Electric Rates & Providers in Hanover County, VA

Hanover County, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

High Power Bills?

Reduce or replace your electricity bill with solar

Hanover County, Virginia Electricity Overview

Hanover County has seen a 2.86% decline over the previous 12 months in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production.

Hanover County is ranked 743rd out of 3230 for worst polluting county in the United States when considering emissions per capita. The county emits 7,150.71 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

During the last 12 months, Hanover County experienced a 1.02% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

Hanover County is 292nd in the US out of 3230 counties in solar power generation, with 52,559 megawatt hours generated from solar.

There has been a 17.18% increase in the use of non-renewable fuel types over the course of the past year in Hanover County.

Hanover County has a population of 112,938 citizens.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,712,260 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    5,630,236 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    52,559 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    5,577,677 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    49.85 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    807,586,875 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,150.71 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Mechanicsville CDP

To see the most recent electricity rates and production changes for cities in Hanover County, select the city below. If you would like to get access to monthly historical data, please contact us directly by submitting a request.

Rates and Production Categories


Mechanicsville CDP 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

Mechanicsville CDP, VA Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

The average residential electricity price for Mechanicsville CDP is around 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour , which is lower than both the Virginia and the national average rates of 14.26 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $134.26 per month, while the national average is $138.02. The city deals with an average of 1.12 power outages per customer a year. These outages last on average of 125.36 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes each outage.

Mechanicsville CDP is the 32nd highest ranked city in the state out of 676 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 168,532,991.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Mechanicsville CDP as the 12th highest polluting city in the state. Within Mechanicsville CDP, there are no electricity plants. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mechanicsville CDP

Mechanicsville 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$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
364th13.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mechanicsville CDP
321st$134.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mechanicsville CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mechanicsville 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
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Ashland, VA Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

The average residential electricity price for Ashland is around 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour , which is lower than both the Virginia and the national average rates of 14.26 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $134.26 per month, while the national average is $138.02. The city deals with an average of 1.12 power outages per customer a year. These outages last on average of 125.36 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes each outage.

Ashland is the 162nd highest ranked city in the state out of 676 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 33,370,130.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Ashland as the 143rd highest polluting city in the state. Within Ashland, there are no electricity plants. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ashland

Ashland 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 Ashland
321st$134.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ashland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ashland, 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

Go Solar for less than your cell phone bill.

Hanover CDP, VA Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

The average residential electricity price for Hanover CDP is around 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour , which is lower than both the Virginia and the national average rates of 14.26 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $134.26 per month, while the national average is $138.02. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

Hanover CDP is the 596th highest ranked city in the state out of 676 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 731,840.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 4,462.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Hanover CDP as the 143rd highest polluting city in the state. Within Hanover CDP, there are no electricity plants. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hanover CDP

Hanover 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$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
364th13.85¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hanover CDP
321st$134.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hanover CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hanover 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
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Go Solar for less than your cell phone bill.

Electricity Production in Hanover County, Virginia

Power Plants in Hanover County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Doswell Energy CenterLS Power (100.00%)
Hanover County VA Natural Gas 5,577,677.012,655,498,583.39476.09
Mechanicsville SolarMechanicsville Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Hanover County VA Solar 52,559

Hanover County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Hanover County's primary fuel is Natural Gas, with 98.92% of electricity production using this fuel type. When taken together with Solar (0.93%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.15%), the three fuel types make up 100.00% of the production. Approximately 7,150.71 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the county due to electricity use, ranking them as the 743rd worst in the United States. At 7,150.71 kilograms per person and 8,683,619 citizens in the county, the county emits 807,586,874.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions. There are 2 electricity plants in Hanover County, which is the 331st most power plants in a county in the country.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
98.92%
SOLAR
Solar
0.93%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.15%

Hanover County, Virginia Net Metering

Out of the 4 companies in Hanover County, 50.00% of them offer net metering to their consumers. Residents of Virginia have pretty good net metering laws that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Hanover County averages out to about 3.86% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Hanover County a rank of 789th best in the United States out of 3230.

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity company in Hanover County, Virginia.

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

Hanover County, Virginia is home to 4 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Hanover County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy68,627
2Rappahannock Electric Cooperative10,271
3Strategic Energy LLC18
4Texas Retail Energy1

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

Hanover County, Virginia has 2 power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-06-24