by Ari Phillips Posted on May 15, 2014 Updated: May 15, 2014
Geothermal is a low-carbon, plentiful source of energy. More than 100 years after the first geothermal plant came online the industry is now approaching double-digit growth internationally.
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 28, 2014
The state becomes the newest to allow fracking for oil.
by Aviva Shen Posted on April 24, 2014 Updated: April 24, 2014
Conservatives are championing Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy as a patriot, but his recent assertion that black people were better off as slaves is sure to put his supporters in an awkward position.
by Tom Kenworthy Posted on April 17, 2014 Updated: April 18, 2014
In the West, we’ve seen this Cliven Bundy movie before. And with every re-run, the worn out story line of the heroic independent rancher standing up to the dictatorial federal government gets more tiresome.
by Zack Ford Posted on April 14, 2014
The Nevada Republican Party has decided not to push for conservative positions on social issues this year.
by Joe Romm Posted on April 11, 2014 Updated: April 12, 2014
Two new studies confirm climate change is drying the U.S. Southwest -- and nearly a third of the world's land faces drying from rising greenhouse gases.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 28, 2014 Updated: March 28, 2014
The construction project will employ 400 people and, when completed in 2015, will generate 250 megawatts or enough energy to power 93,000 homes in Los Angeles.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on February 24, 2014
Nevada doesn't have enough mental health funding to release people who shouldn't be serving time in prison.
by Rebecca Leber Posted on February 19, 2014 Updated: September 24, 2014
A Nevada state lawmaker and GOP congressional candidate is against a law banning LGBT discrimination and harassment in the workplace, because it reminds him of segregation.
by Zack Ford Posted on February 11, 2014
Nevada will no longer defend its ban on same-sex marriage, adding a new wrinkle to the fate of the case.