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Richwood Electricity Rates

^ Richwood, WV electricity rates recently averaged 11.22¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Richwood Solar Energy

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

Richwood Natural Gas Rates

^ Richwood, WV natural gas rates recently averaged 8.22$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Richwood, WV

Energy in Richwood, WV

Richwood, WV Electricity Rates

December 2016

In the most recent month of electricity data, December 2016, Richwood's average rate of 11.22¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the U.S. average of 12.21¢/kWh that month.[1]

Richwood Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Richwood (WV), electricity rates increased an estimated 8 percent -- from 10.43¢/kWh (December 2015) to 11.22¢/kWh (December 2016).[1]

December 2015

In December 2015, the average electricity rate in Richwood (West Virginia) of 10.43¢/kWh -- a difference of about -15% from the United States average of 12.32¢/kWh that month.[1]

Richwood Electricity Statistics

Richwood Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Richwood, WV in December 2016 were 11.22¢/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: Richwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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Richwood, WV Solar Energy

Solar: Richwood vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Richwood (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 Richwood

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

Solar: Richwood vs. Washington

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

Richwood Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Richwood, WV

The average monthly solar radiation level in Richwood, WV is 4.34 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 Richwood, WV

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

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

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Richwood, WV Natural Gas Rates

December 2016

In the most recent month of natural gas data, December 2016, Richwood's average rate of 8.22$/Mcf -- a difference of about -9% from the U.S. average of 9.06$/Mcf that month.[3]

Richwood Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Richwood (WV), natural gas rates decreased about 7 percent -- from 8.86$/Mcf (December 2015) to 8.22$/Mcf (December 2016).[3]

December 2015

In December 2015, the average electricity rate in Richwood (West Virginia) of 8.86$/Mcf -- a difference of about -4% from the United States average of 9.27$/Mcf that month.[3]

Richwood Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Richwood

Average natural gas rates in Richwood, WV in December 2016 were 8.22$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.06$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Richwood versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Richwood

Electric Companies in Richwood

Electric companies providing service in or near Richwood, WV.

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Gas Companies in Richwood

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


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Solar Contractors in Richwood

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More information about Richwood

About Richwood

Richwood (WV) is a city in Nicholas County with an estimated population of 2,051.[4]

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Richwood, WV Energy

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