Nevada had the third largest number of solar jobs among all states in 2015 and the most solar jobs per capita, according to a new report being released Wednesday by a national group, the Solar Foundation.
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Someday, Southern Nevada's hot industrial real estate market will cool. But Monday wasn't that day.
Gold and precious metals continued to reign as Nevada biggest export commodity in 2015, amounting to roughly half of all exports for the year, according to a report released Friday by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
U.S. employment gains slowed more than expected in January as the boost to hiring from unseasonably mild weather faded, but surging wages and an unemployment rate at an eight-year low suggested the labor market recovery remains firm.
After finalizing a $1 billion deal with electric carmaker Faraday Future in December, large companies from California, the Midwest and Europe have shown increased interest in North Las Vegas' Apex Industrial park, city officials said.
Retail sales across Nevada rose at a healthy rate in November.
Big gains in several key employment sectors pushed down the Las Vegas Valley's jobless rate in December.
Two key Nevada economic development leaders Thursday morning crowed about Southern Nevada's economic progress in 2015, citing a plethora of statistical indicators and successful courtship of Faraday Future's electric car plant in North Las Vegas.
Simple Computer Repair doesn't just troubleshoot problems with personal electronics. The Henderson business is also helping patch Nevada's economy.
Nevada's jobless rate ended 2015 with another small downward slide.
All the economic stars are aligned to create a robust new-home market but millennial culture, difficult financing and a shortage of affordable land has held it back.
When Sutherland Global Services of New York made a splash in 2014 with news that it might bring 1,000 jobs to Southern Nevada, leasing agents for two storied local commercial properties began casting for the technology outsourcing and consulting company's planned call center.
Yet another local housing project is on its way back from the dead.
Hundreds of LGBT people from all over the world gathered at the Tropicana to claim their own space on the Strip for New Year's Eve 2016.
An architect is ready to invest his money, and his company, into downtown Henderson. The move could signal that the longstanding plans to redevelop Henderson's Water Street District — plans that came crashing to a halt when the recession hit in 2007 — might be getting back into gear.
The new $375 million arena on the Strip that's set to open in April might be hogging the headlines, but good, ol' Thomas & Mack Center has been quietly undergoing a $72.5 million upgrade.
The Las Vegas Valley's unemployment rate stalled in November.
In the end, Eric Healey could not save his Monocle Optical eyeglass business at Downtown Container Park.
Nevada's jobless rate continued its downward trend in November.
Maybe tourists want to see Santas play slots. Or maybe they crave colored lights beyond their home Christmas trees. Whatever the tourist draw, two online travel companies list Las Vegas as Americas top Yuletide destination.
Faraday Future's decision to build a $1 billion auto plant in North Las Vegas will generate economic waves throughout the region and attract other companies, positioning Southern Nevada as a hub for international corporate headquarters, some economic development officials say.
By the time the first Faraday Future rolls off the assembly line at the company's 3 million-square-foot automobile plant at North Las Vegas' Apex Industrial Park in late 2017, a large portion of the company's 4,500 employees will be furnishing their new homes, buying groceries and living the Southern Nevada lifestyle.
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