Nebraska is the only state that generates electricity entirely by publicly-owned power systems. As of 2015, the statewide average electricity price is the fifteenth-lowest rate in the country, based on the latest federal figures. Nationally, electricity costs 15 percent more than it does in Nebraska. Across all sectors, Hawaii has the highest electricity rate (26 cents), and Washington has the lowest electricity rate (7.41 cents).
The archive has reports from prior years. Starting with this report, states are ranked so that equivalent prices are ranked at the same level.