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Life would be much different during a quarantine without utilities like running water, electricity and the internet.
Customers facing hardship due to the new coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis will be spared the additional worry of whether they’ll have electricity, gas, and water — at least for now.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's largest utility has filed a request for more than $30 million in rate reductions for ratepayers beginning in October.
Rooftop solar is great for people who can afford it, but what about those who can't? Or those who live in HOAs where rooftop arrays aren't allowed? Or small business owners in strip malls?
The City of North Las Vegas has become the latest municipality in Nevada to sign an exclusive contract with NV Energy.
NV Energy has been fined $100,000 for not setting aside enough money for customer incentives to install energy storage systems.
The Nevada System of Higher Education will remain a customer of NV Energy.
NSHE says in a statement its board members voted to stay with the utility, which will make three $500,000 incentive payments for the years 2019, 2020, and 2021 to benefit NSHE's institutions.
INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. (AP) — The largest utility in Nevada has hired its first fire mitigation specialist.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Residential electricity customers in northern Nevada could see their bills decrease by a little more than $2 a month under a rate reduction approved by state regulators.
The 690-megawatt Gemini solar power plant, slated for development on 7,000 acres a half-hour northeast of Las Vegas, had its first public vetting last week.
(Editor's note: This discussion originally aired July 12, 2019)
Fire season is here and parts of Nevada are already burning.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada residents who live in areas most prone to wildfires could see their electricity intentionally cut.
The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that NV Energy already turns off customers' power during fires when lines are damaged or aren't working properly.
Las Vegas Sands and NV Energy announced a long-term partnership, which both sides say will advance sustainable renewable energy at the Venetian resort.
The joint announcement on Monday comes nearly five years after Las Vegas Sands first applied to leave NV Energy.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas officials are considering leaving Nevada's utility monopoly and entering into negotiations with an alternative electricity provider.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A power outage left thousands of homes and businesses without electricity in northern Nevada.
NV Energy says the outages first reported at 12:30 p.m. Thursday were caused by unspecified equipment damage.
Energy regulators in Nevada gave The Raiders’ new football stadium in Las Vegas the green light to get off the grid.
NV Energy has filed a lawsuit against the Public Utilities Commission over a tax issue that could be worth tens of millions of dollars.
Two more large casino companies in Nevada have applications with state regulators to leave the energy grid.
Boyd Gaming is looking to leave NV Energy's electricity market and purchase power openly.
That's according to an application the company filed with Nevada's Public Utilities Commission, the state agency that oversees Nevada's electricity market.
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Electric utility NV Energy says a rodent caused the Thanksgiving Day power outage that affected more than 13,000 buildings in Henderson.
Tesla has changed its position on the ballot measure known as Question 3, which would end NV Energy’s monopoly as the state’s sole energy supplier.
When the Raiders come to Las Vegas, they don’t want to buy power from NV Energy at their new home stadium.
In about 100 days, voters in Nevada will have a big choice to make
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — State regulators have approved NV Energy's plans to spend $295 million on renewable energy in Nevada in the coming year, including $5 million to build electric car charging stations.