Danville city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Danville city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Danville city's ability to produce 12,483 megawatts of electricity from the use of hydroelectric energy sources, has given rise to its ranking of 6th highest hydroelectric energy generating county out of 133 counties in Virginia.

Over the past year, Danville city experienced a 1.32% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

The largest electricity company in Danville city by customer count is Appalachian Power Company.

Danville city uses non-renewable fuel sources to generate 0 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 1096th highest county in the nation for non-renewable generation per capita.

Renewable electricity fuel types account for 99.13%, or 12,483 megawatt hours, of Danville city's total energy production.

In Danville city, 109.76 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuels. Danville city is 1093rd in the US out of 3221 counties for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel sources.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    630,394 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,593 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    12,483 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    110 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    192,087,579 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,510.16 kg

Danville, VA Electricity Overview

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On average, Danville's residential electricity rate is 13.50 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.19% higher than the average Virginia price of 12.71 cents and 6.65% less than the US average of 14.46 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Appalachian Power Company. Electricity facilities in the city are fueled by non-renewable fuel types for 0.87% of the megawatt hours they produce. This is the 22nd most out of the 676 cities in the state.

Danville's fuel of choice is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 99.13% of electricity generation using this fuel source. Approximately 192,087,578.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption per year. The city also ranks 665th worst in the state in emissions per resident, averaging 4,510.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Danville has the 4th highest electricity plants of any city in the state, with 2 total plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Danville

Danville 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.
617th13.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Danville
547th$140.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Danville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Danville, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Danville UtilitiesBUNDLED14.58143.71142.76437,76163,811,700
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
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Electricity Production in Danville city, Virginia

Power Plants in Danville city, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Schoolfield DamSTS Hydropower, LLC (100.00%)
Danville VA Conventional Hydroelectric 12,483
Danville New Design PlantDanville Utilities (100.00%)
Danville VA Distillate Fuel Oil 109.7688,158.77803.2

Danville city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Danville city's fuel of choice is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 99.13% of electricity generation using this fuel source. Emitting 192,087,578.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county ranks 47th worst out of 133 counties in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 1864th worst in emissions per resident, averaging 4,510.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Danville city has the 19th most electricity generation plants of any county in the state, with 2 total power plants.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
99.13%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.87%

Danville city, Virginia Net Metering

Of the 4 electric suppliers in Danville city, 50.00% of them report that they offer net metering. 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

Danville city has an average of 4.67% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 0.85%, resulting in a rank of 1591st best in the country and a state rank of 96th best out of 3221 and 133 counties, respectively.

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Danville city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Appalachian Power Company1,677
2Danville Utilities774
3Strategic Energy LLC3

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

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

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

There are 4 electricity companies offering service in Danville city, Virginia.

How many power plants are located in Danville city, Virginia?

There are 2 active electricity plants located in Danville city, Virginia

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-18