Best States to Live Off the Grid

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25. Louisiana
> Overall score: 52.24
> Projected 5-year growth of solar installations: 2,851 megawatts (15th highest)
> Projected 10-year growth of wind power production: 1,280 megawatts (15th lowest)
> Average per-acre value of cropland: $2,980 (16th lowest)
> Number of critical-access hospitals: 27 (23rd highest)

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24. Ohio
> Overall score: 52.32
> Projected 5-year growth of solar installations: 11,226 megawatts (3rd highest)
> Projected 10-year growth of wind power production: 7,310 megawatts (8th highest)
> Average per-acre value of cropland: $6,800 (16th highest)
> Number of critical-access hospitals: 33 (17th highest)

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23. Georgia
> Overall score: 52.42
> Projected 5-year growth of solar installations: 1,761 megawatts (25th lowest)
> Projected 10-year growth of wind power production: 290 megawatts (5th lowest)
> Average per-acre value of cropland: $3,480 (21st lowest)
> Number of critical-access hospitals: 30 (20th highest)

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22. Indiana
> Overall score: 52.91
> Projected 5-year growth of solar installations: 8,741 megawatts (5th highest)
> Projected 10-year growth of wind power production: 13,500 megawatts (5th highest)
> Average per-acre value of cropland: $6,800 (16th highest)
> Number of critical-access hospitals: 35 (15th highest)

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21. West Virginia
> Overall score: 54.07
> Projected 5-year growth of solar installations: 816 megawatts (9th lowest)
> Projected 10-year growth of wind power production: 2,030 megawatts (24th lowest)
> Average per-acre value of cropland: $3,330 (19th lowest)
> Number of critical-access hospitals: 21 (25th lowest)

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