Our coalition is broad and diverse. We’re liberals and conservatives, Democrats and Republicans. We’re young and old, and everything in between. But more than anything, we are united in achieving one goal: economic prosperity for New Mexico.
According to Ski New Mexico, the total economic impact was over $569 million. The ski resorts generated over $45 million in gross receipt taxes for the state and 2,600 people were employed for seasonal work.
In addition to having immense oil and gas resources, New Mexico is near the top of the list of states with the highest potential wind and solar power capacity. And a new announcement demonstrates that our multi-prong approach to energy is working.
Moriarty Pressure Pipe, which manufactures large steel, concrete and plastic pipe for renewable and water projects throughout the Southwest, will build a 300,000 square foot plant and employ as many as 120 people.