In The States

In The States

Click on a state below or use the filter to view state fact sheets and recent news for each state.

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  • 2014 U.S. Average Electricity Retail Prices

    Click below to view the average electricity retail prices in the United States.

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  • Offshore Undiscovered Technically Recoverable Federal Oil and Natural Gas Resources

    Click below to see what areas are off limits for offshore oil exploration.

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  • Economic Benefits of Shale Energy Development in 2020

    Click the link below to see how each state will benefit economically from shale energy development.

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  • State Legal Objections to EPA Carbon Regulations

    What states are suing the EPA over the new carbon regulations? Click below to see our map.

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the latest from virginia

Heath Knakmuhs

Today we are back with one of our most popular features – an annual update to our retail electricity price map.  These prices best reflect what business, industry, and you must pay for a given unit – or kilowatt hour – of electricity.  Last year’s edition found electricity prices climbing in all but a single state.  This year, however, our analysis shows a mixed-bag of increases and decreases among the fifty states and the District of Columbia.