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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? May 2021 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? May 2021 Edition

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “MAY FLOWERS” The electricity index market looks like it may settle down a little for May and June, but summer is expected to return to greater price volatility. April electricity rates settled at about 9 cents per kWh for the month. May and […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? April 2021

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? April 2021

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “April Showers” Turbulence in the electricity index market is continuing as we head towards sunnier days. March electricity rates settled at about 7 cents per kWh for the month. April and May forward rates suggest those months’ will be coming in at around […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? MARCH 2021 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta:  What to do? MARCH 2021 Edition

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “HERE COMES THE SUN” As the days start to get longer, memories of our chilly February start to fade. The cold temperatures helped push February electricity rates to the highest they have been since July 2007. February settled above 15 cents per kWh […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? February 2021 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? February 2021 Edition

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “STAY WARM” February is bringing some very cold weather in with it. Temperatures across the province are well below freezing, and Alberta’s electricity demand has recently hit a new peak as a result. The high demand has also led to floating electricity rates […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? January 2021 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? January 2021 Edition

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “HAPPY 2021” The New Year seems to be ringing in higher electricity rates in Alberta. Though December electricity rates settled at around 4.3 cents per kWh for the month. January and February forward rates suggest those months’ will be coming in at around […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? December 2020 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? December 2020 Edition

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “CHANGE IS IN THE AIR” Christmas season will be very different for many families this year, but it seems like good (vaccine) news may be lurking just around the corner. Unfortunately, we are still awaiting any good energy plan news offered by […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? November 2020 Edition

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? November 2020 Edition

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “CHANGE IS IN THE AIR” It doesn’t seem like it this week, but lower temperatures are lurking right around the corner. Must be time to change out the summer tires! Unfortunately, energy retailers have not announced any new exciting offers. October electricity rates settled […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? October 2020

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? October 2020

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “GIVING THANKS” Tis the season to start bundling up. Unfortunately, the retail market is not providing households with any new warm and fuzzy offers. Weather has been holding relatively warm, and electricity rates have stayed pretty reasonable. September electricity rates settled at around 4.0 […]

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Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? September 2020

Residential Energy Rates in Alberta: What to do? September 2020

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “BACK TO SCHOOL” It seems summer is giving us one last kick, as warm weather is greeting kids heading back to school. Electricity rates have stayed pretty reasonable. August electricity rates settled at around 4.5 cents per kWh for the month. September and October […]

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Residential Energy Rates: What to do? August 2020 Edition

Residential Energy Rates: What to do? August 2020 Edition

By Cameron Mitchell Solution 105 Consulting Ltd. “HOT TIMES” Summer is starting to heat up, and we have seen a bit of volatility in rates as a result of higher air conditioning demand. That said, rates are still pretty reasonable. July electricity rates settled at around 5.8 cents per kWh […]

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