Desert Diamond’s Jewel – Public Art

Clark County’s first baseball diamond 4-plex. Located next to Mountains Edge Regional Park, the Desert Diamonds Baseball Complex will be completed in 2018. The $16 million project will include natural turf, bleachers, lights and sun shade. One field will meet … Continue reading Desert Diamond’s Jewel – Public Art

“Environmental voters have the potential to overwhelm the electorate.”

Nathaniel Stinnett knows he’s preaching to the choir. The problem is, even believers don’t always show up for church.   Dismayed by how low environmental concerns like climate change, pollution and pipelines rank on surveys of voter priorities, Stinnett founded … Continue reading “Environmental voters have the potential to overwhelm the electorate.”

Can Elon Musk’s solar roof tiles replace fossil fuels in housing?

At the National Governors Association Summer Meeting in July, Elon Musk  claimed that the U.S. can run solely on solar energy. “If you wanted to power the entire U.S. with solar panels,” he said, “it would take a fairly small corner … Continue reading Can Elon Musk’s solar roof tiles replace fossil fuels in housing?

The troubling ‘tactics’ politicians are using to attack rooftop solar

As commercial solar energy continues to grow, there are signs that rooftop solar installations may be slowing as political attacks create roadblocks. Policy changes are seeking to drive up the costs of residential solar and make it unaffordable for many … Continue reading The troubling ‘tactics’ politicians are using to attack rooftop solar