Electric Rates & Providers in Grayson County, VA

Grayson County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Grayson County, Virginia Electricity Overview

Over the previous year Grayson County had a 2.54% increase in hydroelectric power generation.

Over 100.00% of Grayson County's electricity generation comes from renewable sources, putting Grayson County at 1302nd in the United States for total renewable electricity production.

While the national average residential rate of electricity sits at 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, Grayson County's average rate is 0.32% above that at 16.17 cents per kilowatt hour.

Grayson County generates 1.36 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 48 highest county out of 133 counties for production per capita in the state.

Grayson County averages 1.36 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 35th highest in Virginiacounties.

Grayson County experienced a 2.43% decline in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the preceding 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    233,753 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    20,899 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    20,899 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.36 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    62,875,695 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,078.07 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Independence

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Independence Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

17.44¢ per kWh

  • 0.74% lower than last month
  • 10.13% higher than April last year
  • 16.35% higher than the Virginia average
  • 3.11% higher than the US average
  • 657th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 34 since April last year
  • 22,784th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,550 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,347 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.26¢ per kWh

  • 0.83% higher than last month
  • 14.46% higher than April last year
  • 14.05% higher than the Virginia average
  • 0.86% higher than the US average
  • 653rd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 70 since April last year
  • 20,678th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 156 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,447 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$132.47 per month

  • 28.13% lower than last month
  • 0.88% higher than April last year
  • 16.64% higher than the Virginia average
  • 17.5% higher than the US average
  • 627th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 34 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 16 since April last year
  • 26,522nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,379 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 406 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$167.99 per month

  • 0.06% higher than last month
  • 8.63% higher than April last year
  • 16.66% higher than the Virginia average
  • 23.45% higher than the US average
  • 626th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 54 since April last year
  • 28,101st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 389 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,902 since April last year

Independence, VA Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Independence home are charged a residential electricity rate of 16.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.05% higher than the average Virginia rate of 14.26 cents. Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Customers in the city are faced with 1.81 power outages a year, with outages lasting about 394.74 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes each.

There are no power facilities within Independence, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 4,478.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 22nd worst polluting city out of 676 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 4,478.47 kilograms per person and 1,146 residents in the city, the city emits 5,132,331.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Independence

Independence residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.102/kWh$262.60/mo.$86.24/mo.
653rd16.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Independence
626th$167.99Average 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 CompanyBUNDLED16.17168.055,775,178934,087,000
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 16.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.05% higher than the average Virginia rate of 14.26 cents. Selling an estimated 4,465.49 megawatt hours, Appalachian Power Company is the largest supplier in the city. The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $144.74, while the Baywood CDP average is 16.07% higher at $167.99 per month. This ranks the city 626th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

There are no power facilities within Baywood CDP, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 4,478.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 88th worst polluting city out of 676 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 4,478.47 kilograms per person and 564 residents in the city, the city emits 2,525,859.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Baywood CDP

Baywood CDP residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.102/kWh$262.60/mo.$86.24/mo.
653rd16.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Baywood CDP
626th$167.99Average 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 CompanyBUNDLED16.17168.055,775,178934,087,000
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 16.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.05% higher than the average Virginia rate of 14.26 cents. Appalachian Power Company sells an estimated 1,150.59 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than all other suppliers. Electricity generation in Fries surpasses consumption by roughly 163.07%.

Electricity consumption in Fries results in the release of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 661st 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 661st 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 March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.102/kWh$262.60/mo.$86.24/mo.
653rd16.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fries
626th$167.99Average 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 CompanyBUNDLED16.17168.055,775,178934,087,000
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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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 20,899

Grayson County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Grayson County results in the release of 62,875,694.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is 2124th largest amount in the country out of 3230 counties and 98th 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 4,078.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 111th 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
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
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:
    • Appalachian Power Company: 100.00%
  • Independence, Virginia:
    • Appalachian Power Company: 100.00%
  • Troutdale, Virginia:
    • Appalachian Power Company: 100.00%

* 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 Company24,510
2Strategic Energy LLC29
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.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-11