Mohave County, Arizona Electric Profile

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Mohave County's ability to provide 1,074,788.01 megawatts of electricity through the use of hydroelectric power sources, has given rise to its ranking of 2nd highest hydroelectric energy producing county out of 15 counties in the state.

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Mohave County is ranked as the 345th highest consumer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the country with 2,404,344.66 megawatt hours being consumed by residents living there.

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The county is the 183rd highest producer of electricity of all 3220 counties in the United States, producing 8,252,398.01 megawatt hours.

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Mohave County is 1st out of 15 counties in the state for electricity generated from wind power.

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Mohave County’s average residential electricity rate is 11.63 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.53% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Mohave County produces 74.96% of its electricity from non-renewable fuel types, resulting in a ranking of 3rd out of 15 counties in Arizona for total electricity production from non-renewable fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,404,345 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.33 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,252,398 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,066,068 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,186,330 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    38.89 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    730,458,726 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,442.62 kg

Lake Havasu City, AZ Electric Overview

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Lake Havasu City's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 12.41 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.15% more than Arizona's average price of 12.39 cents and 7.73% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Lake Havasu City deal with 1.29 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 183.6 minutes. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $109.61 per month, while the state average is $137.54.

Around 3,755.94 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 13th highest polluter in Arizona out of 451 cities. With total emissions of 204,679,678.08 kilograms, the city ranks 19th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Lake Havasu City must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Havasu City

Lake Havasu City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.107/kWh$179.49/mo.$60.61/mo.
198th12.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Havasu City
235th$109.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Havasu City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Havasu City, Arizona

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UNS Energy CorporationBUNDLED10.2899.63No DataIcon representing missing value.1,038,144106,702,714
Western Area Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Zips with electric coverage in Lake Havasu City, Arizona include: 86406, 86403, 86404

Bullhead City, AZ Electric Overview

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Bullhead City's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 10.50 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 15.29% less than the average state price of 12.39 cents. Selling 29,629.24 megawatt hours a year, Mohave Electric is the largest vendor in the city. The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $137.54, while the Bullhead City average is 25.40% below at $102.61 per month. This ranks the city 180th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Approximately 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Bullhead City from electricity use. The city averages 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. The top fuel utilized in Bullhead City is Conventional Hydroelectric. The city produces 100.00% of the total production in the city from this fuel. Bullhead City has one power producing plant, which is 15th most in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bullhead City

Bullhead City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.083/kWh$200.36/mo.$36.65/mo.
65th10.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bullhead City
180th$102.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bullhead City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bullhead City, Arizona

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Mohave ElectricBUNDLED10.13101.28No DataIcon representing missing value.458,83246,492,100
UNS Energy CorporationBUNDLED10.2899.63No DataIcon representing missing value.1,038,144106,702,714
Western Area Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Zips with electric coverage in Bullhead City, Arizona include: 86442, 86426, 86429

Kingman, AZ Electric Overview

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Kingman has an average residential electricity rate of 12.41 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.15% above the average Arizona price of 12.39 cents and 7.73% below the national average of 13.45 cents. The city generates approximately 0.06 megawatt hours per person each year from its electrical generating plants, which ranks it as the 32nd highest producer out of 451 cities in Arizona. The average residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $109.61 per month, while the national average is $120.24.

When considering electricity production, Kingman's main fuel is Solar, accounting for 100.00%, or 1,806 megawatt hours of generation in the city. On average, the city residents emit 3,735.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 411th worst polluting city out of 451 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 111,050,311.72 kilograms, which is the 33rd worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. Kingman is home to one electricity producing plant, which is 15th most in Arizona and 19th highest when counting power plants per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kingman

Kingman residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.107/kWh$179.49/mo.$60.61/mo.
198th12.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kingman
235th$109.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kingman Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kingman, Arizona

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UNS Energy CorporationBUNDLED10.2899.631,8061,038,144106,702,714
Western Area Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Energy Production in Mohave County, Arizona

Power Plants in Mohave County, Arizona

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Mohave County AZ Natural Gas 3,355,3591,285,557,365.26383.14No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
South Point Energy CenterCalpine (100.00%)
Mohave County AZ Natural Gas 2,665,3971,132,006,394.54424.7No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bullhead City AZ Conventional Hydroelectric 1,074,788.01No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Mohave County Wind FarmMohave County Wind Farm (100.00%)
Mohave County AZ Wind 751,952No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Black Mountain Generating StationUNS Energy Corporation (100.00%)
Mohave County AZ Natural Gas 165,57489,579,340.9541.02No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Gray Hawk SolarGray Hawk Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Mohave County AZ Solar 141,739No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Mohave Electric Cooperative at Joy LaneConstellation Solar (100.00%)
Mohave County AZ Solar 30,930No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Mohave County AZ Wind 25,478No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Black Mountain Solar LLCDuke Energy (100.00%)
Mohave County AZ Solar 20,535No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Mohave Electric at Fort MohaveExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Mohave County AZ Solar 10,098No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Mohave County AZ Solar 8,742No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Kingman AZ Solar 1,806No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Mohave County, Arizona Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Mohave County has around 74.96% of its electricity produced by Natural Gas. Conventional Hydroelectric (13.02%) is also used for electricity production, as well as Wind (9.41%). The county has 12 power plants, which is 4th highest in the state. Electricity consumption in Mohave County results in the release of 730,458,726.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is 462nd highest in the country out of 3220 counties and 8th highest in Arizona out of 15 counties. The county also ranks 2276th highest in pollution per capita, averaging 3,442.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
74.96%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
13.02%
WIND Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Wind
9.41%
SOLAR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Solar
2.60%

Mohave County, Arizona Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Mohave County supplying electricity. Of those 5, 60.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Arizona has restricted regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Mohave County is about 5.72% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Mohave County a rank of 7th best in Arizona out of 15.

Providers In Each City in Mohave County:

  • Bullhead City, Arizona:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 50.04%
    • UNS Energy Corporation: 7.98%
    • Mohave Electric: 41.98%
  • Colorado City, Arizona:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 49.98%
    • Garkane Energy: 50.02%
  • Kingman, Arizona:
    • UNS Energy Corporation: 50.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 50.00%
  • Lake Havasu City, Arizona:
    • UNS Energy Corporation: 50.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 50.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Mohave County, Arizona?

There are 5 electricity companies operating in Mohave County, Arizona.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Mohave County, Arizona?

The largest electricity supplier in Mohave County, Arizona by megawatt hours sold is UNS Energy Corporation.

How many power plants are located in Mohave County, Arizona?

There are 12 electricity plants located in Mohave County, Arizona

Which electricity companies offer service in Mohave County, Arizona?

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1UNS Energy Corporation101,130
2Mohave Electric37,704
3Dixie Power2,687
4Garkane Energy941
5Western Area Power Administration2

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16