Bioenergy, Geothermal, Wind Power

Sierra Pacific Diversifies with RFPs in Wind, Geothermal, and Biomass Energy

Las Vegas, Nevada [] Sierra Pacific Resources announced that its two Nevada based utility subsidiaries, Nevada Power and Sierra Pacific Power Company, have issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for renewable energy resources. Proposals will be considered for wind, geothermal, biomass and other non-solar resources eligible for portfolio energy credits under the Nevada renewable portfolio standard. Responses to the RFP are due back to the utilities no later than October 23, 2006.