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Bristol city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Bristol city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Bristol city ranks as the 88th highest pollution level due to electricity use in the state, emitting 75,843,639.03 kilograms of CO2 gases.

The largest supplier in Bristol city by total customers is BVU Authority.

Bristol city has no electricity production plants and must import all of the electricity consumed in the county.

Bristol city emits 4,462.44 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 1578th worst polluting county in the country by per capita emissions.

Bristol city is ranked as the 1934th largest consumer of electricity out of 3230 counties in the country with 257,677.45 megawatt hours being used by residents for their electricity needs.

Citizens of Bristol city pay about 2.92% less than the $138.02 national average monthly residential electricity expense.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    257,677 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    75,843,639 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,462.44 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Bristol

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Bristol Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

12.38¢ per kWh

  • 1.8% higher than last month
  • 2.31% higher than April last year
  • 17.39% lower than the Virginia average
  • 26.79% lower than the US average
  • 1st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 4,622nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 381 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,263 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.86¢ per kWh

  • 0.2% higher than last month
  • 0.72% higher than April last year
  • 16.84% lower than the Virginia average
  • 26.46% lower than the US average
  • 1st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 4,209th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 162 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 145 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$105.14 per month

  • 16.29% lower than last month
  • 2.87% lower than April last year
  • 7.43% lower than the Virginia average
  • 6.74% lower than the US average
  • 15th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 261 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 12,854th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6,944 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,590 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$133.97 per month

  • 0.19% lower than last month
  • 3.13% lower than April last year
  • 6.96% lower than the Virginia average
  • 1.55% lower than the US average
  • 71st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 14,977th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 70 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,041 since April last year

Bristol, VA Electricity Overview

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Bristol's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.86 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 16.84% less than the state's average price of 14.26 cents, ranking the city at 1st out of 676 cities in the state for best average electricity price. BVU Authority has an estimated 1,985 residential customers, more than any other vendor in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $133.97 per month, while the state average is $144.74.

Bristol has no power generation plants. The city is the 81st worst ranked city in the state out of 676 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 75,843,639.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 12th highest polluting city in Virginia when calculating by CO2 pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bristol

Bristol residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.093/kWh$191.90/mo.$76.34/mo.
1st11.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bristol
71st$133.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bristol Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bristol, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
BVU AuthorityBUNDLED11.78133.99185,554.0321,853,967.05

Bristol city, Virginia Details

Bristol city, Virginia Net Metering

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Energy Loss

In Bristol city one company reports energy loss, BVU Authority. They average an annual energy loss of 5.92%. The US average is 2.87%, resulting in Bristol city having a rank of 2393rd best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Bristol city, Virginia

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Bristol city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1BVU Authority1,972

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

The largest electricity company in Bristol city, Virginia by total revenue is BVU Authority.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-05-17