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The Plains, VA Energy

The Plains Electricity Rates

^ The Plains, VA electricity rates recently averaged 11.09¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

The Plains Solar Energy

^ Solar energy output in The Plains, VA is an estimated 25 percent higher than average solar energy in a low-output area of the nation. [More]

The Plains Natural Gas Rates

^ The Plains, VA natural gas rates recently averaged 10.67$/Mcf -- an estimated 14 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in The Plains, VA

Energy in The Plains, VA

The Plains, VA Electricity Rates

February 2017

In the most recent month of electricity data, February 2017, The Plains's average rate of 11.09¢/kWh -- a difference of about -13% from the U.S. average of 12.82¢/kWh that month.[1]

The Plains Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in The Plains (VA), electricity rates increased an estimated 2 percent -- from 10.89¢/kWh (February 2016) to 11.09¢/kWh (February 2017).[1]

February 2016

In February 2016, the average electricity rate in The Plains (Virginia) of 10.89¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the United States average of 12.14¢/kWh that month.[1]

The Plains Electricity Statistics

The Plains Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in The Plains, VA in February 2017 were 11.09¢/kWh -- an estimated 13 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: The Plains versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of The Plains electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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

The Plains, VA Solar Energy

Solar: The Plains vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in The Plains (measured on a monthly basis) is 29 percent lower than an area of the U.S. (Nevada) with historically high levels of solar radiation.[2]

Solar Power Output in The Plains

June is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in The Plains -- averaging an estimated 543 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (328 kWhac).[2]

Solar: The Plains vs. Washington

The average amount of solar radition in The Plains (measured monthly) is 25 percent higher than an area of the U.S. (Washington) with historically low levels of solar radiation.[2]

The Plains Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in The Plains, VA

The average monthly solar radiation level in The Plains, VA is 4.68 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 The Plains, VA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in The Plains, VA is 5680 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in The Plains.[2]

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

Compare Solar Quotes
Compare Solar Quotes

The Plains, VA Natural Gas Rates

January 2017

In the most recent month of natural gas data, January 2017, The Plains's average rate of 10.67$/Mcf -- a difference of about +14% from the U.S. average of 9.38$/Mcf that month.[3]

The Plains Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in The Plains (VA), natural gas rates increased about 13 percent -- from 9.47$/Mcf (January 2016) to 10.67$/Mcf (January 2017).[3]

January 2016

In January 2016, the average electricity rate in The Plains (Virginia) of 9.47$/Mcf -- a difference of about +14% from the United States average of 8.30$/Mcf that month.[3]

The Plains Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in The Plains

Average natural gas rates in The Plains, VA in January 2017 were 10.67$/Mcf -- an estimated 14 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 9.38$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: The Plains versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in The Plains

Electric Companies in The Plains

Electric companies providing service in or near The Plains, VA.

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Gas Companies in The Plains

Gas companies that offer service in or near The Plains, VA.


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Solar Contractors in The Plains

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near The Plains, VA.

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Virginia Energy News

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Solar energy broke records in 2015

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More information about The Plains

About The Plains

The Plains (VA) is a town in Fauquier County with an estimated population of 217.[4]

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The Plains, VA Energy

For more information on energy in The Plains, VA, or for additional resources regarding The Plains energy, visit the EIA.

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