburg, WV

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Parkersburg, WV is 5228 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Parkersburg.[2]

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

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Parkersburg, WV Natural Gas Rates

August 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2017, Parkersburg's average rate of 17.47$/Mcf -- a difference of about -3% from the U.S. average of 18.09$/Mcf that month.[3]

Parkersburg Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Parkersburg (WV), natural gas rates decreased about 5 percent -- from 18.41$/Mcf (August 2016) to 17.47$/Mcf (August 2017).[3]

August 2016

In August 2016, the average electricity rate in Parkersburg (West Virginia) of 18.41$/Mcf -- a difference of about +5% from the United States average of 17.60$/Mcf that month.[3]

Parkersburg Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Parkersburg

Average natural gas rates in Parkersburg, WV in August 2017 were 17.47$/Mcf -- an estimated 3 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.09$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Parkersburg versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Parkersburg

Electric Companies in Parkersburg

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Gas Companies in Parkersburg

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Solar Contractors in Parkersburg

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More information about Parkersburg

About Parkersburg

Parkersburg (WV) is a city in Wood County with an estimated population of 31,492.[4]

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Parkersburg, WV Energy

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