Waynesboro city, Virginia Electric Profile

At a Glance

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Waynesboro city ranks 76th out of 133 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents using over 300,000 megawatt hours.

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Waynesboro city emitted 107,327,939.19 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 1762nd highest polluting county in the country.

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There was a 4.15% increase in CO2 emissions per capita over the most recent 12 months in Waynesboro city.

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Waynesboro city emits 4,742.73 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the state average of 4,931.32.

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The national average rate per kilowatt hour is 13.33 cents, while residents of Waynesboro city enjoy an average rate that is 10.63% less at 11.91 cents per kilowatt hour.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity company in Waynesboro city is Dominion Energy.


  • Total Consumption

    317,856 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.05 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    107,327,939 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,742.73 kg

Waynesboro Electric Overview


Waynesboro's citizens purchase electricity for, on average, 11.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.15% above the average Virginia rate of 11.89 cents. Selling 368.5 megawatt hours a year, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Consumers in Waynesboro deal with 1.24 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 145.44 minutes.

Waynesboro emits 4,742.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 87th worst polluting city out of 593 cities in the state. With total emissions of 105,004,002.37 kilograms, the city ranks 55th worst in Virginia for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 310,973.38 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Waynesboro

Waynesboro residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Pricing:
Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$200.58/mo.$75.27/mo.
192nd11.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Waynesboro
188th$133.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Waynesboro Residents

Electric Companies in Waynesboro

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Dominion Energy11.91133.22No DataIcon representing missing value.124,428.3730,745,8563,662,768,502

Waynesboro city Details

Net Metering

Waynesboro city is home to one electricity company. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in installing their own solar panels, the only supplier in town offers net metering options.

Energy Loss

The one company in Waynesboro city who reports energy loss metrics reported an annual loss of 1.98%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.72% and the Virginia average is 2.02%, resulting in a rank of 3119th worst in the US and a state rank of 110th worst out of 3220 and 133 counties, respectively.