air quality http://kunm.org en Groups seek clean energy standard in New Mexico http://kunm.org/post/groups-seek-clean-energy-standard-new-mexico <p>On Thursday, 33 organizations asked the state&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.nmprc.state.nm.us/index.html">Public Regulation Commission</a> (PRC) to create a new &quot;clean energy standard&quot; to reduce carbon emissions in New Mexico.</p><p>The groups include the American Lung Association, Physicians for Social Responsibility &nbsp;and a number of environmental organizations.</p><p>Under the standard, utilities could choose to reduce their carbon dioxide emissions by three percent each year.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 20:17:57 +0000 Laura Paskus 16503 at http://kunm.org Groups seek clean energy standard in New Mexico