Buchanan County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Buchanan County, Virginia Electricity Overview

The nationwide average residential price per kilowatt hour is 14.46 cents, while residents of Buchanan County benefit from an average rate that is 16.06% less at 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour.

The largest electricity company in Buchanan County by megawatt hours sold is Appalachian Power Company.

Buchanan County has the 956th highest total electricity generation of all 3221 counties in the country, producing 396,502 megawatt hours.

As the 13th highest county in the state for non-renewable production per capita, Buchanan County produces 19.48 megawatt hours per person per year.

Buchanan County continues to improve with the decrease of non-renewable fuel type usage for electricity generation purposes. The county has accomplished a 13.21% decline in the consumption of these fuel types in their power plants.

Buchanan County is the 16 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 133 counties in Virginia, with a population of 20,355 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 396,502.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    301,284 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    396,502 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    396,502 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    19.48 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    163,910,456 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,052.59 kg

Grundy, VA Electricity Overview

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Grundy averages a residential electricity price of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens, which ranks the city 129th out of 676 cities in the state. Grundy has 875 citizens, making it the 396th largest city in Virginia. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Appalachian Power Company.

Approximately 4,024,979.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Grundy from electricity consumption. This total results in 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 80th worst in Virginia for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are zero power plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grundy

Grundy residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.102/kWh$218.19/mo.$86.24/mo.
129th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grundy
350th$136.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grundy Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grundy, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Vansant CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Vansant CDP averages a residential electricity price of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens, which ranks the city 129th out of 676 cities in the state. Vansant CDP has 442 citizens, making it the 486th largest city in Virginia. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Appalachian Power Company.

Approximately 2,033,189.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Vansant CDP from electricity consumption. This total results in 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 80th worst in Virginia for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are zero power plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vansant CDP

Vansant CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.102/kWh$218.19/mo.$86.24/mo.
129th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vansant CDP
350th$136.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vansant CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vansant CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Big Rock CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Big Rock CDP averages a residential electricity price of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens, which ranks the city 129th out of 676 cities in the state. Big Rock CDP has 199 citizens, making it the 593rd largest city in Virginia. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Appalachian Power Company.

Approximately 915,395.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Big Rock CDP from electricity consumption. This total results in 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 80th worst in Virginia for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are zero power plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Big Rock CDP

Big Rock CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.102/kWh$218.19/mo.$86.24/mo.
129th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Big Rock CDP
350th$136.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Big Rock CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Big Rock CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Electricity Production in Buchanan County, Virginia

Power Plants in Buchanan County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Buchanan Generation LLCCONSOL Energy Inc (50.00%)LS Power (25.00%)First Energy (25.00%)
Buchanan County VA Natural Gas 396,502215,712,989.24544.04

Buchanan County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emitting 163,910,455.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Buchanan County is the 1382nd worst in the nation for total emissions from electricity consumption. Averaging 8,052.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 658th highest for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The county has one power generation plant. Buchanan County's power plants most often use Natural Gas, which accounts for 396,502 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county.

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Buchanan County, Virginia Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Buchanan County, only one of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. The state of Virginia has commendable state level net metering legislation.

Power Companies in Buchanan County, Virginia

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Buchanan County, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Buchanan County, Virginia by total customer count is Appalachian Power Company.

How many power plants are in Buchanan County, Virginia?

There is one power plant located in Buchanan County, Virginia

Which electricity companies offer service in Buchanan County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Appalachian Power Company24,629
2Strategic Energy LLC41
3Texas Retail Energy2

How many electric companies offer service in Buchanan County, Virginia?

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Buchanan County, Virginia.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-10-18