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Washington Electricity

Washington Electricity

Washington electricity rates in May 2017 averaged 9.68 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 26 percent less than the 13.02 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in May 2017.[1]

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Washington Natural Gas

Washington Natural Gas

Washington natural gas rates in May 2017 averaged 12.05 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 9 percent less than the 13.21 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in May 2017.[2]

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Washington Solar Energy

Washington Solar Energy

Washington solar energy averaged about 3.75 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day) on an annual basis -- an estimated 1% more than the 3.73 kWh/m2/day generated at a low-output location in the U.S.[3]

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Washington 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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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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Compare Solar Quotes

More information about Washington

About Washington

Washington has an estimated population of 6,724,540, which ranks 13th in the nation. [4]

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Energy in WA

For more information about energy in Washington, or to learn more about WA energy, visit the EIA.

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