The U.S. Department of Energy designated UNLV's Center for Energy Research as one of five Regional Test Centers nationwide to evaluate new photovoltaic products under various climate conditions. The other four facilities are in Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, and Vermont. UNLV's facility is located at the Southern Nevada Water Authority's water treatment plant, located between Las Vegas and Boulder City.
U.S. DOE Designates UNLV as a Photovoltaic Regional Test Center
Mar. 17, 2013