New Mexico electricity rates in August 2018 averaged 13.62 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 2 percent more than the 13.30 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in August 2018.
New Mexico natural gas rates in July 2018 averaged 12.79 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 31 percent less than the 18.63 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in July 2018.
Los Angeles and Honolulu lead the way when it comes to solar power generation in the U.S. There are also some surprising cities cracking the top 10.
The U.S. DOE will be funding clean energy projects in two dozen American Indian and Alaska Native communities, it announced yesterday.
New Mexico has an estimated population of 2,059,179, which ranks 36th in the nation. 
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