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Palmer Electricity Rates

^ Palmer, AK electricity rates recently averaged 22.13¢/kWh -- an estimated 67 percent more than the average national rate. [More]

Palmer Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Palmer, AK is an estimated 21 percent lower than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Palmer Natural Gas Rates

^ Palmer, AK natural gas rates recently averaged 12.81$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Palmer, AK

Energy in Palmer, AK

Palmer, AK Electricity Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2017, Palmer's average rate of 22.13¢/kWh -- a difference of about +67% from the U.S. average of 13.22¢/kWh that month.[1]

Palmer Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Palmer (AK), electricity rates increased an estimated 4 percent -- from 21.31¢/kWh (June 2016) to 22.13¢/kWh (June 2017).[1]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Palmer (Alaska) of 21.31¢/kWh -- a difference of about +68% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

Palmer Electricity Statistics

Palmer Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Palmer, AK in June 2017 were 22.13¢/kWh -- an estimated 67 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: Palmer versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Palmer, AK Solar Energy

Solar: Palmer vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Palmer (measured on a monthly basis) is 55 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Palmer

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Palmer -- averaging an estimated 563 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (55 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Palmer vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Palmer (measured monthly) is 21 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Palmer Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Palmer, AK

The average monthly solar radiation level in Palmer, AK is 2.96 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 Palmer, AK

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Palmer, AK is 3828 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Palmer.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Palmer, AK Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2017, Palmer's average rate of 12.81$/Mcf -- a difference of about -20% from the U.S. average of 15.98$/Mcf that month.[3]

Palmer Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Palmer (AK), natural gas rates increased about 6 percent -- from 12.14$/Mcf (June 2016) to 12.81$/Mcf (June 2017).[3]

June 2016

In June 2016, the average electricity rate in Palmer (Alaska) of 12.14$/Mcf -- a difference of about -16% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Palmer Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Palmer

Average natural gas rates in Palmer, AK in June 2017 were 12.81$/Mcf -- an estimated 20 percent less than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.98$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Palmer versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Palmer

Electric Companies in Palmer

Electric companies providing service in or near Palmer, AK.

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Gas Companies in Palmer

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


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Solar Contractors in Palmer

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

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More information about Palmer

About Palmer

Palmer (AK) is a city in Matanuska-Susitna County with an estimated population of 5,937.[4]

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Palmer, AK Energy

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