Pennsylvania electricity rates in October 2017 averaged 14.69 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 14 percent more than the 12.84 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in October 2017.
Pennsylvania natural gas rates in September 2017 averaged 17.52 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 30 percent more than the 13.50 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in September 2017.
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.
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.
Pennsylvania has an estimated population of 12,702,379, which ranks 5th in the nation. 
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For more information about energy in Pennsylvania, or to learn more about PA energy, visit the EIA.