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Energy Electricity Net Generation Megawatt Hours 6,344,213 MWh
Total Nameplate Capacity of Generation Fleet, 2012 1,748 MW
Nameplate Capacity Built Before 1980 664 MW
Percent Capacity Built Before 1980 38%
Average Retail Price of Electricity 20.21ยข/kWh
Electricity Generated from Coal 12%
Electricity Generated from Natural Gas 54%
Electricity Generated from Nuclear Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Hydroelectric 20%
Electricity Generated from Geothermal Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Petroleum 11%
Electricity Generated from Solar Energy 0%
Electricity Generated from Biomass 1%
Electricity Generated from Wind 2%
Electricity Generated from Other Sources 0%
Name
Michael J. "Mike" Dunleavy
Party Affiliation
Republican
Assumed Office
2018-12-03
Name
Regulatory Commission of Alaska
Abbreviation
RCA
Year Established
1959
Associated ISO or RTO
None
Regulated Services
["Electricity", "Natural Gas", "Gas Pipelines and Safety", "Telecommunications", "Water", "Solid Waste Disposal (Landfills)"]
Number of Seats
5
Staff Size
49
Current Commissioner Count
5
Term Length in Years
6 Years
Term Limit
false
Name
Alaska State Legislature
Session Length in Months
4
Session Start Date
2019-01-15
Session End Date
2019-04-14