Virginia electricity rates in December 2016 averaged 10.72 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 12 percent less than the 12.21 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in December 2016.
Virginia natural gas rates in November 2016 averaged 12.99 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 21 percent more than the 10.76 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in November 2016.
Virginia, it turns out, has some of the worst solar energy policies in the nation, as it ranked very low on the list of U.S. states recently released …
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced the approval of an offshore wind energy Research Activities Plan off of Virginia.
Virginia has an estimated population of 8,001,024, which ranks 11th in the nation. 
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