Lyon County, Nevada Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lyon County, Nevada Electricity Overview

Over 2.98% of Lyon County's electricity production comes from sustainable fuel sources, ranking Lyon County at 13th in Nevada for sustainable electricity production.

Emitting 418,734,680.12 kilograms of CO2 gases, Lyon County has the 716th highest pollution level from electricity consumption out of 3221 counties in the United States.

Lyon County generates 2.98% of their electricity from hydroelectric power, roughly 17,706 megawatt hours per year.

The average monthly residential electric cost in Lyon County is 3.87% lower than the Nevada average and 12.78% lower than the nationwide average.

Lyon County is home to 59,235 people and its power plants generate 593,174 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a production per capita average of 10.01 megawatt hours per capita.

Lyon County is the 427th highest county in the United States for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 9.71 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    754,239 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.73 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    593,174 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    17,706 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    575,468 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    10.01 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    418,734,680 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,069.04 kg

Fernley, NV Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Fernley is around 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 0.10% lower than Nevada's average rate of 11.75 cents, which ranks the city 36th best for average electricity rate out of 133 cities in Nevada. The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Fernley average is 12.78% lower at $108.04 per month. Selling an estimated 76,427.55 megawatt hours a year, NV Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Fernley accounts for 96,038,545.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 15th highest in the state out of 133 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 4,194.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Fernley is the 4th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fernley

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

Electric Companies With Service in Fernley, 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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Dayton CDP, NV Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Dayton CDP is around 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 0.10% lower than Nevada's average rate of 11.75 cents, which ranks the city 36th best for average electricity rate out of 133 cities in Nevada. The city's hydroelectric dams and other facilities generate 17,706 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the city's electricity. NV Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

The consumption of electricity in Dayton CDP accounts for 57,729,838.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 21st highest in the state out of 133 cities. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 3,809.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 129th ranked city in the state for CO2 pollution emitted per capita. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in Dayton CDP. Dayton CDP has the 3rd highest power generation plants of any city in Nevada, with 2 total power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dayton CDP

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

Electric Companies With Service in Dayton 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

Silver Springs CDP, NV Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Silver Springs CDP is around 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 0.10% lower than Nevada's average rate of 11.75 cents, which ranks the city 36th best for average electricity rate out of 133 cities in Nevada. The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Silver Springs CDP average is 12.78% lower at $108.04 per month. Selling an estimated 45,801.61 megawatt hours a year, NV Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Silver Springs CDP accounts for 23,612,184.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 32nd highest in the state out of 133 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 4,194.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Silver Springs CDP is the 4th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Silver Springs CDP

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

Electric Companies With Service in Silver Springs 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 Lyon County, Nevada

Power Plants in Lyon County, Nevada

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Fort ChurchillNV Energy (100.00%)
Lyon County NV Natural Gas 575,468365,673,708.12635.449/2028
FleishTruckee Meadows Water Authority (100.00%)
Dayton CDP NV Conventional Hydroelectric 14,451
WashoeTruckee Meadows Water Authority (100.00%)
Dayton CDP NV Conventional Hydroelectric 3,255

Lyon County, Nevada Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Lyon County results in 418,734,680.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 716th largest emissions amount of any county in the country. More telling of the county's pollution reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 7,069.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 3rd ranked county in the state and 743rd nationally for CO2 emissions released per capita. About 97.02% of electricity in Lyon County comes from generation using Natural Gas. Lyon County is home to 3 electricity producing plants, which is 734th highest in the country.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
97.02%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
2.98%

Lyon County, Nevada Net Metering

Lyon County is home to one electric company. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the sole supplier in town allows for net metering. Citizens of Nevada have favorable net metering laws and regulations that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

The one company in Lyon County who reports energy loss data reported an annual loss of 3.59%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Lyon County is ranked as the 680th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Lyon County, Nevada

Providers In Each City in Lyon County:

  • Fernley, Nevada:
    • NV Energy: 100.00%
  • Yerington, Nevada:
    • NV Energy: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Lyon County, Nevada by megawatt hours sold is NV Energy.

How many power plants are in Lyon County, Nevada?

Lyon County, Nevada has 3 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lyon County, Nevada?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NV Energy53,542

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-27