Alaska: Energy Resources

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State Profile
Name Alaska
Governor Bill Walker
Population Unavailable
Median Household Income $64,333.00
Energy Consumption Coming Soon
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Alaska is a state in the United States.

Energy Production by Technology in Alaska

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 3,062 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 4,255 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 7,317 MWh
Hydro Power 1,204,550 MWh
HPS Power 0 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 1,211,868 MWh
Coal Power 566,822 MWh
Gas Power 3,571,101 MWh
Petroleum Power 1,191,884 MWh
Nuclear Power 0 MWh
Other 0 MWh
Total Energy Production 6,541,675 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 0.11  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 18.53  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)

Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Alaska

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 166 GWh
166,000,000 kWh
166,000,000,000 Wh
166,000 MWh
597,600,000,000,000 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
2 km2
2,000,000 m²
0.772 mi²
21,527,800 ft²
2,392,000 yd²
494.21 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 8,282,976 GWh
8,282,976,000,000 kWh
8.282976e+15 Wh
8,282,976,000 MWh
2.981871e+19 J
9,005 GW
9,005,000 MW
9,005,000,000 kW
9,005,000,000,000 W
9.005e+15 mW
9.005 TW
187,608 km2
187,608,000,000 m²
72,416.688 mi²
2,019,393,751,200 ft²
224,379,168,000 yd²
46,358,874.84 acres
Rooftop PV N/A 1 GW
1,000 MW
1,000,000 kW
1,000,000,000 W
1,000,000,000,000 mW
0.001 TW
N/A
CSP 0 GWh
0 kWh
0 Wh
0 MWh
0 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
0 km2
0 m²
0 mi²
0 ft²
0 yd²
0 acres
Onshore Wind 1,373,433 GWh
1,373,433,000,000 kWh
1.373433e+15 Wh
1,373,433,000 MWh
4.944359e+18 J
493 GW
493,000 MW
493,000,000 kW
493,000,000,000 W
493,000,000,000,000 mW
0.493 TW
98,669 km2
98,669,000,000 m²
38,086.234 mi²
1,062,063,249,100 ft²
118,008,124,000 yd²
24,381,603.245 acres
Offshore Wind N/A N/A N/A
Biopower-Solid 513 GWh
513,000,000 kWh
513,000,000,000 Wh
513,000 MWh
1.8468e+15 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
466,797 BDT
466,797,000 kg
466,797,000,000 g
466,797 tonnes
1,029,287,385 lbs
73,520,527.5 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 61 GWh
61,000,000 kWh
61,000,000,000 Wh
61,000 MWh
219,600,000,000,000 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
13,156 Tonnes
13,156,000 kg
13,156,000,000 g
29,008,980 lbs
2,072,070 stones
464,012,120 ounces
Geothermal Hydrothermal 15,437 GWh
15,437,000,000 kWh
15,437,000,000,000 Wh
15,437,000 MWh
5.55732e+16 J
1 GW
1,000 MW
1,000,000 kW
1,000,000,000 W
1,000,000,000,000 mW
0.001 TW
N/A
EGS Geothermal N/A N/A N/A
Hydropower 23,675 GWh
23,675,000,000 kWh
23,675,000,000,000 Wh
23,675,000 MWh
8.523e+16 J
5 GW
5,000 MW
5,000,000 kW
5,000,000,000 W
5,000,000,000,000 mW
0.005 TW
3,053 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)

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To date, Alaska has received $28,232,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


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References

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program