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Hopewell city, Virginia Electricity Overview

While the national average residential rate of electricity sits at 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, Hopewell city's average rate is 14.64% lower than at 13.76 cents per kilowatt hour.

Hopewell city has emissions of 8,793.79 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 427th highest polluting county in the country by per capita emissions.

Hopewell city is ranked as the 1617th highest electricity consuming county out of 3230 counties in the nation with 349,007.7 megawatt hours being consumed by citizens for their electricity needs.

Within the last 12 months Hopewell city has experienced a 75.62% reduction in coal usage, dropping from a previous total of 4,478.66 megawatt hours produced from using coal to 1,091.76 megawatt hours.

Hopewell city ranks 12th out of 133 counties in the state for total generation of electricity from non-renewable fuel types, with 1,216,508.09 of the county's 1,432,752 megawatt hours coming from those fuel sources.

Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Hopewell city when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    349,008 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,432,752 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    216,244 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,216,508 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    62.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    202,433,109 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,793.79 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Hopewell

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Hopewell 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

Hopewell, VA Electricity Overview

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Hopewell averages a residential electricity rate of 13.85 cents per kilowatt hour paid by their citizens, which is 2.82% lower than Virginia's average rate of 14.26 cents and 14.07% lower than the US average of 16.12 cents. Hopewell citizens use 75.64% less megawatt hours than is generated within the city. The city ranks 6th out of 676 cities in the state for total megawatt hours produced from renewable fuel sources with a total of 216,243.91 megawatt hours generated.

Emitting 202,433,108.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, Hopewell ranks 21st highest out of 676 cities in Virginia for total pollution from electricity consumption. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which is 8,793.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Hopewell as the 3rd highest polluting city in the state. The city has 2 power plants, which is the 2nd highest out of any city in the state. Hopewell's top fuel used for electricity production is Natural Gas. They produce 1,210,587.19 megawatt hours, or 84.49% of the total generation in the city, from this fuel source. Black Liquour and Wood/Wood Waste Solids are also highly used fuel sources in the city, with 128,206.05 (8.95%) and 88,037.86 (6.14%) megawatt hours generated from each, respectively.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hopewell

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

Electric Companies With Service in Hopewell, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.76134.29355,64627,701,941.553,812,263,982
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

Electricity Production in Hopewell city, Virginia

Power Plants in Hopewell city, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hopewell CogenerationLuminant Energy (100.00%)
Hopewell VA Natural Gas 1,147,510545,539,157.26475.41
Hopewell MillRockTenn-Hopewell (100.00%)
Hopewell VA Black Liquour 285,242285,492,491.111,000.88

Hopewell city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 42nd highest ranked county out of 133 counties in Virginia, Hopewell city releases 202,433,108.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the county, which amounts to 8,793.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Hopewell city as the 5th highest polluting county in Virginia. Natural Gas makes up 84.49% of the fuel sources used for electricity production in Hopewell city. Other fuel types used include Black Liquour at 8.95% and Wood/Wood Waste Solids at 6.14%. Hopewell city has the 8th highest power producing plants of any county in the state, with 2 total plants.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
84.49%
BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
8.95%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
6.14%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.32%
COAL
Coal
0.08%
OTHER
Other
0.01%

Hopewell city, Virginia Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Hopewell city offering electricity. Of those 3, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. At the state level, Virginia has commendable net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Hopewell city has an average of 3.14% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Hopewell city a rank of 386th best in the nation out of 3230.

Power Companies in Hopewell city, Virginia

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Hopewell city, Virginia?

There are 3 electricity providers offering service in Hopewell city, Virginia.

How many power plants are within Hopewell city, Virginia?

There are 2 active power plants located in Hopewell city, Virginia

Which electricity companies offer service in Hopewell city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy2,663
2Strategic Energy LLC1

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

The largest electricity provider in Hopewell city, Virginia by total revenue is Dominion Energy.

Ginalyn Gelera
Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-06-24