Buena Vista city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Buena Vista city, Virginia Electricity Overview

When calculating by number of customers, Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in Buena Vista city.

Citizens of Buena Vista city pay around 15.71% less than the $138.62 state average monthly residential electricity expense.

Buena Vista city's average residential electricity rate is 13.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.83% below the nationwide average price of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Citizens of Buena Vista city use enough electricity to emit 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per person, which is the 46th highest amount of pollution from electric consumption for a county in Virginia.

Buena Vista city is the 2766th most populated county in the US, with 6,641 residents calling the county home.

Buena Vista city customers experience outages that are on average 127.95 minutes per incident, with about 1.16 outages per year.


  • Total Consumption

    98,297 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    30,548,441 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,599.98 kg

Buena Vista, VA Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Buena Vista home pay an average residential electricity rate of 13.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.99% above the average Virginia rate of 12.71 cents. Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in Buena Vista deal with 1.16 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

Coming in at as the 175th worst ranked city out of 676 cities in Virginia, Buena Vista releases 30,548,440.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 80th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Buena Vista

Buena Vista 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.
616th13.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Buena Vista
64th$116.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Buena Vista Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Buena Vista, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
BARC Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.63113.81120,726.0116,452,988.54
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED12.61133.6829,560,7473,727,705,841
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Buena Vista city, Virginia Details

Buena Vista city, Virginia Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Buena Vista city offering electricity. Of those 4, 2 of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Buena Vista city electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 0.28% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Buena Vista city a rank of 2nd best in the United States out of 3221.


What electricity company is the largest supplier in Buena Vista city, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Buena Vista city, Virginia by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

How many electric companies offer service in Buena Vista city, Virginia?

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Buena Vista city, Virginia.

What electricity companies offer service in Buena Vista city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy13
2BARC Electric Cooperative4

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27