Greensville County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Greensville County, Virginia Electricity Overview

Greensville County generates 150,149 megawatt hours from solar energy, making it 11th out of 133 counties in Virginia for total megawatt hours produced by solar power.

Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in Greensville County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

The US national average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 14.46 cents, while residents of Greensville County enjoy an average rate that is 10.71% below that at 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour.

Greensville County emitted 57,549,877.58 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes it the 103rd highest polluting county in the state.

Greensville County generates 98.68% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel types. This equates to 987.05 megawatt hours per resident and ranks Greensville County as the 2nd highest county in the state out of 133 counties for non-renewable generation per capita a year.

Greensville County is ranked 5th out of 133 counties in the state for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 13.18 megawatt hours per person a year.


  • Total Consumption

    168,603 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • Total Production

    11,393,645 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    150,149 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    11,243,496 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1,000.23 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    57,549,878 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,052.22 kg

Emporia, VA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.97 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Emporia, which is 2.00% higher than the state's average rate of 12.71 cents. This makes the city 551st out of 676 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Dominion Energy sells an estimated 29,929.19 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than all other suppliers. The city ranks 17th in Virginia out of 676 cities for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuel types with a total of 7,280 megawatt hours produced.

Approximately 4,207.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 669th worst polluter in the state out of 676 cities. With total emissions of 24,260,994.43 kilograms, the city ranks 195th 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 city has the 12th highest number of power plants of any city in Virginia, with one total power plant. Emporia's fuel of choice is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Emporia

Emporia 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.
551st12.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Emporia
88th$132.21Average 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 EnergyBUNDLED12.61133.6829,560,7473,727,705,841
Mecklenburg Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.35130.64348,19646,468,300
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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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 11,243,4963,889,023,785.92345.89
Greensville County Solar Project, LLCDominion Energy (100.00%)
Greensville County VA Solar 150,149

Greensville County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 5,052.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 23rd highest polluter in the state out of 133 counties. With total emissions of 57,549,877.58 kilograms, the county ranks 103rd highest in Virginia and 2191st in the US for total pollution from electricity consumption. The primary fuel consumed in Greensville County is Natural Gas. The county generates 98.68% of the total production in the county from this fuel source. Greensville County has 2 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 980th highest number of power plants within a single county.

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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 2.72% 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 0.85%, Greensville County is ranked as the 55th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.


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 2 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 Energy38,416
2Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative3,383
3Strategic Energy LLC23
4Texas Retail Energy1

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27