In The News: Center for Energy Research

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
February 25, 2021

A proposed solar project in Southern Nevada’s Moapa Valley would be the state’s largest if built, but opponents are saying, “not in my backyard.”

February 25, 2020

You can’t have a conversation about combatting climate change without bringing up renewable energy. Replacing fossil fuels with sunlight, geothermal deposits, and the wind is one of the most obvious ways of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

September 12, 2019

President Xi said, "We want to leave not only material wealth to future generations but also the starry sky and the smell of flowers."

Las Vegas Sun
June 19, 2019

The construction of a solar plant that would send power to Nevada, Arizona and California is receiving pushback from some environmental groups.

Vegas Seven
April 16, 2015
As we wait for a clear picture of the impact of Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System on the energy portfolio and environment, one thing is clear: The world of solar power has changed since that project was conceived nearly a decade ago.
Vegas Seven
April 16, 2015
How a dry lake bed in Ivanpah Valley turned into a mysterious $2.2 billion source of thermal solar energy—and environmental controversy.
November 17, 2014
November 2, 2014
July 10, 2014
June 19, 2013
June 17, 2013