Incline Village, NV….According to NV Energy’s website there are 3,066 customers without power as of 7:38 PM | Jan 11, 2017. High winds, heavy rain/snow and flooding are causing multiple outages throughout northern Nevada including Reno, Carson/Douglas County and Lake Tahoe. Our crews are on scene or in route to work on restoring power to all customers as quickly and as safely as possible. LAKE TAHOE CUSTOMERS – During Tuesday’s white out and blizzard conditions in Lake Tahoe we had limited access to our equipment and power lines. We currently have multiple crews in the Lake Tahoe area that are trouble shooting and making repairs. We are working as quickly and safely as possible to restore power. Please consider any downed power lines as live and dangerous and remain a safe distance from them. Report any downed lines or outages to us or call 9-1-1.
NV Energy has served citizens in northern Nevada for over 150 years, and southern Nevada since 1906. Nevada Power, Sierra Pacific Power and Sierra Pacific Resources merged in July 1999 to create one of the fastest growing energy companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange. In 2008, both subsidiaries began doing business as NV Energy signaling our commitment to serving Nevada’s energy needs. Our service area covers 45,592 square miles of the fastest growing state in the U.S.
Among the many communities we serve are Las Vegas, Reno-Sparks, Henderson, and Elko. We also provide natural gas to more than 155,000 citizens in the Reno-Sparks area.