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Oregon Electricity

Oregon Electricity

Oregon electricity rates in June 2017 averaged 10.97 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 17 percent less than the 13.22 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in June 2017.[1]

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Oregon Natural Gas

Oregon Natural Gas

Oregon natural gas rates in June 2017 averaged 14.60 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 9 percent less than the 15.98 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in June 2017.[2]

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Oregon Solar Energy

Oregon Solar Energy

Oregon solar energy averaged about 3.94 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) on an annual basis -- an estimated 6% more than the 3.73 kWh/m2/day generated at a low-output location in the U.S.[3]

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Oregon Energy News

Washington leads the way in hydropower in the U.S.

Washington leads the way in hydropower in the U.S.Solar and wind might get a lot more headlines right now, but hydropower is more than holding its own as an electricity source in the U.S.
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AWEA: U.S. is tops in the world in wind energy …

AWEA: U.S. is tops in the world in wind energy … The United States is maintaining its role as a leader of wind power production across the globe, the AWEA said in a recent report.
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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 Oregon

About Oregon

Oregon has an estimated population of 3,831,074, which ranks 28th in the nation. [4]

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Energy in OR

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