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Clean energy issues make 3 of 4 Legislative Caucus agendas

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Now that the 2017 Legislative Session is underway the 4 caucuses of the legislature have all released their plans for Nevada. The good news is that 3 of the 4 agendas contain clean energy priorities. The Senate and Assembly Democrats have made the issue central to their economic development agenda in their Blueprint calling for […]

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New State Assemblyman Justin Watkins talks climate, energy, and new legislative session

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New State Assemblyman Justin Watkins talks climate, energy, and new legislative session From a recent Reno Gazette-Journal article, New State Assemblyman Justin Watkins talked about the upcoming legislative session and the need to reduce Nevada’s carbon footprint. Here is an excerpt from the story. “Assemblyman Justin Watkins, D-Las Vegas, highlighted bill requests that would restore incentives for […]

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Nevada Conservation League Announces Support for Yes on Question Three

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Las Vegas, NV – The Nevada Conservation League (NCL) today announced their endorsement of a yes vote on Question Three, the Energy Choice Initiative. If approved by voters in 2016 and 2018, it would create a constitutional right for Nevada citizens to purchase electricity from a provider of their choice.   “Our organization was pleased […]

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Nevada Conservation League Announces New Executive Director

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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 a decade of experience in political and conservation organization management, Andy brings a keen sense of […]

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Sage grouse decision good for Nevada, but hard work remains

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By Chris Mero |December 6, 2015 The decision this fall by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that greater sage grouse are “not warranted” for listing under the Endangered Species Act is a win for the bird and for Nevadans, including sportsmen, recreationists, ranchers, other private landowners and industry interests. Our challenge now is to build […]

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