Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska Electricity Overview

Wrangell, Alaska Electric Utility is the largest provider in Wrangell City and Borough when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Consumers in Wrangell City and Borough pay $162.57 per month for residential electricity, compared to the Alaska average bill of $133.18.

Wrangell City and Borough comes in as the 2897th worst pollution level due to electricity use in the country and 30th highest in the state, releasing 79,936.75 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Wrangell City and Borough is the 23rd highest county in the state for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 0.24 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuels.

The county is ranked as the 1329th highest generator of electricity in the nation out of 3221 counties for total electricity production, generating 88,591 megawatt hours.

Wrangell City and Borough consumes only 19.53% of the electricity produced in the county.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    17,302 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    88,591 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    88,071 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    520 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    41.65 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    79,937 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    37.58 kg

Wrangell and, AK Electricity Overview

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Wrangell and's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 46.44 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 104.45% above Alaska's average rate of 22.72 cents, resulting in the city ranking 249th best for average electricity price out of 359 cities in Alaska. Non-renewable fuel types are used to produce 520 megawatt hours in the city, which is 0.59% of their total generation. The Alaska average monthly residential electric bill is $133.18, while the Wrangell and average is 22.07% more at $162.57 per month. This is the 190th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Alaska.

As the 322nd worst ranked city out of 359 cities in the state, Wrangell and emits 79,936.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 347th worst in Alaska for emissions per citizen. Around 99.41% of electricity in Wrangell and comes from generation using Conventional Hydroelectric. There are 2 power producing plants in Wrangell and, which is the 9th highest number of power plants in a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wrangell and

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.375/kWh$0.263/kWh$200.98/mo.$89.30/mo.
249th46.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wrangell and
190th$162.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wrangell and Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wrangell and, Alaska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alaska Power and TelephoneBUNDLED34.08135.9926,7249,108,814
Inside Passage Electric CooperativeBUNDLED58.17187.294,249.992,472,264.29
Wrangell, Alaska Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.07112.6652013,313.531,607,432.65

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Electricity Production in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska

Power Plants in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Tyee Lake Hydroelectric FacilitySoutheast Alaska Power Agency (100.00%)
Wrangell and AK Conventional Hydroelectric 88,071
Wrangell and AK Distillate Fuel Oil 520409,308.58787.13

Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Wrangell City and Borough is the 30th worst ranked county in the state out of 30 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the county emitting 79,936.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This total also results in a ranking of 2863rd highest in the nation for emissions per person. The county has the 19th most electricity generation plants of any county in the state, with 2 total plants. Wrangell City and Borough's power plants mainly use Conventional Hydroelectric, which accounts for 88,071 megawatt hours (or 99.41%) of the fuel types used for electricity generation in the county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
99.41%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.59%

Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity suppliers in Wrangell City and Borough, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Regulations put in place at the state level are highly restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska?

The largest electricity supplier in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska by megawatt hours sold is Wrangell, Alaska Electric Utility.

How many power plants are in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska?

There are 2 power plants in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska

How many electric companies offer service in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska?

Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska has 3 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Wrangell City and Borough, Alaska?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Wrangell, Alaska Electric Utility2,043
2Inside Passage Electric Cooperative615
3Alaska Power and Telephone25

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