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February 29, 2024 10:18 am

Lawmakers need statewide lithium plan, says conservation group

There are more than 80 lithium projects proposed on Nevada’s public lands as the nation races to power the green energy transition. Now conservation groups are looking to state lawmakers to establish a rule-making process that would help reduce the establishment of mines in areas of greatest conflict.

Feds advance four solar projects in Nevada, and more in surrounding states

More utility-scale solar development is on the horizon for Nevada’s deserts after federal land managers announced the advancement of four proposed solar projects in the state Wednesday. If approved, the combined projects would generate enough renewable energy and battery storage to power nearly 400,000 homes.

Environmental groups want NV Energy to ‘step up,’ deliver on promises

Individuals and environmental groups have had their input on NV Energy’s 2024 Integrated Resource Plan, which some say will play a big role in the state’s energy future. The feedback session was mandated under Assembly Bill 524 which passed last year to increase transparency and engage Nevadans in energy decisions.