According to the agreement, the Clark County School District would promise not to leave NV Energy in return for cost savings.
Both the Sahara and the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno — two properties owned by Alex Meruelo — submitted their initial applications to the Public Utilities Commission in December.
NV Energy now has the ability to shut off power to Mount Charleston to reduce the risk of wildfires.
The meetings will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. July 23 at the Suncoast casino in Las Vegas, and from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. the next day at the Moapa Community Center.
Some say cooperatives’ lack of oversight makes them more susceptible to scandal
Monday’s announcement of Angela Evans’ departure from the Valley Electric Association came nearly five months after her arrest for alleged embezzlement and subsequent placement on paid administrative leave.
Prices at Nevada gas pumps — the fourth-highest in the country — have been sliding lower and motorists could see them drop even more.
The Trump administration has rolled back a landmark Obama-era effort targeting coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution.
While other under-construction projects like the Raiders’ Las Vegas Stadium , Drew Las Vegas , and MSG Sphere have expressed interest in leaving NV Energy before turning any lights on, Resorts World Las Vegas is going all-in with Nevada’s monopoly utility.
Conservationists are pushing back against plans to build the plant north along the road to Valley of the Fire State Park, 30 miles northeast of the Las Vegas.
There’s a resurgence of residential solar power in the Las Vegas Valley, and officials say scammers are taking advantage of the industry’s growth.
According to a news release from the Nevada Public Utilities Commission, NV Energy is asking for permission to increase rates for residential customers in Southern Nevada by 0.42 percent, or about 47 cents each month.