Wind Energy in Nevada

Find wind data and information in Nevada, including maps, capacity, ordinances, and more.

Capacity & Generation

Installed Capacity 152 MW Source: American Wind Energy Association Market Report

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration's Open Data API, Electricity Net Generation.
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration. Net Generation from Wind. Updated Annually.

WETO R&D Projects

To view a list of wind research and development projects in Nevada funded by DOE’s Wind Energy Technologies Office, visit the Wind R&D Projects Map and select Nevada from the dropdown menu.

Maps & Data

Wind Education & Training

Career training and projects at schools in Nevada.

Training Locations

University of Nevada - Reno

Wind for Schools Project Locations

There are no Wind for Schools projects in Nevada.

Nevada Offices & Organizations

Clean Energy Group

Clean Energy Group is a leading national, nonprofit organization working on innovative policy, technology, and finance programs in the areas of clean energy and climate change. The group's projects concentrate on climate and clean energy issues at the state, national, and international levels and include stakeholders from governments and the private and nonprofit sectors. Clean Energy Group assists states to create and implement innovative practices and public funding programs for clean energy project deployment; creates networks of U.S. and international policy makers to address climate stabilization strategies; and advances effective distributed innovation theories, finance, and commercialization tools for new climate technologies.

Interwest Energy Alliance

Interwest Energy Alliance is a leading regional driver for the responsible expansion of renewable energy in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. The non-profit trade association joins the nation’s renewable energy industry with the West’s advocacy community in a consensus-based, collaborative approach to market development in the West.

NVEnergy WindGenerations Program

Through its WindGenerations program, NV Energy offers one-time cash incentives to NV Energy customers who install small wind systems.