N.M. Senator Martin Heinrich & U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Granholm in Northwest NM
Friday, September 03, 2021
Gallup, N.M. – Executive Director, and member of the NM Legislature Patricia Lundstrom (D-Gallup) joined with N.M. Senator Heinrich and U.S. Dept. of Energy Secretary Granholm on Thursday, August 19th, 2021 for a site tour in Farmington, NM.
Lundstrom released the following statement; “New Mexico has relied upon large coal-fired generating plants for decades to provide both energy to the state’s utility customers and many jobs in the localities where the coal plants are located. The recent closure of the Escalante Power Plan highlights the challenges that will be confronted as the state implements the goals of the Energy Transition Act. Man...