Charlotte County, Virginia Electric Profile

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Residents in Charlotte County use 20969.68% of the electricity that the county generates.

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Charlotte County residents pay an average residential monthly electricity bill of $142.65, which is 18.63% higher than the US average bill of $120.24.

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The largest electricity company in Charlotte County by megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

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With 11,880 citizens living within the county and 801 megawatt hours produced per year, Charlotte County has a per capita production rate of 0.07 megawatt hours. The city is 74 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in Virginia.

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The county is ranked as the 1915th highest producer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the nation for total electricity production, producing 801 megawatt hours.

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Charlotte County had a 100.00% increase over the last year in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    167,967 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.14 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    801 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    801 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.07 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    54,024,320 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,547.5 kg

Drakes Branch, VA Electric Overview

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On average, Drakes Branch's inhabitants spend 13.25 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 10.86% above the average state rate of 11.95 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. Customers in Drakes Branch are faced with 1.16 electrical outages a year with outages lasting on average 127.95 minutes. Citizens in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $145.08. This is 9.60% above the Virginia average bill of $132.38.

Around 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 248th highest polluter in Virginia out of 593 cities. A total of 2,773,560.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 419th worst in Virginia for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Drakes Branch must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Drakes Branch

Drakes Branch residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
542nd13.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Drakes Branch
502nd$145.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Drakes Branch Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Drakes Branch, Virginia

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.65No DataIcon representing missing value.30,065,1823,600,204,374
Southside Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.52159.51No DataIcon representing missing value.723,859105,094,000

Zips with electric coverage in Drakes Branch, Virginia include: 23947, 23937, 23967

Charlotte Court House, VA Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Charlotte Court House home purchase electricity for, on average, 13.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.86% more than the average state rate of 11.95 cents. Charlotte Court House has the 435th highest population in the state, with 538 residents calling the city home. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $145.08 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Customers in Charlotte Court House pay 20.66% more compared to other citizens in the country.

Charlotte Court House has zero electricity producing plants. The consumption of electricity in the city accounts for 2,458,278.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 437th highest in Virginia out of 593 cities. Averaging 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 248th highest in Virginia for pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Charlotte Court House

Charlotte Court House residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
542nd13.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Charlotte Court House
502nd$145.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Charlotte Court House Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Charlotte Court House, Virginia

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.65No DataIcon representing missing value.30,065,1823,600,204,374
Southside Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.52159.51No DataIcon representing missing value.723,859105,094,000

Phenix, VA Electric Overview

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Phenix has an average residential electricity rate of 13.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.86% above the average Virginia price of 11.95 cents and 1.52% below the national average of 13.45 cents. Phenix is home to 284 residents, making it the 502nd largest city by population in Virginia. Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

The consumption of electricity in Phenix accounts for 1,297,678.84 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is the 500th highest in the state out of 593 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 248th highest polluting city in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. The city does not generate any electricity in its city limits, which means it is tied for last in the state for the total amount of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Phenix

Phenix residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
542nd13.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Phenix
502nd$145.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Phenix Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Phenix, Virginia

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.65No DataIcon representing missing value.30,065,1823,600,204,374
Southside Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.52159.51No DataIcon representing missing value.723,859105,094,000

Energy Production in Charlotte County, Virginia

Power Plants in Charlotte County, Virginia

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Twittys Creek Solar, LLCAlchemy Renewable Energy (100.00%)
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Charlotte County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

There is one electricity producing plant in Charlotte County, which is the 45th most power plants in a county in the state and equates to the 904th highest amount of power plants per resident in the state. The county’s electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 54,024,320.08 kilograms, which is 108th highest in Virginia out of 133 counties. This total results in 4,547.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which ranks the county 1780th highest in the United States for emissions per capita. Charlotte County's primary fuel utilized for electricity generation is Solar. They produce 801 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

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Charlotte County, Virginia Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Charlotte County, 3 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. Regulations put in place at the state level are pretty good for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Charlotte County has 3 companies who report energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss amount for these suppliers is 3.86%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Virginia average is 0.85%, resulting in a rank of 1007th best in the US and a state rank of 73rd best out of 3220 and 133 counties, respectively.

FAQ

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

There are 3 electricity companies operating in Charlotte County, Virginia.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Charlotte County, Virginia?

The largest electricity company in Charlotte County, Virginia by megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

How many power plants are within Charlotte County, Virginia?

There is one active power plant located in Charlotte County, Virginia

Which electricity companies offer service in Charlotte County, Virginia?

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1Dominion Energy64,192
2Southside Electric Cooperative5,437
3Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative1,027

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16