Virginia electricity rates in May 2017 averaged 11.88 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 9 percent less than the 13.02 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in May 2017.
Virginia natural gas rates in April 2017 averaged 14.09 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 7 percent more than the 13.21 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in April 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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