Danville Utilities

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About Danville Utilities

Danville Utilities supplies electricity to 5 counties in the state of Virginia. The provider recently reported a total of 48,028 customers, 16 of which are industrial customers, 11,009 are commercial customers and the rest of which are residential properties. The residential electricity price for customers of Danville Utilities is, on average, 14.58 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly for their consumers, this rate is higher than both the Virginia and the national average prices of 12.50 and 14.11 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The company had total sales and disposition of 900,145 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 95.33% were via retail sales. Electricity production and wholesale power purchases made up 4.56% and 95.44%, respectively, of all electricity sourced by the company. Power facilities owned by the company generated 41,085 megawatt hours and an additional 859,060 were purchased by way of the wholesale electricity market. In 2020, the provider made a total of $101,391,200 from retail electricity sales to end users. This made up the total of the electricity related revenue for the company.

Customers of the supplier have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $143.71. This is 14.10% above the US average bill of $125.95. The supplier generates 542nd megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources each year. This makes them 22nd out of 32 companies in the state. Danville Utilities is ranked as the 769th highest total electricity generator in the country out of 3509 providers. Danville Utilities is the 416th largest electricity company out of 3509 providers in the United States based on total megawatt hours sold.

Danville Utilities Net Metering

Danville Utilities is one of 22 suppliers in Virginia who offer net metering to their consumers. This is a positive for any customer considering installing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their excess wattage back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of being in the electricity production business. Electricity companies must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Danville Utilities reported a yearly loss of approximately 4.67% of the electricity that they generate. These averages allow us to compare and contrast the numerous suppliers who operate around the nation. Danville Utilities has earned a rank of 810th best out of 3509 companies who report energy loss in the United States and 11th best out of 32 in Virginia.

Danville Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Danville Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.137/kWh$157.93/mo.$134.89/mo.
2428th14.58¢Danville Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
2451st$143.71Average monthly electricity bill for Danville Utilities' residential customers

Danville Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:1040 Monument Street
    Danville, Virginia 24541
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Jason Grey

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Energy Loss

Danville Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.


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Danville Utilities Energy Makeup

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Danville Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Danville Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Danville city42,590413.50$140.47/mo
Halifax County34,022513.57$137.28/mo
Henry County50,948413.36$140.05/mo
Patrick County17,608413.36$140.05/mo
Pittsylvania County60,501713.60$138.89/mo

Power Plants Owned by Danville Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Danville Kentuck Road PlantDanville Utilities (100.00%)
Pittsylvania County VA Distillate Fuel Oil 116.6274,527.5639.06
Danville New Design PlantDanville Utilities (100.00%)
Danville VA Distillate Fuel Oil 109.7688,158.77803.2

Danville Utilities Fuel Makeup

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Cities Danville Utilities Has Coverage

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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Danville Utilities FAQ:

How many counties does Danville Utilities offer service to?

Danville Utilities offers service to customers in 5 counties.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Danville Utilities customers?

Consumers of Danville Utilities, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 14.58 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Danville Utilities?

Jason Grey is the current CEO of Danville Utilities.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Danville Utilities?

There are 2 power plants associated with or owned by Danville Utilities.

What cities does Danville Utilities supply electricity to?

Danville Utilities has customers in 8 cities throughout the nation including Virginia.

What percentage of Danville Utilities' electricity is generated using renewable fuel types?

Power production plants owned by or associated with Danville Utilities generate 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

What is the average bundled bill for Danville Utilities customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Danville Utilities is $143.71. The state average bundled bill is $134.73 and the US average is $134.73.

What is the phone number for Danville Utilities?

You can reach Danville Utilities by phone via (434) 799-5280.

What percentage of Danville Utilities' electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuels?

Electric production plants owned by or associated with Danville Utilities generate 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-18