Electric Rates & Providers in Greensville County, VA

Greensville County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Greensville County, Virginia Electricity Overview

At an average residential rate of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Greensville County enjoy a 10.30% discount from the nationwide average.

Over the course of the last year, Greensville County has had a 9.18% increase in generation of electricity from solar power, up from 207,197 megawatt hours a year to 226,228 megawatt hours a year.

Greensville County produces 19.73 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Greensville County the 4th highest ranking county for renewable production per capita in the state out of 133 counties.

Greensville County is home to over 11,465 residents and produces 226,228 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 19.73 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Greensville County 3rd in Virginia out of 133 counties for solar megawatt hours generated per person.

Roughly 98.12% of Greensville County's electricity is produced using non-renewable sources, making it the 3rd highest ranked county out of 133 counties in the state for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel sources.

Greensville County is ranked as the 111th largest consuming county out of 133 counties in Virginia with over 100,000 megawatt hours being used by citizens living there.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    173,822 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,055,311 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    226,228 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    11,829,083 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1,051.49 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    58,472,379 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,100.08 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Emporia

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Emporia Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

15.55¢ per kWh

  • 1.98% higher than last month
  • 1.56% higher than April last year
  • 3.72% higher than the Virginia average
  • 8.08% lower than the US average
  • 469th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 25 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 17,409th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 295 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 649 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.94¢ per kWh

  • 0.13% higher than last month
  • 0.05% higher than April last year
  • 4.79% higher than the Virginia average
  • 7.33% lower than the US average
  • 494th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 150 since April last year
  • 16,585th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 34 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 753 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$111.52 per month

  • 16.08% lower than last month
  • 3.36% lower than April last year
  • 1.81% lower than the Virginia average
  • 1.08% lower than the US average
  • 389th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 61 since April last year
  • 18,157th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,229 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,722 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$142.18 per month

  • 0.23% lower than last month
  • 4.07% lower than April last year
  • 1.26% lower than the Virginia average
  • 4.49% higher than the US average
  • 392nd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 18,698th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 103 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 566 since April last year

Emporia, VA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.94 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Emporia, which is 4.79% higher than the state's average rate of 14.26 cents. This makes the city 494th out of 676 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy. The city has an average of 1.12 power outages per consumer each year. These outages last for an average of 125.36 minutes. In contrast, the US average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes an outage.

Approximately 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 12th worst polluter in the state out of 676 cities. With total emissions of 25,708,119.82 kilograms, the city ranks 185th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 87,342.89 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Emporia

Emporia residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.110/kWh$200.90/mo.$81.41/mo.
494th14.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Emporia
392nd$142.18Average residential monthly electricity bill for Emporia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Emporia, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.76134.2927,701,941.553,812,263,982
Mecklenburg Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.47146.82340,111.3952,613,965.81
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Electricity Production in Greensville County, Virginia

Power Plants in Greensville County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Greensville County Power StationDominion Energy (100.00%)
Greensville County VA Natural Gas 11,829,0834,055,322,846.12342.83
Greensville County Solar Project, LLCDominion Energy (100.00%)
Greensville County VA Solar 128,038
Greensville County VA Solar 98,190

Greensville County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 5,100.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 18th highest polluter in the state out of 133 counties. With total emissions of 58,472,378.51 kilograms, the county ranks 104th highest in Virginia and 2210th in the US for total pollution from electricity consumption. The primary fuel consumed in Greensville County is Natural Gas. The county generates 98.12% of the total production in the county from this fuel source. Greensville County has 3 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 185th highest number of power plants within a single county.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
98.12%
SOLAR
Solar
1.88%

Greensville County, Virginia Net Metering

Greensville County has 2 out of 4 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Regulations put in place at the state level are decent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Greensville County averages out to about 3.38% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a state average energy loss of 2.71%, Greensville County is ranked as the 46th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Greensville County, Virginia by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

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

There are 4 electricity providers offering service in Greensville County, Virginia.

How many power plants are in Greensville County, Virginia?

Greensville County, Virginia is home to 3 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Greensville County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy69,247
2Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative3,411
3Strategic Energy LLC19
4Texas Retail Energy1

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-27