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North Carolina Electricity

North Carolina Electricity

North Carolina electricity rates in April 2017 averaged 11.43 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 10 percent less than the 12.70 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in April 2017.[1]

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North Carolina Natural Gas

North Carolina Natural Gas

North Carolina natural gas rates in February 2017 averaged 13.88 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 40 percent more than the 9.90 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in February 2017.[2]

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North Carolina Solar Energy

North Carolina Solar Energy

North Carolina solar energy averaged about 5.07 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) on an annual basis -- an estimated 36% more than the 3.73 kWh/m2/day generated at a low-output location in the U.S.[3]

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North Carolina Energy News

Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania leading the charge away from coal

Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania leading the charge away from coalWhile coal consumption as an electricity source dropped in almost every U.S. state from 2007 to 2015, IN, OH & PA saw the largest decreases.
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The next big thing in electricity: Pig poop?

The next big thing in electricity: Pig poop?Duke Energy will purchase pig poop from a facility in eastern North Carolina, which it will use to ultimately generate electricity at multiple power plants in the state.
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Solar energy broke records in 2015

Solar energy broke records in 2015Last year was a record-breaking one for solar power generation in the U.S., and 2016 looks to have an even brighter future, the SEIA said.
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Compare Solar Quotes

More information about North Carolina

About North Carolina

North Carolina has an estimated population of 9,535,483, which ranks 8th in the nation. [4]

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Energy in NC

For more information about energy in North Carolina, or to learn more about NC energy, visit the EIA.

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