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Sierra Pacific Resources Reviews Third Quarter Earnings on Webcast

Oct 25, 2001

Sierra Pacific Resources
Contact: Analyst Contacts:
Rich Atkinson (775) 834-5640
Barbara Doble (775) 367-5647
Media Contact:
Karl Walquist (775) 834Â-3891
Phone: see above

For Immediate Release

Las Vegas, Nev.Â- Senior management with Sierra Pacific Resources (NYSE: SRP) will discuss the utility holding company's third quarter financial results during a live webcast on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 7 a.m. Pacific standard time. Interested parties can access the webcast with the following Click on the CCBN icon to access the webcast.

A recording of the conference call will be available for two weeks on the Sierra Pacific Resources Investor News website and on CCBN's website, Click on the"conference calls"tab to access the recording on CCBN's site. For those who'd rather listen to the Instant Replay recording by telephone, please call 1- 800-759-0726.

Headquartered in Nevada, Sierra Pacific Resources'principal subsidiaries are Nevada Power Company, the electric utility for Las Vegas and southern Nevada, and Sierra Pacific Power Company, the electric utility for most of northern Nevada and the Lake Tahoe area of California. Sierra Pacific also provides natural gas service to the Reno-Sparks area. Other subsidiaries include the Tuscarora Gas Pipeline Company, which owns 50 percent interest in an interstate natural gas transmission partnership, and Sierra Pacific Communications, a telecommunications company.

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