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REPORT: More than 31,000 Clean Energy Jobs in Nevada

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 12, 2017) – More than 31,000 people work in Nevada’s clean energy economy, according to the new Clean Jobs Nevada report unveiled today by the national, nonpartisan business group E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs) and Las Vegas-based Clean Energy Project. The report – available here – was released in connection with the Clean Energy Project’s 2017 National … Continued

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Former FERC Chairman and Nevada Consumer Advocate Wellinghoff Joins Board of Clean Energy Project

LAS VEGAS (July 7, 2017) – The Clean Energy Project (CEP) announced today that Jon Wellinghoff, the CEO and Founder of Policy/DER Consulting, will be joining its Board of Directors. Wellinghoff is a nationally and internationally recognized expert in energy policy and his firm is dedicated to furthering deployment and investment in clean sustainable distributed energy resources … Continued

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Governor Sandoval Approves New Clean Energy Funding System

LAS VEGAS (June 2, 2017) – Governor Brian Sandoval on Thursday approved an innovative new funding mechanism that opens the door for new clean energy projects throughout Nevada. Assembly Bill 5, sponsored by Governor Sandoval’s own Office of Energy, makes it possible for commercial and industrial property owners to acquire low-cost, long-term financing for renewable energy … Continued

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Former Senior Official at US Department of Energy, Karen Wayland, to Lead Clean Energy Project

LAS VEGAS (May 17, 2017) – Clean Energy Project (CEP), Nevada’s premier advocacy organization for energy policies that support the state’s dynamic and accelerating clean energy economy, announced Monday that Karen Wayland, a nationally recognized energy expert with a long history in the state, will assume the position of CEP’s Executive Director, effective May 22. Wayland, … Continued

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