Nevada Senator Harry Reid and U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood recently publicly announced the Federal Railroad Administration's final environmental impact statement for the $6 billion high-speed DesertXpress project, which will connect Las Vegas to Southern California.
You think the Nevada desert, you think solar power. But that's not the case at Pahrump Valley High School, about 50 miles west of Las Vegas.
The school, scheduled to open in 2012, is being built with a geothermal heat pump (GHP).
What happened to the Jesse James and Al Capones of the world? Sometimes it seems like there just aren't any good criminals anymore.
There will come a day when an electric vehicle (EV) charging station going in anywhere - save, perhaps, the moon or Mars - won't be news.
But we're obviously not there yet.
Las Vegas is a city that never sleeps; there is no last call in Vegas. All of the happiness that comes from bright lights, gambling and free flowing booze is a huge contrast to the meager lives of the inhabitants who live below Sin City.
Sprint Nextel is reportedly poised to launch the first WiMax 4G smartphone at the CTIA wireless conference next week in Las Vegas.