Dinwiddie County, Virginia Electric Profile

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As the 80th highest generator of electricity in Virginia out of 133 counties, Dinwiddie County generates 33 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuel types.

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Dinwiddie County is 13.22 cents. This is about 1.71% below the national average rate of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Dinwiddie County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Dinwiddie County is the 1519th most populated county in the nation, with 28,544 citizens .

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Dinwiddie County consumes 1222850.38% more megawatt hours than it generates.

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Dinwiddie County released 130,454,164.51 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 1574th worst polluting county out of 3220 counties in the United States.


  • Total Consumption

    403,574 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.14 MWh


  • Total Production

    33 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    33 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    130,454,165 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,570.28 kg

McKenney, VA Electric Overview

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Citizens living in McKenney are paying an average residential electricity price of 13.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.86% more than the average Virginia rate of 11.95 cents, a potentially frustrating state of affairs for consumers living in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $132.38, while the McKenney average is 9.60% higher at $145.08 per month. This ranks the city 502nd in the state for average monthly bill total. Consumers in McKenney are faced with 1.16 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

Emitting 2,142,997.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, McKenney is the 454th highest out of 593 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which amounts to 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement McKenney is the 248th highest polluting city in Virginia. There are zero power plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in McKenney

McKenney 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 McKenney
502nd$145.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for McKenney Residents

Electric Companies With Service in McKenney, 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 Dinwiddie County, Virginia

Power Plants in Dinwiddie County, Virginia

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Boydton Plank Road Cogen PlantDinwiddie Power Inc (100.00%)
Dinwiddie County VA Distillate Fuel Oil 3338,967.661,180.84No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Dinwiddie County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Dinwiddie County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Distillate Fuel Oil. The county produces 100.00% of the total generation in the county from this fuel source. Electricity consumption in the county creates 130,454,164.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1574th most of any county in the United States. Additionally, the county ranks 1717th highest in the US for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 4,570.28 kilograms of emissions per person. Dinwiddie County has one electricity producing plant in the county. This is the 1432nd highest number of power plants within a county and the 1440th highest number of power plants per person, out of 3220 counties, in the US.

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Dinwiddie County, Virginia Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity providers in Dinwiddie County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Consumers in Virginia have above average net metering laws and regulations that allow them to take advantage of additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Dinwiddie County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 electricity providers average an annual energy loss of 3.67% of electricity produced. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Virginia average is 0.85%, resulting in a rank of 811th best in the country and a state rank of 71st best out of 3220 and 133 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Dinwiddie County, Virginia


What electricity companies offer service in Dinwiddie County, Virginia?

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1Dominion Energy68,216
2Southside Electric Cooperative6,701
3Prince George Electric97

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

Dinwiddie County, Virginia is home to 3 electricity providers operating in the area.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Dinwiddie County, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Dinwiddie County, Virginia by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

How many power plants are located within Dinwiddie County, Virginia?

Dinwiddie County, Virginia has one power plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16