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The Potential Economic Impact of Constructing and Operating Solar Power Generation Facilities in Nevada

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R. K. Schwer, M. Riddel
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The purpose of this study is to estimate the economic impact, in terms of employment, personal income and gross state product (GSP) of developing some portion of Nevada's solar energy generation resources. An examination of the stock of renewable resources in Nevada proves that the state has the potential to be a leader in renewable-electric generation.