Clean Energy & Geothermal

Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe is set to be a leader in clean energy

Greater Reno-Tahoe's geography, climate and tax friendliness allow for growth throughout the clean energy sector. Close to the metro area are opportunities for:

  • Geothermal Power – Nevada is home to one of the most active geothermal landscapes in the world, making it the perfect environment for geothermal power. Top 15 Reasons Reno, Nevada is a Center for Geothermal Excellence/Map
  • Solar – Nevada ranks first in solar resources with an average of 250 days of sunshine each year
  • Wind Power – Greater Reno-Sparks-Tahoe's open spaces make it an excellent spot to generate power from the wind.
  • Biofuels – Greater Reno--Sparks - Tahoe's biofuels community is growing, and the rise in biofueled vehicles make the opportunities in this market abound.




Stan Thomas
Executive Vice President - Marketing & Competitive Expansion
(775) 829.3731 or

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