A Quick Look At State Infrastructure Bill EV Charging Plans

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:50:38 +0000

A couple weeks ago, we heard from the US Departments of Energy and Transportation that all 50 states had submitted initial plans to review for funding from last year’s Infrastructure Bill. The long-term goal is to use the money to install 500,000 EV charging stations, but states have to start with critical corridors, and that’s […]

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New Mexico Submits First Infrastructure Bill EV Charging Plan, Ignorance Breeds Controversy

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sat, 23 Jul 2022 15:40:39 +0000

Last week, New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham announced that New Mexico was the first state to submit its EV charging plan to the federal government, a requirement to get funding from the infrastructure bill’s EV charging fund. But, the plan wasn’t without controversy, as many in the state and even journalists just don’t understand […]

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Massive $8 Billion SunZia Renewable Energy Project Is On Again, For Now

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 17:15:06 +0000

renewable energy wind transmission SunZia Pattern.jpgJoe Manchin or not, renewable energy is on a roll in the US, as demonstrated by the $8 billion SunZia wind farm and transmission line linking Arizona and New Mexico.

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A Key NM Charging Station Starts A New Round of Construction

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sun, 10 Jul 2022 17:45:48 +0000

At a recent event, the State of New Mexico not only showed off a very important new EV charging station, but they kicked off a round of EV charging station construction that’s going to make a big difference for the state’s residents and people passing through. A Key Interstate Will Now Have Non-Tesla EV Charging […]

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Roasting Green Chile with the Power of the Sun

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 09:00:07 +0000

Greener approach to a New Mexican staple opens possibilities for sustainable food roasting By Mollie Rappe Article courtesy of Sandia LabNews Every August and September the unmistakable pungent aroma of roasting green chile permeates the air across New Mexico and neighboring states. This delectable staple of regional cuisine is green in color, but roasting the chile pepper […]

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A Diné (Navajo) Community Activist Investigates Leaks at Oil & Gas Sites in New Mexico (Videos)

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Sun, 26 Jun 2022 03:40:33 +0000

A Diné (Navajo) community activist investigates leaks at oil and gas sites in New Mexico. With an infrared camera in hand, a Diné (Navajo) community activist investigates methane leaks at oil and gas sites. Environmental protectors sound the alarm and push for regulation in New Mexico’s San Juan Basin. In Southern Louisiana, land loss poses […]

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New Mexico: Kit Carson Electric Co-op Achieves 100% Daytime Solar Power

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2022 22:55:38 +0000

Kit Carson Electric Cooperative has achieved a big environmental milestone. Customers in their service area, around Taos and Santa Fe, New Mexico, will now have 100% of their daytime electric use provided by solar power. “When we partnered with Guzman Energy in 2016, we set an ambitious goal of becoming one of the cleanest energy […]

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NM’s Kit Carson Electric Cooperative Achieves 100% Daytime Solar Power

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2022 22:57:38 +0000

A couple of weeks ago, Kit Carson Electric Cooperative achieved a milestone. Customers in their service area, around Taos and Santa Fe, New Mexico, will now have 100% of their daytime electric use provided by solar power. “When we partnered with Guzman Energy in 2016, we set an ambitious goal of becoming one of the […]

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New Mexico Hits the Gas on Cleaner Cars

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 06 May 2022 18:16:12 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. By Kathy Harris & Noah Long  New Mexicans will now be able to buy cleaner, zero-emission vehicles in the state, thanks to Advanced Clean Cars (ACC) standards unanimously adopted by the Joint Albuquerque New Mexico Environmental Improvement and Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Air Quality Control Boards (“Boards”). With this […]

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