The Middle Rio Grande region offers strong opportunities for renewable energy production.
With access to 2 national forests, approximately 290 days of sunshine per year and average wind speeds in the 18-20 mile/hour range, the region is very well suited for the green energy revolution. Utilize our renewable energy menu to take a closer look.
Existing Businesses/Programs in the Region
K&B Timberworks – Reserve, NM: (575) 533-6094
Alamo Natural Resources Program: (575) 854-2635 X1326
Solaro Energy, Inc.: solaroenergy.com (575) 838-3813
Workforce Relevant Information
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Incentives and Other Resources Available:
Wood Innovations Grant Program
Collaboration Forest Restoration Program
New Mexico Solar Energy Association
(see section on RE incentives and tax credits)