Searchlight Wind Energy Project (NVN-084626)
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Searchlight Wind Energy Project (NVN-084626)
Federal Process & Documents

The following diagram shows the current progress for this proposed project with links to applicable project-related documents. The colored bar in the center indicates the items that have been completed or are currently underway.


Federal Coordination Process

Right-of-Way Grant

Record of Decision (Appendices below) -  
  Notification of Final EIS

  Final EIS -

  - Public Comment Period
Notice of Availability of Draft EIS -  
  Draft EIS
 Public Scoping Meetings -  
  - Notice of Intent


Project Fact Sheet, June 2009
Project Fact Sheet, March 2013
Project Map
Plan of Development

Announcements & Documents

Notice of Intent

BLM published in Federal Register, 12/16/2008
EPA published in Federal Register, 12/16/2008
BLM news release issued, 12/18/2008

Public Scoping Meetings

BLM news release issued, 01/22/2009
Final Scoping Report 
Scoping comment period ended February 17, 2009

Notice of Availability of Draft EIS 

         BLM published in the Federal Register, 01/20/2012
         EPA published in the Federal Register, 01/20/2012
         BLM news release issued, 01/20/2012

Public Comments Received 

Scoping comment period ended April 18, 2012

Notice of Availability of Final EIS

BLM published in the Federal Register, 12/18/2012
EPA published in the Federal Register, 12/14/2012
BLM news release issued, 12/17/2012

Notice of Availability of Record of Decision 

          BLM published in the Federal Register, 03/22/2013 
          Western published in the Federal Register, 05/16/2013
          BLM news release issued, 03/13/2013
          BLM news release issued, 03/22/2013

 Notice to Extend Mineral Segregation for Six Months

          BLM published in the Federal Register, 01/17/2014 

Decision & Authorization Documents

Record of Decision

Environmental Documents and Technical Reports 

State of Nevada Process

Renewable Energy Graphics

Renewable Energy Resources

Southern Nevada Priority Projects
Southern Nevada Approved Projects
Nevada Priority Projects
National Energy Site
Policy & Guidance
Additional Renewable Energy Links
Nevada EIS Process
Renewable Energy Projects Map

For more information or to send comments,
please contact Greg Helseth at:

BLM, Las Vegas Field Office
Attn:  Greg Helseth, Renewable Energy Project Manager
4701 N. Torrey Pines Drive
Las Vegas, NV  89130

Email: ghelseth@blm.gov
Or: BLM_NV_SNDO_SearchlightWindEnergyEIS@blm.gov
Phone: 702-515-5173
Fax: 702-515-5023

Last updated: 07-23-2014