White Pine County, Nevada Electric Profile

White Pine County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 34.16 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

When calculating by number of customers, Mount Wheeler Power is the largest electricity provider in White Pine County.

White Pine County ranks 10th out of 17 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents consuming over 100,000 megawatt hours.

In White Pine County, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production has fallen by 1.07% over the last year.

White Pine County uses only 37.25% of the electricity generated in the county.

On average, White Pine County residents are responsible for 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, making them the 14th highest polluting county based on per capita pollution.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    121,898 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.72 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    327,279 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    327,279 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    34.16 MWh

Ely, NV Electric Overview

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Ely has an average residential electricity rate of 7.52 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 33.74% lower than the state's average rate of 11.36 cents, resulting in the city ranking 1st out of 131 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $101.51 per month. Mount Wheeler Power is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

Ely emits 4,137.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 5th worst polluting city out of 131 cities in Nevada based on emissions per capita. A total of 16,692,834.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 36th highest in the state for total pollution. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ely

Ely 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 Ely
5th$101.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ely Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ely, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mount Wheeler PowerBUNDLED7.52101.5183,0756,251,092

McGill CDP, NV Electric Overview

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McGill CDP's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 7.52 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 11.36 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average monthly residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $101.51 per month. Mount Wheeler Power is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

On average, McGill CDP residents emit 4,137.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 5th highest polluting city out of 131 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 3,743,993.77 kilograms, the city ranks 66th worst in Nevada for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in McGill CDP

McGill 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 McGill CDP
5th$101.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for McGill CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in McGill CDP, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mount Wheeler PowerBUNDLED7.52101.5183,0756,251,092

Ruth CDP, NV Electric Overview

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Ruth CDP's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 7.52 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 33.74% less than the average state rate of 11.36 cents and 44.06% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With a population of 132 citizens, the city is the 104th most populated city in the state. Mount Wheeler Power sells 12.67 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other vendors.

Around 4,137.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 5th highest polluter in Nevada out of 131 cities. A total of 546,085.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 102nd worst in Nevada for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Ruth CDP must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ruth CDP

Ruth 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 Ruth CDP
5th$101.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ruth CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ruth CDP, Nevada

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mount Wheeler PowerBUNDLED7.52101.5183,0756,251,092

Energy Production in White Pine County, Nevada

Power Plants in White Pine County, Nevada

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Spring Valley Wind ProjectSpring Valley Wind LLC (100.00%)
White Pine County NV Wind 327,279

White Pine County, Nevada Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

White Pine County is the 14th highest ranked county in the state out of 17 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the county emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them 2960th highest county in the country for CO2 emissions per capita. The county has the 1432nd highest power plant of any county in the United States, with one total power plant. This translates to the 782nd most power plants per resident in the US. In White Pine County, Wind is 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

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White Pine County, Nevada Net Metering

Out of the 2 companies in White Pine County, only one of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. Regulations put in place at the state level are highly favorable for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in White Pine County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 2.56% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, White Pine County is ranked as the 359th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in White Pine County, Nevada

FAQ

How many power plants are located within White Pine County, Nevada?

There is one active power plant located in White Pine County, Nevada

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

By total customer count, Mount Wheeler Power is the largest electricity supplier in White Pine County, Nevada.

How many electric companies offer service in White Pine County, Nevada?

White Pine County, Nevada is home to 2 electricity suppliers serving consumers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in White Pine County, Nevada?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Mount Wheeler Power3,990
2Wells Rural Electric Company125

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16