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Usage: Lancaster, PA

During the spring and fall months, Lancaster resident use just slightly more energy than the rest of the state and national average. However, Lancaster residents use a lot more energy during the winter and summer months. Pennsylvania residents, in general, are in the lower half in energy consumption in the US coming in just below the national average. Lancaster residents use about 15% more energy throughout the year than the national average and 18% more than the rest of the state of Pennsylvania. For a month to month comparison of Lancaster’s residential energy usage compared to the national average, see the graph below.

Usage for Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Monthly average household energy usage in PA compared to the national average.

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At Compare Electricity, we strive to bring you all the latest news and videos on the Lancaster energy market. In our latest video, we detail energy sources generated in Pennsylvania. PA is 3rd in the nation in electricity generation with an abundance of natural resources. The 3 main sources that makeup for over 90% of the electricity generated in the state come from nuclear power, natural gas, and coal. In this video, you will learn more about the renewable and non-renewable sources in Pennsylvania.


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