Halifax County, VA: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Halifax County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Halifax County, Virginia Electricity Overview

Halifax County is home to over 34,228 citizens and produces 380,847 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 11.13 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Halifax County 4th in the state out of 133 counties for solar megawatt hours produced per person.

Halifax County uses non-renewable fuel sources to generate 16.63 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 13th highest county in Virginia for non-renewable generation per capita.

Halifax County is the 1367th largest county by population in the United States, with 34,228 residents residing within its borders.

Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Halifax County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Halifax County released 339,263,444.97 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks it as the 823rd worst polluting county in the US.

Halifax County has emissions of 9,911.87 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the US average of 4,114.63.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    518,933 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    950,121 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    380,847 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    569,274 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    27.76 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    339,263,445 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,911.87 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in South Boston

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South Boston Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.32¢ per kWh

  • 2.32% higher than last month
  • 0.13% higher than April last year
  • 4.48% lower than the Virginia average
  • 15.35% lower than the US average
  • 363rd in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 11,992nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 804 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,922 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.85¢ per kWh

  • 0.01% higher than last month
  • 1.24% lower than April last year
  • 2.82% lower than the Virginia average
  • 14.07% lower than the US average
  • 364th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 18 since April last year
  • 12,273rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 274 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,180 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$105.19 per month

  • 15.69% lower than last month
  • 4.25% lower than April last year
  • 7.38% lower than the Virginia average
  • 6.7% lower than the US average
  • 264th in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 13,108th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 6,423 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,132 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$134.26 per month

  • 0.29% lower than last month
  • 5.77% lower than April last year
  • 6.76% lower than the Virginia average
  • 1.34% lower than the US average
  • 321st in the state out of 661 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since April last year
  • 15,356th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 225 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,107 since April last year

South Boston, VA Electricity Overview

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South Boston's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 2.82% less than the state's average price of 14.26 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $134.26. This is 7.24% lower than the Virginia average bill of $144.74. Selling an estimated 105,570.2 megawatt hours, Dominion Energy is the largest provider in the city.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in South Boston must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 35,748,610.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 151st worst out of 676 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 600th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in South Boston

South Boston residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
364th13.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Boston
321st$134.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Boston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Boston, 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
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Halifax, VA Electricity Overview

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Halifax's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 2.82% less than the state's average price of 14.26 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $134.26. This is 7.24% lower than the Virginia average bill of $144.74. Selling an estimated 30,761.18 megawatt hours, Dominion Energy is the largest provider in the city.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Halifax must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 7,340,714.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 303rd worst out of 676 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 143rd highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Halifax

Halifax residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
364th13.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Halifax
321st$134.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Halifax Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Halifax, 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
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Mountain Road CDP, VA Electricity Overview

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Mountain Road CDP's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 13.93 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 2.28% less than the state's average price of 14.26 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $134.83. This is 6.84% lower than the Virginia average bill of $144.74. Selling an estimated 64,163.9 megawatt hours, Dominion Energy is the largest provider in the city.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Mountain Road CDP must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 6,350,052.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 329th worst out of 676 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 143rd highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mountain Road CDP

Mountain Road CDP residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.18/mo.$75.72/mo.
388th13.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mountain Road CDP
329th$134.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mountain Road CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mountain Road CDP, 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
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Electricity Production in Halifax County, Virginia

Power Plants in Halifax County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Halifax County VA Coal 569,274621,161,852.531,091.15
Halifax County VA Solar 184,261
Sunnybrook Solar Project - HybridSunnybrook Farm Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Scottsburg VA Solar 85,770
Piney Creek SolarDominion Energy (100.00%)
Halifax County VA Solar 73,231
Crystal Hill SolarUrban Grid Solar (100.00%)
Halifax County VA Solar 37,585

Halifax County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Halifax County, Coal is 59.45% of the fuel types used in electricity production. Adding Coal totals to Solar (40.08%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.47%), these three fuel types account for 950,121 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) electricity generation in the county. The county emits 9,911.87 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 3rd highest polluting county out of 133 counties in the state and 335th out of 3230 counties nationally. With total emissions of 339,263,444.97 kilograms, the county ranks 29th highest in Virginia and 823rd in the US for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. Halifax County has the 60th highest power generation plants of any county in the country, with 5 total power plants.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
59.45%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
40.08%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.47%

Halifax County, Virginia Net Metering

About 60.00% of the electricity companies in Halifax County offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Virginia has pretty good net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Halifax County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.04% of electricity produced. The United States average is 2.87%, meaning Halifax County ranks 877th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Halifax County:

  • Halifax, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Scottsburg, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • South Boston, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Virgilina, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 90.94%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 9.06%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Halifax County, Virginia?

The largest electricity supplier in Halifax County, Virginia by megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

What electricity companies offer service in Halifax County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy189,621
2Danville Utilities76,040
3Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative6,398
4Strategic Energy LLC51
5Texas Retail Energy3

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

There are 5 electricity suppliers operating in Halifax County, Virginia.

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

There are 5 power plants located in Halifax County, Virginia

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-06-27