This volunteer-run, educational non-profit, has been around since 2006 promoting “sustainable practices, renewable energy use, and environmental responsibility in the way we work, play and live”.

Winners of the 2017
Rural Character Photo Contest

1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place


To deliver on that mission in we:

Upcoming projects in the planning stage include a Rural Character Photo Contest, Off-Grid and Alternative Energy workshops and a field trip to The Nature Conservancy’s River Fork Ranch.


GreenACTnv is planning more events for 2017.

They have sponsored several successful forums and field trips including a Locavore Dinner at Tahoe Ridge Winery in April, a trip in May to Churchill Vineyards in Fallon, a Lawn Replacement Forum in July and a tour of Jacobs Family Berry Farm in August.

Contact: President Katherine Winans at jkw@gbis.com or 267-0539.