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SB312 – renewable energy for NM — act now
Senate Hearing March 10

SB312, which requires utilities to move towards renewable energy, will be heard by the Senate Corporations & Transportation Committee on Friday 3/10 at 2 pm in Room 311. The Clean-Energy Jobs Bill would require New Mexico's big utilities to provide 50% of their electricity from renewable energy by 2030 and 80% by 2040. Co-ops would have lower requirements. Please attend the hearing Friday to help convince senators on this committee to pass this climate-protecting and economy-boosting legislation. The hearing is likely to be delayed because of Senate floor ...
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Renewable Energy Day at the Roundhouse

Join us for Renewable Energy Day at the Legislature on Friday, March 3. Hear about the many pro-active bills the Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter and allied organizations are advocating for in the current legislative session, including a requirement for 50% renewable energy for New Mexico by 2030! Presentations will take place at 1 p.m., with speakers including Sen. Peter Wirth and Rep. Matthew McQueen. The Rio Grande Chapter will also lead lobbying trainings at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m ...
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Lunchtime legislation updates

Over the next several weeks we'll be providing a short one hour, lunchtime, telephone briefings on our priority legislation. The first will take place Wednesday March 1st from noon to 1pm.  Michael Dax of Defenders of Wildlife and Mary Katherine Ray of the Sierra Club will review the following four bills.  Please RSVP to if you would like to participate. HB 254 - Game Commission Legislative Appointments Over the past couple years, many New Mexicans have felt increasingly unrepresented by the state game ...
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So what are you going to do about it?

The Sierra Club has a new site where the public can get updated and take action to resist the anti-environmental and anti-justice policies and appointments of the Trump administration ...
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58 New Mexico officials send letter urging opposition to Pruitt EPA nomination

Citing EPA nominee Scott Pruitt’s conflicts of interest and opposition to protecting the environment, 58 current and former New Mexico elected officials signed a letter Wednesday asking our congressional delegation to oppose the nomination ...
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