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WalletHub ranks Indiana among most energy-expensive states

Indiana ranks among the top 10 most energy expensive states in the United States, according to a new study. Personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on Wednesday on 2018's Most & Least Energy-Expensive States.

For a better understanding of Americans’ energy costs relative to their location and consumption habits, WalletHub compared the average monthly energy bills in each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia using a special formula that accounts for the following residential energy types: electricity, natural gas, motor fuel and home heating oil.

Indiana came in 7th in the study $337 in total energy cost. Kentucky came in 25th at $306, while Illinois ranks among the cheapest states ranked 46th at $279.

Click here to view the full report.

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(This story was originally published July 11, 2018)

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