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New Mexico tribes win $1.37M for renewable energy

Saturday, Feb 18 2012

Solar in the News

New Mexico Business Weekly

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Tribal Energy Program has awarded $1.37 million to four New Mexico-based tribes for clean energy projects. The grants are part of a $6.5 million award for 19 projects nationwide, which U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced Feb. 16. Since 2002, the DOE program has awarded $36 million for 159 tribal energy projects across the country.