Enel Green Power inaugurates the first solar-geothermal hybrid project

Stillwater Solar-Geothermal Hybrid project. Image courtesy of the Nevada State Office of Energy.

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE Yesterday Enel Green Power (EGP), the Enel Group’s renewable energy company, operating in North America through its subsidiary Enel Green Power North America, inaugurated the world’s first and only solar-geothermal hybrid project in Churchill County, Nev.  Located near the town of Fallon, EGP’s Stillwater solar plant will generate up to 26 MW […]

All welcome to attend Nevada Air Guard Open House June 9

NEVADA NATIONAL GUARD NEWS RELEASE To show  its gratitude for more than six decades of community support, the Nevada Air National Guard invites all to attend its Open House set for June 9 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The Open House will take place at the Nevada Air National Guard Base in Reno with more than […]

TMWA Celebrates Drinking Water Week, May 6 – 12

Meet the professionals who treat and deliver your water For more than 30 years, the American Water Works Association has celebrated Drinking Water Week in the first week of May, celebrating the essential role drinking water plays in our daily lives. Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA) is celebrating Drinking Water Week with a workshop where customers […]

Forest Service reminds public of continued road closures

South Lake Tahoe, Calif. – The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) reminds the public that National Forest System roads in the Lake Tahoe Basin remain closed. Forest Service law enforcement officers have observed widespread violations of road closures this winter. In particular, officers have issued a number of warnings and citations for driving […]

22 residents graduate from Reno Citizens Institute

CITY OF RENO NEWS RELEASE Twenty-two area residents received their certificates of completion from the Reno Citizens Institute program during Wednesday’s Reno City Council meeting. Over the past eight weeks the residents have spent their Tuesday evenings learning how their local government works through presentations and discussions involving all city of Reno departments. RCI facilitator […]

Reno-Stead Water Reclamation Facility honored by OSHA

CITY OF RENO NEWS RELEASE The Reno-Stead Water Reclamation Facility has received an award from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as a worksite that is a model for safety and health. This is the fourth time the Reno-Stead Water Reclamation Facility has received this award. The Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP) […]

Meeting set for neighbors of new group home on Pass Drive

CITY OF RENO NEWS RELEASE Representatives from the city of Reno Police Department, Quest Counseling and Councilman Dan Gustin will be hosting a neighborhood meeting on Wednesday, May 2, 6-8 p.m. at the California Building in Idlewild Park concerning 1453 Pass Drive. Quest Counseling is anticipating a June 2012 opening to operate an alcohol and […]

Tony Alamo reappointed to Gaming Commission

GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE CARSON CITY – Gov. Brian Sandoval today announced he has reappointed Dr. Tony Alamo to the Nevada Gaming Commission, effective today. Dr. Alamo’s new term will expire April 27, 2016. Alamo is a physician practicing in Southern Nevada and an organizer/director of a community bank, Bank of George, FDIC chartered in […]

WCSO Press Release: Sheriff’s Office Participating in Prescription Drug Roundup on April 28th

On April 28th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office, Join Together Northern Nevada, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and community partners will give the public an opportunity to rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Residents can bring medications for disposal to two convenient locations: […]

Centennial Awards Program Looking to Recognize Long-time Nevada Families Applications Due June 30

The Ag Council of Nevada is looking for farms and ranches that have been in the same family for 100 years or more.  Applications for the Nevada’s Centennial Ranch and Farm Awards Program are due by June 30. Two Fallon families were inducted into the program in 2011, bringing the number of families to forty-three, according […]