Nye County, NV: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Nye County, Nevada Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Nye County, Nevada Electricity Overview

Nye County is 6th in the state rankings for total megawatt hours generated from sustainable energy, with 326,642 megawatt hours produced from renewable fuel types.

Nye County generates 53.96% of their required electricity and must bring in the remaining 46.04% from other counties.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Nye County saw a 18.40% decrease during the previous year.

As the 98th largest producer of solar power in the United States, Nye County produces a total of 326,642 megawatt hours from solar.

At $130.35, the Nye County average monthly residential electricity bill is 5.56% lower than the US average bill.

Nye County ranks 6th out of 17 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents consuming 605,394.32 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    605,394 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.08 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    326,642 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    326,642 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.52 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    82,459,823 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,646.04 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Tonopah CDP

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Tonopah CDP Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

17.15¢ per kWh

  • 0.95% lower than last month
  • 6.77% lower than April last year
  • 3.41% higher than the Nevada average
  • 1.44% higher than the US average
  • 129th in the state out of 130 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 21,699th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,344 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,954 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.84¢ per kWh

  • 0.61% lower than last month
  • 8.98% higher than April last year
  • 1.79% higher than the Nevada average
  • 4.42% higher than the US average
  • 129th in the state out of 130 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 23,507th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 146 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,374 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$95.85 per month

  • 3.09% higher than last month
  • 11.1% lower than April last year
  • 6.15% lower than the Nevada average
  • 14.99% lower than the US average
  • 109th in the state out of 130 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since April last year
  • 8,538th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,921 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 9,833 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$137.44 per month

  • 0.72% lower than last month
  • 1.79% higher than April last year
  • 2.48% lower than the Nevada average
  • 1% higher than the US average
  • 120th in the state out of 130 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 16,624th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 676 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,775 since April last year

Pahrump CDP, NV Electricity Overview

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Pahrump CDP emits 3,574.86 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 38th highest polluting city out of 133 cities in Nevada based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 151,827,934.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 12th highest for total pollution in Nevada. The city is home to zero power plants.

Zips with electric coverage in Pahrump CDP, Nevada include: 89048, 89060, 89061

Tonopah CDP, NV Electricity Overview

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Tonopah CDP's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 16.84 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 1.79% higher than Nevada's average rate of 16.54 cents, ranking the city at 129th best for average electricity rate out of 133 cities in the state. NV Energy sells an estimated 5,121.73 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other provider. The average residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $137.44 per month, while the Nevada average is $142.04.

Tonopah CDP emits 3,574.86 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 4th highest polluting city out of 133 cities in Nevada based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 6,774,362.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 46th highest for total pollution in Nevada. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tonopah CDP

Tonopah CDP residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.184/kWh$0.107/kWh$273.09/mo.$67.88/mo.
129th16.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tonopah CDP
120th$137.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tonopah CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tonopah CDP, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
NV EnergyBUNDLED16.84137.2912,049,744.282,028,762,092

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Amargosa Valley CDP, NV Electricity Overview

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Amargosa Valley CDP emits 3,574.86 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 4th highest polluting city out of 133 cities in Nevada based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 5,201,423.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 51st highest for total pollution in Nevada. The city is home to zero power plants.

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Electricity Production in Nye County, Nevada

Power Plants in Nye County, Nevada

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Nye County NV Solar 228,287
Crescent Dunes Solar EnergyTonopah Solar Energy LLC (100.00%)
Nye County NV Solar 98,355

Nye County, Nevada Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Nye County emits 1,646.04 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity consumption, which makes it the 13th worst polluting county out of 17 counties in the state and 2785th out of 3230 counties nationally. This adds up to total emissions of 82,459,823.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the county the 1950th highest for total pollution in the country. Power generating facilities in the county primarily use Solar, which makes up 326,642 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Nye County has 2 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 331st most power plants in a county.

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Nye County, Nevada Net Metering

Nye County has 2 out of 2 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Consumers in Nevada have highly favorable net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

Nye County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 2.55% of their energy lost per year. The US average for energy loss is 2.87% while the state average is 2.21%, resulting in a rank of 252nd best in the nation and a state rank of 12th best out of 3230 and 17 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Nye County, Nevada

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Nye County, Nevada?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NV Energy272,787
2Mount Wheeler Power1,838

How many power plants are located within Nye County, Nevada?

There are 2 power plants located in Nye County, Nevada

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Nye County, Nevada?

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

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

There are 2 electricity providers operating in Nye County, Nevada.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2023-12-06