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Bristol Electricity Rates

^ Bristol, VA electricity rates recently averaged 12.08¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Bristol Solar Energy

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

Bristol Natural Gas Rates

^ Bristol, VA natural gas rates recently averaged 19.64$/Mcf -- an estimated 13 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Bristol, VA

Energy in Bristol, VA

Bristol, VA Electricity Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, September 2018, Bristol's average rate of 12.08¢/kWh -- a difference of about -7% from the U.S. average of 13.01¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bristol Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Bristol (VA), electricity rates increased an estimated 0 percent -- from 12.03¢/kWh (September 2017) to 12.08¢/kWh (September 2018).[1]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Bristol (Virginia) of 12.03¢/kWh -- a difference of about -9% from the United States average of 13.28¢/kWh that month.[1]

Bristol Electricity Statistics

Bristol Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Bristol, VA in September 2018 were 12.08¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


→ Any electricity rate value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Bristol versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Bristol, VA Solar Energy

Solar: Bristol vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Bristol (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 Bristol

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

Solar: Bristol vs. Washington

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

Bristol Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Bristol, VA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Bristol, 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 Bristol, VA

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

→ Any solar value listed as 0 (zero) signifies temporarily missing data.
→ kWhac = kilowatt hours (AC)

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

Bristol, VA Natural Gas Rates

September 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, September 2018, Bristol's average rate of 19.64$/Mcf -- a difference of about +13% from the U.S. average of 17.32$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bristol Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Bristol (VA), natural gas rates decreased about 5 percent -- from 20.71$/Mcf (September 2017) to 19.64$/Mcf (September 2018).[3]

September 2017

In September 2017, the average electricity rate in Bristol (Virginia) of 20.71$/Mcf -- a difference of about +22% from the United States average of 16.92$/Mcf that month.[3]

Bristol Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Bristol

Average natural gas rates in Bristol, VA in September 2018 were 19.64$/Mcf -- an estimated 13 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.32$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Bristol versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Bristol

Electric Companies in Bristol

Electric companies providing service in or near Bristol, VA.

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Gas Companies in Bristol

Gas companies that offer service in or near Bristol, VA.


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Solar Contractors in Bristol

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Bristol, VA.

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Virginia Energy News

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More information about Bristol

About Bristol

Bristol (VA) is a city in Bristol County with an estimated population of 17,835.[4]

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Bristol, VA Energy

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