California electricity rates in February 2018 averaged 19.15 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 52 percent more than the 12.62 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in February 2018.
California natural gas rates in February 2018 averaged 12.10 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 25 percent more than the 9.65 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in February 2018.
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.
California has an estimated population of 37,253,956, which ranks 1st in the nation. 
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For more information about energy in California, or to learn more about CA energy, visit the EIA.