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1755 E Plumb Ln. # 111
Reno, NV 89502, USA

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Gannett Wins 65 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:04:00 -0700

McLEAN, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) announced today that 21 of its media organizations won a combined 65 regional 2014 Edward R. Murrow awards. Gannett Broadcast won ...

Solar Heating Workshop for Contractors on April 23 Wednesday

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:10:37 -0700

NV Energy's RenewableGenerations program is hosting a free technical workshop on Wednesday, April 23, for licensed contractors interested in learning how to install solar-powered water, space and pool heating equipment.

Ram Power, Corp. Completes Sale of Geysers Project

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:32:05 -0700

RENO, NV--(Marketwired - Apr 22, 2014) - Ram Power, Corp. ( TSX : RPG ) ("Ram Power" or the "Company"), a renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, announced today that it has successfully completed the previously announced transaction with U.S. Geothermal Inc. for the sale of the Company's Geysers project for a total of $6.4 ...

Reno Airport now offering more flight options

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:04:55 -0700

Just in time for the summer, Reno Airport is adding some new flights.

Yerington Student Competes in Washington, D.C., at Poetry Out Loud National Finals

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:40:25 -0700

Christian Schunke, a senior at Yerington High School in Lyon County, will compete in the National Finals for Poetry Out Loud Tuesday and Wednesday, April 29 and 30 in Washington, D.C. He is one of 53 finalists from a field of 375,000 who competed nationally.

Michael Brooks Seeliger — 1968-2014

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:21:11 -0700

Michael Brooks Seeliger of Reno died April 13 while enjoying one of his many passions in life — flying. He was 46. Mike is the grandson of Brooks Park, the late patriarch of the Carson Valley cattle ranch family that also owns acreage in Stateline, including Edgewood Tahoe, the former Horizon hotel and MontBleu. He […]

Matisyahu to Tour Guam, Hawaii and More

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:43:06 -0700

Matisyahu will hit the road beginning April 26 for a lengthy tour that will last through the end of August. Supporting his latest release Akeda due out June 3, Matisyahu will perform at a variety of festivals along the way including Summer Camp, BottleRock Napa Valley, Summerfest and more.

Apple pushes environmental efforts ahead of Earth Day

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:13:10 -0700

On a stunning cloudless day in the Nevada desert, Lisa Jackson...

Apple tries to clean up its carbon-spewing ways with new data centers

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:15:54 -0700

Just in time for Earth Day, Steven Levy talks to Apple's VP of environmental initiatives, former EPA director Lisa Jackson, about the company's march towards green power across all its facilities. (wired.com) To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Apple Aims to Shrink Its Carbon Footprint With New Data Centers

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:23:17 -0700

In a 2011 Greenpeace report called “How Dirty is Your Data?", Apple earned the dubious distinction of being the among the worst climate offenders. Not long afterwards—though Apple says the announcement was long in the making—the company proclaimed its intent to power all its operations via renewables like wind, biogas, hydro, and solar.

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