The High Cost of Energy in Rural America: Household Energy Burdens and Opportunities for Energy Efficiency

In this report we examine residential energy affordability in rural and small-town America. We analyze how rural household energy burdens—the percentage of household income spent on energy bills—vary across regions and among specific groups. Overall, Americans living in rural areas spend a disproportionally high share of their income on energy bills. Rural households have a…

California Natural Gas Poll

The report found voters prefer the use of natural gas for heating and cooking in all regions of the state, including both northern and southern California. Results also demonstrate that voters overwhelmingly oppose a mandate to get rid of their natural gas appliances, with particular concerns about energy costs and energy choice. Click here to…
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