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Rhode Island Electricity

Rhode Island Electricity

Rhode Island electricity rates in January 2017 averaged 18.98 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 55 percent more than the 12.22 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in January 2017.[1]

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Rhode Island Natural Gas

Rhode Island Natural Gas

Rhode Island natural gas rates in December 2016 averaged 13.03 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 44 percent more than the 9.06 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in December 2016.[2]

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Rhode Island Solar Energy

Rhode Island Solar Energy

Rhode Island solar energy averaged about 4.62 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) on an annual basis -- an estimated 24% more than the 3.73 kWh/m2/day generated at a low-output location in the U.S.[3]

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Rhode Island Energy News

Rooftop solar could power 39 percent of the U.S.

Rooftop solar could power 39 percent of the U.S.The NREL recently assessed the state of solar in the U.S. and found that rooftop has the potential to power nearly two-fifths of the nation.
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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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Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016

Natural gas will produce more electricity than coal in 2016For the first time ever, natural gas is expected to surpass coal as an electricity generating source in the United States.
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More information about Rhode Island

About Rhode Island

Rhode Island has an estimated population of 1,052,567, which ranks 45th in the nation. [4]

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Energy in RI

For more information about energy in Rhode Island, or to learn more about RI energy, visit the EIA.

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