New Mexico Gas Company proposes rate increase for next fall

39 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico Gas Company officials said Thursday they applied for a double-digit percent rate increase that could start next fall. If approved, an 11% rate increase would take effect no earlier than October 2024. Officials say the average residential bill would increase $6.70 per month.

PNM shares program to save on electric bill

55 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — PNM wants to remind customers about the multiple resources they have to help customers tackle their electric bills. One of them is called the Free PNM Home Energy Checkup.

PNM wants to honor their linemen

114 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – PNM wants to thank the linemen who work to provide power to our communities every day. Tuesday, Apr. 18, is National Lineman Appreciation Day.

Supreme Court hears arguments on Navajo Nation water rights

156 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Navajo Nation has taken its fight for water access to the U.S. Supreme Court. The court heard arguments Monday that the U.S. government has a duty to address Navajo water rights. The tribe wants access to water from the lower Colorado River that flows along

Safety precautions El Paso Electric customers can take during high winds

186 Views   The windy season is upon us in the Borderland, with heavy winds causing damage that includes power outages in the area. Scott Brocato spoke with Omar Gallegos, vice-president of transmission and distribution with El Paso Electric, about what they’ve had to deal with and what customers can do

PNM events to assist ABQ, Los Lunas customers with past-due bills

273 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — If you’re struggling with paying for utilities, PNM wants to help. PNM will be hosting two free assistance events this week. The first event is July 13, from 12-2 p.m., at the Alamosa Community Center, 6900 Gonzales Road SW in Albuquerque. The second event is July

Big US energy transmission projects inch closer to approval

538 Views   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. government has finished another environmental review of a proposed multibillion-dollar transmission line that would send wind-generated electricity from rural New Mexico to big cities in the West. The U.S. Interior Department also announced Thursday plans to review two other projects designed to