Orange County, Virginia Electric Profile

Lake of the Woods CDP Electric Overview

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The average electricity rate for Lake of the Woods CDP is roughly 12.06 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.53% lower than the average national rate of 13.33 cents. With 230 total residential customers, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in the city. The nationwide average monthly electricity bill is $120.11, while the Lake of the Woods CDP average is 25.95% more at $151.28 per month.

On average, Lake of the Woods CDP residents emit 4,742.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 87th highest polluting city out of 593 cities in Virginia. This adds up to total emissions of 39,867,373.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 139th highest for total pollution in Virginia. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake of the Woods CDP

Lake of the Woods CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Pricing:
Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.078/kWh$237.41/mo.$106.33/mo.
375th12.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake of the Woods CDP
525th$151.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake of the Woods CDP Residents

Electric Companies in Lake of the Woods CDP

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Rappahannock Electric Cooperative12.06151.28No DataIcon representing missing value.1,754,531.22,359,670284,577,000

Quick Facts

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Orange County is Dominion Energy.

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During the most recent year, Orange County saw a 4.90% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

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As the 296th highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita, Orange County generates 31.67 megawatt hours per person each year.

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The 1,173,496 megawatt hours of electricity generated by non-renewable fuel places Orange County at 443rd in the US out of 3220 counties in non-renewable energy generation.

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Orange County is the 13 largest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 133 counties in the state, with a population of 37,051 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 1,173,496.

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Orange County consumes roughly 44.35% of the production put out by its generation facilities and they must export or store the leftover amount.

Power Plants in Orange County

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Gordonsville Energy LPDominion Energy (100.00%)
Natural Gas 1,173,496521,411,799.85444.32YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.Orange County VA

Orange County Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 44th highest ranked county out of 133 counties in the state, Orange County emits 231,230,316.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. More telling of the county’s emissions reality, is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 6,240.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 19th highest county in the state and 1018th nationally for CO2 emissions per capita. Over 99.77% of electricity in Orange County comes from production using Natural Gas. Orange County has one power producing plant within its borders. This is the 1371st highest number of power plants in a single county and the 1501st highest number of plants per resident, out of 3220 counties, in the country.

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99.77%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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0.23%

Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Orange County supplying electricity. Of those 3,100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Consumers in Virginia have decent net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Orange County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.24% of electricity produced. The national average energy loss is 2.72%. This earned Orange County a rank of 59th worst in the state out of 133 counties.