Salazar to Mark Milestone on Renewable Energy Development on Public Lands


Contact: Blake Androff (202) 208-6416

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – As part of President Obama’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, on Friday, October 12, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will travel to Nevada to mark a major milestone for renewable energy development on public lands. Secretary Salazar will be joined by Senator Harry Reid; University of Nevada, Las Vegas President Neal Smatresk; and Nevada Bureau of Land Management State Director Amy Lueders.

WHO: Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
Nevada Senator Harry Reid, U.S. Senate Majority Leader
Neal Smatresk, President, UNLV
Amy Lueders, BLM State Director
WHAT: Event on renewable energy
WHEN: Friday, October 12, 2012 @ 10:30 a.m. PDT
University of Nevada, Las Vegas – Greenspun Building
4505 South Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, Nevada