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Reid To Host Summer Energy Summit In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — U.S. Sen. Harry Reid says the nation’s top energy official will headline an annual green power conference Aug. 24 in Las Vegas. The Democratic Senate minority leader said Monday the theme for […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/11/2015

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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.


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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.


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Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.


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Changes On The Way For Welcome Sign

The famous “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign could soon be solar-powered


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Company Nixes Nevada Solar Project

A Chinese-backed company has informed Clark County officials that it’s terminating its agreement to purchase 9,000 acres after it was unable to find customers for the power that would have been generated there.


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New City Hall Solar Panels Damaged

This week’s high winds caused some damage to Las Vegas’ new city hall.

CBS Las Vegas–03/09/2012

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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


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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Local Leaders Announce Solar Energy Loan

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Department of Energy is loaning $45.6 million in federal stimulus dollars to a solar plant proposed near Las Vegas. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada […]