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Nevada Wind Activities

Nevada wind resource map.

This Nevada wind map shows the wind resource at an 80-m height.

This page summarizes wind activities in Nevada.

Wind Working Group

State Wind Working Groups form strategic alliances to communicate wind's benefits and challenges to state stakeholders.

Anemometer Loan Program

Anemometer data can help businesses, farmers, homeowners, and municipalities determine whether there is enough wind energy at a site to make a wind turbine investment economically feasible. Such data can also aid windfarm developers in determining whether an area is suitable for developing a large, utility-scale wind plant.

80-Meter Wind Map

The wind map can be used as a guide to identify regions for commercial wind development.

Small Wind Consumer's Guide

This guide provides consumers with information to help them determine whether a small wind electric system can provide all or a portion of the energy they need for their home or business based on their wind resource, energy needs, and economics.

More Wind Activities in Nevada

Resources

Links to websites such as state programs.

Past Events

List of WINDExchange initiative-related past events.

School Wind Projects

Nevada has some schools with wind projects.

Educational Programs

Nevada has some schools with educational programs or trainings.

News and Publications

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NV Publication
Small Wind
Small Wind Electric Systems: A Nevada Consumer's Guide [..More]
10/31/2008 NV Publication
Econ. Dev.
Economic Benefits, Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Reductions, and Water Conservation Benefits from 1,000 Megawatts (MW) of New Wind Power in Nevada [..More]
1/19/2011 NV News
Small Wind
Policy
Nevada WindGenerations Program [..More]
9/2/2011 NV News
Construction Begins on Nevada's First Wind Farm [..More]