Energy Savings Performance Contract Will Save District Thousands

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

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

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

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

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.