Accomack County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Accomack County, Virginia Electricity Overview

Unfortunately, over the course of the last year, there has been a 19.61% rise in the use of non-renewable fuels in Accomack County.

Accomack County is home to 33,413 people and its power generation plants generate 156,001 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a generation per capita average of 4.67 megawatt hours per capita.

Accomack County uses non-renewable sources to produce 0.06 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 40th highest county in Virginia for non-renewable production per capita.

Accomack County consumes 217.02% more electricity than it generates each year.

With total production of 156,001 megawatt hours, Accomack County is ranked 31st largest producer of electricity in Virginia out of 133 counties for total generation.

There was a 6.17% rise in CO2 emissions per capita during the last 12 months in Accomack County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    494,561 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    156,001 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    154,092 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,909 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.67 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    106,779,656 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,195.75 kg

Belle Haven CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Belle Haven CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their citizens, 0.80% less than Virginia's average rate of 12.71 cents, ranking the city at 316th out of 676 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.16 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting roughly 127.95 minutes each. The United States averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes a outage. Dominion Energy has an estimated 398 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers in the city.

As the 172nd worst ranked city out of 676 cities in Virginia, Belle Haven CDP emits 31,514,435.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 80th worst in Virginia for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Belle Haven CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Belle Haven CDP

Belle Haven CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
316th12.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Belle Haven CDP
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Belle Haven CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Belle Haven CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED12.61133.6829,560,7473,727,705,841
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Chincoteague, VA Electricity Overview

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Chincoteague has an average residential electricity rate of 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their citizens, 8.61% less than Virginia's average rate of 12.71 cents, ranking the city at 27th out of 676 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 0.57 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting roughly 33.66 minutes each. The United States averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes a outage. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $112.57 per month, while the US average is $129.86.

As the 231st worst ranked city out of 676 cities in Virginia, Chincoteague emits 15,382,319.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 80th worst in Virginia for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Chincoteague has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chincoteague

Chincoteague residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.103/kWh$178.13/mo.$61.10/mo.
27th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chincoteague
2nd$112.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chincoteague Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chincoteague, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
A&N Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.62112.57373,29043,367,371

Captains Cove CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Captains Cove CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their citizens, 8.61% less than Virginia's average rate of 12.71 cents, ranking the city at 27th out of 676 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 0.57 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting roughly 33.66 minutes each. The United States averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes a outage. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $112.57 per month, while the US average is $129.86.

As the 312th worst ranked city out of 676 cities in Virginia, Captains Cove CDP emits 7,102,362.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 80th worst in Virginia for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Captains Cove CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Captains Cove CDP

Captains Cove CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.103/kWh$178.13/mo.$61.10/mo.
27th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Captains Cove CDP
2nd$112.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Captains Cove CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Captains Cove CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
A&N Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.62112.57373,29043,367,371

Electricity Production in Accomack County, Virginia

Power Plants in Accomack County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Eastern Shore Solar, LLCDominion Energy (100.00%)
Accomack County VA Solar 148,488
Commonwealth Chesapeake
New Church CDP VA Distillate Fuel Oil 41,96631,688,929.17755.11
NASA Wallops Flight Facility SolarNASA Wallops Flight Facility (100.00%)
Accomack County VA Solar 5,604
Perdue Diesel Generation FacilityOld Dominion Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
Accomack County VA Distillate Fuel Oil 464332,262.26716.08
Belle Haven Diesel Generation FacilityOld Dominion Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
Cats Bridge CDP VA Distillate Fuel Oil 456318,630.98698.75
Onancock Diesel Generation FacilityOld Dominion Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
Bayside CDP VA Distillate Fuel Oil 455319,519.98702.24
Tasley CDP VA Distillate Fuel Oil 291402,418.861,382.88
Tangier VA Distillate Fuel Oil 243189,578.4780.16

Accomack County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Accomack County is the 71st highest ranked county in the state out of 133 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the county releasing 106,779,656.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This total also results in a ranking of 2351st worst in the United States for emissions per resident from electricity use. Power facilities in the county primarily use Solar, which makes up 98.78% (or 154,092 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Accomack County has 8 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 245th highest amount of power plants in a single county.

SOLAR
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98.78%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
1.22%

Accomack County, Virginia Net Metering

A&N Electric Cooperative is the only provider we have covering Accomack County. Fortunately for customers they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs possible. At the state level, Virginia has commendable net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Accomack County has an average of 5.08% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Accomack County a rank of 1875th best in the country out of 3221.

Power Companies in Accomack County, Virginia

Providers In Each City in Accomack County:

  • Accomac, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Belle Haven, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Bloxom, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Chincoteague, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Hallwood, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Keller, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Melfa, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Onancock, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Onley, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Painter, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Parksley, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Saxis, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Tangier, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Wachapreague, Virginia:
    • A&N Electric Cooperative: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Accomack County, Virginia?

The largest electricity company in Accomack County, Virginia by total customer count is A&N Electric Cooperative.

Which electricity companies offer service in Accomack County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1A&N Electric Cooperative26,982

How many power plants are located within Accomack County, Virginia?

There are 8 electricity plants in Accomack County, Virginia

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-01