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Nevada Conservation League Announces New Executive Director

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March
1

Press Release | February 29, 2016 Las Vegas, NV – The Nevada Conservation League (NCL) is proud to announce the selection of Andy Maggi as the organization’s new Executive Director. Andy starts his new position effective Monday, March 21, 2016. With over …

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Nevada AG voices opposition to federal EPA Clean Power Plan

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February
29

Associated Press | February 29, 2016 CARSON CITY – Nevada’s attorney general is endorsing a multi-state legal fight against President Barack Obama’s plan to curtail greenhouse gas emissions with an opinion that says states have a right to decide pollution emission …

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Nevada has its own toxic water troubles

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February
29

By John L. Smith | February 29, 2016 The water crisis in Flint, Michigan, has gone national with blanket media coverage. The problem is as plain as the brown muck that’s been flowing from kitchen faucets. President Barack Obama and a …

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Nevada must work to stay ahead of curve

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February
27

By Sig Rogich | February 27, 2016 Since the recession, the renewable energy industry has been a particularly bright spot in Nevada’s economy. Nevada is a regional and national leader on clean energy, ranking third in the nation for solar jobs …

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Debate over solar rates simmers in the Nevada desert

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February
27

By Sam Weber | February 27, 2016 With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, Nevada seems like the perfect place for rooftop solar. And with the help of state and federal incentives, the amount of rooftop solar in the …

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Hardy rates a ‘zero’ on Environmental Scorecard

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February
26

Associated Press | February 26, 2016 CARSON CITY — Nevada’s delegation in Washington, D.C., gets mixed results on the annual Environmental Scorecard, just released by the League of Conservation Voters, splitting down party lines. The scorecard says Sen. Dean Heller voted …

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Environmental Scorecard Rates Nevada Leaders

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February
25

By Suzanne Potter | February 25, 2016 CARSON CITY, Nev. – Nevada’s delegation in Washington, D.C., gets mixed results on the annual Environmental Scorecard, just released by the League of Conservation Voters, splitting down party lines. The scorecard says Senator Dean Heller …

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Nevada governor brings back New Energy Industry Taskforce

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February
25

By Conor Ryan | February 25, 2016 Nevada governor Brian Sandoval signed off on an executive order on Tuesday that will reconvene the New Energy Industry Task Force to assist the governor’s Office of Energy on new measures to support the …

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Presidential candidates vie for the Western vote

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February
24

By Paige Blankenbuehler | February 24, 2016 Reports from last night’s Nevada Republican caucus paint a chaotic picture: a flood of voters overwhelmed the number of ballots on hand, and the ballots themselves were littered with long-gone candidates like Mike Huckabee, …

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