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Clean Energy Advocates Applaud Switch Announcement of Giant Solar Development in Nevada

Clean energy advocates cheered the news that Nevada will soon be home to the largest solar development in the country, and the second largest in the world, after Switch announced a partnership with Capital Dynamics to build 1 gigawatt of solar in Nevada. Switch, which has committed to power its data centers in Nevada with 100 percent renewable energy, said the solar project will produce enough power for 1 million [...]

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Letter from RenewNV partners to the Legislative Committee on Energy

January 10, 2018 Legislative Committee on Energy c/o Legislative Counsel Bureau 401 S. Carson Street Carson City NV 89701 Chair Atkinson and members of the committee: As the Legislative Committee on Energy meets for the first time, the undersigned clean energy advocates want to thank our legislative leaders for their work, and urge you to continue to build on the success of the past. Nevada must maintain its leadership on [...]

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Consumer and solar advocates applaud utility regulators for rejecting harmful fee increase

Las Vegas, NV – Advocates for consumers and clean energy applauded a unanimous decision by the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) that will both protect the growing residential rooftop solar energy industry and lower consumer power bills. The three-member commission voted on the order Dec. 29, decisively rejecting a proposed increase in “fixed rates” that would have hurt rooftop solar and energy efficiency investors. The Commission held a Consumer Session on Dec. 6 [...]

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Advocates Speak Up for Clean Energy at Public Utilities Commission Session

Advocates for clean-energy jobs, clean air and healthy communities thanked the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, the Nevada Legislature and Gov. Brian Sandoval for defending solar and other renewable energy at the regular consumer session of the PUCN. Nevada lawmakers this year enacted nine new laws to revitalize the rooftop solar industry, bring energy efficiency to renters and low-income households, establish incentives for energy storage and electric vehicle charging stations, [...]

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NEVADA CLEAN ENERGY GROUPS ASK FOR DEBATE QUESTIONS THAT MATTER

Members of the RenewNV partnership in Nevada are calling on Chris Wallace to talk about the potential to create jobs by investing in a robust renewable energy economy, particularly in states like Nevada with incredible clean energy resources. RenewNV partners will be closely watching Wednesday’s debate at University of Nevada, Las Vegas in the hopes that the candidates discuss real solutions to the nation’s energy and economic challenges, which can [...]

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CLEAN ENERGY ADVOCATES APPLAUD “YES ON QUESTION 3” PRINCIPLES

Clean energy advocacy organizations released the following statements in reaction to Nevadans for Affordable Clean Energy Choices releasing principles for Question 3, the Energy Choice Initiative. Question 3, which will appear on Nevada’s statewide ballot in November, is a ballot measure to provide Nevadans with affordable renewable energy options. Organizations working in the U.S. Southwest applauded the Question 3-related principles: • Tom Polikalas, Nevada representative, Southwest Energy Efficiency Project: “SWEEP was [...]

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CLEAN ENERGY ADVOCATES APPLAUD “YES ON QUESTION 3” PRINCIPLES

Clean energy advocacy organizations released the following statements in reaction to Nevadans for Affordable Clean Energy Choices releasing principles for Question 3, the Energy Choice Initiative. Question 3, which will appear on Nevada’s statewide ballot in November, is a ballot measure to provide Nevadans with affordable renewable energy options. Organizations working in the U.S. Southwest applauded the Question 3-related principles: • Tom Polikalas, Nevada representative, Southwest Energy Efficiency Project: “SWEEP was [...]

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CLEAN ENERGY ADVOCATES APPLAUD “YES ON QUESTION 3” PRINCIPLES

Clean energy advocacy organizations released the following statements in reaction to Nevadans for Affordable Clean Energy Choices releasing principles for Question 3, the Energy Choice Initiative. Question 3, which will appear on Nevada’s statewide ballot in November, is a ballot measure to provide Nevadans with affordable renewable energy options. Organizations working in the U.S. Southwest applauded the Question 3-related principles: • Tom Polikalas, Nevada representative, Southwest Energy Efficiency Project: “SWEEP was [...]

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CLEAN ENERGY ADVOCATES APPLAUD “YES ON QUESTION 3” PRINCIPLES

Clean energy advocacy organizations released the following statements in reaction to Nevadans for Affordable Clean Energy Choices releasing principles for Question 3, the Energy Choice Initiative. Question 3, which will appear on Nevada’s statewide ballot in November, is a ballot measure to provide Nevadans with affordable renewable energy options. Organizations working in the U.S. Southwest applauded the Question 3-related principles: • Tom Polikalas, Nevada representative, Southwest Energy Efficiency Project: “SWEEP was [...]

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RenewNV coalition urges New Energy Industry Task Force to support a Clean Energy Economy for Nevada

urging the Governor's New Energy Industry Task Force to recommend substantial steps towards building more renewable energy in the Silver State. The NEITF meets Tuesday to consider recommendations for the Legislature. Governor Brian Sandoval reconvened the NEITF in January to "encourage development of clean energy sources, and integrate renewable energy technologies into Nevada's energy sector, foster the creation of a modern, resilient, and cost-effective energy grid, and support distributed generation [...]

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