Coso Operating Company
In addition to providing clean and green power to the grid, Coso Operating Company has a long track record of being responsible stewards of the environment and the natural resources under its control. The Coso Geothermal projects also have been a major economic benefit to Inyo and Kern County residents. As the largest private taxpayer in Inyo County, Coso has generated over $140 million in property taxes and has provided substantial revenue from the BLM royalty process and sales tax.
The Company is one of the largest private employers in the area and purchases goods and services from more than 50 local businesses. It also is a major supporter of local schools, charities and community organizations. Coso Team Members are responsible members of the communities in which they live and are concerned about maintaining the quality of life and unique High Desert lifestyle.