Electric Rates & Providers in Chugach Census Area, AK

Chugach Census Area, Alaska Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Chugach Census Area, Alaska Electricity Overview

No electricity generation takes place in Chugach Census Area.

At an average residential price of 35.95 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Chugach Census Area pay a 123.71% markup from the nationwide average price.

With a population of 7,015 citizens, Chugach Census Area is the 14th largest county by population in the state.

Chugach Census Area has emissions of 3,973.82 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2118th worst polluting county in the nation by per capita emissions.

Chugach Census Area saw a 9.31% rise in CO2 emissions per capita within the preceding 12 months.

The largest electricity provider in Chugach Census Area by megawatt hours sold is Copper Valley Electric.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    57,886 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.25 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    27,876,328 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,973.82 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Valdez

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Valdez Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

35.48¢ per kWh

  • 7.99% higher than last month
  • 5.67% higher than March last year
  • 43.56% higher than the Alaska average
  • 112.22% higher than the US average
  • 65th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 17 since March last year
  • 29,932nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 84 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,020 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

34.88¢ per kWh

  • 0.46% higher than last month
  • 4.66% higher than March last year
  • 43.91% higher than the Alaska average
  • 117.03% higher than the US average
  • 68th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 21 since March last year
  • 30,445th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank is the same since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 735 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$162.57 per month

  • 2.35% lower than last month
  • 2.17% higher than March last year
  • 3.09% higher than the Alaska average
  • 34.85% higher than the US average
  • 144th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 134 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since March last year
  • 29,475th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,770 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,934 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$144.64 per month

  • 0.2% higher than last month
  • 5.19% higher than March last year
  • 3.28% higher than the Alaska average
  • 6.45% higher than the US average
  • 29th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 19 since March last year
  • 19,934th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 64 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,724 since March last year

Valdez, AK Electricity Overview

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Valdez's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 34.88 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 43.91% higher than Alaska's average price of 24.24 cents, which ranks the city 68th best average for electricity price out of 359 cities in Alaska. Copper Valley Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $144.64 per month, while the Alaska average is $140.3. Consumers in the city pay 3.09% more compared to other citizens in the state.

Valdez is the 29th highest ranked city in the state out of 359 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 15,760,159.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 17th worst in Alaska for emissions per capita. In Valdez, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Valdez

Valdez residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.360/kWh$0.242/kWh$187.51/mo.$93.73/mo.
68th34.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Valdez
29th$144.64Average residential monthly electricity bill for Valdez Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Valdez, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Copper Valley ElectricBUNDLED34.80144.6665,67114,633.785,092,105.51

Cordova, AK Electricity Overview

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Cordova's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 40.00 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 65.04% higher than Alaska's average price of 24.24 cents, which ranks the city 158th best average for electricity price out of 359 cities in Alaska. Cordova Electric Coop is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $157.86 per month, while the Alaska average is $140.3. Consumers in the city pay 12.51% more compared to other citizens in the state.

Cordova is the 42nd highest ranked city in the state out of 359 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 10,284,239.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 128th worst in Alaska for emissions per capita. In Cordova, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cordova

Cordova residential electric rates are highest in December and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.433/kWh$0.293/kWh$201.75/mo.$105.39/mo.
158th40.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cordova
147th$157.86Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cordova Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cordova, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alaska Power and TelephoneBUNDLED37.77151.9427,503.1310,386,894
Copper Valley ElectricBUNDLED34.80144.6614,633.785,092,105.51
Cordova Electric CoopBUNDLED47.75178.0524,9794,193.32,002,490.07

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Tazlina CDP, AK Electricity Overview

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Tazlina CDP's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 36.27 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 49.65% higher than Alaska's average price of 24.24 cents, which ranks the city 90th best average for electricity price out of 359 cities in Alaska. Copper Valley Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the Tazlina CDP average is 7.53% more at $148.31 per month.

Tazlina CDP is the 135th highest ranked city in the state out of 359 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 1,768,348.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 128th worst in Alaska for emissions per capita. In Tazlina CDP, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tazlina CDP

Tazlina CDP residential electric rates are highest in December and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.411/kWh$0.270/kWh$193.12/mo.$97.92/mo.
90th36.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tazlina CDP
64th$148.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tazlina CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tazlina CDP, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alaska Power and TelephoneBUNDLED37.77151.9427,503.1310,386,894
Copper Valley ElectricBUNDLED34.80144.6614,633.785,092,105.51

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Chugach Census Area, Alaska Details

Chugach Census Area, Alaska Net Metering

Chugach Census Area has 2 out of 4 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Alaska has heavily restricted state level net metering legislation.

Providers In Each City in Chugach Census Area:

  • Cordova, Alaska:
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 23.12%
    • Cordova Electric Coop: 24.93%
    • Copper Valley Electric: 27.75%
    • Birch Creek Village Electric Utility: 24.19%
  • Valdez, Alaska:
    • Birch Creek Village Electric Utility: 45.33%
    • Copper Valley Electric: 54.67%
  • Whittier, Alaska:
    • Birch Creek Village Electric Utility: 30.62%
    • Copper Valley Electric: 45.80%
    • Chugach Electric: 5.99%
    • Alaska Power and Telephone: 17.59%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Chugach Census Area, Alaska?

By total customer count, Cordova Electric Coop is the largest electricity supplier in Chugach Census Area, Alaska.

Which electricity companies offer service in Chugach Census Area, Alaska?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Cordova Electric Coop1,548
2Copper Valley Electric1,348
3Alaska Power and Telephone116
4Tatitlek Electric Utility59

How many electric companies offer service in Chugach Census Area, Alaska?

Chugach Census Area, Alaska has 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-13