NEW MEXICO SOLAR ENERGY ASSOCIATION – SOLAR FIESTA 2017 – OCT. 21

Where Should New Mexico Get Most of its Energy??

From the SUN!! –

We’re the 2nd Sunniest State!

Learn How!

But we don’t!

At least not from PNM in 2017!

(See pages 155-156 in PDF mode)

Integrated Resource Plan Draft

And we won’t!

If PNM follows their proposed plan!

(See pages 155-156 in PDF mode)

 

Integrated Resource Plan Draft

Local Chapters

NMSEA Updates



Our Parent Organization
Solar Conference and DOE Solar Decathlon happen in Denver, in early October 2017. Be there!


Integrated Resource Planning - PNM
They are adding solar, dropping coal, but, unfortunately seem stuck on "flexible" gas! Storage, storage, storage.


Your Own Private Wind Turbine
A window to Sierra Club Magazine. Also, since NM is the 11th windiest state maybe some folks in the eastern part of our state will get the idea.


Ipai Solar
Coached by NMSEA president


100 Percent Renewable Grid Is Possible Now
so says Sempra VP which surprises some, but not NMSEA!

National Updates



100 Percent Renewable Grid Is Possible Now!
Good news for us all. THe scientists and engineers have a way to save our planet. The real question is whether we the people with make our business and political leaders follow through.


Solar Decathlon 2017
The 2017 ASES conference is in conjunction with this DOE competition.


U.S. Reports a Major Milestone in Wind and Solar Power
WHoo hoo! On a roll and not slowing down. NM needs to take FULL advantage of its solar and wind resources...NOW! Sell those clean electrons to California!


Fisticuffs Over the Route to a Clean-Energy Future
The first sentence says it all: Could the entire American ECONOMY run on renewable energy alone? How does money dictate what is necessary or possible? Nature could care less!


Compare Solar Quotes
from pre-screened solar installers | EnergySage


Tucson Electric signs solar + storage PPA
for 'less than 4.5¢/kWh.' How exciting and so encouraging. The RE industry will save us!

NM Updates



Water is one big issue in the Southwest!
Gas and oil companies only want to talk about the $$$...for them. They tout the economic benefit, but again it's only for a few. In truth, fracking causes more problems than its worth especially considering the water usage in the very dry climate we call home. Fracking in our backyard? Better be prepared or your water's at risk. Go Solar!


About Wholesale Solar
Northern NM, near Taos sure encourages the solar business.


Billion dollar data center from Facebook to be located in New Mexico - Albuquerque Business First
Because we're powering them with the sun and the wind...100% new generation in NM!


NM's solar industry shining brighter -2016
Just couldn't resist the shout out.

Earth Updates



Three years to safeguard our climate
From a scientific journal.


Global temperature change (1850-2016)
All scientific organizations agree that we ARE undergoing climate change! We can still make a difference...Go SOLAR!


Doing The Math On Climate Change With Bill McKibben
Adds Up To “We Are So Screwed” Keep the fossil fuel beast in the ground BY USING LESS...GO SOLAR!


Sempra VP Surprises, Says 100 Percent Renewable Grid Is Possible Now
Confirmation of what solar ambassadors have said would come soon!