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Grants support WNC programs

NV Energy is empowering Western Nevada College students with two new learning tools. A $23,000 grant has enabled the college to launch a new student assistance program, and also allowed it to purchase a mobile industrial electrical wiring learning system for Applied Industrial Technology students, usable throughout the college's seven-county service area.NV Energy donated $18,000 so the college could purchase the equipment to offer electronics students hands-on training. They can learn installation and troubleshooting of electrical control systems using realistic equipment and scenarios, including panel layout, splicing and termination and wire sizing.Another $5,000 has helped fund the college's Project Graduate …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Nov 3, 2012 04:08AM Published Nov 3, 2012 04:06AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.