Trio of solar project approvals brings Nevada utility NV Energy closer to 1,000MW storage target.

by Nov 26, 2020

Utility NV Energy has had plans for three large-scale solar-plus-storage projects approved by regulator the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN) which the company said will enable it to achieve a PUC-set energy storage deployment target. The PUCN target was set in March this year and mandated for NV Energy to deploy 1,000MW of energy storage. NV Energy filed plans for the three solar farms in July as part of its integrated resource plan (IRP)., which comprises of 478MW of solar PV and 338MW of battery storage. Addition of these projects brings NV Energy’s portfolio of solar and storage projects in service and under development to 2,669MW of new solar and 1,028MW of storage.  Link to the news: