Eureka County, Nevada Electric Profile

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The monthly residential electricity bill average in Eureka County is $105.57, compared to the Nevada average bill of $112.75. Eureka County residents enjoy a 6.37% lower average expense each month compared to other consumers in Nevada.

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NV Energy is the largest electricity provider in Eureka County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Eureka County is ranked 2nd out of 17 for highest polluting county in the state when considering pollution per person.

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Eureka County uses non-renewable fuels to generate 481.64 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 2nd highest county in Nevada for non-renewable generation per capita.

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Over 9.36% of Eureka County’s electricity generation comes from renewable fuel sources, ranking Eureka County at 10th in the state for renewable electricity production.

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Eureka County produces 9.36% of its electricity from renewable fuels, or 49.76 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    25,817 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.72 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,078,210 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    100,963 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    977,247 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    531.4 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    23,353,823 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    11,510.02 kg

Crescent Valley CDP, NV Electric Overview

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Crescent Valley CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 11.31 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 0.39% below the average Nevada price of 11.36 cents and 15.90% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $108.65 per month. With 63 residential customers, NV Energy is the largest vendor in the city.

Crescent Valley CDP emits 4,137.01 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 5th highest polluting city out of 131 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of Crescent Valley CDP from electricity use is 1,911,298.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 76th highest in the state. The city has zero power generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Crescent Valley CDP

Crescent Valley CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.107/kWh$207.63/mo.$67.88/mo.
35th11.31¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Crescent Valley CDP
17th$108.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Crescent Valley CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Crescent Valley CDP, Nevada

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NV EnergyBUNDLED11.31108.65No DataIcon representing missing value.13,582,7621,536,554,258

Eureka CDP, NV Electric Overview

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The residential electricity rate is, on average, 7.52 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Eureka CDP, which is 33.74% below Nevada's average rate of 11.36 cents and 44.06% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $101.51 per month. Eureka CDP has the 77th highest population in the state, with 462 residents .

Electricity use in Eureka CDP creates 1,911,298.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 76th most of any city in Nevada. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,137.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 5th highest polluting city in Nevada for CO2 pollution per capita. All of the 5,878.6 megawatt hours consumed in the city must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity facilities in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Eureka CDP

Eureka CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.094/kWh$0.063/kWh$152.94/mo.$57.93/mo.
1st7.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Eureka CDP
5th$101.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Eureka CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Eureka CDP, Nevada

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Mount Wheeler PowerBUNDLED7.52101.51No DataIcon representing missing value.83,0756,251,092

Energy Production in Eureka County, Nevada

Power Plants in Eureka County, Nevada

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TS Power PlantNevada Gold Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Eureka County NV Coal 977,246.99975,320,855.14998.03YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Eureka County NV Geothermal 100,963No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Eureka County, Nevada Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Roughly 23,353,822.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released a year in Eureka County from electricity consumption. Additionally, the county ranks 308th highest in the United States for pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. Coal makes up 90.38% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in Eureka County. Combined with Geothermal (9.36%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.26%), the three fuel types make up 100.00% of the generation. Eureka County isp home to 2 electricity generation plants, which is 1044th most in the country and 49th highest when considering power plants per capita.

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90.38%
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9.36%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.26%

Eureka County, Nevada Net Metering

Eureka County has 2 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. At the state level, Nevada has great net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Eureka County is 3.07%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including NV Energy, Wells Rural Electric Company, and Mount Wheeler Power. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, Eureka County is ranked as the 529th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Eureka County, Nevada

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Eureka County, Nevada?

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1NV Energy30,159
2Wells Rural Electric Company799
3Mount Wheeler Power797

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Eureka County, Nevada?

By total customer count, NV Energy is the largest electricity provider in Eureka County, Nevada.

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

Eureka County, Nevada has 3 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

How many power plants are located in Eureka County, Nevada?

There are 2 power plants in Eureka County, Nevada

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16