Nevada's utilities join forces to defend territory

Cruz, Sherri
May 1998
Las Vegas Business Press;05/04/98, Vol. 15 Issue 18, p1
Focuses on the merger between the Nevada Power Co. and Sierra Pacific Power. Total combined assets of the electric utilities; Total combined customers; Purpose of the merger; Plans of the two companies to offer enhanced services and stabilized prices.


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