Newport News city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Newport News city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Consumers in Newport News city deal with an average of 1.16 outages lasting 127.95 minutes per year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

At an average residential price of 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Newport News city benefit from a 12.80% discount from the US average rate.

With a population of 186,247 citizens, Newport News city is the 11th largest county by population in Virginia.

Residents of Newport News city use enough electricity to release 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, compared to the national average of 4,459.99.

Dominion Energy is the largest electricity company in Newport News city when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

No electricity production takes place in Newport News city, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from other counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,756,728 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    856,731,734 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,599.98 kg

Newport News, VA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Newport News is around 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour , which is lower than both the Virginia and the national average rates of 12.71 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With an estimated 9,732 total residential customers, Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city. Consumers in the city have 1.16 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting around 127.95 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Newport News is the 7th highest ranked city in the state out of 676 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 856,731,733.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Newport News as the 80th highest polluting city in the state. Within Newport News, there are no electricity plants. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Newport News

Newport News residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.102/kWh$202.28/mo.$75.27/mo.
316th12.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Newport News
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Newport News Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Newport News, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED12.61133.6829,560,7473,727,705,841
Strategic Energy LLCENERGY
Texas Retail EnergyENERGY

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Newport News city, Virginia Details

Newport News city, Virginia Net Metering

Approximately 33.33% of the electricity suppliers in Newport News city offer net metering to their customers. The state of Virginia has commendable state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Newport News city averages out to about 0.28% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Newport News city a rank of 2nd best in the United States out of 3221.

Power Companies in Newport News city, Virginia

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity company in Newport News city, Virginia.

How many electric companies offer service in Newport News city, Virginia?

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

What electricity companies offer service in Newport News city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy9,732
2Strategic Energy LLC6

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-27