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Secretaries Chu and Salazar will Join Senator Reid to Make Solar Energy Announcement

July 7, 2010 - 12:00am



WASHINGTON - Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid will make an announcement regarding job creation and solar energy development at the Nevada Test Site. Nevada stands to be the leading state for solar energy production and green energy jobs. This announcement will encourage increased development of solar energy technology in the Silver State.


WHO: Secretary of Energy Steven Chu

Secretary of Interior Ken Salazar

Nevada Senator Harry Reid

UNLV President Neal Smatresk

Nevada Development Authority President Somer Hollingsworth

WHAT: Announcement about job creation and solar energy
WHEN: Thursday, July 8, 9:30 am PDT
WHERE:  UNLV, Greenspun Hall

(corner of Maryland Parkway and University Road)

Media contact(s):

(202) 586-4940