Las Vegas Sun - Photograph : Switch 1 & 2 Solar Project Ceremony

November 19, 2018

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From left: Kathryn Arbeit, VP of Project Development Americas, First Solar, unknown, John Ruhs, Nevada State Director, Bureau of Land Management, Angela Dykema, Nevada Office of Energy, Cliff Graham, VP of Development U.S., EDF Renewable Energy, former U.S. Senator Harry Reid, Steve Sisolak, Chairman, Clark County Commission, Sam Castor, Executive Vice President of Policy - Switch, Dave Ulozas, Senior VP of Renewable Resources, NV Energy pose for a photo during the honorary flipping of the switch to celebrate the commissioning of the 179 megawatt Switch Station 1 and 2 Solar Projects, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017.  This is the first-ever project to be built in one of the Bureau of Land Management's Solar Energy Zones.

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From left: Kathryn Arbeit, VP of Project Development Americas, First Solar, unknown, John Ruhs, Nevada State Director, Bureau of Land Management, Angela Dykema, Nevada Office of Energy, Cliff Graham, VP of Development U.S., EDF Renewable Energy, former U.S. Senator Harry Reid, Steve Sisolak, Chairman, Clark County Commission, Sam Castor, Executive Vice President of Policy - Switch, Dave Ulozas, Senior VP of Renewable Resources, NV Energy pose for a photo during the honorary flipping of the switch to celebrate the commissioning of the 179 megawatt Switch Station 1 and 2 Solar Projects, Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. This is the first-ever project to be built in one of the Bureau of Land Management's Solar Energy Zones.