Solar Powers the Las Vegas SignIconic “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign now solar powered. As one of Green Chips’ signature projects, along with the Clean Energy Project, and collaborative funding from several key sources, the famous Las Vegas welcome sign has now become solar powered. This landmark achievement includes three “trees” with solar panels located so as not to obstruct the view of the sign. For the complete story that made the news around the world, click here.

About the Author: Lauren Boitel

Lauren Boitel is the Executive Director of ImpactNV, a statewide sustainability NGO convener and coalition builder that drives systemic change around economic, environmental, and social sustainability in the Silver State. Lauren has 12 years of experience as a Sustainability Professional in Southern Nevada and teaches Sustainability & Entrepreneurship for the Lee Business School at UNLV.