Virginia electricity rates in August 2017 averaged 12.42 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 6 percent less than the 13.19 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in August 2017.
Virginia natural gas rates in August 2017 averaged 22.75 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 26 percent more than the 18.09 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in August 2017.
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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