E-WisdomE-Wisdom
Energy Knowledge

Whittier, AK Energy

Whittier Electricity Rates

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

Whittier Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Whittier, AK is an estimated 20 percent lower than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Whittier Natural Gas Rates

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

Energy in Whittier, AK

Energy in Whittier, AK

Whittier, AK Electricity Rates

June 2017

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

Whittier Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Whittier (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 Whittier (Alaska) of 21.31¢/kWh -- a difference of about +68% from the United States average of 12.72¢/kWh that month.[1]

Whittier Electricity Statistics

Whittier Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Whittier, 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: Whittier versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Whittier, AK Solar Energy

Solar: Whittier vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Whittier (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 Whittier

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

Solar: Whittier vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Whittier (measured monthly) is 20 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Whittier Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Whittier, AK

The average monthly solar radiation level in Whittier, AK is 2.97 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 Whittier, AK

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

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Whittier, AK Natural Gas Rates

June 2017

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

Whittier Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Whittier (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 Whittier (Alaska) of 12.14$/Mcf -- a difference of about -16% from the United States average of 14.49$/Mcf that month.[3]

Whittier Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Whittier

Average natural gas rates in Whittier, 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: Whittier versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Whittier

Electric Companies in Whittier

Electric companies providing service in or near Whittier, AK.

Sorry, no local electric companies found.

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

Gas Companies in Whittier

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


Sorry, no local gas companies were found.

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

Solar Contractors in Whittier

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

Sorry, no local solar contractors were found.

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

Alaska Energy News

Solar power in rural Alaska may just work

Solar power in rural Alaska may just workMuch of Alaska is known for cold, dark winters, but the Department of Energy says that solar energy could be a viable source of energy in rural regions …
Read More

Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania leading the charge away from coal

Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania leading the charge away from coalWhile coal consumption as an electricity source dropped in almost every U.S. state from 2007 to 2015, IN, OH & PA saw the largest decreases.
Read More

DOE funding millions in Native American clean energy projects

DOE funding millions in Native American clean energy projectsThe U.S. DOE will be funding clean energy projects in two dozen American Indian and Alaska Native communities, it announced yesterday.
Read More

More information about Whittier

About Whittier

Whittier (AK) is a city in Valdez-Cordova County with an estimated population of 220.[4]

E-Wisdom Newsletter

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

Whittier, AK Energy

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

Other Alaska Cities

References