NV Energy
1,357,000 Customers
2,500 Employees

Lighting Up the Nevada Economy

NV Energy has been providing the state with safe, reliable energy for more than a century. The company serves approximately 90 percent of the state with electricity – keeping the lights on for more than 2.4 million citizens, throughout Nevada as well as a state tourist population exceeding 40 million annually. NV Energy also provides natural gas service to 155,000 customers in the Reno-Sparks area.

NV Energy serves its customers through a generation portfolio primarily fueled by natural gas but renewable energy also is an important part of the company's generation mix. Currently, the company has contracts with 42 renewable energy facilities to provide energy to customers, including geothermal, solar thermal, solar photovoltaic, hydro, biomass, wind and waste-heat recovery.

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Service Area
NV Energy Service Area
46,000
Square Miles
Las Vegas Energy Service

NV Energy began providing safe, reliable energy to Las Vegas in 1906 when the city was little more than a village at the end of a railroad line.

Renewable Energy

NV Energy customers have the option of paying a little more each month to purchase 50 percent or 100 percent of their electricity from Nevada renewable resources.

For a Brighter Tomorrow

NV Energy constantly looks toward the future, ensuring they have what it takes to meet the needs of a growing customer base.

Renewable Energy

Since 2006, nearly 2,500 megawatts of natural gas-fueled generation have been added to the Southern Nevada fleet. This is enough energy to meet the needs of more than 1.5 million homes.

Renewable Energy

NV Energy signed its first contract for geothermal power in 1983, and just this past year, the company surpassed the renewable energy threshold of one gigawatt under contract.

Generation Capacity

In the past few years, NV Energy increased its generation capacity by nearly 50 percent with the addition of 541 megawatts of highly efficient natural gas-fueled generating units.

21k Hours Donated
In 2014, NV Energy employees donated 21,498 hours of their time to volunteer with nonprofit organizations statewide.
$5.1m Nonprofit Funding
Funding provided by NV Energy and its Foundation in 2014 to support hundreds of nonprofits throughout Nevada.
$1.28m Contributions
The largest corporate and employee supporter of the United Way of Southern Nevada and the United Way of Northern Nevada and the Sierra.
NVEnergize

Keeping Customers Plugged In

NV Energy is one of the most reliable utilities in the nation, but power outages do sometimes occur. NV Energy's online Outage Center service allows customers to report an outage, receive updates and view an outage map featuring continual updates.

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