Henrico County, Virginia Electric Profile

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In the county, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production has dropped by 66.86% over the last year.

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Henrico County ranks 26th in the state out of 133 counties for total generation of electricity from non-renewable sources, with 106,036.36 of the county’s 121,230 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

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Henrico County generates 0.32 megawatt hours of electricity per person in the county from non-renewable electricity sources. They are the nonRenewableProducedPerCapitaRankState highest county in Virginia for non-renewable production per capita.

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While the national average residential electricity rate is 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Henrico County’s average price is 10.97% below that at 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Henrico County had a 67.61% rise in the use of non-renewable fuel types during the last 12 months.

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Henrico County has a population of 330,818 residents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    4,677,320 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.14 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    121,230 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    15,194 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    106,036 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.37 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,555,146,837 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,700.91 kg

Tuckahoe CDP, VA Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Tuckahoe CDP are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.21% more than the state's average rate of 11.95 cents and 10.97% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. Dominion Energy sells 91,083.77 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than all other suppliers. Consumers in Tuckahoe CDP deal with 1.16 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 127.95 minutes.

Electricity use in Tuckahoe CDP results in 222,976,864.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 19th most of any city in Virginia. Additionally, the city ranks 248th highest in Virginia for pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not produce any electricity in the city boundaries, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tuckahoe CDP

Tuckahoe CDP 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 Tuckahoe CDP
181st$130.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tuckahoe CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tuckahoe CDP, Virginia

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

Zips with electric coverage in Tuckahoe CDP, Virginia include: 23229, 23233, 23238, 23226

Short Pump CDP, VA Electric Overview

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Short Pump CDP's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.21% more than the average state rate of 11.95 cents and 10.97% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. Electricity generation plants in the city have seen a 17.84% drop in the use of renewable energy versus non-renewable fuels. With 1,229 total residential customers, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Short Pump CDP averages 4,711.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 15th worst in Virginia out of 593 cities for emissions efficiency. At 4,711.86 kilograms per person and 28,328 citizens in the city, the city emits 133,477,453.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 39th worst rank in Virginia for total emissions. The city is home to one electricity generation plant, which is the 12th most plants within a city in Virginia and the 28th highest rate of plants per citizen out of the state's 593 cities. Short Pump CDP's fuel of choice is Landfill Gas, with 97.54% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Short Pump CDP

Short Pump CDP 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 Short Pump CDP
181st$130.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Short Pump CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Short Pump CDP, Virginia

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

Zips with electric coverage in Short Pump CDP, Virginia include: 23060, 23059, 23233

Laurel CDP, VA Electric Overview

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Laurel CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 0.21% above the average Virginia price of 11.95 cents and 10.97% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With 736 residential customers, Dominion Energy is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in Laurel CDP deal with 1.16 power outages each year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

Emissions in Laurel CDP average 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 248th worst polluting city out of 593 cities in Virginia based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 80,122,529.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 74th highest for total emissions in Virginia. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Laurel CDP

Laurel CDP 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 Laurel CDP
181st$130.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Laurel CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Laurel CDP, Virginia

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

Zips with electric coverage in Laurel CDP, Virginia include: 23060, 23228, 23294

Energy Production in Henrico County, Virginia

Power Plants in Henrico County, Virginia

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Henrico County VA Natural Gas 105,76771,721,975.83678.11No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
HenricoIndustrial Power Generating Company LLC (100.00%)
Short Pump CDP VA Landfill Gas 10,9327,571,533.92692.6No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Richmond EnergyRichmond Energy LLC (100.00%)
Henrico County VA Landfill Gas 4,5313,428,184.66756.61No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Henrico County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Henrico County's primary fuel type used for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They generate 102,378.13 megawatt hours, or 84.45% of the total production in the county, from this fuel type. Landfill Gas (12.53%) is also used in electricity production, as well as Distillate Fuel Oil (3.02%). Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. The county averages 4,700.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. Total emissions in the county are 1,555,146,837.2 kilograms, which is the 221st worst total amount of pollution for any county in the country. Henrico County has 3 electricity generation plants, which is 785th highest in the nation and 1951st most when considering plants per citizen in the county.

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84.45%
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Landfill Gas
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12.53%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
3.02%

Henrico County, Virginia Net Metering

Dominion Energy is the only provider we have covering Henrico County. Fortunately for residents they do allow for net metering, making personal solar power installs possible. At the state level, Virginia is known for commendable net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Henrico County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 0.28% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Henrico County a rank of 1st best in Virginia out of 133.

Power Companies in Henrico County, Virginia

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Henrico County, Virginia?

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1Dominion Energy33,133

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Henrico County, Virginia?

By total revenue, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in Henrico County, Virginia.

How many power plants are within Henrico County, Virginia?

Henrico County, Virginia has 3 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-10-11