PNM, New Mexico’s largest electric and gas utility, is seeking approval of a plan to expand on-site solar photovoltaic (PV) in its service territory. The two-pronged incentive program would pay project owners for "green" attributes and for excess electric generation.
As currently proposed, the program would be available to customers with existing or new interconnected PV systems rated 10 kilowatts or less. The program would help customers recoup some of the cost of installing a PV system in the following ways:
The New Mexico Coalition for Clean Affordable Energy has been actively working in support of this proposal for nearly two years and is urging PNM ratepayers to contact the NM Public Regulatory Commission to encourage their support for the proposal.