Anti fracking suit seeks to block BLM oil drilling in Nevada
Conservation groups say the Bureau of Land Management is reversing course on limiting drilling on a vast stretch of federal land.
Electric car maker Faraday Future leases California plant
Deal follows the scrapping of a proposed $1 billion plant in Nevada.
Electric car maker scraps plans for $1B Nevada plant
Faraday Future calls it a “shift in business strategy” as niche car makers face industry changes.
Work stopped at Las Vegas electric car factory site
Officials call work stoppage a “temporary adjustment” to focus on concept car development.
Tesla opens $5 billion Nevada Gigafactory
Facility could nearly double the world’s production of lithium-ion batteries.
Faraday aims to start Nevada electric car plant by 2018
State has pledged up to $335 million worth of incentives for the project.
Hundreds walk off Tesla job in Nevada labour dispute
Union officials said work at Tesla’s gigafactory is increasingly being done by non-union, out-of-state crews.
Tesla gigafactory job creation slower than projected
Investment so far is $374 million, below the early prediction of $1 billion by the end of 2015.
Nevada to consider tax breaks for Faraday Future
Governor Sandoval calls special legislative session to approve incentives for Chinese –backed carmaker
Chinese-backed EV maker picks Nevada for $1B plant
Deal depends on state lawmakers’ approval of tax incentives that haven’t been publicly described
Nevada researchers trying to turn roadside weed into biofuel
The sunflower’s sticky cousin is on the verge of being turned into diesel fuel, and someday could fuel jetliners.
Nevada considers $1.3B deal to land Tesla battery plant
Governor says gigafactory would generate up to $100 billion for state’s economy.
Tesla battery factory incentives worth up to $1.3B over 20 years
Nevada’s incentive package includes sales and tax abatements and tax credits for jobs and investment.
Nevada battery factory brings Tesla closer to mass produced EVs
The “gigafactory” will bring the cost of batteries down by producing them on a huge scale.
Tesla selects Nevada for $5 billion battery factory
The “gigafactory” will create an estimated 6,500 jobs.