26 Jul '18, 8pm

[email protected]: Clean Energy Groups: Say No To Question 3 In Nevada

.@SolarIndustry: Clean Energy Groups: Say No To Question 3 In Nevada

Four clean energy groups – the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), the Sierra Club, Southwest Energy Efficiency Project and Western Resource Advocates – have announced their opposition to Question 3 on Nevada’s ballot this upcoming election. The groups claim Question 3 would deregulate the state’s electricity market and, in turn, could disrupt the state’s clean energy progress. If Question 3 passes, according to the groups, NV Energy would get out of the energy supply business and have to sell all of its power plants. The Nevada legislature would have until 2023 to establish a new, deregulated electricity market, but there is no evidence that this new market structure would lower rates below current levels for residential customers, the groups say. Most importantly, a deregulated market could interrupt NV Energy’s commitment to double its current level of renewable e...

Full article: https://solarindustrymag.com/clean-energy-groups-say-no-t...

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