Prince William County, Virginia Electric Profile

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In Prince William County, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation has fallen by 1.30% during the course of the previous year.

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Prince William County is the 2nd largest county in the state, with 470,335 residents residing in the county.

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Prince William County is 206th out of 3220 counties in the country for natural gas production, with 2,538,655.74 megawatt hours generated using the fuel source.

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Prince William County averages 0.11 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 57th highest in Virginia out of 133counties.

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Customers in Prince William County deal with an average of 0.97 outages lasting 91.44 minutes each year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

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Prince William County generates 5.54 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 31 highest county out of 133 counties for production per capita in Virginia.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    6,649,902 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.14 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,606,997 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    51,216 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,555,781 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.54 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,322,017,586 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,936.94 kg

Dale City CDP, VA Electric Overview

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Dale City CDP's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.55% below Virginia's average price of 11.95 cents and 13.43% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Dale City CDP experience 0.97 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 91.44 minutes. Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative sells 95,963.12 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than all other electricity suppliers.

Electricity use in Dale City CDP creates 331,853,946.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 14th most of any city in Virginia. The city also ranks 26th worst in Virginia in pollution per resident, averaging 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 1,026,847.74 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dale City CDP

Dale City CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
139th11.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dale City CDP
382nd$131.64Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dale City CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dale City CDP, Virginia

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.65No DataIcon representing missing value.30,065,1823,600,204,374
Northern Virginia Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.52132No DataIcon representing missing value.2,225,576256,465,000

Zips with electric coverage in Dale City CDP, Virginia include: 22193, 22191, 22192, 20112

Lake Ridge CDP, VA Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour for Lake Ridge CDP, which is 0.21% more than Virginia's average price of 11.95 cents. This means the city is 224th best for average electricity rate out of 593 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy. Customers in Lake Ridge CDP are faced with 1.16 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

Lake Ridge CDP has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 204,320,446.75 kilograms, which is 22nd highest in the state out of 593 cities. The city averages 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 26th highest city in Virginia in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Ridge CDP

Lake Ridge CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
224th11.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Ridge CDP
181st$130.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Ridge CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Ridge CDP, Virginia

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.65No DataIcon representing missing value.30,065,1823,600,204,374

Linton Hall CDP, VA Electric Overview

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Linton Hall CDP's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.77 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.52% below Virginia's average price of 11.95 cents and 12.52% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Linton Hall CDP experience 0.97 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 91.44 minutes. Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative sells 101,010.54 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than all other electricity suppliers.

Linton Hall CDP is the 28th worst ranked city in Virginia out of 593 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 189,104,705.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Linton Hall CDP

Linton Hall CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
149th11.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Linton Hall CDP
370th$131.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Linton Hall CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Linton Hall CDP, Virginia

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.65No DataIcon representing missing value.30,065,1823,600,204,374
Northern Virginia Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.52132No DataIcon representing missing value.2,225,576256,465,000

Zips with electric coverage in Linton Hall CDP, Virginia include: 20109, 20155, 20136, 20181

Energy Production in Prince William County, Virginia

Power Plants in Prince William County, Virginia

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Prince William County VA Natural Gas 2,555,778984,268,315.42385.11YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
MM Prince William EnergyMM Prince William Energy LLC (100.00%)
Prince William County VA Landfill Gas 51,21631,168,112.67608.56No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Water Treatment Plant GeneratorsCity of Manassas Utility (100.00%)
Prince William County VA Distillate Fuel Oil 35,778.471,926.16No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Prince William County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Prince William County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Natural Gas. The county produces 97.38% of the total generation in the county from this fuel source. Other fuel sources used include Landfill Gas at 1.96% and Residual Fuel Oil at 0.51% of generation. For every citizen in the county there are 4,936.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. With total emissions of 2,322,017,585.54 kilograms, the county ranks 2nd highest in Virginia and 139th in the US for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county’s pollution levels. There are 3 electricity generation plants in Prince William County, which is the 12th most plants in a county in Virginia and equates to the 75th highest rate of plants per resident in the state.

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97.38%
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Landfill Gas
1.96%
RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
0.51%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.14%

Prince William County, Virginia Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Prince William County selling electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Virginia has commendable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Prince William County is about 1.66% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a state average energy loss of 0.85%, Prince William County is the 29th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Prince William County, Virginia

Providers In Each City in Prince William County:

  • Dumfries, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Haymarket, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Occoquan, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Quantico, Virginia:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Prince William County, Virginia?

Prince William County, Virginia has 3 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Prince William County, Virginia?

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1Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative59,076
2Dominion Energy34,877

What electricity company is the largest provider in Prince William County, Virginia?

By total revenue, Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Prince William County, Virginia.

How many electric companies offer service in Prince William County, Virginia?

Prince William County, Virginia is home to 2 electricity suppliers serving customers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16