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2014-03-03 12:24:31

TAOS SKI VALLEY, N.M., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TSV, Inc., the organization that represents Taos Ski Valley ski resort, has presented an application for a 'Conditional Use Permit' to the Village of Taos Ski Valley Planning & Zoning Board. With the permit, TSV, Inc. will be able to move forward with the next phase of revitalizing the base area as outlined in the Conceptual Master Plan, approved in 2012. Under the permit, TSV, Inc. will be able to remove the Taos Ski and...

2014-02-28 20:21:42

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today called on the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to conduct full medical testing of workers and include the union as a partner in its investigation after a radiation leak at a nuclear waste isolation plant near Carlsbad, N.M. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO Initial tests showed that 13 workers were exposed to radiation following the Feb. 14(th) leak. "The health and safety...

2014-02-28 12:30:07

Pacific Office Automation Santa Fe detailed the many advantages of utilizing a digital document management system. These systems can help improve workflow processes, productivity and profitability. SANTA FE, N.M., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Pacific Office Automation Santa Fe is very familiar with all of the various strategies associated with streamlining an office's workflow processes in order to yield enhanced efficiency and productivity. The company recently shared the...

2014-02-27 23:38:46

CDIS is an organization of experienced, fully licensed and trained education specialists and administration that bridge the gap between insurance and education. The agency provides cost-effective insurance solutions for individuals and families of all ages that are uninsured, underinsured or in transition. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Consumers Direct Insurance Services, Inc. (CDIS), an Independent, Authorized Senior General Agent for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of...

2014-02-27 16:20:30

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Applied Technology Associates (ATA) has been awarded a $60,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (FA9453-14-D-0312) to assist Air Force Research Laboratory's Space Vehicles Directorate, Spacecraft Technology Division in the discovery, development and transition of spacecraft technologies for missions that include defensive space control, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, responsive space, and space...

2014-02-27 08:34:21

Soledad O'Brien headlines National Catholic Sisters Week in conjunction with National Women's History Month ST. PAUL, Minn., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of National Women's History Month, the inaugural National Catholic Sisters Week will kick off Saturday, March 8 with a SisterStories storytelling event hosted by award-winning journalist and CEO Soledad O'Brien at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minn. Celebrating the lives and legacies of Catholic sisters, National...

2014-02-25 23:23:17

The Journal of Mammology reports on a study of javelinas in the San Andres National Wildlife Refuge, located in the Chihuahuan Desert. The study explains the link between the mammals and their habitat as well as why their behavior alters with changes in the desert's climate. Lawrence, Kansas (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Javelinas, medium-sized mammals also known as collared peccaries that resemble pigs in appearance, have been spreading north in New Mexico. Scientists know little about...

2014-02-25 08:25:03

ALAMOGORDO, N.M., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sol Systems is pleased to announce the financial closing of a 940 kilowatt (kW) solar energy system in Alamogordo, New Mexico. The project was the second deal that Sol Systems financed on behalf of New Mexico-based developer, Affordable Solar. Sol Systems also closed an 806 kW Affordable Solar project in the fall of 2013. This recent project closing coincides with a new partnership that Sol Systems and Affordable Solar launched to...

2014-02-24 12:31:40

Los Alamos Nominates CNSI for Department of Energy Small Business of the Year Award GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CNSI today announced it has been selected by Los Alamos National Security LLC (LANS) to continue its work providing telecommunications support and related services at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL). LANS has managed operations at the Laboratory since 2006 and CNSI was selected in 2008 to support telecommunications at the Laboratory. As part of...

2014-02-24 08:23:52

STW Oilfield Remediation to clean oil based drilling cuttings and oily sludge from oil storage tank bottoms in Texas and New Mexico MIDLAND, Texas, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- STW Resources Holding Corp. (OTC QB: STWS) announced today it is creating a new subsidiary to engage in the reclamation of oil based drilling cuttings and the oil sludge from cleaning out oil storage tanks, initially in the West Texas Permian and Delaware Basins with roll out plans in the Eagle Ford Basin in...


Latest New Mexico Reference Libraries

Gila National Forest
2013-12-05 14:10:25

The Gila National Forest is a protected national forest in New Mexico in the southwestern United States established in 1905. It covers about 2,710,659 acres of public land, making it the 6th largest National Forest in the continental U.S. The forest also manages the part of Apache National Forest that lies in New Mexico which totals an additional 614,202 acres for a total of 3.3 million acres managed by the Gila National Forest. A portion of the area, the Gila Wilderness and the Blue Range...

Carson National Forest
2013-11-21 14:15:13

Carson National Forest is a national forest in northern New Mexico, United States. It is made up of 1.5 million acres and is administered by the United States Forest Service. The Forest Service’s “mixed use” policy permits it use for recreation, resource extraction, and grazing. The forest was once inhabited by the Ancestral Pueblo people, who left ruins of adobe dwellings and other artifacts at an archaeological site that is now called Pot Creek Cultural Site. Some areas of the...

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
2013-11-01 09:56:20

The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest is a 2.76 million acre United States National Forest which runs along the Mogollon Rim and the White Mountains in east-central Arizona and extending into the U.S. state of New Mexico. Both forests are managed as one unit by USDA Forest Service from the forest headquarters in Springerville, Arizona. It has over 400 species of wildlife. With its high elevation and cool summer breezes, it is a popular weekend destination from the hot desert for Phoenix,...

Cibola National Forest
2013-10-15 09:58:01

Cibola National Forest is a national forest that is located in New Mexico in the United States. The park, which contains 1,633,783 acres, holds grasslands that extend into Oklahoma and Texas and is separated into four ranger districts known as the Mountainair district, the Mt. Taylor district, the Sandia district, and the Magdalena district. This national forest is home to numerous mountains including the Zuni, Magdalene, the Bear, and Sandia Mountains. Elevations within the park vary between...

Carlsbad Caverns National Park
2013-04-17 15:30:34

Carlsbad Caverns National Park is located in southeastern New Mexico in the United States. The park holds 46,766 acres of land, of which 2/3 is a designated wilderness, and is thought to have been discovered by Jim White, who entered the Carlsbad Caverns and named many of the areas within the caverns, including Queens Chamber, New Mexico Room, Green Lake Room, Giant Dome, Witch's Finger, and Bottomless Pit. President Calvin Coolidge established the area as a national monument in 1923, but it...

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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.