Solar Nexus Visits Ivanpah Solar Power Facility November 1, 2018

Securing Sustainable Solar’s Future

The Sun’s rays are fundamental for creating solar energy but securing this clean

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Clouds shading solar panels September 4, 2018

Secrets of Successful Solar

Solar energy is a clean and renewable energy source but integrating solar power into

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Nevada Solar Array August 1, 2018

Navigating The Energy-Water Nexus

It’s not only the Sun’s rays that are needed to create solar energy. For this

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Mojave desert solar array July 2, 2018

Sleuthing The Solar Footprint

Solar energy is a clean source of energy that neither emits greenhouse gases nor

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Securing Solar's Sustainability June 1, 2018

Securing Solar’s Sustainability

In Nevada, the sun’s rays provide an abundant and clean form of energy but

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Tortoise 2014 By RJ Abella May 1, 2018

Knowledge is Power: Protecting the Desert Tortoise

The desert tortoise might be Nevada’s state reptile but rapid changes in fragile

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NSF Site Visit April 16, 2018

Call for Collaborators: Industry and Institutions Working Together

Are you interested in solar energy generation, associated water use, and the

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Graduate Student Research Builds the Foundation of Sustainable Solar April 13, 2018

Graduate Student Research Builds the Foundation of Sustainable Solar

Ensuring the future of sustainable solar energy requires more than simply

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Shutterstock Desert Water Pump April 2, 2018

Counting the Benefits

By definition deserts are dry and water is scarce but, sometimes, sources of this

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University of Nevada Joe Crowley March 28, 2018

2018 Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus in Nevada Annual Meeting

Registration is now open for the 2018 Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus in Nevada

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NSC scientist Jeremy Vergara examines solutions in lab. March 8, 2018

Thinking Outside the Classroom

Life as an undergraduate in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math

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Erica Marti works with UNLV students to assemble a portable solar energy classroom kit February 15, 2018

Issue 06, February 2018 Newsletter

Vibrant education programs are essential for engaging students to seek careers in

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A ladder leads leans up against a dry cooling apparatus February 14, 2018

Project and Mentoring Videos Now Available!

Project and mentoring videos for the Solar Energy-Water-Environment Nexus in Nevada

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The view of a wind turbine from its base against a clear blue sky February 5, 2018

UNR NevadaToday Predicting the Power of Wind Lei Yang

Lei Yang is using information from individual wind turbines to create wind power

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Great Basin Landscape February 1, 2018

Saving the Desert’s Upper Crust

To a casual observer, desert lands may appear a barren vista of sand and soil,

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A Wind Farm at twilight January 2, 2018

How the Wind Blows

From a gentle breeze to a full out gale, wind represents a clean and sustainable

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December 4, 2017

SOL Traveler

Sol Traveler Nevada teachers request a Portable Solar Energy Classroom Kit here. 

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Nano Deposition System at UNLV December 1, 2017

Using Nanotechnology, Not Water, to Clean Solar Panels

Although solar panels might appear bright and shiny, in desert environments, where

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A graduation cap decorated with scarlet and gray sequins which spell out 'UNLV 60' November 29, 2017

UNLV Magazine Dale Devitt Solar Side Effects

  Solar Side Effects     Page Views: 238

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UNLV News Center: A frog floats amidst vegetation in a tank. November 27, 2017

UNLV News Center Alexis Sauceda-Quintero

Presentation: Alexis Sauceda-Quintero     Page Views: 275

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Chancellor's Bulletin November 16, 2017

NSHE Chancellor’s Bulletin: 25th NSF EPSCoR Conference, Missoula, MT

  NSHE Chancellor’s Bulletin – 11/14/2017     Page Views:

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Group photo of Exchange participants between Nevada, South America and Asia November 1, 2017

Collaborating Across the Continents

Many of the great environmental challenges - the availability of clean water, access

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UNLV News Center Yahia Baghzouz Mighty Microgrids October 17, 2017

UNLV News Center Yahia Baghzouz Mighty Microgrids

Mighty Microgrids: UNLV Team Researching Power Grids of the Future Page Views: 281

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Dissection team member explains brain cross section October 1, 2017

Walking in the Shoes of Scientists

For many high schoolers, the word science conjures up images of lab coats and petri

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Professionals sit at banquet tables for a conference. A pair of large projection screens at the front of the ballroom display a slideshow. September 29, 2017

NBC News 4 Dilek Uz Economics of Climate Change

  Local Experts weigh in at Global Climate Change Summit Page Views: 280

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KUNR Dilek Uz Global Climate Change Summit September 29, 2017

KUNR Dilek Uz Economics of Climate Change

UNR Forum Looks At Economic Impacts Of Climate Change     Page Views: 294

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Group photo of students who participated in the REX Summer Program September 14, 2017

2017 Summer REX Program

The Summer Research Experience (REX) wrapped up a successful inaugural program in

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High September 1, 2017

Mighty Microgrids: Improving Grid Power Quality

Although the U.S. electric grid is an engineering marvel with more than 9,200

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