California Prepares For An Eclipse Of Its Solar Power

Spectators around the country are gearing up, eclipse glasses at the ready, for the solar eclipse on Monday. But another group — perhaps more anxious than eager — is preparing as well: the people who run California's electric grid. California is home to almost half of all the solar power in the country. So even a partial loss of the sun will mean a major dip in the energy supply. "We're doing a lot of coordination, a lot of preparation," says Deane Lyon, a manager at the California...

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Social Security

Jul 23, 2010

This week, Dan Erwine talks about the Social Security deficit and whether your monthly check will be there when you need it. The guest is Christopher K. Abts, founder and president of Cornerstone Retirement Group in Reno.

Feds Consider Listing Tree as Endangered

Jul 19, 2010
US Forest Service

StoryCorps Reno

Jul 19, 2010

Hal Taylor and Tova Ramos signed up for an interview in the StoryCorps booth while it was in Reno. Then they continued the conversation.

Fields to Fork

Jul 16, 2010

This week on Nevada Newsline, Dan Erwine tries to understand the different levels of organic produce and how farm-fresh foods are certified organic. In the studio this week was Dan Smith, a nutritional counselor and Stephen Bird, an inspector with California Certified Organic Farmers. Also, the latest on Hot August Nights.

Nevada's Casino Industry

Jul 9, 2010

Dan Erwine takes a look at the health of Northern Nevada's casino industry. Joining him in the studio is David Farahi, Director of Investor Relations at Monarch Casino and Resort which owns the Atlantis in Reno.

New Sources of Energy

Jul 2, 2010

Dan Erwine exlores news sources of energy in light of the BP oil spill. Joining him in the studios is Chuck Coronella, associate professor in UNR's Department of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering.

Changes in Print Journalism

Jun 28, 2010

Dan Erwine talks about big changes in print journalism. Beryl Love, Executive Editor of the Reno Gazette-Journal describes the innovative ways his newspaper covered this month's Nevada primary election.

StoryCorps Reno

Jun 25, 2010

A conversation between Lucy Bouldin and Sara Erwine

Changes in Energy Policy

Jun 21, 2010

Dan Erwine talks about changes in energy policy in the wake of the BP oil spill. Christopher Simon, professor of political science at UNR, joins him in the studio.

StoryCorps Reno

Jun 17, 2010

Marge Sill and Shaaron Netherton talk about Nevada's wilderness.

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