Grayson County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Grayson County, Virginia Electricity Overview

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Grayson County is 12.14 cents. This is roughly 16.06% less than the national average rate of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

During the course of the previous year, Grayson County saw a 0.23% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

Grayson County's ability to provide 16,875 megawatts of electricity through the use of hydroelectric power sources, has given rise to its ranking of 402nd highest hydroelectric energy producing county in the US out of 3221 counties.

The largest electricity supplier in Grayson County by customer count is Appalachian Power Company.

Grayson County is ranked 1922nd out of 3221 for highest polluting county in the US based on emissions per capita.

Grayson County produces 16,875 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable fuels. This ranks Grayson County 42nd out of 133 counties in the state for total sustainable electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    226,951 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    16,875 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    16,875 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.1 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    65,287,046 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,257.94 kg

Independence, VA Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Independence home are charged a residential electricity rate of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.51% lower than the average Virginia rate of 12.71 cents. Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

There are no power facilities within Independence, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 80th worst polluting city out of 676 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 4,599.98 kilograms per person and 1,011 residents in the city, the city emits 4,650,575.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Independence

Independence 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.
129th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Independence
350th$136.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Independence Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Independence, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Fries, VA Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Fries home are charged a residential electricity rate of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.51% lower than the average Virginia rate of 12.71 cents. With an estimated 40 total residential customers, Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Consumers in Fries use 39.47% of the electricity produced within the city and the remaining 60.53% is exported or stored.

Electricity consumption in Fries results in the release of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 671st highest amount in Virginia out of 676 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Fries is the 671st highest polluting city in Virginia. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production in Fries. Fries has one power generation plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fries

Fries 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.
129th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fries
350th$136.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fries Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fries, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Baywood CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Baywood CDP home are charged a residential electricity rate of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.51% lower than the average Virginia rate of 12.71 cents. With an estimated 155 total residential customers, Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Baywood CDP has 414 residents, making it the 494th largest city in the state.

There are no power facilities within Baywood CDP, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 80th worst polluting city out of 676 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 4,599.98 kilograms per person and 414 residents in the city, the city emits 1,904,390.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Baywood CDP

Baywood CDP 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.
129th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Baywood CDP
350th$136.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Baywood CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Baywood CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED12.14136.396,209,975753,816,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Electricity Production in Grayson County, Virginia

Power Plants in Grayson County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Fries Hydroelectric ProjectEnel Green Power (100.00%)
Fries VA Conventional Hydroelectric 16,875

Grayson County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Grayson County results in the release of 65,287,045.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is 2107th largest amount in the country out of 3221 counties and 96th highest in the state out of 133 counties. More telling of the county's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,257.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 108th highest county in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. Power generating plants in the county mainly use Conventional Hydroelectric, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Grayson County is home to one electricity producing plant.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
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Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Grayson County, Virginia Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity companies in Grayson County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Regulations put in place at the state level are above average for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Power Companies in Grayson County, Virginia

Providers In Each City in Grayson County:

  • Fries, Virginia:
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 33.33%
    • Appalachian Power Company: 33.33%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 33.33%
  • Independence, Virginia:
    • Appalachian Power Company: 33.33%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 33.33%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 33.33%
  • Troutdale, Virginia:
    • Texas Retail Energy: 33.33%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 33.33%
    • Appalachian Power Company: 33.33%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

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

Grayson County, Virginia is home to one electricity plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Grayson County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Appalachian Power Company21,596
2Strategic Energy LLC36
3Texas Retail Energy2

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

There are 3 electricity providers offering service in Grayson County, Virginia.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Grayson County, Virginia by megawatt hours sold is Appalachian Power Company.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27