Electric System

The Town provides electric service to our residents and businesses in the city limits. The Town is a member of American Municipal Power and is partial owner of a number of generation facilities. The Town also purchases power from long term contracts from other generation sources.
Electric poles
The Town's portfolio of power generation includes hydroelectric, wind, and natural gas generation. The Town's management of our generation sources has resulted in the Town being recognized as providing the lowest cost municipal electric rates in the Commonwealth of Virginia for the past three years.