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Virginia Beach, VA Energy

Virginia Beach Electricity Rates

^ Virginia Beach, VA electricity rates recently averaged 12.40¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 percent less than the average national rate. [More]

Virginia Beach Solar Energy

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

Virginia Beach Natural Gas Rates

^ Virginia Beach, VA natural gas rates recently averaged 18.36$/Mcf -- an estimated 11 percent more than the national average rate. [More]

Energy in Virginia Beach, VA

Energy in Virginia Beach, VA

Virginia Beach, VA Electricity Rates

June 2018

In the most recent month of electricity data, June 2018, Virginia Beach's average rate of 12.40¢/kWh -- a difference of about -5% from the U.S. average of 13.02¢/kWh that month.[1]

Virginia Beach Electricty, Year Over Year

Year over year in Virginia Beach (VA), electricity rates increased an estimated 4 percent -- from 11.91¢/kWh (June 2017) to 12.40¢/kWh (June 2018).[1]

June 2017

In June 2017, the average electricity rate in Virginia Beach (Virginia) of 11.91¢/kWh -- a difference of about -10% from the United States average of 13.21¢/kWh that month.[1]

Virginia Beach Electricity Statistics

Virginia Beach Electricity Rates

Average electricity rates in Virginia Beach, VA in June 2018 were 12.40¢/kWh -- an estimated 5 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: Virginia Beach versus U.S. Averages

Comparison of Virginia Beach electricity rates versus national average rates. [1]

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Virginia Beach, VA Solar Energy

Solar: Virginia Beach vs. Nevada

The average amount of solar radition in Virginia Beach (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 Virginia Beach

August is historically the month that will have the highest solar output (AC) values in Virginia Beach -- averaging an estimated 550 kWhac. December typically has the lowest output (372 kWhac).[2]

Solar: Virginia Beach vs. Washington

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

Virginia Beach Solar Energy Statistics

Solar Energy in Virginia Beach, VA

The average monthly solar radiation level in Virginia Beach, 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 Virginia Beach, VA

The average monthly solar system output (AC) in Virginia Beach, VA is 5845 kilowatt hours (AC). See the visualization below for month-by-month averages in Virginia Beach.[2]

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

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Virginia Beach, VA Natural Gas Rates

June 2018

In the most recent month of natural gas data, June 2018, Virginia Beach's average rate of 18.36$/Mcf -- a difference of about +11% from the U.S. average of 16.53$/Mcf that month.[3]

Virginia Beach Natural Gas, Year Over Year

On a year-over-year basis in Virginia Beach (VA), natural gas rates decreased about 4 percent -- from 19.19$/Mcf (June 2017) to 18.36$/Mcf (June 2018).[3]

June 2017

In June 2017, the average electricity rate in Virginia Beach (Virginia) of 19.19$/Mcf -- a difference of about +19% from the United States average of 16.13$/Mcf that month.[3]

Virginia Beach Natural Gas Statistics

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Virginia Beach

Average natural gas rates in Virginia Beach, VA in June 2018 were 18.36$/Mcf -- an estimated 11 percent more than that month's average U.S. rate of 16.53$/Mcf.[3]



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

Natural Gas: Virginia Beach versus U.S. Averages

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

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

Energy Companies in Virginia Beach

Electric Companies in Virginia Beach

Electric companies providing service in or near Virginia Beach, VA.

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Gas Companies in Virginia Beach

Gas companies that offer service in or near Virginia Beach, VA.


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Solar Contractors in Virginia Beach

Builders that specialize in solar energy in or near Virginia Beach, VA.

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Virginia Energy News

Virginia solar policies are among worst in nation, study says

Virginia solar policies are among worst in nation, study saysVirginia, it turns out, has some of the worst solar energy policies in the nation, as it ranked very low on the list of U.S. states recently released …
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BOEM approves offshore wind research farm in Virginia

BOEM approves offshore wind research farm in VirginiaThe Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced the approval of an offshore wind energy Research Activities Plan off of Virginia.
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Solar energy broke records in 2015

Solar energy broke records in 2015Last year was a record-breaking one for solar power generation in the U.S., and 2016 looks to have an even brighter future, the SEIA said.
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More information about Virginia Beach

About Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach (VA) is a city in Virginia Beach County with an estimated population of 437,994.[4]

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Virginia Beach, VA Energy

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