Matanuska Electric Association

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Matanuska Electric Association Rate & Electric Bills

Matanuska Electric Association residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.224/kWh$0.194/kWh$180.74/mo.$101.02/mo.
2895th21.60¢Matanuska Electric Association's Average residential price per kWh
2235th$132.21Average monthly electricity bill for Matanuska Electric Association's residential customers

About Matanuska Electric Association

Matanuska Electric Association serves 2 counties in the state of Alaska including Anchorage Municipality and Matanuska-Susitna Borough. The company recently reported a total of 68,369 total customers. Roughly 9.80% of them are commercial accounts and 90.20% are residential customers. Patrons of Matanuska Electric Association pay an average residential electricity rate of 21.60 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.64% less than Alaska's average price of 21.96 cents. In 2020 they sold 751,476 megawatt hours by way of retail sales to end users. Power generation facilities owned by the company generated 90.29% of the megawatt hours sourced by the company and an additional 9.71% was purchased on wholesale channels. Their total revenue for 2020 from electricity activities was $157,965,500, with $2,563,900 coming from wholesale electricity sales and $153,435,200 from retail sales to end users.

The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $125.75, while the Matanuska Electric Association average is 5.34% higher at $132.21 per month. Matanuska Electric Association is the 16th ranked supplier in the state for average monthly bill amount. The provider is able to produce 23,379 megawatt hours from hydroelectric power facilities, which makes them the 138th largest producer of hydroelectric power out of 3510 companies in the United States. By total customers, Matanuska Electric Association is the 266th largest supplier out of 3510 suppliers in the country. The company generates 3.33% of their total production, which is 23,379 megawatt hours, from renewable fuels.

Matanuska Electric Association Net Metering

Offering net metering to consumers is a win-win situation for Matanuska Electric Association and residents who get their electricity from the company. Without net metering, solar panel installation is significantly less attractive economically, as individuals have no way to sell extra energy back into the grid.

Energy Loss

All providers who produce electricity suffer from some energy loss from heat depletion or other factors. Matanuska Electric Association is no different, as they have a yearly loss of around 5.33% of the total electricity they produce. The state of Alaska has an energy loss average of 3.93% and the nationwide average is 2.76%, resulting in Matanuska Electric Association receiving a rank of 9th best out of 53 providers reporting energy loss in Alaska.

Matanuska Electric Association Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:163 East Industrial Way
    Palmer, Alaska 99645
    United States of America
  • CEO:Tony Izzo

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Quick Facts About Matanuska Electric Association

With generation of 701,931 megawatt hours, Matanuska Electric Association is ranked 271st for total generation of all suppliers in the United States.

Matanuska Electric Association ranks 2nd in the state out of 53 suppliers for total electricity production from natural gas.

Matanuska Electric Association produces 96.67% of their total electricity production from non-renewable fuel sources. The total electricity produced from non-renewable sources is 678,552 megawatt hours, which is 3rd most out of 53 providers in the state.

Energy Loss

Matanuska Electric Association's energy loss due to business operations.

-5.33%

Total Energy Loss

44,623MWh

983 National Rank

Matanuska Electric Association Energy Makeup

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Matanuska Electric Association State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Alaska68,369155,991,6523100%

Matanuska Electric Association County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Anchorage Municipality291,247326.77$119.01/mo
Matanuska-Susitna Borough107,081232.65$135.56/mo

Power Plants Owned by Matanuska Electric Association

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Anchorage municipality AK Natural Gas 678,552311,891,083.98459.64
Knik River CDP AK Conventional Hydroelectric 139,994

Matanuska Electric Association Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
96.67%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
3.33%

Cities Matanuska Electric Association Has Coverage

  • Houston, AK
  • Palmer, AK
  • Wasilla, AK

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

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Matanuska Electric Association FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Matanuska Electric Association customers each month?

Consumers of Matanuska Electric Association pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $132.21.

Who is the CEO of Matanuska Electric Association?

Matanuska Electric Association's CEO is Tony Izzo.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Matanuska Electric Association?

Matanuska Electric Association owns or is associated with 2 power plants.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Matanuska Electric Association customers?

Matanuska Electric Association's current average bundled electricity rate is 21.60 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Alaska bundled rate of 21.96 cents and the average US rate of 13.67 cents.

What percentage of Matanuska Electric Association's electricity is produced from renewable fuels?

Electric production facilities owned by or associated with Matanuska Electric Association generate 3.33% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

What percentage of Matanuska Electric Association's electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel types?

Matanuska Electric Association generates 96.67% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

What is the phone number for Matanuska Electric Association?

The Matanuska Electric Association phone number is (907) 761-9300.

How many counties does Matanuska Electric Association provider electricity in?

There are 2 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Matanuska Electric Association.

What cities does Matanuska Electric Association have customers in in?

Matanuska Electric Association has customers in 3 cities in the country.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-08-01