Virginia electricity rates in January 2017 averaged 10.58 cents per kilowatthour -- an estimated 13 percent less than the 12.22 cents per kilowatthour average rate in the U.S. overall in January 2017.
Virginia natural gas rates in January 2017 averaged 10.67 dollars per thousand cubic feet -- an estimated 14 percent more than the 9.38 dollars per thousand cubic feet average rate in the nation overall in January 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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