News Release | Environment New Mexico

Environment New Mexico Announces Endorsements for November Election, 2010

Albuquerque, NM – Today Environment New Mexico, with over 13,000 members and activists, announced its endorsement of Representatives Heinrich, Teague and Lujan for this November’s election. The organization cited their records on dealing with our energy crisis, ending America’s dependence on oil, and curbing global warming pollution.

News Release | Environment New Mexico

Environment New Mexico Warns that New Mexcio's Waterways Are at Risk of Increased Pollution:

Streams and wetlands in New Mexico are at risk of unlimited pollution, according to a report released today by Environment New Mexico, Courting Disaster: How the Supreme Court Has Broken the Clean Water Act and Why Congress Must Fix It.  One case study highlighted in this report is that Cannon Air Force Base in Curry County discharges 750,000 gallons a day from its wastewater treatment plant.

News Release | Environment New Mexico

Dependence on Big Oil, Dirty Coal Could Cost New Mexico $230 Billion By 2030

Albuquerque, NM -- Between 2010 and 2030, New Mexico will spend as much as $230 billion on oil, coal, and other fossil fuels -- 5.8 times the total earnings of all New Mexico workers in 2007.  At the same time, pollution from fossil fuels is the number one source of air and global warming pollution and a leading source of water pollution, said Environment New Mexico in their new report.

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