The Annual Conference is now over, and was a great success. Remarks on the annual conference will appear here in the near future.
and Renewable Energy in N.M.
17th – 19th
New Mexico Solar Energy Association is
having its Annual Conference
separate from the Solar Fiesta this
year. We are combining the Annual
Conference with a Retreat to be held at the Circle “A”
Ranch near Cuba, New Mexico.
Cuba is one of New Mexico’s best secrets and the Circle ‘A’ is
living history within pinon, ponderosa and oak forests.
to explore, hiking and grand views, insights and camaraderie awaits
5pm – Registration Begins followed by Potluck Dinner
Music/Dancing/Social time - informal chats and catch-up
8 am - Breakfast
1:30 pm - Charging government to work for Renewables; Panel Discussion with Pauline Eisenstat, moderator, N.M. Senators Sue Wilson, Pauline Gubbels, gubernatorial candidate Gary King, Energy Conservation and Managment Director Chris Wentz, Mel Eisenstadt, and Ben Luce. Topic questions wanted! (see below).
6 pm - Dinner
7 pm - NMSEA Annual General Membership and Business Meeting: Election of the Board of Directors
Social time (more music and ‘as you like it’)
Sunday, August 19th
1pm- Out of Rooms!!
(with ID) $20.00
you sign up for an NMSEA membership when registering, you may take
of the rate reductions immediately.
& Family: $25.00 (Student with ID), $ 15.00
& Government Agencies:
Lifetime Business: $300.00
per person per night (No RVs):
Bed (dorm style indoor lodging) $
own bedding/ single beds
(tents only, no RVs)
Breakfast (Sat. and Sun.) $ 5.00
Lunch (Sat.) $ 7.00
Dinner (Fri.) Potluck, see below
dinner with NMSEA supplying finger foods, drinks, chips and snacks. Free if you
bring something for the potluck, otherwise $5.00
cream cheese and fruits, tea, milk, OJ, coffee
or Chili with chips
bar with various kinds of pasta and sauce with bowls of add on meats or veggies,
garlic bread, non-alcoholic drinks and/or wine
big farmer's omelet (eggs, cheese and veggies) with some ham on the side and
bread and butter.
For further information, please
call Marlene Brown at 505-844-0032, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Address of Circle A Ranch:
|CIRCLE A RANCH
510 LOS PINOS RD CUBA NM 87013
Directions: Drive to Cuba New Mexico on Route 44 (from Bernalillo or from up north). If heading northwest, drive most of the way through Cuba: On your right you will see the Frontier Motel. Continue on Route 44 for 0.3 miles past Frontier motel, then turn right onto Los Pinos Rd. The road is initially paved, but then turns to dirt- keep following the (winding) dirt road for 4.8 miles. On the right hand side there is a sign "hostel" nailed to a tree, turn right. Go another 200-300 yards till it dead ends. Park and celebrate solar energy...