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TechCrunch
Unscaling EnergyMore posts by this contributor: Solving climate change is the biggest opportun
Unscaling Energy
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
More posts by this contributor: Solving climate change is the biggest opportunity for entrepreneurs in our generation. In fact, the planet’s best hope lies in unleashing startups to unbundle and “unscale” the global energy industry. So far, almost... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Regulators vote to phase in solar rate hike more slowlyLAS VEGAS — The Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phase in higher
Regulators vote to phase in solar rate hike more slowly
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
LAS VEGAS — The Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phase in higher rates for rooftop solar customers over a longer period of time than previously approved. Regulators voted 3-0 on Friday to implement the new rates over 12 years, rather... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Regulators vote to phase in solar rate hike more slowlyLas Vegas, NV (KTNV) - The Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phas
Regulators vote to phase in solar rate hike more slowly
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) - The Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phase in higher rates for rooftop solar customers over a longer period of time than previously approved. Regulators voted 3-0 on Friday to implement the new rates over 12... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Regulators Vote to Phase in Solar Rate Hike More SlowlyThe Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phase in higher rates for r
Regulators Vote to Phase in Solar Rate Hike More Slowly
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
The Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phase in higher rates for rooftop solar customers over a longer period of time than previously approved. Regulators voted 3-0 on Friday to implement the new rates over 12 years, rather than four... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Nevada PUC decides on 12-year plan to gradually raise solar ratesLAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phase in
Nevada PUC decides on 12-year plan to gradually raise solar rates
FOX 11 Reno / Posted yesterday
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The Nevada Public Utilities Commission has voted to phase in higher rates for rooftop solar customers over a longer period of time than previously approved. Regulators voted 3-0 on Friday to implement the new rates over 12 years,... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Liberty begins building solar projectThe Luning Solar Project will look similar to this facility. Photo/Provided Li
Liberty begins building solar project
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 days ago
The Luning Solar Project will look similar to this facility. Photo/Provided Liberty Utilities started construction this week on its first solar project. It is projected that it will provide 25 percent of the utility’s energy requirements when it... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Tesla urges Nevada regulators to abandon solar rate hikeLAS VEGAS — A Tesla Motors executive is asking Nevada regulators to reconsider
Tesla urges Nevada regulators to abandon solar rate hike
Nevada Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
LAS VEGAS — A Tesla Motors executive is asking Nevada regulators to reconsider the increase in fees solar customers pay. The Nevada Public Utilities Commission set new rates late last year for net metering, the process of people selling excess... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Tesla urges Nevada regulators to abandon solar rate hikeLAS VEGAS (AP) — A Tesla Motors executive is asking Nevada regulators to recons
Tesla urges Nevada regulators to abandon solar rate hike
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 3 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Tesla Motors executive is asking Nevada regulators to reconsider the increase in fees solar customers pay. The Nevada Public Utilities Commission set new rates late last year for net metering, the process of people selling excess... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Tesla urges Nevada regulators to abandon solar rate hikeLAS VEGAS (AP) - A Tesla Motors executive is asking Nevada regulators to recons
Tesla urges Nevada regulators to abandon solar rate hike
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A Tesla Motors executive is asking Nevada regulators to reconsider the increase in fees solar customers pay. The Nevada Public Utilities Commission set new rates late last year for net metering, the process of people selling excess... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Tesla urges Nev. regulators to nix solar rate hikeBy Daniel Rothberg, Las Vegas Sun An executive for Tesla Motors is calling on
Tesla urges Nev. regulators to nix solar rate hike
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 4 days ago
By Daniel Rothberg, Las Vegas Sun An executive for Tesla Motors is calling on the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada to reconsider a decision that increased the fixed service fee solar customers pay NV Energy. Tesla’s statement comes at a... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Nevada suit accuses SolarCity of deceptive marketingLAS VEGAS (AP) -- A northern Nevada couple is accusing rooftop solar panel comp
Nevada suit accuses SolarCity of deceptive marketing
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A northern Nevada couple is accusing rooftop solar panel company SolarCity of hiding the fact that energy rates could go up in an effort to maximize its profits. The Las Vegas Sun reports the suit was filed Jan. 29 and alleges... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Nevada suit accuses SolarCity of deceptive marketingLAS VEGAS (AP) - A northern Nevada couple is accusing rooftop solar panel compa
Nevada suit accuses SolarCity of deceptive marketing
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A northern Nevada couple is accusing rooftop solar panel company SolarCity of hiding the fact that energy rates could go up in an effort to maximize its profits. The Las Vegas Sun reports (http://bit.ly/1Qo4Aiu) the suit was filed... Read more
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KTVN Reno
First 'Electric Highway' charge station running in BeattyLAS VEGAS (AP) - The first in a series of electric car charging stations in the
First 'Electric Highway' charge station running in Beatty
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The first in a series of electric car charging stations in the rural stretch between Las Vegas and Reno is up and running. Officials from the Nevada Governor's Office of Energy and NV Energy told lawmakers Monday that a station at... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Regulators hear arguments on ‘grandfathering’ Nevada solar usersNevada regulators fielded hours of arguments Monday on whether existing rooftop
Regulators hear arguments on ‘grandfathering’ Nevada solar users
Nevada Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
Nevada regulators fielded hours of arguments Monday on whether existing rooftop solar customers should be grandfathered into lower rates instead of paying higher ones approved just before the new year. Hundreds of rooftop solar workers showed up to... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
First ‘Electric Highway’ charge station running in BeattyLAS VEGAS — The first in a series of electric car charging stations in the rura
First ‘Electric Highway’ charge station running in Beatty
Nevada Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS — The first in a series of electric car charging stations in the rural stretch between Las Vegas and Reno is up and running. Officials from the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy and NV Energy told lawmakers Monday that a station at the... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
First 'Electric Highway' charge station running in BeattyLAS VEGAS (AP) -- The first in a series of electric car charging stations in th
First 'Electric Highway' charge station running in Beatty
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- The first in a series of electric car charging stations in the rural stretch between Las Vegas and Reno is up and running. Officials from the Nevada Governor's Office of Energy and NV Energy told lawmakers Monday that a station at... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Regulators Hear Arguments on 'Grandfathering' Solar UsersNevada regulators heard arguments Monday on whether existing rooftop solar cust
Regulators Hear Arguments on 'Grandfathering' Solar Users
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
Nevada regulators heard arguments Monday on whether existing rooftop solar customers should be "grandfathered" into lower rates instead of paying higher ones approved before the new year. The Nevada Public Utilities Commission is expected to make a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar usersLas Vegas, NV (KTNV/AP) - Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whethe
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar users
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV/AP) - Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whether existing rooftop solar customers should be "grandfathered" into lower rates instead of paying higher ones approved before the new year. The Nevada Public Utilities... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Regulators Hearing Arguments on 'Grandfathering' Solar UsersNevada regulators are hearing arguments on whether existing rooftop solar custo
Regulators Hearing Arguments on 'Grandfathering' Solar Users
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
Nevada regulators are hearing arguments on whether existing rooftop solar customers should be "grandfathered" into lower rates instead of paying higher ones approved before the new year. The Nevada Public Utilities Commission held a hearing on the... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar usersCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whethe
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar users
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 6 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whether existing rooftop solar customers should be "grandfathered" into lower rates instead of paying higher ones approved before the new year. The Nevada Public Utilities... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar usersCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whether
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar users
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whether existing rooftop solar customers should be "grandfathered" into lower rates instead of paying higher ones approved before the new year. The Nevada Public Utilities... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar usersCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whether
Regulators hearing arguments on 'grandfathering' solar users
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada regulators are set to hear arguments on whether existing rooftop solar customers should be "grandfathered" into lower rates instead of paying higher ones approved before the new year. The Nevada Public Utilities... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California saves $12 million in new energy marketCalifornia’s participation in a growing network of power utilities and operator
California saves $12 million in new energy market
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
California’s participation in a growing network of power utilities and operators in the western U.S. called the Energy Imbalance Market yielded savings of $12 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, state power officials said Monday. A portion of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Sutter: Nevada's war on solarCharlie Catania signed up the first day he could. It was May 2014, and the sol
Sutter: Nevada's war on solar
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 8 days ago
Charlie Catania signed up the first day he could. It was May 2014, and the solar-leasing giant, SolarCity, had just come to town -- "town," in this case being Las Vegas, where the retired 71-year-old once worked as a Baccarat dealer. ("The James... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Why Residential Solar Stocks Struggled in JanuaryWhat: Shares of the country's biggest residential solar installers dropped in J
Why Residential Solar Stocks Struggled in January
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
What: Shares of the country's biggest residential solar installers dropped in January with SolarCity dropping 30%, Sunrun falling 19%, and SunPower down 15%. And there may be good reason for the drop. So what: In late December, the Nevada Public... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Group wants to break NV Energy’s monopolyBy Daniel Rothberg, Las Vegas Sun A group filed a ballot measure Feb. 3 that w
Group wants to break NV Energy’s monopoly
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 9 days ago
By Daniel Rothberg, Las Vegas Sun A group filed a ballot measure Feb. 3 that would create a competitive electricity market in Nevada to effectively end NV Energy’s monopoly through a constitutional amendment. The amendment would require the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Why We Don't Want to See a Total Solar-Panel Eclipse Over NevadaEvery entrepreneur understands that overhead costs can sink a business, which l
Why We Don't Want to See a Total Solar-Panel Eclipse Over Nevada
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
Every entrepreneur understands that overhead costs can sink a business, which leads many to find creative ways -- such as bootstrapping to outright living in squalor conditions -- to reduce them One utility, electricity (power), is an essential part... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Why We Don't Want to See a Total Solar-Panel Eclipse Over NevadaEvery entrepreneur understands that overhead costs can sink a business, which l
Why We Don't Want to See a Total Solar-Panel Eclipse Over Nevada
Entrpreneur / Posted 10 days ago
Every entrepreneur understands that overhead costs can sink a business, which leads many to find creative ways -- such as bootstrapping to outright living in squalor conditions -- to reduce them One utility, electricity (power), is an essential part... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
NV Energy releases new "grandfather" rate proposals, Homeowners still not benefitting from changesOriginally, NV energy said they would grandfather in rates for existing solar c
NV Energy releases new "grandfather" rate proposals, Homeowners still not benefitting from changes
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 10 days ago
Originally, NV energy said they would grandfather in rates for existing solar costumers for up to 20 years. On Monday, they filed their proposal, but this time including 7 different options for the PUC to weigh out. The new proposal ranges from... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Takata Panel Finds Problems With its Quality Processes An outside panel hired by embattled air bag maker Takata Corp. says the compa
Takata Panel Finds Problems With its Quality Processes
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
An outside panel hired by embattled air bag maker Takata Corp. says the company lacks processes to improve product quality including air bag... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Spring is Coming!PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) -- The handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog,
Spring is Coming!
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) -- The handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, say the furry rodent has failed to see his shadow, meaning he has "predicted" an early spring. PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) -- The handlers of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NV Energy Proposes Sept. 10 Cutoff For Lower Solar RatesCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - NV Energy is proposing "grandfathering" existing rooft
NV Energy Proposes Sept. 10 Cutoff For Lower Solar Rates
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - NV Energy is proposing "grandfathering" existing rooftop solar customers into lower rates if they installed their system or applied for one by Sept. 10, 2015. The utility company's Monday filing suggests seven ways the... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
NV Energy proposes Sept. 10 cutoff for lower solar ratesCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- NV Energy is proposing "grandfathering" existing roof
NV Energy proposes Sept. 10 cutoff for lower solar rates
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 12 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- NV Energy is proposing "grandfathering" existing rooftop solar customers into lower rates if they installed their system or applied for one by Sept. 10, 2015. The utility company's Monday filing suggests seven ways the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
NV Energy proposes Sept. 10 cutoff for lower solar ratesNV Energy is proposing “grandfathering” existing rooftop solar customers into l
NV Energy proposes Sept. 10 cutoff for lower solar rates
Nevada Appeal / Posted 12 days ago
NV Energy is proposing “grandfathering” existing rooftop solar customers into lower rates if they installed their system or applied for one by Sept. 10, 2015. The utility company’s Monday filing suggests seven ways the Nevada Public Utilities... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California saves $45 million in power costs in new energy marketCalifornia’s participation in a growing network of power utilities and operator
California saves $45 million in power costs in new energy market
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
California’s participation in a growing network of power utilities and operators in the western U.S. called the Energy Imbalance Market has yielded savings of $12 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, state power officials said Monday. Those... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Regulators gather evidence on 'grandfathering' solar usersCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - NV Energy and solar companies are due to send regulato
Regulators gather evidence on 'grandfathering' solar users
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - NV Energy and solar companies are due to send regulators arguments on whether to "grandfather" existing rooftop solar customers into older, lower rates. Existing solar customers have pleaded with regulators to allow them to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Winter Storm Warning Issued; Area Power Outages ReportedThe National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning from 4 p.m. Frid
Winter Storm Warning Issued; Area Power Outages Reported
KTVN Reno / Posted 15 days ago
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning from 4 p.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Saturday for the greater Lake Tahoe area. Locations include the cities of South Lake Tahoe, Truckee and Incline Village. * Timing: strong wind, rain and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Nevada Wants Costs of Freezing School Choice Program CoveredNV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in RenoNV Energy: 3,000 Customers With
Nevada Wants Costs of Freezing School Choice Program Covered
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
NV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in RenoNV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in Reno NV Energy reports that about 3,100 customers are currently without power across Washoe County right now. The two largest outages, both in northwest... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Importance Of Cleaning Up Salt and Sand This WinterNV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in RenoNV Energy: 3,000 Customers With
Importance Of Cleaning Up Salt and Sand This Winter
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
NV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in RenoNV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in Reno NV Energy reports that about 3,100 customers are currently without power across Washoe County right now. The two largest outages, both in northwest... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Washoe County School Board Member Barbara McLaury ResignsNV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in RenoNV Energy: 3,000 Customers With
Washoe County School Board Member Barbara McLaury Resigns
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
NV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in RenoNV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in Reno NV Energy reports that about 3,100 customers are currently without power across Washoe County right now. The two largest outages, both in northwest... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in Reno NV Energy reports that about 3,100 customers are currently without power acro
NV Energy: 3,000 Customers Without Power in Reno
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
NV Energy reports that about 3,100 customers are currently without power across Washoe County right now. The two largest outages, both in northwest... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Permit for Carson City medical marijuana facility approvedThe Planning Commission approved a special use permit for High Sierra Cultivati
Permit for Carson City medical marijuana facility approved
Nevada Appeal / Posted 17 days ago
The Planning Commission approved a special use permit for High Sierra Cultivation, a medical marijuana grower that had previously been granted a permit to operate at a different Carson City location Wednesday night. The new SUP is for a 13,094... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Crash closes 4th Street west of Keystone in Reno, power outage reportedRENO, Nev. — A car crash has closed Fourth Street west of Keystone Avenue as au
Crash closes 4th Street west of Keystone in Reno, power outage reported
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 18 days ago
RENO, Nev. — A car crash has closed Fourth Street west of Keystone Avenue as authorities respond to the scene. A Fox 11 photographer at the scene said the street was closed starting and the intersection and ending at an undetermined distance. One... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Power Outage Affecting Hundreds In Reno A power outage is affecting 580 NV Energy customers in Washoe County, in the
Power Outage Affecting Hundreds In Reno
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
A power outage is affecting 580 NV Energy customers in Washoe County, in the 89503 area. A power outage is affecting 580 NV Energy customers in Washoe County, in the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
NV Energy wants to keep low rates for solar customersNV Energy will propose allowing customers who already have solar panels or appl
NV Energy wants to keep low rates for solar customers
Nevada Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
NV Energy will propose allowing customers who already have solar panels or applied for them before the new year to keep more favorable rates for up to two decades, the company said in a statement as blowback over a recent rate hike continues. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
NV Energy: Existing solar customers should keep lower rate"You lied to us, and it's wrong!", a woman said through tears to the Public Uti
NV Energy: Existing solar customers should keep lower rate
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
"You lied to us, and it's wrong!", a woman said through tears to the Public Utilities Commission on Monday during a meeting. Dozens of solar customers packed the PUC headquarters to make their voices heard after the commission's decision to slash... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
NV Energy proposes keeping lower rates for solar customersNV Energy will propose allowing customers who already have solar panels or appl
NV Energy proposes keeping lower rates for solar customers
Nevada Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
NV Energy will propose allowing customers who already have solar panels or applied for them before the new year to keep more favorable rates for up to two decades, the company said in a statement as blowback over a recent rate hike continues. The... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
NV Energy proposes keeping lower rates for solar customersCARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- NV Energy says it wants to allow customers who alread
NV Energy proposes keeping lower rates for solar customers
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 19 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) -- NV Energy says it wants to allow customers who already have solar panels to keep more favorable rates for up to 20 years. The company issued a statement on its plan Monday, just after regulators at the Nevada Public... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Commissioners give solar customers new hopeDozens showed up Monday for the Public Utilities Commission meeting. The vast
Commissioners give solar customers new hope
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
Dozens showed up Monday for the Public Utilities Commission meeting. The vast majority of public comments centered on solar energy, and how much customers can sell back excess energy they produce off their own panels. The meeting lasted several... Read more
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FOX 11 Reno
Solar company to close its Henderson office, lay off 66LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Premier Solar Solutions has announced it has closed its Hende
Solar company to close its Henderson office, lay off 66
FOX 11 Reno / Posted 23 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Premier Solar Solutions has announced it has closed its Henderson office, joining a growing number of residential rooftop solar companies downsizing in Nevada in the wake of bill increases for solar customers. The Las Vegas Sun... Read more
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