Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Electricity Overview

Ketchikan Gateway Borough citizens are accountable for 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, while the Alaska average pollution per capita is 3,973.82.

The monthly residential electric bill average in Ketchikan Gateway Borough is $134.38, compared to the Alaska average bill of $140.3. Ketchikan Gateway Borough citizens enjoy a 4.22% lower average bill each month compared to their fellow statesmen.

No electricity generation takes place in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from other counties.

The largest electricity supplier in Ketchikan Gateway Borough by total customers is KPU Ketchikan.

At an average residential price of 24.90 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Ketchikan Gateway Borough pay a 54.95% markup from the nationwide average price.

In the most recent year, Ketchikan Gateway Borough experienced a 9.31% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    115,021 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.25 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    55,391,039 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,973.82 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Ketchikan

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Ketchikan Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

25.95¢ per kWh

  • 0.31% lower than last month
  • 1.3% lower than March last year
  • 5% higher than the Alaska average
  • 55.2% higher than the US average
  • 7th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 29,230th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 127 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 281 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

26.41¢ per kWh

  • 0.11% lower than last month
  • 0.21% lower than March last year
  • 8.97% higher than the Alaska average
  • 64.33% higher than the US average
  • 7th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 29,234th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 55 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 270 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$153.94 per month

  • 12.46% lower than last month
  • 2.27% lower than March last year
  • 2.38% lower than the Alaska average
  • 27.68% higher than the US average
  • 36th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 36 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 27 since March last year
  • 27,745th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,169 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 388 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$136.51 per month

  • 0.22% lower than last month
  • 1% higher than March last year
  • 2.53% lower than the Alaska average
  • 0.47% higher than the US average
  • 8th in the state out of 348 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 16,418th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 518 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,478 since March last year

Ketchikan, AK Electricity Overview

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On average, Ketchikan's residential electricity price is 26.41 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 64.33% above the average nationwide price of 16.07 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is KPU Ketchikan. The average residential power bill for a customer in the city is $136.51 per month.

Electricity use in Ketchikan results in the release of 32,386,610.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 13th largest emissions amount in Alaska out of 359 cities. The city also ranks 268th highest in the state in pollution per resident, averaging 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. This is, most likely, the more important of the two metrics. The inhabitants of Ketchikan have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ketchikan

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.314/kWh$0.199/kWh$187.50/mo.$85.97/mo.
7th26.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ketchikan
8th$136.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ketchikan Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ketchikan, 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
KPU KetchikanBUNDLED11.95116.719,41476,826.249,182,800

Saxman, AK Electricity Overview

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On average, Saxman's residential electricity price is 12.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 25.20% below the average nationwide electricity price of 16.07 cents. KPU Ketchikan is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Saxman is the 147th largest city in Alaska, with a population of 356.

Electricity use in Saxman results in the release of 1,414,678.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 145th largest emissions amount in Alaska out of 359 cities. The city also ranks 17th highest in the state in pollution per resident, averaging 3,973.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. This is, most likely, the more important of the two metrics. The inhabitants of Saxman have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Saxman

Saxman residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.124/kWh$0.105/kWh$173.37/mo.$65.74/mo.
1st12.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Saxman
1st$116.71Average residential monthly electricity bill for Saxman Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Saxman, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
KPU KetchikanBUNDLED11.95116.776,826.249,182,800

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Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Details

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Ketchikan Gateway Borough is about 2.97% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Ketchikan Gateway Borough a rank of 349th best in the US out of 3230.

Power Companies in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska?

By total revenue, KPU Ketchikan is the largest electricity provider in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska.

How many electric companies offer service in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska?

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska has 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1KPU Ketchikan7,949
2Alaska Power and Telephone57

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2023-09-30