Hampton city, Virginia Electric Profile

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Hampton city generates 38,179 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable fuel sources. This ranks Hampton city 1145th largest producing county out of 3220 counties in the US for total sustainable electricity generation.

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Hampton city is the 15th most populated county in Virginia.

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Hampton city averages 0.28 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 50th highest in the statecounties.

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Residents of Hampton city are paying, on average, 10.97% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average, at 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Hampton city ranks as the 15th worst pollution level due to electricity consumption in the state, releasing 625,789,772.65 kilograms of CO2 gases.

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The largest electricity supplier in Hampton city by megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,901,790 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.14 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    38,179 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    38,179 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.28 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    625,789,773 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,652.37 kg

Hampton, VA Electric Overview

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Hampton has an average residential electricity price of 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.21% higher than the average state rate of 11.95 cents. The city ranks 14th out of 593 cities in Virginia for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels with a total of 38,179 megawatt hours generated. Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

The consumption of electricity in Hampton accounts for 628,216,066.53 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is the 9th highest in the state out of 593 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 4,652.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Hampton is the 17th highest polluting city in Virginia. The city has one power generation plant within its borders. This is the 12th most plants in a city and the 35th highest number of power plants per resident, out of 593 cities, in the state. In Hampton, Landfill Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity generation.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hampton

Hampton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
224th11.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hampton
181st$130.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hampton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hampton, Virginia

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.65No DataIcon representing missing value.30,065,1823,600,204,374

Zips with electric coverage in Hampton, Virginia include: 23666, 23669, 23605, 23663, 23661, 23664, 23665, 23651

Energy Production in Hampton city, Virginia

Power Plants in Hampton city, Virginia

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Waste Management Bethel LFGTEWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
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Hampton city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Hampton city is the 15th highest ranked county in the state out of 133 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the county emitting 625,789,772.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 4,652.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them 1686th highest county in the country for CO2 emissions per capita. The county has the 1432nd highest power plant of any county in the United States, with one total power plant. This translates to the 1979th most power plants per resident in the US. In Hampton city, Landfill Gas is 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

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Hampton city, Virginia Net Metering

Dominion Energy is the only provider we have covering Hampton city. Fortunately for consumers they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs possible. Residents of Virginia have pretty good net metering laws and regulations that allow them to take advantage of additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Hampton city has an average of 0.28% of the electricity that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Hampton city having a rank of 26th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Hampton city, Virginia

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Hampton city, Virginia?

There is one power plant in Hampton city, Virginia

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Hampton city, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Hampton city, Virginia by megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

What electricity companies offer service in Hampton city, Virginia?

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1Dominion Energy7,121

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-10-11