E-WisdomE-Wisdom
Energy Knowledge

Fairbanks, AK Energy

Fairbanks Electricity Rates

^ Fairbanks, AK electricity rates recently averaged 22.15¢/kWh -- an estimated 61 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Fairbanks Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Fairbanks, AK is an estimated 12 percent lower than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Fairbanks Natural Gas Rates

^ Fairbanks, AK natural gas rates recently averaged 11.06$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Fairbanks, AK

Energy in Fairbanks, AK

Fairbanks, AK Electricity Rates

April 2021

In the most recent month of electricity data, April 2021, Fairbanks's average rate of 22.15¢/kWh -- a difference of about +61% from the U.S. average of 13.76¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fairbanks Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Fairbanks (AK), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 22.29¢/kWh (April 2020) to 22.15¢/kWh (April 2021).[1]

April 2020

In April 2020, the average electricity rate in Fairbanks (Alaska) of 22.29¢/kWh -- a difference of about +68% from the United States average of 13.28¢/kWh that month.[1]

Fairbanks Electricity Statistics

Fairbanks Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Fairbanks, AK in April 2021 were 22.15¢/kWh -- an estimated 61 percent more than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Fairbanks versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Fairbanks electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

→ Any electricty rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Fairbanks, AK Solar Energy

Solar: Fairbanks vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Fairbanks (measured on a monthly basis) is 50 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Fairbanks

April is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Fairbanks -- averaging an estimated 588 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (34 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Fairbanks vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Fairbanks (measured monthly) is 12 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Fairbanks Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Fairbanks, AK

The average monthly solar radiation level in Fairbanks, AK is 3.28 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Fairbanks, AK

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Fairbanks, AK is 4197 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Fairbanks.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Fairbanks, AK Natural Gas Rates

April 2021

In the most recent month of natural gas data, April 2021, Fairbanks's average rate of 11.06$/Mcf -- a difference of about -9% from the U.S. average of 12.21$/Mcf that month.[3]

Fairbanks Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Fairbanks (AK), natural gas rates decreased about 3 percent -- from 11.36$/Mcf (April 2020) to 11.06$/Mcf (April 2021).[3]

April 2020

In April 2020, the average electricity rate in Fairbanks (Alaska) of 11.36$/Mcf -- a difference of about +7% from the United States average of 10.66$/Mcf that month.[3]

Fairbanks Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Fairbanks

Average natural gas rates in Fairbanks, AK in April 2021 were 11.06$/Mcf -- an estimated 9 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 12.21$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Fairbanks versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Fairbanks natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Fairbanks

Electric Companies in Fairbanks

Electric companies providing service in or near Fairbanks, AK.

    Sorry, no local electric companies found.

    Our search for electric companies located in Fairbanks produced no matches.

    Gas Companies in Fairbanks

    Gas companies that offer service in or near Fairbanks, AK.


      Sorry, no local gas companies were found.

      Our search for gas companies located in Fairbanks produced no matches.

      Solar Contractors in Fairbanks

      Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Fairbanks, AK.

        Sorry, no local solar contractors were found.

        Our search for solar contractors located in or near Fairbanks produced no matches.

        Alaska Energy News

        More information about Fairbanks

        About Fairbanks

        Fairbanks (AK) is a city in Fairbanks North Star County with an estimated population of 31,535.[4]

        E-Wisdom Newsletter

        Subscribe to get the latest on energy delivered to your inbox, once per week.

        Fairbanks, AK Energy

        For more information on energy in Fairbanks, AK, or for additional resources regarding Fairbanks energy, visit the EIA.

        Other Alaska Cities

        References