Powering New Mexico is an alliance of New Mexicans who believe we must harness our state’s renewable energy resources, support growth in wind and solar capacity, and advocate for transmission upgrades to deliver that power to market.
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich
With our incredible wind and solar resources, New Mexico is becoming a national clean energy leader. Our growing clean energy industry will create thousands of new jobs and pump billions of dollars of new private capital investment into our communities.
Wind and solar support over 3,600 jobs in New Mexico
New Mexico landowners earn $26.6 millionper year from lease payments for hosting wind and solar farms
New Mexico renewable energy projects have attracted $7billion in capital investments
Clean power contributes $36.1million in annual state and local tax payments
The Truth or Consequences and Sierra County Chamber of Commerce helps to support member businesses thrive and survive. Mountainous terrain throughout Sierra County makes the installation of utility-grade wind farms more difficult than the plains…
This month, U.S. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm; New Mexico Representative Melanie Stansbury; Mike Garland, CEO of Pattern Energy; Sarah Webster, VP at Pattern Energy; Sarah Cottrell Propst, Cabinet Secretary, Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department…