Albuquerque, NM – On June 1st, Attorney General Raúl Torrez filed a lawsuit against major manufacturers around the country, such as 3M and DuPont, for…
The passage of SB 53, Storage of Certain Radioactive Waste, marked a significant step forward in New Mexico determining its own nuclear future.
Holtec Permit Issued
May 11, 2023
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued a license yesterday to Holtec International to construct and operate a so-called “interim” storage facility in Lea County for high-level nuclear waste from commercial production sites nationwide.
A History of Earth Day
April 19, 2023
As we celebrate the 53rd Earth Day this year, we reflect on how this celebration came about and what it means, so many years after its inception.
Protect the Caja del Rio
March 15, 2023
New Mexico has the least amount of protected lands in the West, but we have a vast landscape filled with remarkable biodiversity and cultural significance. Just to the west of Santa Fe, perched between mountain ranges, bordered by cottonwood-laced waterways, and filled with the rich heritage and traditions of its native peoples, the Caja del Rio Plateau is a jewel in a state filled with natural treasures.
Once-in-a-generation conservation funding bill passes Senate!
February 15, 2023
Once-in-a-generation conservation funding bill passes Senate! On February 14th, New Mexico took a big step toward establishing the state’s first dedicated, sustainable funding for land…
By Susan Montoya Bryan | Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham wants New Mexico to craft its own rules to curb…
Air, Land and Water: NM Lawmakers by the Numbers
June 5, 2019
Roz Brown | Public News Service SANTA FE, N.M. – New Mexico environmental advocates say the state took a step forward during the 2019 legislative…
Halt Holtec: get involved
April 26, 2018
Have you heard about the proposed Holtec facility in southeastern New Mexico? An international company called Holtec wants to bring high-level radioactive waste from for-profit…
Impacted by Methane
September 25, 2017
Published in the Santa Fe New Mexican Ryan Flynn (“The full story on methane,” My View, July 30), raised several points about New Mexico’s economy…