Gloucester County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Gloucester County, Virginia Electricity Overview

Gloucester County is home to over 38,711 residents and generates 40,126 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 1.04 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Gloucester County 250th out of 3221 counties in the United States for solar megawatt hours produced per person.

Gloucester County produces 89,831 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable sources. This ranks Gloucester County 925th highest producing county out of 3221 counties in the United States for total sustainable electricity generation.

Gloucester County is the 18th largest producer of solar electricity by total megawatt hours generated in the state out of 133 counties.

Gloucester County is home to 38,711 residents and its power plants generate 89,831 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 2.32 megawatt hours per capita.

Gloucester County has emissions of 4,630.07 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 1749th worst polluting county in the nation by per capita emissions.

The national average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 14.46 cents, while residents of Gloucester County enjoy an average rate that is 12.80% less at 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    572,979 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    89,831 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    89,831 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.32 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    179,234,683 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,630.07 kg

Gloucester Point CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Residents living in Gloucester Point CDP are paying an average residential electricity rate of 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour . This is less than both the state and United States average prices of 12.71 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Selling an estimated 42,578.94 megawatt hours, Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city. Consumers in Gloucester Point CDP deal with 1.16 power outages a year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

As the 126th worst ranked city out of 676 cities in Virginia, Gloucester Point CDP releases 48,699,946.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. Additionally, the city ranks 80th highest in the state in pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 4,599.98 kilograms of emissions per citizen. In Gloucester Point CDP, there are no power generating plants. The citizens must depend on power generated outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gloucester Point CDP

Gloucester Point CDP 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.
316th12.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gloucester Point CDP
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gloucester Point CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gloucester Point CDP, Virginia

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

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Gloucester Courthouse CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Residents living in Gloucester Courthouse CDP are paying an average residential electricity rate of 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour . This is less than both the state and United States average prices of 12.71 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Selling an estimated 31,082.65 megawatt hours, Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city. Consumers in Gloucester Courthouse CDP deal with 1.16 power outages a year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

As the 237th worst ranked city out of 676 cities in Virginia, Gloucester Courthouse CDP releases 13,937,927.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. Additionally, the city ranks 80th highest in the state in pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 4,599.98 kilograms of emissions per citizen. In Gloucester Courthouse CDP, there are no power generating plants. The citizens must depend on power generated outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gloucester Courthouse CDP

Gloucester Courthouse CDP 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.
316th12.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gloucester Courthouse CDP
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gloucester Courthouse CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gloucester Courthouse CDP, Virginia

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

Electricity Production in Gloucester County, Virginia

Power Plants in Gloucester County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Waste Management Middle Peninsula LFGTEWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Gloucester County VA Landfill Gas 49,70529,082,552.96585.1
Gloucester County VA Solar 40,126

Gloucester County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 50th highest ranked county out of 133 counties in the state, Gloucester County emits 179,234,683.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use a year. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per citizen in the county, which amounts to 4,630.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Gloucester County as the 31st highest polluting county in Virginia. The county has 2 power plants, which is 980th highest in the nation. Gloucester County's fuel of choice is Landfill Gas, with 55.33% of electricity generation coming from the fuel.

LANDFILL GAS
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55.33%
SOLAR
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44.67%

Gloucester County, Virginia Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Gloucester County selling electricity. Of those 3, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Gloucester County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 0.28% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 0.85%, resulting in a rank of 2nd best in the US and a state rank of best out of 3221 and 133 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Gloucester County, Virginia

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Gloucester County, Virginia?

The largest electricity supplier in Gloucester County, Virginia by total revenue is Dominion Energy.

How many power plants are within Gloucester County, Virginia?

There are 2 active electricity plants located in Gloucester County, Virginia

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

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Gloucester County, Virginia.

What electricity companies offer service in Gloucester County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy32,831
2Strategic Energy LLC20
3Texas Retail Energy1

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-09