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About NV Energy

With headquarters in Las Vegas, Nevada, NV Energy offers electricity services 14 states throughout the nation. The company has 2,212,893 electricity customers. There are 1,922,186 residential customers, 286,626 commercial customer accounts, one transportation customer and 4,081 industrial customer accounts. NV Energy averages 14.10 cents per kilowatt hour billed to their customers for residential electricity, which is 8.41% lower than the nationwide average of 15.39. They had sales of 65,487,913 megawatt hours in 2021 sold to end users. During the same timeframe, NV Energy produced 62,097,488 megawatt hours and obtained 24,160,811 megawatt hours through the wholesale electricity market. In 2021, the provider earned 88.51% of their revenue from retail electricity sales and 7.10% from sales to wholesale customers.

Customers of the provider pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $120.13. This is 8.21% less than the US average of $130.88. The company ranks 22nd out of 3509 companies in the nation for megawatt hours generated from solar power. The provider produces a total of 11,172,757.12 megawatt hours from coal use. This makes them the 34th highest producer out of 3509 electricity providers in the country With 35,126,082.22 megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel types, NV Energy is the 31st largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuels in the United States out of 3509 suppliers.

NV Energy Net Metering

Offering net metering to customers is a win-win situation for NV Energy and any people who get their electricity from the company. This is a positive for any consumer potentially installing private solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused kilowatt hours into the grid.

Energy Loss

All companies who transmit electricity suffer from some energy loss via heat depletion or other factors. NV Energy is no different, as they average an annual loss of roughly 2.62% of the total electricity they generate. This percentage of loss results in them being given a rank of 355th best out of 3509 companies who report energy loss in the nation.

NV Energy Rate & Electric Bills

NV Energy residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.099/kWh$191.09/mo.$65.70/mo.
2177th14.10¢NV Energy's Average residential price per kWh
1683rd$120.13Average monthly electricity bill for NV Energy's residential customers

NV Energy Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Parent Company:Berkshire Hathaway Energy
  • Subsidiary CompaniesSierra Pacific Power CompanyMidAmerican Energy
  • Headquarters:6226 West Sahara Avenue
    Las Vegas, Nevada 89146
    United States of America
  • CEO:Doug Cannon

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Quick Facts About NV Energy

NV Energy produces 20,098,472.97 megawatt hours from natural gas and ranks 29th in the nation out of 3509 providers for total natural gas generation.

NV Energy generates 28,944,922 megawatt hours (or 45.18% of their total generation) from the use of sustainable fuels in their power production facilities.

NV Energy is 146th out of 3509 electricity suppliers in the nation for total megawatt hours produced from hydroelectric power.

NV Energy generates 25,316,533 megawatt hours of electricity (or 39.51% of their total electricity production) from wind energy.

NV Energy has the 19th highest total electricity generation in the US, generating 64,071,004.22 megawatt hours.

NV Energy produces 5.91% of their total megawatt hour production from nuclear power sources, which is 3,788,603.5 megawatt hours produced from nuclear.

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Energy Loss

NV Energy's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


355 National Rank

NV Energy Energy Makeup

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NV Energy State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
District of Columbia1452,830,700193.18%
New Jersey1,06025,965,60030
New York5414,533,500663.13%

NV Energy County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Adams County103,7826115.90$142.01/mo
Adams County65,8784114.80$108.34/mo
Adams County27,5645716.59$142.76/mo
Albany County314,6795020.66$138.38/mo
Alexander County5,4884214.83$110.24/mo
Allegany County68,6844014.94$142.15/mo
Allegany County46,6545319.37$128.01/mo
Allegheny County1,246,1166517.85$142.21/mo
Allen County102,4625716.60$142.79/mo
Alpine County1,344425.36$131.97/mo

Power Plants Owned by NV Energy

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rock Island County IL Nuclear 15,154,414
Council Bluffs IA Coal 6,709,145.016,526,471,100.08972.77
Chuck Lenzie Generating StationNV Energy (100.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 6,173,1092,363,518,011.12382.87
Storey County NV Natural Gas 3,855,5891,629,306,787.5422.58
Wapello County IA Coal 3,630,987.013,804,392,388.371,047.76
Louisa County IA Coal 3,554,908.993,652,025,127.251,027.32
Higgins Generating StationNV Energy (100.00%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 2,753,2911,105,817,145.86401.63
Clark County NV Natural Gas 2,537,7151,022,051,695.28402.74
SilverhawkNV Energy (75.00%)Nevada Cogeneration Assoc # 1 (9.20%)Southern Nevada Water Authority (15.80%)
Clark County NV Natural Gas 2,345,127966,658,594.02412.2
Orient IA Wind 1,950,084

NV Energy Fuel Makeup

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Cities NV Energy Has Coverage

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NV Energy FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for NV Energy customers each month?

Customers of NV Energy pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $120.13.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for NV Energy customers?

Customers of NV Energy, on average, have an electricity BUNDLED rate 14.10 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of NV Energy?

The CEO of NV Energy is Doug Cannon.

How many states does NV Energy sell electricity to?

There are 14 states that receive at least some electricity coverage by NV Energy.

What cities does NV Energy provider electricity in?

NV Energy supplies to 6410 cities in the nation including California, Texas, New York, Pennsylvania, and Illinois.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with NV Energy?

There are 37 power plants owned by or associated with NV Energy.

What is the phone number for NV Energy?

You can reach NV Energy by phone via (702) 402-5555.

What percentage of NV Energy's electricity is generated using renewable fuel sources?

Power plants owned by or associated with NV Energy produce 45.18% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

What company is NV Energy owned by?

Berkshire Hathaway Energy is the owner of NV Energy.

Does NV Energy have any subsidiary companies?

NV Energy owns Sierra Pacific Power Company and MidAmerican Energy.

How many counties does NV Energy have customers in in?

NV Energy sells electricity in 578 counties.

What percentage of NV Energy's electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel sources?

NV Energy produces 54.82% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-11