[NMSEA-news] NMSEA News, Events & Announcements

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Fri Mar 15 16:53:55 MDT 2013

Greetings, Solar Supporters
Here are the Latest News, Events & Announcements from NMSEA

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- **2013 Solar Fiesta! Volunteer Opportunities
- **Deadline for ***SunPaper *Ads, Articles, Notices– April 1st*



/******************March 16: *Solar Home Open House***–/Santa Fe, NM
/****March 19: *DOE Webinar "Commercial PACE Updates" ***–/Online
/**March 26: *NMSEA ABQ Chapter Meeting***–/Albuquerque, NM
/*March 30: *Las Conchas Hike with New Energy Economy***–/Santa Fe, NM
/****April 16-20: ASES National Conference - SOLAR 2013 **– /Baltimore, 
*/*April 27-28: Solar Fiesta! ********/***– *Santa Fe, NM/********

*Deadline for ***SunPaper *Ads, Articles, Notices– April 1st


New advertising, articles, and event notices are due by April 1 for the 
May/June Solar Fiesta Guide. Send all directly to the editor, Ron 
Herman, at rhermansolar at aol.com <mailto:rhermansolar at aol.com> or call 
292-4375. Preference is given to articles on solar energy topics (PV, 
passive, technology, performance histories, incentives, cost benefits, 
etc.), but we will also consider other renewable energy subjects as 
space allows.

*Solar Fiesta Advertising Packages: Six issues of the SunPaper, 
including the Fiesta Guide*

All advertising in the print version is in black and white, but color 
will show on our website version. Photos and graphics must have a 
resolution of at least 250 dpi in JPEG, TIF, or PDF format. Text-only 
ads may be provided in MS Word format. Printed circulation is typically 
400 copies. Size requirements and prices for individual ads are as follows:

_Fiesta Guide+5SP_

Full Page:9½” H X 7” W $305.00

Half Page:4¼” H X 7” W $165.00

Quarter Page:4¼” H X 3½” W $90.00

Biz Card:2” H X 3½” W $50.00


2013 Solar Fiesta! Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are needed for the 2013 Solar Fiesta at Santa Fe Community 
College, April 27-28th!  If you may be interested to assist NMSEA 
organizers during the event or while planning, please fill out the Solar 
Fiesta Volunteer 
form online and we will contact you regarding your interest & 
availability. For further details, visit www.NMSEA.org.

***********March 16: *Solar Home Open House***–/Santa Fe, NM
/*******2-6pm near Fin Del Sendaro at 4 Punta del Cazador

See how it is possible to create a home with little or no annual utility 
bills and reduce the size of your carbon footprint & also learn how to 
get both your home energy and your transportation energy from your Z.E.C 
Home. (Zero Energy Cost Home) *Learn More* 

This event will take place at the new 2,300 sq ft Z.E.C home off Fin Del 
Sendaro at 4 Punta del Cazador. Go to Camino La Tierra and Fin Del 
Sendaro and follow the Open House signs marked Logic Real Estate. Lite 
fair will be served. Co-sponsored by Earth Care & Santa Fe Green Chamber 
of Commerce.

For more information, please contact Alan Hoffman with Natural Homes at: 
(505) 316-0449, email: village at NewVillage.com or view the website: 

***********March 19: *DOE Webinar "Commercial PACE Updates" ***– Online
***********2-3:30pm EDT

**********************Live webcast "Commercial PACE—Updates from the 
Field and New Resources for Program Design and Implementation" will 
discuss commercial property-assessed clean energy (PACE) model, which 
offers governments an innovative way to support clean energy projects in 
the private sector. This webinar will provide an update on commercial 
PACE trends and introduce a new Energy Department resource, as well as 
feature experiences from the field.

Register online to attend this webinar 

****//****March 30: *Las Conchas Hike with New Energy Economy***–/Santa 
Fe, NM/***/
/**1:30pm - carpool/caravan from 343 East Alameda in Santa Fe

Hike in the area that burned during the largest fire in the history of 
northern New Mexico. The Las Conchas fire burned 150,000 acres of 
irreplaceable forested habitat in the Jemez Mountains, including 16,000 
acres of Santa Clara Pueblo land. Meet at the New Energy Economy office 
to carpool/caravan from there. This is a rare opportunity to tour the 
area with a global change ecologist and with Mariel Nanasi, Executive 
Director of New Energy Economy. Let's learn together about the amazing 
living world we are fighting to preserve

Call the New Energy Economy office at 989-7262 for more information!

**//*****//**March 26**: *NMSEA ABQ Chapter Meeting***–/Albuquerque, NM/*
6pm at REI: 1550 Mercantile Ave NE, 87107

The topic for the NMSEA Abq Chapter meeting on Tuesday, March 26 will be 
*Do's & Don'ts of PV Installation*.  The presentation will be made by 
Jean Arya, Technical Support for local solar racking manufacturer, 
Unirac. She will share with us some good installation practices and some 
horror stories. Monthly Chapter Meetingsare FREE & open to the public. 
We hope you join us! www.NMSEA.org
April 16-20: **ASES National Conference - **SOLAR 2013 ***– /Baltimore, MD


*//*/SOLAR 2013 opens April 16-20, 2013, at the Baltimore Convention 
Center in Maryland. The American Solar Energy Society (ASES) presents 
America’s longest-running solar conference series, now in its 42nd year. 
The National Solar Conference is America’s leading conference on the 
emerging trends, technologies and opportunities shaping the new energy 

NMSEA members can receive a $50 discount on conference registration and 
a $100 discount on exhibit booths.  Please call or email the NMSEA 
office for your discount code.

****April 27-28: Solar Fiesta! ********/***– *Santa Fe, NM
*NMSEA is excited to be working in cooperation with Santa Fe Community 
College to bring 2013 Solar Fiesta to Santa Fe Community College this 
April 27-28th with solar, renewable, and sustainable practices and 
products, featuring vendors, exhibitors and workshops.  Please join us! 
Sign up to Volunteer 
online or see www.NMSolarFiesta.org <http://www.NMSolarFiesta.org> for 
further information.

CONTACT: New Mexico Solar Energy Association*
1009 Bradbury Dr. SE, # 35, Albuquerque, NM 87106
505-246-0400, 888-886-6765, Fax: 505-246-2251
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