New Mexico

New Mexico

Ken Hughes

How Can New Mexico Transform Its Energy Mix?

New Mexico needs to modernize its rates, regulations and incentives so it can make substantial progress in improving its solar-energy and energy efficiency markets, said Ken Hughes, clean energy specialist at the State of New Mexico’s Energy Conservation and Management Division. In this interview, he provided examples of success stories on the ground.

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New Mexico Quick Data

Energy Efficiency:
Source: ACEEE
Score 2.50 / 8
Score 4.50 / 20
Score 1.50 / 10
Source: DSIRE
Energy Efficiency Programs:
58 Incentives and Policies
Solar Power:
Source: DSIRE
Renewable Energy Programs:
28 Incentives and Policies
Solar Energy Programs:
21 Incentives and Policies
Source: YPCCC

of people in New Mexico support funding research into renewable energy sources in 2018.

(Same as the national average)
(est. 1,150,767 of 1,373,920 adults)

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