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Appalachia Electricity Rates

^ Appalachia, VA electricity rates recently averaged 12.56¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Appalachia Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Appalachia, VA is an estimated 23 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Appalachia Natural Gas Rates

^ Appalachia, VA natural gas rates recently averaged 20.11$/Mcf -- an estimated 28 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Appalachia, VA

Energy in Appalachia, VA

Appalachia, VA Electricity Rates

June 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2019, Appalachia's average rate of 12.56¢/kWh -- a difference of about -6% from the U.S. average of 13.34¢/kWh that month.[1]

Appalachia Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Appalachia (VA), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 12.40¢/kWh (June 2018) to 12.56¢/kWh (June 2019).[1]

June 2018

In June 2018, the average electricity rate in Appalachia (Virginia) of 12.40¢/kWh -- a difference of about -5% from the United States average of 13.04¢/kWh that month.[1]

Appalachia Electricity Statistics

Appalachia Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Appalachia, VA in June 2019 were 12.56¢/kWh -- an estimated 6 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Appalachia versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Appalachia electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Appalachia, VA Solar Energy

Solar: Appalachia vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Appalachia (measured on a monthly basis) is 31 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Appalachia

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Appalachia -- averaging an estimated 541 kWhac. January typically has the lowest output (334 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Appalachia vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Appalachia (measured monthly) is 23 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Appalachia Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Appalachia, VA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Appalachia, VA is 4.57 kilowatt hours per square meter per day(kWh/m2/day). See the chart below for monthly comparisons.[2]

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Power in Appalachia, VA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Appalachia, VA is 5475 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Appalachia.[2]

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→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

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Appalachia, VA Natural Gas Rates

June 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2019, Appalachia's average rate of 20.11$/Mcf -- a difference of about +28% from the U.S. average of 15.67$/Mcf that month.[3]

Appalachia Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Appalachia (VA), natural gas rates increased about 10 percent -- from 18.27$/Mcf (June 2018) to 20.11$/Mcf (June 2019).[3]

June 2018

In June 2018, the average electricity rate in Appalachia (Virginia) of 18.27$/Mcf -- a difference of about +11% from the United States average of 16.51$/Mcf that month.[3]

Appalachia Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Appalachia

Average natural gas rates in Appalachia, VA in June 2019 were 20.11$/Mcf -- an estimated 28 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 15.67$/Mcf.[3]



→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ $/Mcf = dollars per thousand cubic feet

Natural Gas: Appalachia versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Appalachia natural gas rates versus national average rates.[3]

→ Any gas rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.

Energy Companies in Appalachia

Electric Companies in Appalachia

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      Solar Contractors in Appalachia

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        About Appalachia

        Appalachia (VA) is a town in Wise County with an estimated population of 1,754.[4]

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