Category: New Mexico

PNM Rate Case Details: How it Pertains to Solar

New Mexico Solar FAQs

PNM Resources is the largest public energy utility in the state of New Mexico. They maintain an energy portfolio that ranges from the typical petroleum and natural gas plants that one might expect but also includes large wind farms, forays into solar, and a line of nuclear-generated electricity from Arizona. This energy keeps the lights […]

How New Mexico Solar Installations Differ from Other Locations

New Mexico Solar FAQs

Every state is unique when it comes to solar. The geography, climate, and state-level incentives will all affect how solar is implemented. This is especially true in New Mexico, which has its own architectural trends and geography that differ from its surrounding neighbors. These unique facets are just one of many reasons why going solar […]

What is NMSEA’s Role and Purpose in New Mexico?

New Mexico Solar FAQs

The New Mexico Solar Energy Association (NMSEA) is one of the main solar advocacy organizations in the state of New Mexico. A non-profit, its stated mission is, “We Promote Clean, Renewable Energy & Sustainability in New Mexico through EDUCATION, EMPOWERMENT, COLLABORATION, and ADVOCACY.” The NMSEA is an important force in the promotion and development of […]

What Are the New Mexico Solar Tax Credits?

New Mexico Solar Incentives

Going solar has never been more affordable. Even ten years ago, only well-off American homeowners could afford to go solar. Now, however, with advances in solar technology manufacturing and government subsidies, going solar is within reach of many homeowners across the country. Among the most important of these subsidies are the tax credits that are […]

New Mexico’s Net Metering Policies by Utility Company

New Mexico Solar FAQs

While many factors come into play when determining whether going solar is right for you, some of these factors are more important than others. In particular, net metering is an essential part of installing solar. In this article, we will be covering the four main utilities that are available to New Mexico residents and what […]

New Mexico’s PNM Solar Incentives

New Mexico Solar Incentives

New Mexico is renowned in the solar world for its wide variety of solar incentives. Some of these are state-level, others local. But one category of solar incentives is not talked about very much — those offered by individual utility companies. Utility incentives are going to vary from company to company, which is why we […]

10 Reasons to Go Solar in New Mexico

New Mexico Solar Incentives

Many people will only give one or two reasons when asked why they chose to go solar, but there are many reasons why people go solar. In this article, we will be covering the top ten reasons why you should go solar in New Mexico. We wish to provide you with a variety of ways […]

How to Use New Mexico Tesla Charging Stations

New Mexico Solar FAQs

In New Mexico, electric vehicles have become more common. The increased use of all-electric cars has made charging station infrastructure a need. Cities in New Mexico have implemented charging stations at grocery stores, businesses, and gas stations to accommodate long-distance travel and daily recharging needs for electric vehicle owners. New Mexico has a network of […]

New Mexico Solar & HOAs: What You Need to Know

New Mexico Solar FAQs

Homeowners Associations (HOAs) make up a minority of homes in New Mexico but are still significant in many ways. Around 14 percent of New Mexico residents live in an HOA, and a bit more than 20 percent of all homes in New Mexico are part of an HOA. If you own a home in New […]

What is New Mexico’s Solar Energy Code?

New Mexico Solar FAQs

Like everything involving electricity, there are codes and regulations that must be followed when it comes to solar energy. Most of these are building codes, which determine whether it is safe to add a solar PV installation to an existing building. Other electrical codes determine more technical details of solar installation, such as system specifications, […]

New Mexico Competitor Comparison: Sunrun

New Mexico Solar Company Comparisons

Obtaining a quote from every solar company would become time-consuming fast, which is why we put together competitor comparisons for solar companies in the areas we service. With our competitor comparisons, interested homeowners get the quick facts, so they can determine which companies are worth the time and energy that goes into a solar quote […]

Questions to Ask New Mexico Solar Installers

New Mexico Solar FAQs

Going solar is a complicated process and one that is sure to raise many questions — even before the process starts. In fact, the questions that you ask before choosing a solar company can be some of the most important. In this article, we’ve collected a list of some of the most pertinent questions that […]

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