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The cost of electricity by state: which state’s energy prices are rising the fastest?

Measuring_Cost_Of_Energy_BlogSizeDid you know that the electricity rates that your utility charges increase every year?

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), retail residential electricity rates (the amount you pay per kilowatt-hour, or ¢/kWh) have risen across the nation at a rate of about 4% on average over the last 10 years. This rate change can vary significantly based on which state you live.
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