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Work Begins On $1 Billion Solar Plant

Company 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.

09/05/2014

Apple Inc. said it will pay for construction of an 18-megawatt photovoltaic solar plant in northern Nevada to provide power for a data center the technology giant plans east of Reno. (Photo credit ROBYN BECK/AFP/GettyImages)

Apple To Build Massive Solar Plant To Power Data Centers

Apple Inc. said it will pay for construction of an 18-megawatt photovoltaic solar plant in northern Nevada to provide power for a data center the technology giant plans east of Reno.

07/02/2013

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Feds Announce 1st Major Solar Plant On Tribal Land

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar said Thursday he signed off on a plan with the Moapa Band of Paiute Indians that will launch a 350-megawatt solar plant capable of powering 100,000 homes.

06/22/2012

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Solar Plant Construction Underway

A new solar plant south of Las Vegas will soon provide clean energy for thousands of people.

CBS Las Vegas–09/21/2011

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