Friday, May 20, 2022

First Green Bank in Nevada Names Founding Executive Director

Last month, the Nevada Clean Energy Fund named Kirsten Stasio as its founding executive director. Created after the state legislature passed Senate Bill 407...

A Wild Independence Gives a Second Life to Nevada County’s Independence...

A new documentary that is making appearances at film festivals throughout the West features a hiking destination unlike many others: Nevada County’s Independence Trail.  A...

Nevadans Remain Split

Southern Nevada’s newest lands bill has amassed support from conservationists, fair housing advocates, and lawmakers across the state, but not all are confident that...

The Thacker Pass Lithium Mine Would Supply Nuclear Weapons and Reactors

Opinion The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything except our thinking. Thus, we are drifting toward catastrophe beyond conception. We shall require a...

Dam the Status Quo

Before Developing Water Strategies for the Future, We Must Rectify the Decisions of the Past As the ongoing effects of climate change are realized throughout...

Water Pollution Control Permit for Thacker Pass Lithium Mine

Opinion To the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, and to the public. My name is Max Wilbert. I am a community organizer, author, wilderness guide, and...

First Person Accounts – Saying No to The Lithium Mine at...

Opinion Lithium Nevada, LLC, a subsidiary of Lithium Americas Corporation has proposed a significantly large lithium mining project less than a one-hour drive north of...

Thacker Pass Dispatches: “Blatant Harassment”—Thacker Pass Activists Fined $50K for Providing...

Opinion Back in January, my friend Will Falk and I founded the Protect Thacker Pass campaign to stop a proposed 17,933-acre open-pit mine in northern...

Squaw Valley Changes Name to Palisades Tahoe

The Squaw Valley resort acknowledged more than a year ago that its name “was derogatory and offensive. It did not stand for who we...

International Group of Lithium Mining Opponents Stand With Those Who Oppose...

Yesterday, an international group of individuals who are “directly facing the effects of lithium extraction or are a part of organizations working alongside these...