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Petersburg Electricity Rates

^ Petersburg, VA electricity rates recently averaged 12.16¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Petersburg Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in Petersburg, VA is an estimated 29 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

Petersburg Natural Gas Rates

^ Petersburg, VA natural gas rates recently averaged 21.61$/Mcf -- an estimated 21 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Petersburg, VA

Energy in Petersburg, VA

Petersburg, VA Electricity Rates

July 2019

In the most recent month of electricity data, July 2019, Petersburg's average rate of 12.16¢/kWh -- a difference of about -8% from the U.S. average of 13.27¢/kWh that month.[1]

Petersburg Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Petersburg (VA), electricity rates decreased an estimated 1 percent -- from 12.33¢/kWh (July 2018) to 12.16¢/kWh (July 2019).[1]

July 2018

In July 2018, the average electricity rate in Petersburg (Virginia) of 12.33¢/kWh -- a difference of about -6% from the United States average of 13.13¢/kWh that month.[1]

Petersburg Electricity Statistics

Petersburg Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Petersburg, VA in July 2019 were 12.16¢/kWh -- an estimated 8 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: Petersburg versus U.S. Averages

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

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Petersburg, VA Solar Energy

Solar: Petersburg vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Petersburg (measured on a monthly basis) is 27 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in Petersburg

May is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Petersburg -- averaging an estimated 549 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (385 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Petersburg vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in Petersburg (measured monthly) is 29 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

Petersburg Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Petersburg, VA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Petersburg, VA is 4.83 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 Petersburg, VA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Petersburg, VA is 5820 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Petersburg.[2]

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

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Petersburg, VA Natural Gas Rates

July 2019

In the most recent month of natural gas data, July 2019, Petersburg's average rate of 21.61$/Mcf -- a difference of about +21% from the U.S. average of 17.89$/Mcf that month.[3]

Petersburg Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Petersburg (VA), natural gas rates increased about 5 percent -- from 20.51$/Mcf (July 2018) to 21.61$/Mcf (July 2019).[3]

July 2018

In July 2018, the average electricity rate in Petersburg (Virginia) of 20.51$/Mcf -- a difference of about +14% from the United States average of 17.92$/Mcf that month.[3]

Petersburg Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Petersburg

Average natural gas rates in Petersburg, VA in July 2019 were 21.61$/Mcf -- an estimated 21 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 17.89$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Petersburg versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Petersburg

Electric Companies in Petersburg

Electric companies providing service in or near Petersburg, VA.

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    Gas Companies in Petersburg

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


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      Solar Contractors in Petersburg

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

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        More information about Petersburg

        About Petersburg

        Petersburg (VA) is a city in Petersburg County with an estimated population of 32,420.[4]

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        Petersburg, VA Energy

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