Matanuska Electric Association

Matanuska Electric Association provides electricity to 3 cities in Alaska. The company is an electric cooperative. The most recent data reported by the company showed a customer count of 67,497 customers, 60,856 of which are residential properties and 6,641 of which are commercial customers. The average residential electricity price for Matanuska Electric Association is roughly 21.51 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 4.71% below Alaska's average price of 22.57 cents, which ranks the provider 13th out of 52 providers in the state for best average electricity rate. Roughly 751,476 megawatt hours were sold by the company to retail accounts in 2020 and 38,463 megawatt hours were sold to other providers through the wholesale market. The electricity generated in the company’s power plants made up 756,270 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 81,294. In 2020, the provider had revenue of $153,435,200 from retail electricity sales and $2,563,900 via sales via wholesale channels. Their total revenue from electricity related activities was $157,965,500.

About Matanuska Electric Association

The average residential electric bill for a consumer of Matanuska Electric Association is $132.32 per month. Generation by the supplier from natural gas totals 729,085 megawatt hours, which is roughly 96.25% of their total production. Electricity production plants associated with the supplier use non-renewable fuel types to generate 96.25% of their total electricity generation, or 729,085 megawatt hours. They rank 3rd out of 52 providers in Alaska. Dams and other hydroelectric facilities owned by the provider generate 28,420.23 megawatt hours, making the company the 131st largest producer of hydroelectric power out of 3510 providers in the country.

Matanuska Electric Association Net Metering

Customers of Matanuska Electric Association are able to participate in net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer considering purchasing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Matanuska Electric Association currently suffers from the loss of around 5.33% of the electricity that they generate via heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of electricity lost gives them a rank of 985th best out of 3510 suppliers who report energy loss in the US.

Matanuska Electric Association Rate & Electric Bills

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

3087th21.51¢Matanuska Electric Association's Average residential price per kWh
2450th$132.32Average monthly electric bill for Matanuska Electric Association's residential customers

Matanuska Electric Association Overview

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

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Quick Facts About Matanuska Electric Association

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Matanuska Electric Association is the 310th largest supplier out of 3510 providers in the nation based on number of customers.

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With production of 757,505.23 megawatt hours, Matanuska Electric Association is ranked 266th for total generation of all providers in the United States.

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Matanuska Electric Association produces 3.75% of their electricity from sustainable fuel sources, which ranks them 17th out of the 52 suppliers we track in the state.

Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss

44,623MWh

985 National Rank

Matanuska Electric Association Energy Makeup

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Matanuska Electric Association State Coverage

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Alaska67,497152,920,2974100%

Matanuska Electric Association County Coverage

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Anchorage Municipality288,000221.15$109.10/mo
Matanuska-Susitna Borough108,317121.44$132.23/mo

Power Plants Owned by Matanuska Electric Association

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Anchorage municipality AK Natural Gas 729,085335,788,565.14460.56No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Matanuska-Susitna Borough AK Conventional Hydroelectric 170,181No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Matanuska Electric Association Fuel Makeup

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96.25%
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3.75%

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:

What percentage of Matanuska Electric Association’s electricity is produced using renewable fuel sources?

Matanuska Electric Association produces 3.75% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

How many counties does Matanuska Electric Association have customers in to?

Matanuska Electric Association offers service in 2 counties in the country including, Alaska.

What cities does Matanuska Electric Association have customers in to?

Matanuska Electric Association supplies in 3 cities.

Who is the CEO of Matanuska Electric Association?

The current CEO of Matanuska Electric Association is Bob Doyle.

What is the average bill for Matanuska Electric Association customers each month?

Matanuska Electric Association currently has an average monthly electric bill of $132.32, compared to the Alaska average of $132.58 and the national of $132.58.

What percentage of Matanuska Electric Association’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuels?

Electric production plants owned by or associated with Matanuska Electric Association generate 96.25% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

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 electricity rate for Matanuska Electric Association customers?

The average price of electricity for consumers of Matanuska Electric Association is 21.51 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Matanuska Electric Association?

You can reach Matanuska Electric Association by phone via (907) 761-9300.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25