Michigan electricity rates in February 2017 averaged 15.41 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 20 percent more than the 12.82 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in February 2017.
Michigan natural gas rates in February 2017 averaged 7.92 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 16 percent less than the 9.38 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in February 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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