New Mexico - SB 312 - 2017

Relating to utilities; requiring that renewable energy comprise seventy percent of total retail sales to New Mexico customers of rural electric cooperatives by 2040; requiring that renewable energy comprise eighty percent of total retail sales to New Mexico customers of public utilities by 2040.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 02-14-2017
Updated On: 04-19-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsors: Nathan P. Small (House/Democratic), Mimi Stewart (House/Democratic)





Actions (2)

  • 02-02-2017 - Sent to Senate Conservation Committee & Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee
  • 02-28-2017 - DO PASS committee report adopted

News (1)

Budget crisis could doom clean-energy proposals - Santa Fe New Mexican
Published by santafenewmexican.com
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 02:10:29 GMT

Jeff Steinborn, D-Las Cruces, would require the state to start developing a proposal to put solar arrays on state buildings. Out of more than 700 state buildings, just a handful have solar power, and Steinborn says the bill would help New Mexico save ...