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Charlottesville, VA Energy

Charlottesville Electricity Rates

^ Charlottesville, VA electricity rates recently averaged 12.36¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Charlottesville Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Charlottesville, VA is an estimated 36 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Charlottesville Natural Gas Rates

^ Charlottesville, VA natural gas rates recently averaged 22.68$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Charlottesville, VA

Energy in Charlottesville, VA

Charlottesville, VA Electricity Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, August 2019, Charlottesville's average rate of 12.36¢/kWh -- a difference of about -7% from the U.S. average of 13.30¢/kWh that month.[1]

Charlottesville Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Charlottesville (VA), electricity rates increased an estimated 1 percent -- from 12.27¢/kWh (August 2018) to 12.36¢/kWh (August 2019).[1]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Charlottesville (Virginia) of 12.27¢/kWh -- a difference of about -7% from the United States average of 13.26¢/kWh that month.[1]

Charlottesville Electricity Statistics

Charlottesville Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Charlottesville, VA in August 2019 were 12.36¢/kWh -- an estimated 7 percent less than average rates that same month in the nation as a whole. [1]


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→ ¢/kWh = cents per kilowatthour

Electricity: Charlottesville versus U.S. Averages

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

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Charlottesville, VA Solar Energy

Solar: Charlottesville vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Charlottesville (measured on a monthly basis) is 23 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Charlottesville

March is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Charlottesville -- averaging an estimated 580 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (390 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Charlottesville vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Charlottesville (measured monthly) is 36 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Charlottesville Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Charlottesville, VA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Charlottesville, VA is 5.08 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 Charlottesville, VA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Charlottesville, VA is 6115 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Charlottesville.[2]

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

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Charlottesville, VA Natural Gas Rates

August 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, August 2019, Charlottesville's average rate of 22.68$/Mcf -- a difference of about +22% from the U.S. average of 18.58$/Mcf that month.[3]

Charlottesville Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Charlottesville (VA), natural gas rates increased about 10 percent -- from 20.67$/Mcf (August 2018) to 22.68$/Mcf (August 2019).[3]

August 2018

In August 2018, the average electricity rate in Charlottesville (Virginia) of 20.67$/Mcf -- a difference of about +11% from the United States average of 18.56$/Mcf that month.[3]

Charlottesville Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Charlottesville

Average natural gas rates in Charlottesville, VA in August 2019 were 22.68$/Mcf -- an estimated 22 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 18.58$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Charlottesville versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Charlottesville

Electric Companies in Charlottesville

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      Solar Contractors in Charlottesville

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        About Charlottesville

        Charlottesville (VA) is a city in Charlottesville County with an estimated population of 43,475.[4]

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