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Governor Sisolak announces “Clean Cars Nevada” initiative

Gov. Sisolak announces “Clean Cars Nevada,” initiative to provide Nevadans with more choices for less-polluting cars and trucks

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Nevada releases updated Greenhouse Gas Emissions Report to advance statewide climate goals

Under the leadership of Governor Sisolak, Nevada is accelerating efforts to achieve a clean, sustainable, and climate-resilient future for all Nevadans. As we embark on the new decade, Nevada will continue its leadership in advancing clean energy solutions and addressing the growing impacts of climate change that are already being felt in all corners of the Silver State. As a foundation of this effort, the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and the Nevada Governor’s Office of Energy are releasing an updated and expanded Nevada Statewide Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory and Projections Report.

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Public Notices

Notice of Intent - BMRR - Black Rock Canyon Mine and Mill

BMRR - Notice of Intent - Application for the issuance of Reclamation Permit for Black Rock Canyon Mine and Mill to New Gold Nevada, Inc. Public comment period is from July 2, 2020, to August 3, 2020.

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Notice of Decision - BMRR - FOGO Resources

BMRR Notice of Decision - Issue renewed Water Pollution Control Permit NV2004105 to FOGO Resources. (Permittee)

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