Conservation and Sporting Groups Applaud Gov. Sisolak Executive Order Directing Agencies to Collaborate in Restoring Sagebrush Habitat and Conserving Migration Corridors

*Link to Executive Order* CARSON CITY – Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed an Executive Order (EO) directing his administration, under the leadership of Director Tony Wasley of the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), Director Bradley Crowell of the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) and Director Kristina Swallow of the Nevada Department ofContinue reading “Conservation and Sporting Groups Applaud Gov. Sisolak Executive Order Directing Agencies to Collaborate in Restoring Sagebrush Habitat and Conserving Migration Corridors”

Nevada Conservation League to Organize Community Art Activation in Reno Calling For Climate Action Now

Nevada Conservation League launches community art activation highlighting the urgent need for climate action, justice, and clean energy jobs  RENO, NEVADA — On Friday, August 20, join Nevada Conservation League as we team up with local artist Jenie Villanueva at City Plaza park to participate in a community art activation connecting Reno’s urgent need toContinue reading “Nevada Conservation League to Organize Community Art Activation in Reno Calling For Climate Action Now”

West Wendover Mayor Corona Joins Western Mayors and LCV to Demand Federal Climate Action Now

Six Mountain West mayors highlight regional clean energy leadership and drastic climate impacts felt across the West NEVADA — On Wednesday, August 18, at 3:00 pm PT, mayors from West Wendover, Fort Collins, Phoenix, Aztec, Missoula, and Boise representing six western states will join the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) for a virtual discussion aboutContinue reading “West Wendover Mayor Corona Joins Western Mayors and LCV to Demand Federal Climate Action Now”

Nevada Conservation League Responds to DOI Announcement on Drilling on Public Lands and Waters, Highlights Nevada Senators’ Leadership on Oil and Gas Reform

LAS VEGAS — On Monday, August 16, the U.S. Department of Interior announced it has challenged a ruling from early June that temporarily blocked the suspension of new oil and gas leases on federal land and water and in the interim will continue with onshore and offshore drilling on public lands.  The Biden administration’s directiveContinue reading “Nevada Conservation League Responds to DOI Announcement on Drilling on Public Lands and Waters, Highlights Nevada Senators’ Leadership on Oil and Gas Reform”

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Aims to Boost Clean Energy Economy and Create Jobs for Nevadans

Congressman Horsford joined local environmental, justice, and union leaders to highlight bold investments that put Nevadans back to work in good-paying union jobs that help reach critical climate goals LAS VEGAS — Today, Congressman Horsford (NV-4) joined local leaders from Nevada Conservation League, Chispa Nevada, Climate Action NV, For Our Future, Native Voters Alliance Nevada,Continue reading “Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Aims to Boost Clean Energy Economy and Create Jobs for Nevadans”

LCV and Climate Power Announce New $10 million Ad Campaign to Support Federal Climate Action

Ads will support Representative Steven Horsford and Susie Lee leadership as they fight for major investments in clean energy jobs, climate justice for Nevada Washington, D.C. — Yesterday, the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) and Climate Power released the first spots in a new round of ads in Nevada to support Rep. Horsford (NV-04) andContinue reading “LCV and Climate Power Announce New $10 million Ad Campaign to Support Federal Climate Action”

New TV and Digital Ads in Nevada Encourage Senators Cortez Masto and Rosen and Reps. Lee (NV-03) and Horsford (NV-04) to Continue to Fight For Clean Energy and Climate Investments Necessary to Meet the Moment

Climate Power and LCV’s $10 Million Nationwide July Paid Media Campaign will Launch Across 16 States and 23 Congressional Districts Washington, D.C. – Today, Climate Power and the League of Conservation Voters (LCV) announced the launch of new TV and digital ads in Nevada. These ads are part of an additional $10 million paid mediaContinue reading “New TV and Digital Ads in Nevada Encourage Senators Cortez Masto and Rosen and Reps. Lee (NV-03) and Horsford (NV-04) to Continue to Fight For Clean Energy and Climate Investments Necessary to Meet the Moment”

Nevada Conservation League Responds to Ruling on Oil and Gas Leasing Pause

LAS VEGAS  — On Tuesday, a federal judge in Louisiana temporarily blocked the Biden administration’s suspension of new oil and gas leases on federal land and water. The injunction dampens concerted efforts around a nationwide shift away from fossil fuels like oil, coal, and natural gas in order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and staveContinue reading “Nevada Conservation League Responds to Ruling on Oil and Gas Leasing Pause”

U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Granholm Discusses Path to 100% Clean Energy with Nevada Lawmakers and Environmental Advocates

Clean Energy Investments Poised to Create Thousands of Jobs for Nevadans and Center Marginalized Communities   (A video of the roundtable can be watched here) LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Today, Nevada Conservation League joined U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm, Representative Steven Horsford (NV-4), Governor Steve Sisolak, State Senator Chris Brooks, Assemblywoman Daniele Monroe Moreno,Continue reading “U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Granholm Discusses Path to 100% Clean Energy with Nevada Lawmakers and Environmental Advocates”

Governor Sisolak Signs Major Clean Energy Bill Into Law

NEVADA — With the stroke of his pen, Governor Steve Sisolak today signed into law Senate Bill (SB) 448 to supercharge Nevada’s clean energy economy alongside bill sponsor Senator Chris Brooks and union members of the IBEW Local 357. The bill makes major investments in clean energy transmission, electric vehicle charging infrastructure, and energy efficiencyContinue reading “Governor Sisolak Signs Major Clean Energy Bill Into Law”