Alstom's latest Demand Response Management System to manage new DR systems for NV Energy

28 January 2015, 11:56 am

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Alstom recently released its latest Demand Response Management System (DRMS) to NV Energy to provide new, advanced functions for the utility's Demand Response (DR) programs. NV Energy is a large investor-owned utility based in Las Vegas, Nevada...... Read More »

Activists protest Nevada AG over immigration lawsuit

28 January 2015, 11:13 am

Immigration activists are blasting Attorney General Adam Laxalt for adding Nevada to a controversial lawsuit over President Obama's deportation deferral program.... Read More »

Storm Did Nothing for Nevada Drought

27 January 2015, 8:53 pm

Tuesday's storm did little to fix our drought, which has entered its fourth year.... Read More »

Spaghetti Bowl Reopens After Semi-Truck Rollover

27 January 2015, 5:07 pm

Nevada Highway Patrol troopers say both lanes have reopened at the Spaghetti Bowl after a semi-truck hauling gypsum rolled over onto the roadway early Tuesday afternoon.... Read More »

NV Energy: Cause of outage weather related

27 January 2015, 3:09 pm

UPDATE: 1/27/15, 3:00 P.M. RENO, Nev. - NV Energy says 90 percent of customers had their power back around 2:19 p.m. The remaining 350 customers will not have power until NV Energy crews repair equipment on the line. NV Energy says the cause of the outage was weather related. ...... Read More »

Nevada Brain Bee looking for future neuroscientists

27 January 2015, 1:12 pm

Time is running out to enter the Las Vegas Brain Bee.... Read More »

Nevada unemployment rate at lowest since 2008

27 January 2015, 5:12 am

The unemployment rate in Nevada has to fallen to the lowest rate since June 2008.... Read More »

NV Energy Seeks Proposals for Additional 100 Megawatts of Renewable Energy

26 January 2015, 3:51 pm

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NV Energy has announced that it is seeking proposals to secure an additional 100 megawatts of renewable energy resources for Southern Nevada customers as part of its 2015 Request for Proposals (RFP) for renewable energy resources.  The 2015 RFP will be comb... Read More »

Elaine Wynn joins push to expand gun background checks in NV

18 January 2015, 6:22 pm

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Elaine Wynn, the co-founder of Wynn Resorts and former wife of Steve Wynn, has joined the effort to expand gun background checks in Nevada. Nevadans for Background Checks, in a statement Friday, said she'll chair its new statewide advisory board to push an initiative ...... Read More »

Nevada List of Low-Performing Schools Released; Superintendent Responds

16 January 2015, 11:52 am

The Nevada Department of Education has released the list of the lowest performing schools in the state. These are the schools that would likely be placed into the proposed "Achievement School District" that Governor Sandoval mentioned in his State of the State Address.... Read More »