York County, Virginia Electric Profile

Natural gas accounts for 46.14% of the electric generation in York County, giving it a ranking of 655th out of 3220 counties nationwide for total natural gas production.

York County’s average residential electricity rate is 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.97% below the nationwide average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

York County is the 30th most populated county in Virginia, with 68,280 citizens living within its borders.

While many counties work to decrease non-renewable fuel types, York County’s usage of non-renewable fuels in their power facilities has increased by 26.16% throughout the last 12 months.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in York County is Dominion Energy.

York County generates 0.92 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 1472nd highest county out of 3220 counties in the United States for production per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    965,387 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.14 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    62,557 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    62,557 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.92 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    340,897,985 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,992.65 kg

Bethel Manor CDP, VA Electric Overview

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Citizens living in Bethel Manor CDP are paying an average residential electricity price of 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.21% more than the average Virginia rate of 11.95 cents, a potentially frustrating state of affairs for consumers living in the city. Dominion Energy sells 2,456.51 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other electricity provider. Customers in Bethel Manor CDP are faced with 1.16 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 127.95 minutes.

Emitting 19,702,785.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, Bethel Manor CDP is the 204th highest out of 593 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which amounts to 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Bethel Manor CDP is the 248th highest polluting city in Virginia. There are zero power plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bethel Manor CDP

Bethel Manor 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 Bethel Manor CDP
181st$130.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bethel Manor CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bethel Manor CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.6530,065,1823,600,204,374

Yorktown CDP, VA Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Yorktown CDP is roughly 11.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.97% lower than the average national rate of 13.45 cents. Dominion Energy is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The power grid in the city deals with an average of 1.16 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting around 127.95 minutes per outage. The United States averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

On average, Yorktown CDP residents emit 4,569.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 248th highest polluting city out of 593 cities in Virginia. This adds up to total emissions of 1,448,465.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 493rd highest for total pollution in Virginia. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Yorktown CDP

Yorktown 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 Yorktown CDP
181st$130.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Yorktown CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Yorktown CDP, Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.97130.6530,065,1823,600,204,374

Energy Production in York County, Virginia

Power Plants in York County, Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
York County VA Residual Fuel Oil 62,55749,123,755.99785.265/2023

York County, Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

York County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Residual Fuel Oil. The county produces 53.64% of the total generation in the county from this fuel source. Other fuel sources used include Natural Gas at 46.14% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 0.22% of generation. For every citizen in the county there are 4,992.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. With total emissions of 340,897,985.38 kilograms, the county ranks 34th highest in Virginia and 851st 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 is one electricity generation plant in York County, which is the 45th most plants in a county in Virginia and equates to the 1840th highest rate of plants per resident in the state.

RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
Residual Fuel Oil
Residual Fuel Oil
Residual Fuel Oil
Residual Fuel Oil
Residual Fuel Oil
53.64%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
46.14%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.22%

York County, Virginia Net Metering

York County is home to one electricity company. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the sole provider in town has net metering practices in place. Some net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and Virginia has decent regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar.

Energy Loss

In York County one company reports energy loss, Dominion Energy. They average an annual energy loss of 0.28%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Virginia average is 0.85%, resulting in a rank of 26th best in the United States and a state rank of 1st best out of 3220 and 133 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in York County, Virginia

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in York County, Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Dominion Energy14,551

What electricity company is the largest supplier in York County, Virginia?

By total megawatt hours sold, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity provider in York County, Virginia.

How many power plants are located within York County, Virginia?

There is one electricity plant in York County, Virginia

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-29