Clark County, Nevada Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Clark County, Nevada Electricity Overview

Clark County produces 2.62 megawatt hours per capita per year from solar power, giving the county a ranking of 160th in the United States out of 3221 counties.

With a population of 2,265,461 citizens, Clark County is the largest county by population in the state and the 13th largest in the country.

Clark County produces 9.01 megawatt hours of electricity per person in the county from non-renewable electricity sources. They are the 5th highest county in Nevada for non-renewable generation per capita.

Clark County has accomplished a 3.37% decline in the use of non-renewable fuel sources for electricity production within the past 12 months.

The county is the 7th largest producer of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties, producing 28,173,176.62 megawatt hours.

Residents of Clark County are paying, on average, 19.53% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average rate, at 11.26 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    28,846,100 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.73 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    28,173,177 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    7,761,644 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    20,411,533 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    12.44 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    8,488,073,859 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,746.73 kg

Las Vegas, NV Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Las Vegas is around 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 16.11% lower than the average national electricity rate of 13.99 cents. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $108.04. This is 3.87% below the Nevada average bill of $112.39. NV Energy is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Around 4,194.74 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 4th worst polluter in Nevada out of 133 cities. Total emissions in the city are 2,692,615,450.43 kilograms, which is the worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city is home to no power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Las Vegas

Las Vegas residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.107/kWh$207.63/mo.$67.88/mo.
36th11.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Las Vegas
26th$108.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Las Vegas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Las Vegas, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Colorado River CommissionBUNDLED
NV EnergyBUNDLED11.74108.0413,174,9571,546,548,821

Zips with electric coverage in Las Vegas, Nevada include: 89108, 89110, 89117, 89129, 89131, 89030, 89101, 89149, 89104, 89107, 89102 and 13 other zip code(s).

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Henderson, NV Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Henderson is around 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 16.11% lower than the average national electricity rate of 13.99 cents. The city ranks 6th out of 133 cities in the state for solar generation per capita, with 0.1 megawatt hours per customer being generated. The city is the 11th highest producer out of 133 cities in Nevada, averaging 0.1 megawatt hours produced per citizen per year.

Around 4,161.83 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 127th worst polluter in Nevada out of 133 cities. Total emissions in the city are 1,321,837,590.66 kilograms, which is the 2nd worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in Henderson. Henderson has 2 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 3rd highest number of power plants within a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Henderson

Henderson residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.107/kWh$207.63/mo.$67.88/mo.
36th11.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Henderson
26th$108.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Henderson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Henderson, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Colorado River CommissionBUNDLED
NV EnergyBUNDLED11.74108.0413,174,9571,546,548,821

Zips with electric coverage in Henderson, Nevada include: 89123, 89052, 89074, 89122, 89015, 89183, 89014, 89012, 89002, 89011, 89044 and 3 other zip code(s).

North Las Vegas, NV Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of North Las Vegas is around 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 16.11% lower than the average national electricity rate of 13.99 cents. The city is ranked 3rd in the state in total electricity generated from power plants within its borders, with 421,207 megawatt hours produced. Power production plants in the city are fueled by non-renewable fuel sources for 87.18% of the megawatt hours generate. This is 3rd most out of the 133 cities in Nevada.

Around 4,322.34 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 3rd worst polluter in Nevada out of 133 cities. Total emissions in the city are 1,134,730,042.67 kilograms, which is the 3rd worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. Natural Gas makes up 87.18% of the fuel used for electricity production in North Las Vegas. North Las Vegas has 2 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 3rd highest number of power plants within a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in North Las Vegas

North Las Vegas residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.107/kWh$207.63/mo.$67.88/mo.
36th11.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of North Las Vegas
26th$108.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for North Las Vegas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in North Las Vegas, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Colorado River CommissionBUNDLED
NV EnergyBUNDLED11.74108.04367,22213,174,9571,546,548,821

Zips with electric coverage in North Las Vegas, Nevada include: 89031, 89115, 89030, 89032, 89101, 89081, 89130, 89084, 89106, 89086, 89085 and 2 other zip code(s).

Electricity Production in Clark County, Nevada

Power Plants in Clark County, Nevada

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Chuck Lenzie Generating StationNV Energy (100.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 5,501,8222,159,730,893.6392.55
Higgins Generating StationNV Energy (100.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 2,986,3971,199,056,618.62401.51
Clark County NV Natural Gas 2,938,3221,178,190,773.62400.97
Clark County NV Natural Gas 2,581,239991,308,253.74384.04
Boulder City NV Conventional Hydroelectric 1,797,202
SilverhawkSouthern Nevada Water Authority (15.80%)Nevada Cogeneration Assoc # 1 (9.20%)NV Energy (75.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 1,758,590731,589,369.84416.01
Whitney CDP NV Natural Gas 1,023,449533,555,813.42521.33
Desert Star Energy CenterDesert Star Energy Center SDG&E (100.00%)
Boulder City NV Natural Gas 899,533362,283,757.78402.754/2027
Saguaro PowerParagon Assets (100.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 755,008273,374,352.44362.08
Nevada Cogen Associates 2 Black MountainPanwest NCA2 Holdings LLC (100.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 722,156282,962,082.2391.8310/2030
Nevada Cogen Assoc#1 GarnetVlyBonneville Nevada Corporation (50.00%)NSG New Nevada Holdings LLC (50.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 716,947289,736,464.64404.135/2023
Silver State Solar Power SouthNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Clark County NV Solar 667,613
Moapa Southern PaiuteGoldman Sachs/General Electric (35.00%)Moapa Southern Paiute LLC (65.00%)
Clark County NV Solar 623,408
Boulder City NV Solar 616,016
Techren Solar II LLCTechren Solar II LLC (100.00%)
Boulder City NV Solar 556,935
Copper Mountain Solar 5, LLCConsolidated Edison Development (100.00%)
Boulder City NV Solar 521,299
Las Vegas Generating StationNV Energy (100.00%)
North Las Vegas NV Natural Gas 367,222172,259,661.42469.09
Boulder City NV Solar 357,212
Clark County NV Solar 291,551
Boulder Solar Power, LLCSouthern Company (34.20%)
Clark County NV Solar 263,833

Clark County, Nevada Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 3,746.73 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 2126th worst in the US. This adds up to total emissions of 8,488,073,859.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the county the highest for total emissions in the state. Over 72.37% of electricity in Clark County comes from generation using Natural Gas. Taken together with Solar (21.07%) and Conventional Hydroelectric (6.38%), these three fuel types account for 99.82% of the county's electricity generation. There are 49 electricity plants in Clark County, which is the 11th highest number of power plants in a county in the country.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
72.37%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
21.07%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
6.38%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
0.10%
WASTE HEAT
Waste Heat
0.09%
OTHER
Other
-0.01%

Clark County, Nevada Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity suppliers in Clark County, 75.00% of them report that they offer net metering. Nevada has highly favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 companies who report energy loss from their power grid. The average energy loss amount for these suppliers is 3.83%. The national average is 2.76%, meaning Clark County ranks 880th best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Clark County:

  • Boulder City, Nevada:
    • NV Energy: 41.84%
    • Colorado River Commission: 49.93%
    • Boulder City Utilities: 8.23%
  • Henderson, Nevada:
    • NV Energy: 50.00%
    • Colorado River Commission: 50.00%
  • Las Vegas, Nevada:
    • NV Energy: 48.29%
    • Colorado River Commission: 51.71%
  • Mesquite, Nevada:
    • Overton Power District No 5: 100.00%
  • North Las Vegas, Nevada:
    • Colorado River Commission: 53.08%
    • NV Energy: 46.92%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Clark County, Nevada?

By total megawatt hours sold, NV Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Clark County, Nevada.

How many electric companies offer service in Clark County, Nevada?

Clark County, Nevada is home to 4 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Clark County, Nevada?

There are 49 active electricity plants located in Clark County, Nevada

What electricity companies offer service in Clark County, Nevada?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NV Energy98,616
2Overton Power District No 516,577
3Boulder City Utilities8,220
4Colorado River Commission6

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27