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New & Proposed Generation Plants in Nevada


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    Updated March 2016

    OWNER PLANT NAME COUNTY MAXIMUM CAPACITY PRIME MOVER ENERGY SOURCE ACTUAL OR PROPOSED ONLINE DATE POWER PURCHASE AGREEMENT STATUS
    Sempra Energy Copper Mountain 2 Clark 58 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2015 Pacific Gas & Electric In Operation
    Tonopah Solar Energy LLC Crescent Dunes Solar Nye 110 MW Steam Turbine Sun 2015 NV Energy In Operation
    Ormat McGinness Hills Expansion II Lander 48 MW Binary Turbine Geothermal Feb. 1, 2015 NV Energy In Operation
    Sempra Energy Copper Mountain 3 Clark 250 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2015 LADWP 210 MW

    City of Burbank 40 MW
    In Operation
    K Road Moapa Solar LLC K-Road Clark 250 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 LADWP Under Construction
    NV Energy Nellis Solar Array II Clark 15 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2015 NV Energy In Operation
    First Solar Energy LLC Silver State Solar Power South Clark 250 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 Southern California Edison Under Construction
    Tribal Solar, LLC 310 MW PV Solar Electric Project Clark 310 MW Photovoltaic Sun      2019 Southern California Edison Development
    Mesa Solar Energy, LLC California Ridge Solar Project Clark 200 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 Unknown Development
    Mesa Solar Energy, LLC Meadow Valley Solar Project Clark 200 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 Unknown Development
    Mesa Solar Energy, LLC Mesa Solar Energy Project Clark 200 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 Unknown Development
    ARES Nevada LLC ARES REM Project Clark/Nye 50 MW
    (12.5 MWh)
    Energy Storage Gravity/ Shuttle Trains Unknown Unknown Development
    Sunshine Valley Solar LLC Sunshine Valley Solar Project Nye 110 MW Photovoltaic Sun Late 2019      Southern California Edison Development
    Invenergy Solar Development LLC Harry Allen Solar Energy Center Clark 130 MW Photovoltaic Sun Unknown Unknown Development
    Boulder Solar LLC Boulder Solar Clark 200 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 NV Energy Under Construction
    Playa Solar LLC NV Dry Lake Clark 200 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 NV Energy Under Construction
    Sempra Energy Copper Mountain Solar 4 Clark 94 MW Photovoltaic Sun 2016 Southern California Edison Under Construction
    NPC d/b/a NV Energy Dry Lake Solar Energy Center Clark 150 MW Photovoltaic Sun Unknown Unknown Development
    Aiya Solar Project LLC Aiya Solar Project Clark 100 MW Photovoltaic Sun Unknown Unknown Development
    Snow Mountain Solar LLC Snow Mountain Solar Project Clark 100 MW Photovoltaic Sun Unknown Unknown Development
    ORNI 43 LLC   Tungsten Mountain Project Churchill 24 MW Binary Turbine Geothermal 2017 Unknown Development

       

      Total New & Proposed Capacity by Fuel Source & Date


      Updated March 2016

      ENERGY SOURCE TOTAL UNKNOWN
      COMMERCIAL
      OPERATION DATE
      2015 2016 2017-2018  2019
      Geothermal 72.0 MW   48 MW   24 MW  
      Landfill Gas 0.0 MW          
      Solar PV 2,817 MW 480 MW 323 MW 1,594 MW   420 MW
      Solar Thermal 110.0 MW   110 MW      
      Wind 0.0 MW          
      Storage 50 MW
      (12.5 MWh)
      50 MW        
      TOTAL 3,049 MW          

        Notes:

        1. Sources: PUCN Dockets, NV Energy, Project Developer Websites.
        2. Projects in PUCN Dockets that were proposed before mid – 2013 that have not had activity at the PUCN are not included.