Nevada, US-based NV Energy is requesting proposals to add new renewable energy projects to its portfolio. The company is seeking proposals for all areas of renewables, including biomass, biogas, wind, solar and geothermal, which are compliant with Nevada’s existing renewable portfolio standards.
The announcement follows the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada’s approval of 1,190 megawatts of new solar energy and 590 megawatts of battery storage to be built in Nevada, serving customers by January 2024. NV Energy is also considering adding supplement energy storage systems that are integrated with the proposed renewable energy resource and standalone energy storage systems.
Project proposals will be evaluated based on multiple factors, including best value to customers of NV Energy and the creation of economic benefits to the state of Nevada. NV Energy currently serves more than 1.4 million customers throughout Nevada.