Humboldt County, Nevada Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Humboldt County, Nevada Electricity Overview

Humboldt County produces 247,246 megawatt hours from solar energy, making it 3rd out of 17 counties in the state for total megawatt hours generated by solar power sources.

Humboldt County averages 27.2 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 5th highest in Nevadacounties.

Residents of Humboldt County consume enough electricity to emit 11,309.95 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, compared to the state average of 4,194.74.

Humboldt County ranks 9th out of 17 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population using 220,089.79 megawatt hours.

With 1,808,280.71 megawatt hours produced using coal, Humboldt County ranks 1st out of 17 counties in Nevada in coal power electricity production.

Humboldt County has experienced a 109.26% rise in the use of non-renewable fuel types over the last year, which is an unfortunate circumstance.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    220,090 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.73 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,284,539 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    470,161 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,814,378 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    132.17 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    195,492,450 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    11,309.95 kg

Winnemucca, NV Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Winnemucca, which is 0.10% lower than the average state price of 11.75 cents and 16.11% below the national average of 13.99 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $108.04. This is 12.78% lower than the national average bill of $123.86. With an estimated 266 residential customers, NV Energy is the largest supplier in the city.

The inhabitants of Winnemucca have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 35,365,843.22 kilograms, which is 27th highest amount in the state out of 133 cities. Averaging 4,194.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 35th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Winnemucca

Winnemucca 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 Winnemucca
26th$108.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Winnemucca Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Winnemucca, Nevada

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

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Fort McDermitt CDP, NV Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 8.58 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Fort McDermitt CDP, which is 27.01% lower than the average state price of 11.75 cents and 38.70% below the national average of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $163.15 per month. Fort McDermitt CDP has the 93rd largest population in the state, with 267 citizens living within its borders.

The inhabitants of Fort McDermitt CDP have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,119,995.27 kilograms, which is 92nd highest amount in the state out of 133 cities. Averaging 4,194.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 35th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fort McDermitt CDP

Fort McDermitt CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.086/kWh$0.084/kWh$163.15/mo.$133.28/mo.
17th8.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort McDermitt CDP
127th$163.15Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fort McDermitt CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fort McDermitt CDP, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Harney Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.58163.1514,061.211,206,038.05

Golconda CDP, NV Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Golconda CDP, which is 0.10% lower than the average state price of 11.75 cents and 16.11% below the national average of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $108.04 per month, while the US average is $123.86. With a population of 182 citizens, the city is the 103rd most populous city in Nevada.

The inhabitants of Golconda CDP have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 763,442.47 kilograms, which is 102nd highest amount in the state out of 133 cities. Averaging 4,194.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 4th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Golconda CDP

Golconda CDP 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 Golconda CDP
26th$108.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Golconda CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Golconda CDP, Nevada

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

Electricity Production in Humboldt County, Nevada

Power Plants in Humboldt County, Nevada

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Humboldt County NV Coal 1,815,487.022,029,217,864.511,117.7312/2025
Battle Mountain Solar ProjectConsolidated Edison Development (100.00%)
Humboldt County NV Solar 246,137
NGP Blue Mountain I LLCNGP Blue Mountain I LLC (100.00%)
Humboldt County NV Geothermal 222,915

Humboldt County, Nevada Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Humboldt County, Coal makes up 79.15% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity production. Solar and Geothermal are also primary fuel sources in the county, with 10.82% and 9.76% of total electricity generation coming from each type, respectively. On average, the county's citizens emit 11,309.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 313th highest polluting county in the US based on emissions per capita. A total of 195,492,449.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year. There are 3 power plants in Humboldt County, which is the 5th highest number of plants in a county in Nevada.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
79.15%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
10.82%
GEOTHERMAL
Geothermal
9.76%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.32%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.05%

Humboldt County, Nevada Net Metering

Out of the 2 providers in Humboldt County, 2 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Nevada has some of the best net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

In Humboldt County one company reports energy loss, NV Energy. They average an annual energy loss of 3.59%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Humboldt County is ranked as the 680th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Humboldt County, Nevada

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Humboldt County, Nevada?

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

Which electricity companies offer service in Humboldt County, Nevada?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NV Energy101,606
2Harney Electric Cooperative1,370

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

Humboldt County, Nevada is home to 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Humboldt County, Nevada?

Humboldt County, Nevada has 3 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-24