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Chesapeake, VA Utilities: Electricity, Gas & Solar

Electricity in Chesapeake

^ Electricity prices in Chesapeake, VA in November 2020 averaged 11.65 ¢/kWh, or about 13% less than the average U.S. price. [More]

Natural Gas in Chesapeake

^ Natural gas prices in Chesapeake, VA in November 2020 averaged 14.60 $/Mcf, or about 32% more than the average U.S. price. [More]

Solar Power in Chesapeake

^ Average solar radiation in Chesapeake is about 29% higher than average solar radiation in a low output area of the U.S. [More]

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Utilities in Chesapeake, VA

Electricity Prices in Chesapeake, VA

Residential Electricity Rates in Chesapeake

Residential electricity prices in Chesapeake, VA in November 2020 averaged approximately 11.65 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh), which was about 13% less than the national average rate of 13.35 ¢/kWh (November 2020). [1]


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Electricity Comparison: Chesapeake vs. U.S.

See how electricity costs in Chesapeake differ from the average electricity costs for the U.S. overall. [1]

On a year-over-year basis - from November 2019 to November 2020 - residential electricity prices in Chesapeake decreased approximately 4%, from 12.12 ¢/kWh to 11.65 ¢/kWh. [1]

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Natural Gas Prices in Chesapeake, VA

Residential Natural Gas Rates in Chesapeake

Residential natural gas prices in Chesapeake in November 2020 averaged 14.60 dollars per thousand cubic feet ($/Mcf), which was approximately 32% more than the national average rate of 11.07 $/Mcf (November 2020). [2]


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Natural Gas Comparison: Chesapeake vs. U.S.

See the chart below to see a comparison of Chesapeake natural gas prices against U.S. average prices. Compare Chesapeake natural gas costs to overall U.S. average costs. [2]

On a year-over-year basis, residential natural gas prices in Chesapeake (Virginia) increased approximately 24%, from 11.77 $/Mcf (November 2019) to 14.60 $/Mcf (November 2020). [2]

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Solar Power in Chesapeake, VA

Solar Radiation Levels in Chesapeake

The city of Chesapeake (Virginia) has an average annual solar radiation value of 4.83 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day). Compare Chesapeake values to both low and high values in the U.S. overall: [3]

    • Average monthly solar radition in Chesapeake is 27% lower than an example high average monthly solar radiation in NV.
    • Average monthly solar radition in Chesapeake is 29% higher than an example low average monthly solar radiation in WA.

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Solar Power Comparison: Chesapeake vs. High vs. Low

See the chart below for a comparison of Chesapeake solar radiation levels against other areas in the U.S. Compare Chesapeake levels against both 1) low average solar radition levels (WA) and also 2) high average solar radiation levels (NV). [3]

→ k/m/d: kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
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More information about Chesapeake

About Chesapeake

The city of Chesapeake, VA in Chesapeake County has an approximate population of 222,209. [4]

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Chesapeake, VA Utilities

To learn more about utility rates & usage in Chesapeake, VA, or for other information related to utilities in Chesapeake, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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