Oregon electricity rates in December 2016 averaged 10.59 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 13 percent less than the 12.21 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in December 2016.
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Oregon Natural Gas
Oregon natural gas rates in October 2016 averaged 11.60 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 8 percent more than the 10.76 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in October 2016.
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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.
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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.
The United States is maintaining its role as a leader of wind power production across the globe, the AWEA said in a recent report.
Last 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.
More information about Oregon
Oregon has an estimated population of 3,831,074, which ranks 28th in the nation. 
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Energy in OR
For more information about energy in Oregon, or to learn more about OR energy, visit the EIA.