Alaska electricity rates in August 2018 averaged 22.73 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 71 percent more than the 13.30 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in August 2018.
Alaska natural gas rates in August 2018 averaged 13.06 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 30 percent less than the 18.63 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in August 2018.
As of last week, Apple now also an energy company. But that’s old news — Google already played that card all the way back in 2010.
Apple just created a subsidiary named Apple Energy that will do exactly what it seems a company by that name would do — sell energy.
A second quarter (Q2) U.S. solar market report was released and the results are clear: The use of solar power continues to rise in the U.S.