Tuesday, 31 January 2012 06:26
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) _ New data from the federal government show
that Wyoming had the lowest retail rates for electricity in the
country in 2010.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration says the average
price in Wyoming that year was 6.2 cents per kilowatt-hour.
The Gillette News-Record reports that
Hawaii had the highest retail rate, 25.1 cents. The national
average was 9.83 cents.
Most electricity generated in Wyoming in 2010 came from coal.
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