Highland County, Virginia Electric Profile
The use of non-renewable fuel sources in electricity generation in Highland County has been curtailed by 28.67% over the course of the past 12 months.
Highland County generates 100.00% of its electricity from non-renewable fuels, giving it a ranking of 1076th out of 3220 counties in the county for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.
While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Highland County’s average price is 1.32% above that at 13.63 cents per kilowatt hour.
As the 946th highest county in the US for non-renewable generation per capita, Highland County produces 0.09 megawatt hours per person a year.
Highland County is the 133rd most populous county in the state.
The largest provider in Highland County by megawatt hours sold is BARC Electric Cooperative.
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Monterey, VA Electric Overview
Monterey's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 13.63 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly for the inhabitants, this rate is above both the state and the United States average rates of 11.95 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average monthly residential power bill for a resident in the city is $113.81 per month. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is BARC Electric Cooperative.
Monterey emits 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 26th worst polluting city out of 593 cities in the state. A total of 511,760.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. The city has no power generation plants.
Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Monterey
Monterey residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.
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Electric Companies With Service in Monterey, Virginia
|Provider||Service Type||Residential Rate (¢)||Residential Average Bill ($)||City Production (MWh)||Residential Sales (MWh)||Residential Revenues ($)|
|BARC Electric Cooperative||BUNDLED||13.63||113.81||120,726.01||16,452,988.54|
Energy Production in Highland County, Virginia
Power Plants in Highland County, Virginia
|Plant||City/County||State||Primary Fuel Type||Production (MWh)||Emission (kg)||Emissions per MWh||Toxic Chemical Release||Closing Date|
Monterey Diesel Generation FacilityOld Dominion Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
|Highland County||VA||Distillate Fuel Oil||204||143,350.61||702.7|
Highland County, Virginia Details
Emissions in Highland County average 4,604.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which ranks them as the 41st worst polluting county out of 133 counties in Virginia based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 10,084,171.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the county the 131st highest for total pollution in Virginia. The county is home to one electricity generation plant, which is 1432nd most in the country and 171st highest when counting plants per resident. Highland County's top fuel type consumed for electricity generation is Distillate Fuel Oil. They produce 204 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel.
What electricity company is the largest provider in Highland County, Virginia?
The largest electricity company in Highland County, Virginia by total revenue is BARC Electric Cooperative.
How many power plants are located in Highland County, Virginia?
There is one active electricity plant in Highland County, Virginia
Which electricity companies offer service in Highland County, Virginia?
|County Customers Rank||Provider||County Customers|
|1||BARC Electric Cooperative||3,103|