Albuquerque city buildings getting $25M in solar panels
April 16, 2017
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico's most populous city has plans to install more than $25 million in solar panels on city buildings over the next two years.
The installations in Albuquerque will mark the first phase in fulfilling a recently set goal of generating more of the city's energy from solar power.
Albuquerque City Councilors Pat Davis and Isaac Benton made the announcement Saturday.
They say the project's first phase of the project is expected to save taxpayers about $20 million over 30 years.
City councilors last September passed a resolution calling Albuquerque to generate on...