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NV Energy Seeks Proposals for 100 Megawatts of Renewable Energy

Oct 1, 2014

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NV Energy has announced it is seeking proposals to secure up to 100 megawatts of additional renewable energy resources that provide the greatest economic benefit to the State of Nevada, that ensure the creation of new jobs, and that offer the best value to NV Energy customers.

Merrimack Energy Group will serve as the independent evaluator for the Request for Proposals (RFP), and PowerAdvocate will provide the response platform and related technology for the RFP process.

This 100-megawatt request for proposals is for renewable energy for NV Energy's operating company in Southern Nevada. Subsequent 100-megawatt RFPs will be issued in 2015 and 2016.

NV Energy requests that all parties interested in becoming a bidder for this RFP should complete and submit a Bidder's Registration and Contact Information Form that can be found on the company's website – NV Energy Renewable Energy Request For Proposals

There will be a Bidder's Conference on Oct. 10, 2014, to be held at the company's offices in both Las Vegas and Reno. The last day bids can be submitted is Nov. 12, 2014, and the company anticipates finalizing a shortlist by Feb. 17, 2015.  

Additional information and the process required to register with PowerAdvocate and to attend the Bidder's Conference are available at the company's website.

About NV Energy, Inc.
NV Energy, Inc. provides a wide range of energy services to 1.3 million customers throughout Nevada and nearly 40 million tourists annually. NV Energy is a holding company whose principal subsidiaries, Nevada Power Company and Sierra Pacific Power Company do business as NV Energy. The company is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada. Information about NV Energy is available on the company's website, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube pages, which can be accessed via


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