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Nevada's First 'Green' Consumer Guide Released by Clean Energy Project

Las Vegas, Nevada – Clean Energy Project (CEP) has released the “Buy Green List,” Nevada’s first sustainability driven consumer guide in observance of Earth Day and Earth Week.



Las Vegas, NV —Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver the keynote address at the seventh annual National Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas on Thursday September 4, 2014 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

Nevada a $5 billion Clean Energy Success Story

March 20, 2014 Las Vegas, NV - Nevada a $5 billion Clean Energy Success Story. Senator Reid, Governor Sandoval and Industry Leaders join CEP in releasing Nevada Clean Energy Report proving NV is a Clean Energy Economic Hub Major annual events to be held in state this year by Nevada Leaders, wind, solar, geothermal sectors.


Senator Reid, Governor Sandoval and Industry Leaders join CEP in releasing Nevada Clean Energy Report proving NV is a Clean Energy Economic Hub

Las Vegas, Nevada —Clean energy investment in Nevada has accelerated rapidly in the past 6 years by Nevada’s widespread leadership and support for the clean energy economic sector. Senator Reid and Governor Sandoval will join CEP and industry leaders, Tom Kiernan, CEO of the American Wind Energy Association, and Ken Johnson of the Solar Energy Industry Association in releasing Nevada’s latest clean energy report.

'Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas' Sign Now Powered By Solar Energy

Press Release: Green Chips, Clena Energy Project and the Clark County Commission turned on the solar project that will light the "Welcome to fabulous Las Vegas" sign exclusively with solar power. 

CEP Commends the White House on John Podesta Appointment

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Clean Energy Project (CEP) applauds the White House appointment of CEP Board Member John Podesta as Counselor to the President. John’s commitment to his country, his intelligence, knowledge and work ethic make him uniquely qualified to help address our nation’s greatest challenges. His leadership and dedication will be missed on the CEP board. CEP will always be in John’s debt for his contributions toward making the National Clean Energy Summit one of the world’s premier clean energy policy gatherings. We thank John for all of his hard work and congratulate and support him in his new endeavor with the Obama administration.

Clean Energy Project is a non-partisan, non-profit tax-deductible organization dedicated to power Nevada’s clean energy economy. Clean Energy Project focuses on educating the public on the benefits of fully developing a clean energy economy that produces good jobs, stabilizes energy bills and creates energy independence for our nation. 


Sunshine Superwoman

With an estimated 15,000 miles of lighted neon tubing through-out downtown, Las Vegas isn't the first place you'd think of for a Top 10 list of eco-friendly cities.  But if Lydia Ball has her way, that may change in 2013.

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'Welcome to Las Vegas' sign to go solar

With more than 50 years of service and millions of tourists greeted, the “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign will get a new power source: the sun.

Read the full article in the Las Vegas Review Journal

'Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas' Sign Goes Green

Clean Energy Project, Green Chips & Clark County Commission Finalize Plans to Power Iconic Sign with Solar Panels Thanks to Funding from CEA, NV Energy & the Las Vegas Centennial History Grant Program.  

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“National Clean Energy Summit 6.0: Energizing Tomorrow” Announces Newly Confirmed Speakers for August 13 Summit

Additional Speakers include Maria LaRosa of The Weather Channel, Chair of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Jon Wellinghoff, Dr. Arati Prabhakar of Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and Apple’s Vice President for Environmental Initiatives Lisa Jackson.  

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New Speakers Added to “National Clean Energy Summit 6.0: Energizing Tomorrow”

Governors Martin O’Malley and Jennifer Granholm; Michael Yackira of NV Energy, Greg Abel of MidAmerican Energy, and Arno Harris of Recurrent Energy

Lineup Continues to Grow for Annual Clean Energy Summit in Las Vegas, August 13

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National Clean Energy Summit 6.0: Energizing Tomorrow Welcomes President’s New Cabinet Members and Clean Energy Visionaries at Premier Conference in Las Vegas, August 13

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz Join Discussion on Future of Clean Energy

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Nevada Legislature Puts Silver State on the Path to A Clean Energy Economy

Clean Energy Project Commends Bipartisan Efforts Resulting in Significant Gains

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NV Energy bill wins passage, signaling state’s shift from coal

In a vote Monday night, the Assembly approved a landmark energy shift away from coal-fired power plants like Reid Gardner in Clark County and mandated investment in renewable energy and natural gas.

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Applied Analysis Report Details Net Economic Benefits to Nevada by Cleaning Up Nevada’s Renewable Portfolio Standard

Clean Energy Project (CEP) today released a new report produced by Applied Analysis that details the net economic benefits to Nevada under four alternatives, ranging from the maintaining the status quo to those that expand Nevada’s Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) and the way it is calculated. The study concludes that by increasing and cleaning up Nevada’s current renewable energy mandate, Nevada could reap billions of dollars in wages, salaries and economic output over roughly the next 30 years.  

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Jobs, costs at heart of debate

Two local groups released dueling studies this week on the costs and benefits of Nevada’s renewable portfolio standard, a state law that requires power utility NV Energy to obtain 25 percent of its electricity from renewable sources such as solar and geothermal by 2025.

Read the entire article in the Las Vegas Review Journal

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National Clean Energy Summit

National Clean Energy Summit

National Clean Energy Summit 7.0: Partnership & Progress has been announced! Register Today! Learn more ›

NV Clean Energy Hub

NV Clean Energy Hub

$5.5 Billion Investment in Nevada since 2010 in Clean Energy Development Learn more ›

Greening Las Vegas

Greening Las Vegas

CEP and Green Chips worked with the Clark County Commission to power the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign with Nevada's own solar energy! Learn more ›



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The Buy Green List

The Buy Green List

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