Massachusetts electricity rates in December 2017 averaged 19.61 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 57 percent more than the 12.50 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in December 2017.
Massachusetts natural gas rates in December 2017 averaged 13.75 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 47 percent more than the 9.33 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in December 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.
Massachusetts has an estimated population of 6,547,629, which ranks 16th in the nation. 
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