Nevada Conservation League Announces Endorsements for Primary Election Candidates

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Today, the Nevada Conservation League announced endorsements for candidates up and down the ballot for the 2022 primary election. The full list of candidate endorsements for the primary election can be found below.  Nevada Conservation League Policy and Advocacy Director Christi Cabrera said: “Nevada has led the nation in policy andContinue reading “Nevada Conservation League Announces Endorsements for Primary Election Candidates”

Nevada Conservation League Announces Endorsement of Steve Sisolak in 2022 Election Cycle

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Today, the Nevada Conservation League announced its endorsement of Steve Sisolak for Governor in the 2022 election.   “With extreme weather and climate pollution threatening communities and degrading our natural resources, it’s critical we continue to have leaders at the forefront of the climate fight — not anti-environment extremists that are looking toContinue reading “Nevada Conservation League Announces Endorsement of Steve Sisolak in 2022 Election Cycle”

Governor Sisolak, Assemblywoman Nguyen, and Environmental Advocates Celebrate Earth Day with United Call for Climate Action

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Today, Governor Sisolak and Assemblywoman Nguyen joined the Nevada Conservation League, outdoor recreation leaders, artists, and youth activists to urge federal leaders to pass transformative climate legislation that invests in the health of our planet and develops a 21st-century, clean energy economy. A video of this event can be found here.Continue reading “Governor Sisolak, Assemblywoman Nguyen, and Environmental Advocates Celebrate Earth Day with United Call for Climate Action”

Nevada Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General Joined Veterans and Climate Activists to Highlight the Threat Climate Change Poses to Energy and National Security and Called on Senate to Prioritize Climate Action

(LAS VEGAS, Nevada) – Today, Lieutenant Governor Lisa Cano Burkhead, Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford, State Senator Chris Brooks, and climate activists convened for a press conference to call attention to the threat that climate change poses to energy and national security. Speakers urged the Senate to pass the $550 billion in crucial climate investmentsContinue reading “Nevada Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General Joined Veterans and Climate Activists to Highlight the Threat Climate Change Poses to Energy and National Security and Called on Senate to Prioritize Climate Action”

Nevada Joins Multi-state Agreement to Support Zero-emission Trucks and Buses

Nevada Joins Multi-state Agreement to Support Zero-emission Trucks and Buses  LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Today, Governor Sisolak announced that Nevada has joined the Multi-State Medium and Heavy-Duty Zero Emission Vehicle Memorandum of Understanding, which will encourage vehicle electrification and work to reduce toxic air pollution from our transportation sector. Nevada joins 16 states and WashingtonContinue reading “Nevada Joins Multi-state Agreement to Support Zero-emission Trucks and Buses”

Nevada Conservation League Announces ‘Automatic’ Endorsements for State Environmental Champions in 2022 Election Cycle

Endorsements are provided to incumbents with strong environmental track records during past legislative sessions  LAS VEGAS, Nev — Today, the Nevada Conservation League announced endorsements of 15 State Senate and Assembly incumbents running for re-election who have a strong track record in advancing environmental protection and a healthy climate. ‘Automatic endorsements’ by the Nevada ConservationContinue reading “Nevada Conservation League Announces ‘Automatic’ Endorsements for State Environmental Champions in 2022 Election Cycle”

Nevada’s Authority to Set Clean Cars Standards is Restored!

The Biden EPA reinstated the right of states to adopt stronger clean vehicle standards that will improve air quality, expand consumer choice, boost the economy, and fight climate change CARSON CITY — Today, President Biden’s EPA restored a key tool to address pollution from the transportation sector – America and Nevada’s leading source of climateContinue reading “Nevada’s Authority to Set Clean Cars Standards is Restored!”

League of Conservation Voters Releases National Scorecard for Nevada Delegation

Scores examine how Nevada’s Congressional leaders voted to protect health, environment, and democracy during the 117th Congress LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Today, Nevada Conservation League released Nevada delegation scores on the League of Conservation Voters’ 2021 National Environmental Scorecard examining how federal leaders voted to champion the environment and protect our democracy, while others failed toContinue reading “League of Conservation Voters Releases National Scorecard for Nevada Delegation”

Governor Sisolak Announces Climate Solutions as Part of Economic Recovery Plan During State of State Address

Nevada Conservation League applauds strategic investments to be made in climate change solutions, clean energy, and heat mitigation LAS VEGAS — Today, during a special State of State address, Governor Sisolak laid out a vision for Nevada’s economic recovery and his priorities for strategic investments using federal and state dollars. Among the Governor’s top prioritiesContinue reading “Governor Sisolak Announces Climate Solutions as Part of Economic Recovery Plan During State of State Address”

ICYMI: Congresswoman Susie Lee Joins Environmental Advocates to Discuss Federal Climate Action

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Last night, the Nevada Conservation League hosted a virtual town hall with Representative Susie Lee (NV-3) to discuss the need for bold federal climate action to address extreme climate events, expand access to clean energy, and support economic recovery.  This event comes as Congress considers a significant climate package that wouldContinue reading “ICYMI: Congresswoman Susie Lee Joins Environmental Advocates to Discuss Federal Climate Action”