TOMORROW AT 1 P.M.: Governor Sisolak to host virtual roundtable on energy in Nevada

CARSON CITY, NV – May 12, 2021

Tomorrow, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will host a roundtable on energy in Nevada.

The round table will be held virtually via Zoom and the Governor will be joined by Sen. Chris Brooks, Sen. Fabian Doñate and will include two panel discussions.

In the first panel, Sen. Brooks will be joined by Rose McKinney-James, a clean energy advocate, and Doug Cannon, President and CEO of NV Energy for a panel about transmission infrastructure and regional energy markets, moderated by Governor’s Office of Energy Director David Bobzien.

The second panel, moderated by Dr. Kristen Averyt, Nevada State Climate Coordinator, will focus on jobs and economic opportunity in Nevada’s new energy economy. Sen. Doñate will be joined by CSN President Dr. Federico Zaragoza, Governor’s Office of Economic Development Director Michael Brown, and Shannon Skinner, IBEW 396 President and a lead journeyman lineman for NV Energy.

Members of the press must RSVP to by 10 a.m. Thursday to gain access to the Zoom link.

The stream will be available on the Governor’s YouTube at:



Meghin Delaney      
Communications Director