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Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar Power

Owners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.

10/29/2014

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State Rejects Plan For Solar Facility

Nevada utility regulators rejected a plan for a $438 million solar facility that was being planned for the Moapa River Paiute Indian Reservation as part of an NV Energy effort to retire coal-fired electricity generators by the end of 2017.

10/28/2014

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Commissioners Switch The Welcome Sign

The iconic “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign has gone green.

01/09/2014

Solar energy will be used to light up this famous sign at night. (Getty Images)

Solar Energy To Power Iconic Vegas Welcome Sign

Solar panels now linked to the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign.

01/09/2014

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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Joe’s Journal: Solar Power To Use

Joe looks at solar power, gas and oil after President Barack Obama talks in Boulder City.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–03/23/2012

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New City Hall Will Save Millions

February 27th will mark a new era in Las Vegas as the new city hall will be operational.

CBS Las Vegas–02/17/2012

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Clark County OKs Solar Power Project

Clark County commissioners have unanimously approved a land sale to a Chinese energy firm for a massive solar power plant.

12/20/2011

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Solar Project Gets Loan Guarantee

The Energy Department has guaranteed a $737-million loan for Nevada’s largest solar project.

CBS Las Vegas–09/29/2011

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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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