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Franklin city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Citizens of Franklin city consume enough electricity to release 4,623.26 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, compared to the US average of 4,459.99.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Franklin city saw a 0.12% rise in the last 12 months.

Residents in the county use 24459.79% of the electricity that the county produces.

Electricity generation plants in Franklin city saw a 53.73% increase in the burning of non-renewable fuel types for electricity generation over the course of the previous 12 months, surely a step in the wrong direction.

When calculating by total customers, Franklin, Virginia Electric Utility is the largest supplier in Franklin city.

Franklin city is the 119th most populated county in Virginia.


  • Total Consumption

    121,076 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • Total Production

    495 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    495 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.06 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    37,818,232 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,623.26 kg

Electricity Production in Franklin city, Virginia

Power Plants in Franklin city, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Franklin VA Distillate Fuel Oil 286204,765.41715.96
Franklin VA Distillate Fuel Oil 209139,498.29667.46

Franklin city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Franklin city results in the release of 37,818,232.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is 115th highest in Virginia out of 133 counties. This total also results in a ranking of 1752nd worst in the US for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. The county is home to 2 power producing plants, which is the 980th highest number of power plants within a county out of the United States' 3221 counties. Franklin city's primary fuel type is Distillate Fuel Oil, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel type.

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Franklin city, Virginia Net Metering

Franklin city has 2 out of 4 electricity suppliers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Oftentimes net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Virginia has commendable regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Franklin city is about 0.28% of all electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Franklin city having a rank of 2nd best in the US for energy loss efficiency.


Which electricity companies offer service in Franklin city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Franklin, Virginia Electric Utility1,034
2Dominion Energy90

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Franklin city, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Franklin city, Virginia by total customer count is Franklin, Virginia Electric Utility.

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

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

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

There are 2 electricity plants in Franklin city, Virginia

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27