Find Harrisonburg Virginia power plants. Power plants provide information on electric utilities and energy created through solar, wind turbine, biomass, hydroelectric and tidal, nuclear, alternative, renewable, natural resources, coal, oil, gas and geothermal power.
Harrisonburg Resource Recovery Facility 1630 Driver Drive Harrisonburg VA 22801
Mount Clinton Power Plant 388 Mount Clinton Pike Harrisonburg VA 22802
Pleasant Valley Power Plant 611 Pleasant Valley Road Harrisonburg VA 22801
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp Power Plant 2778 Southeast Side Highway Elkton VA 22827 12.5 miles from Harrisonburg
Firstenergy Luray Power Plant 650 Power Dam Road Luray VA 22835 26.1 miles from Harrisonburg
Old Dominion Electric Co-Op Louisa Generation Facility 3352 Kloeckner Road Gordonsville VA 22942 42.2 miles from Harrisonburg
Dominion Resources Inc Gordonsville Power Station 115 Red Hill Road Gordonsville VA 22942 42.9 miles from Harrisonburg
Tenaska Virginia Generating Station 2300 Branch Road Palmyra VA 22963 47.6 miles from Harrisonburg
Electric Avenue Facility 500 Electric Avenue Culpeper VA 22701 48.0 miles from Harrisonburg
Dominion - Bath County Power Station 316 Power Station Road Warm Springs VA 24484 53.6 miles from Harrisonburg
Power Plants are highly regulated, given the importance of making electricity widely accessible and affordable. Power Plants must obtain approval for their rates from a state utility regulatory agency. Regulators conduct complex analyses of the cost of operations and other financial considerations of Power Plants when reviewing rate requests.Who is responsible for the oversight of Public Power Authorities or Power Districts?
Public Power Authorities and Districts have their own Board of Directors or Commissioners who are responsible for the policy and operations of the Power Plant. Publicly owned Power Plants are usually subject to the same regulations as private companies that own Power Plants.What is an electrical grid?
An electrical grid is an extensive network of power lines, substations, transformers, and related equipment that handles the transmission and distribution of electricity from a Power Plant to all residential, commercial, and industrial customers.