Governor Needs To ‘Do No Harm’ To Four Corners

Governor Needs To ‘Do No Harm’ To Four Corners

Los Alamos Daily Post - May 28, 2020 By PAUL GESSING Rio Grande Foundation Prior to the COVID-19 outbreak in New Mexico, the Four Corners region of New Mexico faced serious economic challenges. The declining price of natural gas, which had been the basis of the area’s...

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A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

A Red Corner of a Blue State Fights to Reopen

New York Times By Nicholas Casey May 12, 2020, 5:00 a.m. ET To understand why Mayor Nate Duckett wants Farmington, N.M., to reopen while the governor wants it shut, it helps to know something about what he calls his city’s “death spiral.” Perched in a rural corner of...

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NM Tech to lead $22M study on CO2

NM Tech to lead $22M study on CO2

BY KEVIN ROBINSON-AVILA / JOURNAL STAFF WRITER Monday, April 27th, 2020 at 6:11pm ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Efforts to convert the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station to the world’s largest carbon capture facility got a boost last week when the U.S. Department of Energy...

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PNM gets OK to abandon San Juan

PNM gets OK to abandon San Juan

BY KEVIN ROBINSON-AVILA / JOURNAL STAFF WRITER Published: Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 at 3:07pm Updated: Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 at 9:16pm Copyright © 2020 Albuquerque Journal The state Public Regulation Commission during an online meeting Wednesday unanimously...

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Governor signs energy-related bills

Governor signs energy-related bills

By Jens Gould jgould@sfnewmexican.com Mar 3, 2020 Updated 12 hrs ago. Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham signed into law three pieces of energy-related legislation Tuesday, saying the initiatives will help reduce greenhouse gas emissions and boost the renewables industry....

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Is proposal to capture carbon a boondoggle?

Is proposal to capture carbon a boondoggle?

BY KEVIN ROBINSON-AVILA / JOURNAL STAFF WRITER Published: Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 at 11:20pm Updated: Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 at 11:21pm Copyright © 2020 Albuquerque Journal A new report by a think tank that favors renewable energy says plans to convert the...

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Enchant Energy praises new IRS tax credit rules

Enchant Energy praises new IRS tax credit rules

BY KEVIN ROBINSON-AVILA / JOURNAL STAFF WRITER Published: Friday, February 21st, 2020 at 9:45pm Updated: Friday, February 21st, 2020 at 11:19pm ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Internal Revenue Service released its first guidance this week on federal tax credits for carbon...

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