In 2018, Michigan’s electricity costs for commercial customers were lower than the “Top Ten” average, but higher than those in all peer states except Alabama, California, and Massachusetts.

What It Is: Price per kilowatt-hour (kwh) of electricity for commercial users.     

Why It Matters: Maintaining competitive energy costs contributes to a state’s attractiveness to businesses.

Note: 2018 figures are calculated using data through March 2018.


Electricity Costs — Commercial Trends

Electricity Costs – Commercial Standings

Source: Energy Information Administration (Electricity Data Interactive)