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Electricity in Anchorage

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Natural Gas in Anchorage

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Solar Power in Anchorage

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Utilities in Anchorage, AK

Electricity Prices in Anchorage, AK

Residential Electricity Rates in Anchorage

Residential electricity prices in Anchorage, AK in May 2024 averaged approximately 25.02 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 48% more than the national average rate of 16.88 ¢/kWh (May 2024). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Anchorage vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Anchorage differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from April 2023 to April 2024 - residential electricity prices in Anchorage increased approximately 6%, from 23.38 ¢/kWh to 24.89 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Anchorage, AK

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Anchorage

Residential natural gas prices in Anchorage in April 2024 averaged 11.60 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 22% less than the national average rate of 14.93 $/Mcf (April 2024). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Anchorage vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Anchorage natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare Anchorage natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Anchorage (Alaska) increased approximately 3%, from 10.81 $/Mcf (March 2023) to 11.16 $/Mcf (March 2024). [2]

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Solar Power in Anchorage, AK

Solar Radiation Levels in Anchorage

The municipality of Anchorage (Alaska) has an average annual solar radiation value of 3.56 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Anchorage values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Anchorage is 46% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Anchorage is 9% lower than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Anchorage vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Anchorage solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Anchorage levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about Anchorage

About Anchorage

The municipality of Anchorage, AK in Anchorage County has an approximate population of 291,826. [4]

AK Utilities

Anchorage, AK Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in Anchorage, AK, or for other information related to utilities in Anchorage, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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