Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future

Balancing Renewable Energy with Local Impacts

Season 5 Episode 6 | 10m 42s | Video has closed captioning.

Plans for the SunZia Transmission Project have been in the works since 2006, with $150 million already spent. That $4 billion project is supposed to someday bring wind-generated power from New Mexico to markets in Arizona and California. This week, correspondent Laura Paskus talks to a SunZia official as well as a Socorro County resident who worries how the project will affect migrating birds.

Aired: 08/27/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future is a local public television program presented by NMPBS.