07 Jun '17, 11pm
National renewable industries urge @GovSandoval to sign #AB206:
Industries urge Gov. Sandoval to lead Nevada’s transformation to a clean energy economy June 7, 2017 CARSON CITY, Nev. — National business groups representing the geothermal, solar, and wind power industries today sent a letter to Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval asking him to sign a bill, AB206 , expanding the state’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS) to 40 percent renewable energy by 2030. “Our organizations represent thousands of leading renewable energy companies in the United States who have invested billions of dollars in the country’s growing clean energy economy,” the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Geothermal Energy Association (GEA), and Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) wrote in the letter to Gov. Sandoval . “We stress that your signature on raising the standard will affirm the state’s position as a national clean energy leader.” Nevada’s existing R...