Work Begins On $1 Billion Solar PlantCompany and federal officials have marked the start of construction on a $1 billion solar power generating station in the desert 50 miles south of Las Vegas.
Moapa Travel Stop Goes Solar
Nevada Higher Education Gets $5m GrantThe National Science Foundation has awarded a $20 million grant to Nevada's higher education system to help find ways to make large-scale solar power plants more practical and efficient on arid desert lands.
Las Vegas Continues Green LifestyleThe city of Las Vegas is building a 25-acre solar panel project.
President Visits Southern Nevada TodayPresident Obama kicks off a two-day swing to promote his energy policy today.
Obama donor discussed Solyndra with White House A major donor to President Barack Obama discussed with White House officials a solar energy company that received a half-billion federal loan and later went bankrupt, newly released emails show.
Solar Project Gets Loan GuaranteeThe Energy Department has guaranteed a $737-million loan for Nevada's largest solar project.