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Historical electricity rate information

Looking back at the Alberta electricity rates history for Encor can give you an idea about what to expect from rates in the future. Explore past electricity rates to see how they've changed over the years and to help you decide which Encor fixed or floating rate electricity plan is right for you. Compare Encor electricity rates to the regulated rate option to see how the market has changed, and what that means to your monthly bill depending on the energy plan you choose.

Encor’s electricity price history

 

 

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Month

Index Electricity Price

Doesn't include the applicable administration charges.

Encor's 2 Year Floating Electricity Rate

Pay the index price plus 1¢ per kWh transaction fee (already included in the prices listed below).**

Encor's 2 Year Fixed Electricity Rate

Average RRO Rate

The average RRO rate for the 4 major service territories in Alberta (EPCOR, Fortis Alberta, ATCO and Enmax).

Aug 2020 4.827¢ per kWh​​ ​5.827¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​​ 6.462¢ per kWh​​​
​July 2020 6.904¢ per kWh​​ ​7.904¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​​ 6.577¢ per kWh​​​
​June 2020 3.828¢ per kWh​​ ​4.828¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​​ 5.576¢ per kWh​​​
​May 2020 2.802¢ per kWh​​ ​3.802¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​​ 5.607¢ per kWh​​​
​Apr 2020 3.048¢ per kWh​​ ​4.048¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​​ 5.736¢ per kWh​​​
​Mar 2020 4.512¢ per kWh​​ ​5.512¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​​ 6.865¢ per kWh​​​
​Feb 2020 3.878¢ per kWh​​ 4.878¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​ 8.315¢ per kWh​​
​Jan 2020 14.788¢ per kWh​​ ​15.788¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​​ 7.995¢ per kWh​​​
​Dec 2019 4.656¢ per kWh​​ 5.656¢ per kWh​​ 6.39¢ per kWh​​ *7.747¢ per kWh​​
​Nov 2019 ​6.106¢ per kWh​ 7.106¢ per kWh​​ ​6.39¢ per kWh​ ​*8.047¢ per kWh​
​Oct 2019 ​4.519¢ per kWh​ 5.519¢ per kWh​​ 5.89¢ per kWh​​ *7.043¢ per kWh​​
​Sept 2019 5.976¢ per kWh​ 6.976¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​ *7.881¢ per kWh​
​Aug 2019 5.051¢ per kWh​ 6.051¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​ *9.423¢ per kWh​
​July 2019 ​4.615¢ per kWh 5.615¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh​ *8.932¢ per kWh​
​Jun 2019 ​6.212¢ per kWh 7.212¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​ ​*6.771¢ per kWh
​May 2019 9.039¢ per kWh​ 10.039¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​ *6.616¢ per kWh​
​Apr 2019 4.35 ¢ per kWh​ 5.35¢ per kWh​ ​5.89¢ per kWh *6.461¢ per kWh​
​Mar 2019 7.277¢ per kWh​ 8.777​¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh​ *5.947¢ per kWh​
​Feb 2019 9.99¢ per kWh​ ​11.49¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh​ *7.10¢ per kWh​
​Jan 2019 4.035¢ per kWh​ 5.535¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​ *7.098¢ per kWh​

​Dec 2018

4.618​¢ per kWh 6.118¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​ ​*7.585¢ per kWh
​Nov 2018 6.339¢ per kWh 7.839¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh *6.385​¢ per kWh
​Oct 2018 6.867¢ per kWh 8.367¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh *6.564​¢ per kWh
​Sept 2018 3.785¢ per kWh 5.285¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh *8.049​¢ per kWh
​Aug 2018 8.552¢ per kWh 10.002¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh *8.660​¢ per kWh
​July 2018 7.090¢ per kWh 8.590¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh *7.969​¢ per kWh
​June 2018 7.645¢ per kWh 9.145¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh *5.795​¢ per kWh
​May 2018 7.729¢ per kWh 9.229¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh *5.489​¢ per kWh
​Apr 2018 4.419¢ per kWh 5.919¢ per kWh 5.79¢ per kWh *8.210​¢ per kWh
​Mar 2018 3.363​¢ per kWh 4.863¢ per kWh 5.79¢ per kWh 4.697​¢ per kWh
​Feb 2018 3.287​¢ per kWh 4.787¢ per kWh 5.49​¢ per kWh 4.788​¢ per kWh
​Jan 2018 4.448​¢ per kWh 5.948¢ per kWh 5.49​¢ per kWh 4.933​¢ per kWh
​Dec 2017 2.359​¢ per kWh 3.859¢ per kWh 5.49​¢ per kWh 3.882​¢ per kWh
​Nov 2017 2.709​¢ per kWh 3.209¢ per kWh 5.49​¢ per kWh 3.483​¢ per kWh
​Oct 2017 2.186​¢ per kWh 3.686¢ per kWh 5.49​¢ per kWh 3.644​¢ per kWh
​Sept 2017 ​2.362¢ per kWh 3.862¢ per kWh​ 5.49¢ per kWh​ ​3.569¢ per kWh
​Aug 2017 2.659​¢ per kWh 4.159¢ per kWh​ ​5.49¢ per kWh ​3.896¢ per kWh
​July 2017 3.083¢ per kWh​ ​4.583¢ per kWh​ 5.49¢ per kWh​​ 3.823¢ per kWh​​
​June 2017 1.852​¢ per kWh​ 3.352¢ per kWh​​ 5.49¢ per kWh​​ 3.090¢ per kWh​​
​May 2017 2.351¢ per kWh​ 3.851¢ per kWh​ 5.49¢ per kWh​ 2.881¢ per kWh​
​Apr 2017

​​2.035¢ per kWh​​

​​3.535¢ per kWh​​ ​​5.49¢ per kWh​​ ​​3.039¢ per kWh​​
​Mar 2017 ​2.231¢ per kWh​​ 3.731¢ per kWh​​​ 5.49¢ per kWh​​​ 3.374¢ per kWh​​​
​Feb 2017 ​2.364¢ per kWh​​ 3.864¢ per kWh​ 5.49¢ per kWh​​ 3.90¢ per kWh​​
​Jan 2017 ​2.567¢ per kWh 4.067¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​ 4.24¢ per kWh​​
​Dec 2016 2.614¢ per kWh​​​​​ 4.114¢ per kWh​​​​​ ​5.89¢ per kWh​​​ 4.06¢ per kWh​​
​Nov 2016 1.747¢ per kWh​​​​ 3.247¢ per kWh​ 5.89¢ per kWh​​​ ​3.78¢ per kWh​
​Oct 2016 2.702¢ per kWh​​ 4.202¢ per kWh​​ 5.89¢ per kWh​​ ​4.29¢ per kWh​
​Sept 2016 1.890¢ per kWh​ 3.390¢ per kWh​​ 5.89¢ per kWh​​ ​3.82¢ per kWh​
Aug 2016 1.952¢ per kWh 3.452¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​4.82¢ per kWh​
Jul 2016 1.989¢ per kWh 3.489¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​4.97¢ per kWh​
Jun 2016 1.674¢ per kWh 3.174¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​3.55¢ per kWh​
May 2016 1.706¢ per kWh 3.206¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​3.40¢ per kWh​
Apr 2016 1.455¢ per kWh 2.955¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​3.51¢ per kWh​
Mar 2016 1.568¢ per kWh 3.068¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​4.35¢ per kWh​
Feb 2016 1.822¢ per kWh 3.322¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​4.57¢ per kWh​
Jan 2016 2.347¢ per kWh 3.847¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​5.03¢ per kWh​
Dec 2015 2.261¢ per kWh 3.761¢ per kWh 5.89¢ per kWh ​5.31¢ per kWh​
Nov 2015 2.949¢ per kWh 4.449¢ per kWh 5.99¢ per kWh ​5.10¢ per kWh​
Oct 2015 2.299¢ per kWh 3.799¢ per kWh 5.99¢ per kWh ​5.50¢ per kWh​
Sept 2015 2.22¢ per kWh 3.72¢ per kWh  6.49¢ per kWh ​5.40¢ per kWh​
Aug 2015 4.02¢ per kWh 5.52¢ per kWh  6.49¢ per kWh ​6.80¢ per kWh​
Jul 2015 2.56¢ per kWh 4.06¢ per kWh  6.99¢ per kWh ​7.24¢ per kWh​
Jun 2015 12.34¢ per kWh 11.49¢ per kWh*  6.99¢ per kWh ​3.93¢ per kWh​
May 2015 6.28¢ per kWh 7.78¢ per kWh  7.29¢ per kWh ​4.40¢ per kWh​
Apr 2015 2.2¢ per kWh 3.70¢ per kWh  7.29¢ per kWh ​5.45¢ per kWh​
Mar 2015 2.22¢ per kWh 3.72¢ per kWh  7.29¢ per kWh ​5.14¢ per kWh​

 

*We protect our Encor customers with the 9.99¢ per kWh price cap on floating electricity rates. This doesn't include the 1¢ per kWh transaction fee or green premiums (if applicable).
**Customers who signed up for floating power prior to April 1, 2019 are enrolled on a plan with a 1.5¢ per kWh transaction fee and a 9.99¢ per kWh rate cap.

 

 

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