Ohio electricity rates in September 2019 averaged 11.84 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 10 percent less than the 13.17 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in September 2019.
Ohio natural gas rates in September 2019 averaged 28.77 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 62 percent more than the 17.81 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in September 2019.
While coal consumption as an electricity source dropped in almost every U.S. state from 2007 to 2015, IN, OH & PA saw the largest decreases.
When talking about renewable energy source in the U.S., solar energy and wind energy typically dominate the conversation. But don’t sleep on hydropower.
Natural gas production in the United States reached a record high last year, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in a recent report.