Energy Savings Performance Contract Will Save District Thousands


(06/14/2012)
Nevada’s fourth largest school district, Lyon County School District in Yerington, Nev., has entered into an Energy Savings Performance Contract that is expected to save the District $345,000 annually for 15 years.

Energy Department Offers Nevada Solar Facility Loan Guarantee


(06/08/2011)
The U.S. Department of Energy recently offered a $45.6 million loan conditional guarantee for a 20-megawatt solar facility in Nevada.

First Registered Floating Building Aims for LEED


(06/02/2011)
The first floating building project is set for dedication at a public ceremony on Monday, June 6, by the National Park Service and Forever Resorts LLC.

Feds Approve Ninth Public Solar Project


(12/29/2010)
The Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project has received approval from Department of the Interior. The facility, which will be located outside Tonopah in Nevada’s Nye County, is the ninth large-scale solar power facility approved by the Obama Administration as part of its push to develop renewable energy production on public lands.

First Solar Completes Large-Scale Solar Project


(12/06/2010)
First Solar announced this week that it has completed construction on what it says is America’s largest solar photovoltaic plant, a the 48-megawatt Copper Mountain Solar facility in Boulder City, Nevada.