Unions Sue Nevada Over Plant Hiring

January 2007
ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/22/2007, Vol. 258 Issue 3, p22
Trade Publication
This article reports on a lawsuit that was filed by the Nevada American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) against the state Commission on Economic Development on January 10, 2007 over sales and use tax incentives for a solar thermal electric generating plant project in Boulder City, Nevada. The $106-million project by Solargenix Energy LLC, which broke ground in February 2006, is the largest solar concentrating electric facility in 14 years and third largest globally.


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