Las Vegas Tenant Battles Soaring Temperatures and Rent as Faulty A/C Sparks Hefty Energy Bill

Las Vegas, Nev. — Residents coping with soaring temperatures in Las Vegas are grappling with the additional headache of malfunctioning air conditioning units in rental properties, sparking a debate on tenants’ rights and landlords’ responsibilities under Nevada law. A Las Vegas local, who referred to herself only as Kim, experienced persistent issues with her air conditioning since moving into her apartment at the Cape Cod complex in April. Despite her efforts to keep her home cool, inside temperatures climbed to a sweltering 97 degrees Fahrenheit, significantly higher than the 74 degrees she set on her … Read more

Enphase Energy Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over Alleged Inflated Stock Prices and Misleading Statements

Fremont, Calif. — A recent lawsuit has positioned Enphase Energy, Inc. at the center of a significant legal battle over its stock prices. Filed on May 29, 2024, the class action suit represents shareholders who allege they purchased company stock at inflated prices between February 7, 2023, and April 25, 2023. The plaintiffs now seek reparations for their claimed losses, citing misleading statements by the company and certain top executives which they argue led to an artificial inflation of stock values. Enphase Energy, recognized globally for its advanced solar generation, storage, and energy management solutions, … Read more

Conservative Groups Sue Biden Administration to Halt World’s Largest Wind Energy Project, Citing Threat to Endangered Whales

Washington, D.C. – A federal lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. is pitting green energy against the preservation of endangered whales. Three conservative groups, the Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT), the Heartland Institute, and the National Legal and Policy Center, are suing the Biden administration and Dominion Energy over the proposed Virginia Offshore Wind project. The project, touted as the world’s largest wind energy venture, could potentially harm the North Atlantic right whale. The 61-page complaint lists the Interior Department, the Commerce Department, the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the … Read more

Kotzebue and Bethel Residents Take Legal Action Against Fuel Supplier Vitus Energy Over Winter Fuel Issues

Kotzebue, Alaska – Nine residents of Kotzebue, Alaska have filed a lawsuit against Vitus Energy, alleging issues with fuel purchased from the company during the winter season. This is not the first lawsuit to be filed against Vitus for fuel problems, as a separate lawsuit was previously taken up by a group of Bethel residents. During January, when temperatures in Kotzebue plummeted to minus 30 and below, residents noticed that Vitus fuel thickened and clogged filters, leading to heating systems failing to function and causing frozen water lines in their homes. While Vitus declined to … Read more