Arizona electricity rates in August 2017 averaged 12.72 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 4 percent less than the 13.19 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in August 2017.
Arizona natural gas rates in August 2017 averaged 23.32 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 29 percent more than the 18.09 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in August 2017.
As of last week, Apple now also an energy company. But that’s old news — Google already played that card all the way back in 2010.
Apple just created a subsidiary named Apple Energy that will do exactly what it seems a company by that name would do — sell energy.
A second quarter (Q2) U.S. solar market report was released and the results are clear: The use of solar power continues to rise in the U.S.
Arizona has an estimated population of 6,392,017, which ranks 18th in the nation. 
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