Michigan electricity rates in May 2017 averaged 15.85 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 22 percent more than the 13.02 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in May 2017.
Michigan natural gas rates in May 2017 averaged 9.83 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 26 percent less than the 13.21 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in May 2017.
As it turns out, Michigan has a long ways to go to catch up to the curve when it comes to rooftop solar energy policies and solar power.
The U.S. DOE will be funding clean energy projects in two dozen American Indian and Alaska Native communities, it announced yesterday.
Michigan has an estimated population of 9,883,640, which ranks 10th in the nation. 
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