Find 24473 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.
Dominion - Bath County Power Station 316 Power Station Road Warm Springs VA 24484 28.1 miles from 24473
Georgia Pacific Corp - Big Island Mill Power Plant 9363 Lee Jackson Highway Big Island VA 24526 28.6 miles from 24473
Low Moor Power Station 9319 Rich Patch Road Covington VA 24426 30.0 miles from 24473
Coleman Falls Power Plant 6007 Lee Jackson Highway Coleman Falls VA 24536 30.5 miles from 24473
Holcomb Rock Power Plant 4839 Holcomb Rock Road Lynchburg VA 24503 31.0 miles from 24473
Pleasant Valley Power Plant 611 Pleasant Valley Road Harrisonburg VA 22801 42.7 miles from 24473
Harrisonburg Resource Recovery Facility 1630 Driver Drive Harrisonburg VA 22801 45.6 miles from 24473
Mount Clinton Power Plant 388 Mount Clinton Pike Harrisonburg VA 22802 47.5 miles from 24473
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp Power Plant 2778 Southeast Side Highway Elkton VA 22827 51.8 miles from 24473
Niagara Hydro Power Plant 1495 Niagara Road Vinton VA 24179 53.2 miles from 24473
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.