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Alexandria city, Virginia Electricity Overview

There was a 1.17% decline in CO2 emissions per capita in the most recent year in Alexandria city.

Non-renewable fuels are used in the generation of 55.00% of the megawatt hours produced in Alexandria city, ranking it 685th in the United States out of 3230 counties for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel sources.

Alexandria city has emissions of 6,180.34 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,121.02.

Alexandria city averages 0.41 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 46th highest in the statecounties.

Alexandria city ranks 13th out of 133 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents using 2,357,924.5 megawatt hours.

When calculating by total customers, Dominion Energy is the largest provider in Alexandria city.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,357,925 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    143,230 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    64,453 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    78,777 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.92 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    961,197,019 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,180.34 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Alexandria

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Alexandria Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.32¢ per kWh

  • 2.32% higher than last month
  • 0.13% higher than April last year
  • 4.48% lower than the Virginia average
  • 15.35% lower than the US average
  • 363rd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 11,992nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 804 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,922 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.85¢ per kWh

  • 0.01% higher than last month
  • 1.24% lower than April last year
  • 2.82% lower than the Virginia average
  • 14.07% lower than the US average
  • 364th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 18 since April last year
  • 12,273rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 274 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,180 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$105.19 per month

  • 15.69% lower than last month
  • 4.25% lower than April last year
  • 7.38% lower than the Virginia average
  • 6.7% lower than the US average
  • 264th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 13,108th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6,423 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,132 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$134.26 per month

  • 0.29% lower than last month
  • 5.77% lower than April last year
  • 6.76% lower than the Virginia average
  • 1.34% lower than the US average
  • 321st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since April last year
  • 15,356th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 225 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,107 since April last year

Alexandria, VA Electricity Overview

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Alexandria's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.82% lower than Virginia's average rate of 14.26 cents and 14.07% less than the US average of 16.12 cents. Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on total residential customers. Alexandria electricity customers use 1646.25% of the electricity generated within the city limits and the city must use megawatt hours produced in rural areas or other nearby cities to account for the difference.

Emissions in Alexandria average 6,180.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 5th worst polluting city out of 676 cities in Virginia based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity consumption is 961,197,018.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 6th largest emissions amount in Virginia. Roughly 55.00% of Alexandria's electricity is generated using Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste. Alexandria is home to one electricity producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Alexandria

Alexandria residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
364th13.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Alexandria
321st$134.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Alexandria Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Alexandria, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.76134.2927,701,941.553,812,263,982
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Alexandria, Virginia include: 22304, 22314, 22312, 22206, 22311, 22302, 22305, 22301

Electricity Production in Alexandria city, Virginia

Power Plants in Alexandria city, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Covanta Alexandria/Arlington EnergyCovanta (100.00%)
Alexandria VA Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 143,230306,991,473.72,143.35

Alexandria city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Alexandria city average 6,180.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 895th worst polluting county in the country based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total pollution of the county from electricity consumption is 961,197,018.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 349th highest amount in the nation. Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste is the primary fuel type in Alexandria city, with 55.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel. Alexandria city has one power generation plant within its borders.

NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
55.00%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
45.00%

Alexandria city, Virginia Net Metering

Alexandria city has 1 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state has commendable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

Alexandria city has an average of 3.14% of the electricity that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Alexandria city a rank of 7th best in Virginia out of 133.

Power Companies in Alexandria city, Virginia

FAQ

How many power plants are in Alexandria city, Virginia?

There is one power plant located in Alexandria city, Virginia

How many electric companies offer service in Alexandria city, Virginia?

There are 3 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Alexandria city, Virginia.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Alexandria city, Virginia?

By total megawatt hours sold, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Alexandria city, Virginia.

Which electricity companies offer service in Alexandria city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy3,847
2Strategic Energy LLC1

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Published: 2024-06-24