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Poquoson city, Virginia Electricity Overview

Residents in Poquoson city deal with an average of 1.16 electrical outages each year, with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Poquoson city is 12.61 cents. This is about 12.80% less than the national average rate of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Emitting 57,315,701.21 kilograms of CO2 gases, Poquoson city has the 104th worst pollution level from electricity use of any county in Virginia.

Poquoson city ranks 106th out of 133 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens using over 100,000 megawatt hours.

In the last year, Poquoson city experienced a 0.06% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

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


  • Total Consumption

    184,426 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.8 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    57,315,701 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,599.98 kg

Poquoson, VA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Poquoson are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 316th out of 676 cities in the state. Dominion Energy has an estimated 2,623 total residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier in the city. Consumers in the city have 1.16 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity consumption in Poquoson results in the release of 57,315,701.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 107th highest in the state out of 676 cities. This total results in 4,599.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 624th worst in the state for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Poquoson

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

Electric Companies With Service in Poquoson, 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
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Poquoson city, Virginia Details

Poquoson city, Virginia Net Metering

Out of the 3 providers in Poquoson city, only one of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. Consumers in Virginia have decent net metering regulations that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Poquoson city is about 0.28% of all energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The United States average is 2.76%, meaning Poquoson city ranks 2nd best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Poquoson city, Virginia


Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Poquoson city, Virginia?

The largest electricity provider in Poquoson city, Virginia by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

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

There are 3 electricity providers operating in Poquoson city, Virginia.

What electricity companies offer service in Poquoson city, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy2,623
2Strategic Energy LLC2

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27