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
A recent study by Moss Adams demonstrates prosperous opportunities and success for the clean energy industry in New Mexico. New Mexico exhibits strong leadership in the renewable sector, driven by superior solar and wind resources,…
Our spotlight member for this month is the Executive Director of the Middle Rio Grande Economic Development Association (MRGEDA), Kristin Keller. With access to 2 national forests, approximately 290 days of sunshine per year, and…