Norfolk city, Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Norfolk city, Virginia Electricity Overview

With 1,673 megawatt produced from solar power and 238,005 residents in Norfolk city, the county averages 0.01 megawatt hours produced from solar per capita, which gives it a ranking of 803rd in the nation out of 3221 counties.

Releasing 1,094,297,360.26 kilograms of CO2 gases, Norfolk city has the 321st worst pollution level from electricity use of any county in the country.

Norfolk city residents deal with outages that are on average 127.95 minutes per interruption, with roughly 1.16 outages each year.

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 14.46 cents, while residents of Norfolk city benefit from an average rate that is 12.80% less at 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour.

Norfolk city has had a 4.89% rise in the use of renewable fuels for electricity generation during the previous year.

Norfolk city produces 0.01 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 75 highest county out of 133 counties in Virginia for production per capita.


  • Total Consumption

    3,522,822 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • Total Production

    1,673 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,673 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.01 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    1,094,297,360 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,597.79 kg

Norfolk, VA Electricity Overview

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Norfolk's residents spend, on average, 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Thankfully, this is 0.80% less than Virginia's average price of 12.71 cents. Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Solar fields in the city generate 1,673 megawatt hours, which is 100.00% of the city's electricity generation.

Norfolk is home to one electricity plant. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,094,297,360.26 kilograms, which is 4th largest emissions amount in the state out of 676 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,597.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 661st worst city in Virginia in this category. For the purpose of electricity generation, Norfolk's top fuel source is Solar, making up 100.00%, or 1,673 megawatt hours of generation in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Norfolk

Norfolk 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 Norfolk
123rd$133.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Norfolk Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Norfolk, 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

Zips with electric coverage in Norfolk, Virginia include: 23462, 23503, 23513, 23505, 23518, 23504, 23508, 23502, 23511, 23509, 23510 and 4 other zip code(s).

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Electricity Production in Norfolk city, Virginia

Power Plants in Norfolk city, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
IKEA Norfolk Rooftop PV SystemIKEA Property Inc (100.00%)
Norfolk VA Solar 1,673

Norfolk city, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Norfolk city is home to one electricity plant. The county has the 321st highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity use of all counties in the US, emitting 1,094,297,360.26 kilograms. More importantly, the county averages 4,597.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. They rank 97th worst county in Virginia in this category. Norfolk city's power plants primarily use Solar, which makes up 100.00% (or 1,673 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the county.


Norfolk city, Virginia Net Metering

Approximately 33.33% of the electric companies in Norfolk city offer net metering to their customers. Virginia has above average regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Norfolk city has an average of 0.28% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The national average is 2.76%, resulting in Norfolk city receiving a rank of 2nd best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Norfolk city, Virginia


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

Norfolk city, Virginia is home to 3 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

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

The largest electricity company in Norfolk city, Virginia by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

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

There is one active electricity plant located in Norfolk city, Virginia

What electricity companies offer service in Norfolk city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy8,865
2Strategic Energy LLC5

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27