Nevada Rate Adjustment

We are committed to providing safe and reliable natural gas service to Nevada with our continued investment in the communities we live and serve.
Southwest Gas filed a general rate case application (Docket No. 21-09001) with the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada on August 31, 2021, seeking a rate adjustment with the proposed rate adjustment to be effective in April 2022.
The proposed rate adjustment in the Company's general rate case filing provides a $30.5 million increase in revenues to cover the Company’s current cost to provide safe and reliable natural gas service in Nevada. Please see the chart for the requested adjustment in your jurisdiction.
 
Jurisdiction Filed Adjustment
Southern Nevada $26.1 million
Northern Nevada $4.4 million

Frequently Asked Questions

How will this affect my bill?
Under the proposed increase, we estimate that the average residential customer in Southern Nevada will experience an increase of approximately $3.39 a month.
 
We estimate that the average residential customer in Northern Nevada will experience an increase of approximately $3.49 a month.
When will I see this change on my bill?
At this time, the new rates are expected to be in place in April 2022. This proposal will be thoroughly examined by the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada Staff, Commissioners, the Bureau of Consumer Protection, and others prior to approval.
Why does Southwest Gas need to adjust my rates?
The proposed rate adjustment provides a $30.5 million increase in revenues to cover the Company’s current cost to provide safe and reliable natural gas service in Nevada.
Is Southwest Gas changing the components on my bill?
No, there will not be changes to the current rate design that's been in place since November 2009. The rate design will continue to include a monthly basic service charge and a volumetric rate — that captures both the delivery charge and gas cost component on your bill.
Is Southwest Gas changing the basic service charge?
No, there will not be changes to the current basic service charge on your bill.
Where can I get more information?
More information can be found below:

August 31, 2021 Filing Documents