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Past Events in New Mexico

10 event(s).

New Mexico Wind Working Group Meeting

Date: 11/15/2010

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Contact: Jeremy Lewis

Phone: 505-476-3323

Porter Hall on the first floor of the Chino Building, 1220 South St. Francis Drive.

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Presentations and discussion related to small wind (20-100 kW wind turbines) development. Discussion of possible new legislative initiatives and government policies to advance wind power development.

Southwest Renewable Energy Conference

Date: 9/14/2010 to 9/16/2010

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Contact: Kara Kelty

Phone: (928) 699-8570

Wind Powering America will be hosting an exhibit. Larry Flowers will be attending.

The Southwest Renewable Energy Conference offers thoughtful evaluation and discussion of renewable energy development on tribal, federal, state, and private lands. A diverse range of conference sessions, receptions, and exhibitions will provide opportunities to network and share ideas with leaders in industry, research, and government.

New Mexico Wind Working Group Meeting

Date: 7/28/2009

Location: Roswell, NM

Contact: Jeremy Lewis

New Mexico Military Institute, 101 W. College Blvd., Daniels Leadership Center.

1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
The topic will be Collaboration in Support of Wind Energy Development in New Mexico. Scheduled presentations include representatives from Sandia National Laboratory, Natural Resource Conservation Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Wind Powering America, and Energy, Minerals, and Natural Resource Department. RSVP by July 24th to Jeremy Lewis.

New Mexico Wind Working Group Meeting

Date: 4/28/2009

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Contact: Jeremy Lewis

Phone: (505) 476-3323

Energy Conservation and Management Division.

1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Please RSVP before April 27.


  • Impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act on New Mexico wind energy development
  • Subgroup meetings: siting guidelines, residential/community wind

New Mexico Wind Working Group Quarterly Meeting

Date: 1/20/2009

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Contact: Jeremy Lewis, New Mexico State Energy Office

Phone: 505-476-3323

1220 S. Saint Francis Dr., Wendell Chino Building, Porter Hall.

1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Both meetings scheduled in December were cancelled due to inclement weather conditions. The meeting is now scheduled for January 20th. During this meeting we will discuss our areas of interest then prioritize the topics to generate a group focus.

For preparation purposes, please RSVP with Jeremy Lewis.

Regional Renewable Energy Development Workshop: Southwest Tribes

Date: 7/21/2008 to 7/24/2008

Location: Albuquerque, NM

This workshop focuses on the renewable energy development opportunities available to tribes in a specific region. This interactive course is designed to explore strategic energy planning and energy options to meet the long term energy goals of your Tribe. The workshop is focused on: 1) renewable energy technologies and energy efficiency concepts; 2) renewable energy project development; 3) organization and legal framework for development; and 4) financing options leading toward sustainable tribal communities. Agenda and registration information will be posted, once available, on the Tribal Energy Program Web site.

Tribal Energy in the Southwest

Date: 12/11/2006 to 12/12/2006

Location: Albuquerque, NM

What You Will Learn

  • Federal tribal policy updates
  • State policy trends towards tribal energy
  • Opportunities for tribes in renewable energy
  • Transmission issues on tribal lands
  • Practical aspects of developing tribal energy projects
  • The economics of power generation
  • Business structures and key items to consider when financing a tribal project
  • An update from the Western Governor's Association
  • Due diligence and environmental compliance issues
  • Rights of way issues on tribal lands
  • The role of the secretary of interior
  • New tribal paradigms for oil and natural gas business
  • Opportunities for tribal entrepreuners

New Mexico Wind Working Group Meeting

Date: 10/26/2005

Location: Santa Fe, NM

Contact: Wes Perrin

Phone: 970-708-1021

Agenda (PDF 72 KB) Download Adobe Reader
The morning is full of information important to the future of wind development within the State. The afternoon session is designed to select what direction and activities the group feels it would like to follow in the future. This will be a time to discuss what the role of the Wind Working Group can be and to volunteer to help it reach that goal. Please, come to the meeting armed with ideas, concepts, and desires. If you have a project that you would like to give an update on, please, be prepared to do so in a two to five minute timeframe.

New Mexico Wind Energy Conference

Date: 10/21/2002

Location: Albuquerque, NM

Contact: Charlie Hanley, Sandia National Laboratories

Phone: 505-844-4435

The Department of Energy's Sandia National Laboratory, on behalf of the DOE Wind Program, co-sponsored this wind energy conference. Co-sponsors included the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department and the American Wind Energy Association. The conference focused on economic and energy benefits from wind development; the technical, market and information barriers to wind development; project development processes; and role of state policies. A wide range of experts and stakeholders from the wind industry, utilities, national, state and local officials, tribal representatives, universities, and the national laboratories participated.

New Mexico Wind and Renewable Energy Workshop

Date: 12/6/2000 to 12/7/2000

Location: NM

Over 350 people attended.