In the Press: Green Chamber unveils OMDP marketing tools

Published on September 8, 2014

Green Chamber unveils OMDP marketing tools Business, community join promoting national treasure By Alta LeCompte Las Cruces Bulletin September 4, 2014 If a tourist asks you which sites in the 496,330 acre Organ-Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument to visit, what would you tell them? Even if you’ve never been past Dripping Springs, there’s no need [...]

Southwest New Mexico Green Chamber moves to new downtown location

Published on July 10, 2014

By Bill Charland For the Sun-News Posted: 07/02/2014 05:28:15 PM MDT SILVER CITY >> Location, location, location. For Cissy McAndrew, apart-time Realtor who serves as executive director of the Southwest New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce, the decision to move her office was significant. “We’d been running the Murray Ryan Visitor Center for three years, [...]

New Mexico Green Chamber CEO Takes Long View on Renewables

Published on March 25, 2014

By Garry Boulard Construction Reporter News March 17, 2014 By normal standards, the recently-concluded 2014 session of the New Mexico State Legislature was hardly a roaring success for the New Mexico Green Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber was particularly enthusiastic about the Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit bill, which made it out of the House [...]

PUBLIC LANDS: One year later, Rio Grande national monument boosting northern N.M. economy

Published on March 20, 2014

E&E Newsroom PM: An E&E Publishing Services Thursday, March 20, 2014 Scott Streater, E&E reporter   Nearly a year after President Obama designated the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, residents and business leaders in north-central New Mexico say the monument is fulfilling its promise as an economic driver in the region. Business leaders in [...]

In the News: State Of NM Building One-Stop-Shop Website For Businesses

Published on March 18, 2014

March 18, 2014   SANTA FE, N.M. – New Mexico is hoping that simplifying its online business processes will help make the state more competitive in attracting business. During this year’s legislative session, Representative Lucky Varela was the House sponsor of Senate Bill 9, “The One-Stop Business Portal Act,” which the governor has since signed into law. According [...]

Press Release: Governor Signs Alternative Fuel Bill

Published on March 17, 2014

Contact: Erika Martinez (505)986-4819 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 7, 2014 Governor Signs Alternative Fuel Bill Benefits State’s Natural Gas and Alternative Energy Advocates Santa Fe, NM –Governor Susana Martinez signed House Bill 30 (HB 30) sponsored by Representative Roberto “Bobby” Gonzales (D-42-Taos) and Senate Majority Whip Tim Keller (D-17-Bernalillo). The legislation adjusts and equalizes tax rates among different fuel [...]

Press Release: Poll finds strong support for Valles Caldera management change

Published on February 27, 2014

Feb. 24, 2014 – A new poll by the nonpartisan Research and Polling Inc. of New Mexico shows wide public support for transferring management of Valles Caldera National Preserve to the National Park Service, making it the nation’s 19th National Preserve. The poll, conducted January 2-12, 2014, shows that New Mexico voters support NPS management by a [...]

Press Release: New Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks Photo Book Puts Faces on Broad Support for National Monument

Published on January 23, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 23, 2014 Contact: Mariel Nanasi, New Energy Economy, 505-469-4060; Chris Cervini, 505-980-6110 New Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks Photo Book Puts Faces on Broad Support for National Monument Digital book tells story of diverse New Mexicans, leaders and business owners who support monument designation SANTA FE, N.M. –New Energy Economy this week released a digital photo book featuring [...]

Organ Mtns. nat’l monument would benefit NM

Published on January 6, 2014

Albuquerque Business First, January 3, 2014 Laura E. Sanchez, Guest Opinion In New Mexico, protecting our public lands for outdoor recreation and tourism has been an economic boon. In fact, 2013 is shaping up to be one of New Mexico’s best years ever for tourism according to the New Mexico Tourism Department. This fact is clearly [...]

Green Chamber Featured in November Green Fire Times

Published on November 4, 2013

Green Fire Times: November 2013

  The November Issue of Green Fire Times Features the work of the New Mexico Green Chamber and our Membership! Click the link to read the online version or look for a copy in store near you! Green Fire Times November 2013 Issue