Wisconsin electricity rates in August 2017 averaged 14.98 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 14 percent more than the 13.19 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in August 2017.
Wisconsin natural gas rates in August 2017 averaged 14.32 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 21 percent less than the 18.09 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in August 2017.
Wisconsin found itself near the bottom of the rankings when recent research compared solar energy policies across different states in the U.S.
The U.S. DOE will be funding clean energy projects in two dozen American Indian and Alaska Native communities, it announced yesterday.
Wisconsin has an estimated population of 5,686,986, which ranks 19th in the nation. 
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