Harrisonburg city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Harrisonburg city, Virginia Electricity Overview

As the 935th highest county in the nation for non-renewable production per capita, Harrisonburg city generates 0.06 megawatt hours per person each year.

Harrisonburg city emitted 240,493,072.51 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks it as the 1077th highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the country.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Harrisonburg city saw a 0.03% decrease within the last 12 months.

Harrisonburg city ranks 903rd in the US out of 3221 counties for total production of electricity from non-renewable sources, with 3,013.5 of the county's 3,013.5 megawatt hours coming from those fuels.

Harrisonburg city produces 0.39% of their needed electricity and must bring in the additional 99.61% from other counties.

On average, Harrisonburg city residents are accountable for 4,641.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita each year, making it the 29th highest polluting county based on per capita pollution.


  • Total Consumption

    766,923 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • Total Production

    3,014 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,014 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.06 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    240,493,073 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,641.47 kg

Harrisonburg, VA Electricity Overview

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Harrisonburg's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 9.63 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 24.21% lower than Virginia's average price of 12.71 cents, which ranks the city best for average electricity price out of 676 cities in Virginia. There is a deficiency of 763,909.49 megawatt hours in the city because of citizens consuming 25349.58% more electricity than the city's electricity plants produce. The city is ranked 23rd in Virginia in total electricity produced from power generating plants within its borders, with 3,013.5 megawatt hours generated.

Harrisonburg is the 16th highest ranked city in the state out of 676 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 240,493,072.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 15th worst in Virginia for emissions per resident from electricity use, with an average of 4,641.47 kilograms of emissions per person. Distillate Fuel Oil is the primary fuel in Harrisonburg, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel. Harrisonburg has 2 power generation plants, which is the 4th most for a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Harrisonburg

Harrisonburg residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.102/kWh$0.096/kWh$102.09/mo.$88.29/mo.
1st9.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Harrisonburg
1st$88.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Harrisonburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Harrisonburg, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Harrisonburg ElectricBUNDLED9.6388.293,013.5197,03118,982,000

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Electricity Production in Harrisonburg city, Virginia

Power Plants in Harrisonburg city, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Harrisonburg VA Distillate Fuel Oil 1,811.041,798,661.16993.16
Harrisonburg VA Distillate Fuel Oil 1,202.461,287,784.791,070.96

Harrisonburg city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Harrisonburg city's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 240,493,072.51 kilograms, which is 39th largest amount in Virginia out of 133 counties. This total also results in a ranking of 29th highest in the state for emissions per citizen with an average of 4,641.47 kilograms of emissions per person. Electricity generating facilities in the county primarily use Distillate Fuel Oil, which accounts for 100.00% (or 3,013.5 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county. Harrisonburg city is home to 2 power producing plants, which is the 19th most plants within a county in Virginia.

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Harrisonburg city, Virginia Net Metering

Harrisonburg city is home to one electric company. Fortunately for residents in the county who are interested in installing their own solar panels, the sole company in town offers net metering options. Regulations put in place at the state level are pretty good for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Harrisonburg city is about 3.87% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Harrisonburg city a rank of 84th best in the state out of 133.

Power Companies in Harrisonburg city, Virginia


What electricity company is the largest supplier in Harrisonburg city, Virginia?

By total customer count, Harrisonburg Electric is the largest electricity supplier in Harrisonburg city, Virginia.

Which electricity companies offer service in Harrisonburg city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Harrisonburg Electric21,428

How many power plants are located within Harrisonburg city, Virginia?

Harrisonburg city, Virginia has 2 active power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-08-01