How do I reduce my utility bill?

Public Works offers a home energy audit that can help with identifying ways to reduce electric consumption in your home. The primary use of electricity in most households is for cooling purposes. The City offers a rebate program for updating to a more efficient air conditioning system. See all available City rebates at You can also install a programmable thermostat to help reduce energy consumption when you are not home. In addition, the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) offers a rebate program for the removal of turf. Visit their web page at

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1. Why does the City have to increase utility rates?
2. How do I reduce my utility bill?
3. I do not make much money. Is there any help for me?
4. Why doesn’t Boulder City get cheap power from all of the solar plants in the Eldorado Valley?
5. What about the City land sales, will those help the Utility Fund?
6. I am a resident and business owner. How will the rate increase affect my monthly bill?
7. When will this increase take effect?