Category: environment

New Fuel Efficiency Standards Will Reduce Pollution, Spur Innovation and Reduce Dependence on Foreign Oil

Las Vegas, Nev. – Nevada conservation groups are welcoming new fuel economy rules that will almost double the efficiency of cars and trucks over the next 13 years. The move is expected to reduce pollution and dependence of imported foreign oil and spur innovation by vehicle manufacturers. The fuel economy

RECORD NUMBER OF TRIBES GATHER TO OPPOSE NEVADA PIPELINE

LAS VEGAS, NV – More than 30 Tribal Leaders met in Las Vegas, Nevada today to issue a joint statement opposing the controversial Las Vegas groundwater pumping pipeline. At the heart of the statement is the lack of required government-to-government consultation required by the federal government by Executive Order 13175 issued in

Nevada Conservation League Releases 2012 Early Endorsements

Las Vegas, NV – The Nevada Conservation League released their early endorsements in the 2012 election today.  The organization endorses pro-conservation candidates in state legislative races.  The early endorsements are reserved for incumbent lawmakers with a strong pro-conservation voting record. “These elected officials have demonstrated a strong regard for conservation issues