RT in the News

Renewable Taos Project Wins RMI eLab Invite, New Mexico Public Regulatory Commission Press Release, March 6, 2015 - Taos team will join national experts for renewable energy transition planning

Reader View: Legislature should seize energy opportunityThe Santa Fe New Mexican, January 10, 2015 - Technically not RT in the news... But, Senator Jeff Bingaman writes about New Mexico needing community solar legislation, and that's exactly what Renewable Taos is doing with HB111 introduced in the New Mexico Legislature, January 2015 by Bobby Gonzales and SB 697 introduced by Senator Peter Wirth (of Santa Fe).

My Turn: Renewable Taos backs Kit Carson, calls for clean energy transition plan, Taos News, September 22, 2014 - Since Plains Electric merged with Tri-State in 2000, Kit Carson (KCEC) has protested every Tri-State rate increase. Ironically, one of the reasons for the merger was the promise of price stability. Sadly, we’ve seen 11 price increases in less than 14 years, more than doubling the wholesale cost of electricity.

My Turn: Why I am optmistic about climate change, Taos News, August 12, 2014 - This year has been remarkable for the steady outpouring of statements on climate change – from national science academies, the Inter-governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), leading scientists from many disciplines, the National Science Panel, President Obama, and concerned citizens including prominent Republican officials from previous administrations.

Town, county sign energy resolution, Taos News, October 26, 2013 - Renewable Taos' Resolution was signed these past two weeks by both the Taos County Commission & the Taos Town Council.

Renewable Taos: Thomas Alan Linzey, Esq. Speaks on Sustainability, Live Taos, September 24, 2013 - Linzey will talk about renewable energy and the impact the fossil fuel industry has on our local rights to assert local renewable future for our communities. Thomas Linzey is Executive Director of CELDF (The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund).

Renewable Taos Energy Report III: Activist DNA, Live Taos, June 21, 2013 - Reporting on our second Lecture, held May 22, 2013 at the Harwood.

Renewable Taos Energy Report II, Live Taos, May 6, 2013 - Reporting on Renewable Taos solar tour with PRC (Public Regulation Commision) Commisioners Karen Montoya and Valerie Espinoza.

Taos Energy Report: Renewables, Live Taos, April 3, 2013 - Reporting on our first Lecture, help February 18, 2013 at El Monte Sagrado.