Maine electricity rates in July 2020 averaged 16.84 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 27 percent more than the 13.26 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in July 2020.
Maine natural gas rates in July 2020 averaged 25.39 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 45 percent more than the 17.57 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in July 2020.
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.