Dominion Virginia Power

A 'polar vortex' of frigid air centered on the North Pole dropped temperatures to a record low across the East Coast. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

‘Polar Vortex’ Leads To Record Energy Usage In Va.

Dominion Virginia Power says it met a record winter peak demand for electricity from its 2.4 million customers while cold arctic air blasted the region earlier this week.

01/09/2014

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Thousands Still Without Power Across D.C. Region

Thousands of people still are without power in the Washington area after two winter storms brought snow, sleet and freezing rain to the area.

12/09/2013

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Dominion to Lower Fuel Charge for Va. Customers

Virginia regulators have approved a request from Dominion Virginia Power to lower what it charges customers to recover its fuel costs early.

11/21/2013

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Dominion Virginia Power Updates Energy Plan

Dominion Virginia Power has submitted an updated long-range energy plan to state regulators that proposes a heavy reliance on natural gas, but also includes large-scale solar power generation and wind power.

08/30/2013

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Snake Apparently Cuts Power to 10,000 in Virginia

snake that slithered into some electrical equipment apparently caused a power outage for 10,000 customers in Arlington and Alexandria overnight.

07/14/2013

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Utility Companies Deploying Crews in Preparation of Snowstorm

Utility companies in Maryland, Virginia and the District are in full preparation mode for the approaching winter storm that is expected to dump up to a foot of snow in the D.C. metro area.

03/05/2013

Dominion fixing a power line in Manassas Park. (Credit: Dominion Virginia Power)

Dominion Makes Repairs Soaring High Above in the Air

Have you ever wondered how power lines get fixed in remote locations not easily accessible by a vehicle?

01/07/2013

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Power Outages Surpass 100,000 in Northern Virginia

Thousands in Virginia are without power as former Hurricane Sandy moves away from the state.

10/29/2012

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Dominion: Hurricane Sandy Could Leave 1 Million In The Dark

Dominion Virginia Power estimates up to 1 million customers could lose power over the next few days as Hurricane Sandy barrels by Virginia.

10/28/2012

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Dominion Virginia Power Warning Customers About Bill Scam

Dominion Virginia Power is warning customers about a nationwide scam involving an offer to pay their utility bills through a federal program.

07/20/2012

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