Virginia: Energy Resources

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Name Virginia
Governor Terry McAuliffe
Population Unavailable
Median Household Income $62,881.00
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Energy Organizations 114 view
Utility Companies 37 view
Active Energy Incentives 31 view
 


Virginia is a state in the United States.

Energy Production by Technology in Virginia[edit]

Fuel Source Value Units
Solar Power 0 MWh
Wind Power 0 MWh
Geothermal Power 0 MWh
Biomass Power 2,465,738 MWh
Total Energy Production from Non-Hydro Renewables 2,465,738 MWh
Hydro Power 1,414,565 MWh
HPS Power -1,215,619 MWh
Total Energy Production from Renewables 3,880,303 MWh
Coal Power 26,539,392 MWh
Gas Power 12,204,843 MWh
Petroleum Power 1,110,821 MWh
Nuclear Power 28,212,252 MWh
Other 427,691 MWh
Total Energy Production 71,159,684 MWh
Percent of Total Power from Non-Hydro Renewables 3.47  %
Percent of Total Power from Renewables 5.45  %
Source: 2009 EIA Data (Download)


Renewable Energy Technical Potential in Virginia[edit]

Technology Generation Estimate Nameplate Capacity Area, Mass or Count
Urban Utility-scale PV 27,451 GWh
27,451,000,000 kWh
27,451,000,000,000 Wh
27,451,000 MWh
9.88236e+16 J
15 GW
15,000 MW
15,000,000 kW
15,000,000,000 W
15,000,000,000,000 mW
0.015 TW
326 km2
326,000,000 m²
125.836 mi²
3,509,031,400 ft²
389,896,000 yd²
80,556.23 acres
Rural Utility-scale PV 1,882,467 GWh
1,882,467,000,000 kWh
1.882467e+15 Wh
1,882,467,000 MWh
6.776881e+18 J
1,074 GW
1,074,000 MW
1,074,000,000 kW
1,074,000,000,000 W
1.074e+15 mW
1.074 TW
22,377 km2
22,377,000,000 m²
8,637.522 mi²
240,863,790,300 ft²
26,762,892,000 yd²
5,529,468.585 acres
Rooftop PV 22,266 GWh
22,266,000,000 kWh
22,266,000,000,000 Wh
22,266,000 MWh
8.01576e+16 J
18 GW
18,000 MW
18,000,000 kW
18,000,000,000 W
18,000,000,000,000 mW
0.018 TW
N/A
CSP 0 GWh
0 kWh
0 Wh
0 MWh
0 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
0 km2
0 m²
0 mi²
0 ft²
0 yd²
0 acres
Onshore Wind 4,589 GWh
4,589,000,000 kWh
4,589,000,000,000 Wh
4,589,000 MWh
1.65204e+16 J
1 GW
1,000 MW
1,000,000 kW
1,000,000,000 W
1,000,000,000,000 mW
0.001 TW
358 km2
358,000,000 m²
138.188 mi²
3,853,476,200 ft²
428,168,000 yd²
88,463.59 acres
Offshore Wind 361,053 GWh
361,053,000,000 kWh
361,053,000,000,000 Wh
361,053,000 MWh
1.299791e+18 J
89 GW
89,000 MW
89,000,000 kW
89,000,000,000 W
89,000,000,000,000 mW
0.089 TW
17,814 km2
17,814,000,000 m²
6,876.204 mi²
191,748,114,600 ft²
21,305,544,000 yd²
4,401,928.47 acres
Biopower-Solid 7,866 GWh
7,866,000,000 kWh
7,866,000,000,000 Wh
7,866,000 MWh
2.83176e+16 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
7,151,120 BDT
7,151,120,000 kg
7,151,120,000,000 g
7,151,120 tonnes
15,768,219,600 lbs
1,126,301,400 stones
Biopower-Gaseous 2,498 GWh
2,498,000,000 kWh
2,498,000,000,000 Wh
2,498,000 MWh
8.9928e+15 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
531,592 Tonnes
531,592,000 kg
531,592,000,000 g
1,172,160,360 lbs
83,725,740 stones
18,749,249,840 ounces
Geothermal Hydrothermal 0 GWh
0 kWh
0 Wh
0 MWh
0 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
N/A
EGS Geothermal 290,736 GWh
290,736,000,000 kWh
290,736,000,000,000 Wh
290,736,000 MWh
1.04665e+18 J
36 GW
36,000 MW
36,000,000 kW
36,000,000,000 W
36,000,000,000,000 mW
0.036 TW
N/A
Hydropower 3,656 GWh
3,656,000,000 kWh
3,656,000,000,000 Wh
3,656,000 MWh
1.31616e+16 J
0 GW
0 MW
0 kW
0 W
0 mW
0 TW
2,601 Sites
See Nationwide Statistics Source: 2012 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Data (Download)


Energy Maps featuring Virginia[edit]

No Maps For This Location

31 Energy Incentives (Active)[edit]
37 Utility Companies[edit]
114 Energy Organizations[edit]
3 Smart Grid Projects[edit]






To date, Virginia has received $70,001,000 from the Department of Energy's State Energy Program.[1]


References[edit]

  1. 2009 Recovery Act and the State Energy Program