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Solar Energy in Minnesota

Solar Panels in Minnesota

There are currently at least solar panel installations throughout the state of Minnesota right now.

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Solar Power in Minnesota

Solar Energy Levels in Minnesota

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Solar Radiation in Minnesota

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Minnesota solar radiation levels compare to average levels in an area with historcially high levels (NV) and one with historically low levels (WA). [1]

→ k/m/d = kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).
→ Minnesota values listed here are based on the capital, Saint Paul.

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Cost of Utilities in Minnesota

Minnesota Electricity Costs

Residential electricity prices in Minnesota averaged 14.21 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in September 2021, which was approximately 0% more than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 14.19¢/kWh in September. [2]

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Minnesota Natural Gas Costs

Residential natural gas prices in Minnesota averaged $14.93 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2021, which was about 26% less than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $20.22 per Mcf in September. [3]

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About Minnesota

Minnesota ranks 21st among all states in the U.S. with a population of approximately 5,303,925. [4]

MN Solar Power

Solar Energy in MN

To learn more about solar energy and solar power in Minnesota, or for additional solar-related resources in MN, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

It takes light about 8 minutes, 19 seconds to travel the 93,000,000 miles from the sun's surface to us on Earth.

Cities in Minnesota

ZIP Codes in Minnesota