Customer CHOICE®

Customer CHOICE®

Price to Compare

The price to compare is the local distribution company's charge for gas supply service. The price to compare is provided to consumers so that they can effectively compare the local distribution company's regulated rate to offers from competitive service providers. 

Columbia Gas of Virginia's Current Price to Compare (as of August 29, 2016) is:

  • $0.3316 per therm (for all rate blocks) for CHOICE® residential customers. All gas consumed.
  • $0.2441 per therm  (for all rate blocks) for CHOICE® small commercial and industrial (SGTS) transportation service customers. For all gas consumed.
  • Large commercial and industrial customers need to access our current tariff starting on sheet number 3 to acquire their current rate.

Feel free to plug these numbers into our CHOICE® calculator to see how the offer you've received from other suppliers stacks up.

Residential Service (RS) Rates

Residential Sales Service (RS) for customers that were not on Residential Transportation Service (RTS) in the last 12 months:

  • $0.8010 per therm for the first all natural gas consumed each month
  • $15.00 per month customer charge
  • $  0.91 per month Infrastructure Reliability & Replacement Adjustment

Residential Sales Service (RS) for customers that were on Residential Transportation Service (RTS) in the last 12 months:

  • $0.8539 per therm for all natural gas consumed each month
  • $15.00 per month customer charge
  • $  0.91 per month Infrastructure Reliability & Replacement Adjustment

NOTE: Customers currently participating in the Customer CHOICE® Program, please see the Customer CHOICE®  - Residential Transportation Service section below.

Residential Transportation Service (RTS) Rates (Customer CHOICE® Program)

Our customers are eligible to participate in the Customer CHOICE® Program, which enables customers to choose their gas supplier. Customers choosing an alternative supplier pay the following service and delivery charge rates to us. These rates do not include the gas costs from the supplier.

Residential Transportation Service (RTS) for customers that were not on Residential Sales Service (RS) in the last 12 months:

  • $0.5223 per therm for all natural gas consumed each month
  • $15.00 per month customer charge
  • $  0.91 per month Infrastructure Reliability & Replacement Adjustment

Price to Compare (as of August 29, 2016) = $0.3316 per therm for all natural gas consumed.

Residential Transportation Service (RTS) for customers that were on Residential Sales Service (RS) in the last 12 months:

  • $0.4694 per therm for all natural gas consumed each month
  • $15.00 per month customer charge
  • $ 0.91 per month Infrastructure Reliability & Replacement Adjustment

Price to Compare (as of August 29, 2016) = $0.3316 per therm for all natural gas consumed.