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 2,400 direct jobs in New Mexico
New Mexico landowners earn $27.2 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 $37million in annual state and local tax payments
Founded in 1998, Affordable Solar has grown to become one of the state’s most decorated solar installation companies in the state. The company has installed over 2,500 solar arrays in New Mexico and supplied systems…
Las Cruces Mayor Ken Miyagishima moved to Las Cruces when he was eight years old. In 1992, he made history as New Mexico’s first American of Japanese descent elected to public office as when he…