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NM Grant County Groundwater Supplies Protected Today

The Gila Resources Information Project (GRIP) and Law Center today hailed state regulators for placing valuable New Mexican groundwater supplies ahead of Freeport-McMoRan mining company’s profits at its Tyrone copper mine in Grant County.

The company argued that groundwater supplies under the Tyrone mine site are not required to be protected under the Water Quality Act. The Water Quality Control Commission unequivocally rejected that land ownership and control of the land surface are relevant to determining whether groundwater will be used in the future.

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01/13/2009 • Back to top


NM Advocates Seek Stronger Caps on Greenhouse Emissions

“KUNM’s Jim Williams reports from Santa Fe, one prominent environmental advocate who sat on the governor’s panel is now pushing a more ambitious proposal of his own.” Listen to interview with John Fogarty of New Energy Economy and staff attorney Bruce Frederick.

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01/13/2009 • Back to top


Bar Exam

Charlotte Jusinski of the Santa Fe Reporter gives the Justice Bar a shout out on the SFReeper.com blog.

Thanks Charlotte!

01/09/2009 • Back to top


ENDANGERED Culture: The Galisteo Basin as seen by 28 Photographers

Photo-Eye Gallery and The Galisteo Basin Photography Project present a benefit exhibition and print sale in support of the preservation of the Galisteo Basin. The mission of the Project, is to raise public awareness of what may be irretrievably lost if the Galisteo Basin is allowed to become an oil and gas production field. Find out more

Opening Friday, January 23rd, 2009 5-7pm. The exhibition continues through March 7th.

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01/08/2009 • Back to top


NM Group Calls for Urgent Action on Global Warming

New Energy Economy has petitioned the state Environmental Improvement Board (EIB) to adopt new regulations that would dramatically reduce global warming pollution over the next decade.

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01/03/2009 • Back to top


Law Center Files Petition Requesting Statewide Limits on Greenhouse Gas Emissions

The Law Center has filed a petition to the State Environmental Improvement Board (EIB) on behalf New Energy Economy, calling on the state of New Mexico to reduce greenhouse gases to 25% below 1990 emission levels by 2020; to help avert the most severe impacts of global warming.

The request for a hearing will be discussed at the January 5th meeting of the EIB. EIB Meeting info. This is a public meeting.

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12/23/2008 • Back to top


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