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Our latest round of grants using Volkswagen Settlement funds will cut NOx pollution by 60 tons. It’s part of Nevada’s commitment to cleaner transportation for the health and wellbeing of all Nevadans.

Grants for cleaner air


Volkswagen Settlement projects reduce diesel pollution in Nevada, over $3 million awarded

Since 2018, Nevada has leveraged more than $10 million through the Volkswagen Settlement Fund to reduce harmful emissions from older diesel engines and support statewide vehicle electrification efforts

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Nevada receives nearly $500,000 to reduce pollution from diesel vehicles

New clean-diesel school buses deliver cleaner, healthier rides for Clark County schoolchildren. Eco-friendly utility trucks improve air quality in Reno.

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Public Notices

Notice of Decision - BMRR - Mary Ann Canyon

BMRR Notice of Decision - Issue renewed Water Pollution Control Permit NEV2011107 to Osceola Gold Inc. (Permittee)

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NOPA – BAPC – Florida Canyon Mining, Inc. – Florida Canyon Mine – Revision of MOPTC

Notice of Proposed Action – BAPC – Florida Canyon Mining, Inc. – Florida Canyon Mine – Revision of MOPTC 1041-2256 (A0386). Public comment period is from December 11, 2019 to January 10, 2020.

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