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  <div><font face="Arial" size="+2"><i><b>Do You Want to Know
What's
Going On at NMSEA? </b></i></font></div>
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  <div><font face="Arial">The next not-to-be-missed <u><b>NMSEA
Board meeting </b><b>is on </b></u><u><b>Saturday, </b></u><b><span
 class="466150623-06112008"><u>November 15</u>&nbsp;</span></b>from noon-4 pm<span
 class="466150623-06112008"> (and we</span> will start on time).<span
 class="466150623-06112008">&nbsp; </span></font></div>
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  <div><font face="Arial"><span class="466150623-06112008">As
usual, i</span>t
will be preceded by our famous potluck at 11:30 am.&nbsp;<span
 class="466150623-06112008">This will&nbsp;be my</span>&nbsp;last board meeting&nbsp;<span
 class="466150623-06112008">as President.&nbsp;Chocolate is always a great
parting gift, oh, did I say I like chocolate? </span><span
 class="466150623-06112008">T</span>he
meeting will be at the NMSEA office.&nbsp; Address is 1009 Bradbury SE,
across the street from Isotopes park and behind the Lockheed Martin
Building. It is in the UNM Business Incubator. Doorbell next to the
door. All members are welcome. We always have a full agenda. If you
have any agenda items, please send to </font><a moz-do-not-send="true"
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 href="mailto:info@nmsea.org"><font color="#000000" face="Arial">info@nmsea.org</font></a><font
 face="Arial">. I hope to see all of you there.</font></div>
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  <div>&nbsp;</div>
  <div><font face="Arial">-Marlene Brown-</font></div>
  <div><font face="Arial">La Presidenta</font></div>
  <div><font face="Arial">New Mexico Solar Energy Association</font></div>
  <div>&nbsp;</div>
  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"><font face="Arial">--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------</font></span></div>
  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"></span>&nbsp;</div>
  <div><font size="+2"><span class="466150623-06112008"><font
 face="Arial"><strong><em>Time to Vote!</em></strong></font></span></font></div>
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  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"><font face="Arial">There is
a <u><b>ballot to elect NMSEA Board members</b></u> in the
current&nbsp;issue of the<i><strong><em> SunPaper</em></strong></i><i> </i>that
is on its way to you as we speak. </font></span></div>
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  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"><font face="Arial">Please
mark and send your ballots back promptly!&nbsp;
We would like to see 100% return on our ballots, even better than the
general election this past week. You will be voting for Board members.
The Executive Committee (President, Vice President, Secretary and
Treasurer)&nbsp;is chosen by the Board. Please send back your ballots.</font></span></div>
  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"></span>&nbsp;</div>
  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"><font face="Arial">Thank
you!</font></span></div>
  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"></span>&nbsp;</div>
  <div><span class="466150623-06112008"><font face="Arial">-Marlene
Brown-</font></span></div>
  <div><span class="466150623-06112008">
  <div><font face="Arial">La Presidenta</font></div>
  <div><font face="Arial">New Mexico Solar Energy Association</font><br>
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</b><b>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<font size="+2"> <i>&amp; The Solar Community Needs Your
Help!&nbsp; </i></font></b><i><font size="+1"><br>
&nbsp; (please read on</font>...)</i><br>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: center;"
 align="center"><st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><i><span
 style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 115%;"><br>
New Mexico</span></i></st1:place></st1:state><i><span
 style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 115%;"><o:p></o:p></span></i></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: center;"
 align="center"><b><i><span style="font-size: 18pt; line-height: 115%;">Citizen
Solar Action Alert !</span></i></b><b><i><span
 style="font-size: 18pt; line-height: 115%;"><o:p></o:p></span></i></b></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"
 style="border: medium none ; padding: 0in; margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: center;"
 align="center"><b><i><span style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;">November
4, 2008</span></i></b></p>
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 style="border: medium none ; padding: 0in; margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: center;"
 align="center"><br>
<b><i><span style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;"><o:p></o:p></span></i></b></p>
</div>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: center;"
 align="center"><b><span
 style="font-size: 22pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: 'Copperplate Gothic Bold';"><span>&nbsp;</span></span></b><span
 style="font-size: 24pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Constantia;">&#8250;
&#8250; &#8250;</span><span
 style="font-size: 22pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Constantia;"> <span>&nbsp;</span></span><b><span
 style="font-size: 16pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Constantia;"><span>&nbsp;</span></span></b><b><i><span
 style="font-size: 16pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Arial;">Public
input urgently needed</span></i></b><b><span
 style="font-size: 16pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Constantia;"> <span>&nbsp;</span><span>&nbsp;</span></span></b><span
 style="font-size: 24pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Constantia;">&#8249;
&#8249; &#8249;</span><span
 style="font-size: 16pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Constantia;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: center;"
 align="center"><b><span style="font-family: Constantia;">Cards &#8211;
Letters &#8211; Emails<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 6pt;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;">A series
of
important hearings have just concluded before the New Mexico Public
Regulation Commission (PRC) in <st1:city w:st="on">Santa Fe</st1:city>
<br>
that will affect <st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">New Mexico</st1:place></st1:state>
homeowners and businesses.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 6pt;"><span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>The
hearings addressed NM's three major utilities (PNM, El Paso Electric,
and Southwest Public Service) future plans for renewable energy in <st1:state
 w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">New Mexico</st1:place></st1:state>.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 6pt;"><span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>A
number of NM citizen groups, the NM solar industry organization, solar
companies, and individuals intervened in the PRC proceedings advocating
an increase in photovoltaic (PV) solar financial incentives for
homeowners and businesses.<span>&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 6pt;"><span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Many
states and communities around the nation are initiating and increasing
solar PV incentives.<o:p></o:p><span>&nbsp; </span>And the five
commissioners of the PRC will issue their ruling sometime in the coming
weeks!<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b><i><span
 style="font-family: Arial;">An increase in the solar incentives will:</span></i></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><br>
<b><i><span style="font-family: Arial;"><o:p></o:p></span></i></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"
 style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt 0.75in; text-indent: -0.25in;">*&nbsp; <span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Arial;">&nbsp;
Greatly
help in making PV systems (solar electricity) more affordable for
homeowners and businesses in NM.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"
 style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt 0.75in; text-indent: -0.25in;">*<span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Arial;"><b>&nbsp;</b>&nbsp;&nbsp;
Make solar a <u>reality</u> in <st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place
 w:st="on">New Mexico</st1:place></st1:state> &#8211; now.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"
 style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt 0.75in; text-indent: -0.25in;">*<span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Arial;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
Provide clean safe energy &#8211;<span>&nbsp; </span>now. <o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"
 style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt 0.75in; text-indent: -0.25in;">*<span
 style="font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: Arial;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
Create solar "green" jobs in NM &#8211; now !<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b><span
 style="font-family: Arial;">What can you do ?<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Write and email
the Commissioners at the PRC <u>by November 30</u>.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b><span
 style="font-family: Arial;">What do you ask the Commissioners to do ?<o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>In your own
words, request the PRC to increase and strengthen the solar incentives
for <st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">New <span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Mexico</st1:place></st1:state>.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><b><span
 style="font-family: Arial;">Address letters, cards and emails to the
PRC Commissioners.<span>&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;</span><o:p></o:p></span></b></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><b>Address
<u>individually</u> to each Commissioner:<o:p></o:p></b></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Commissioner
Jason A. Marks, Chairman<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><a
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 title="mailto:Jason.Marks@state.nm.us"
 href="mailto:Jason.Marks@state.nm.us">Jason.Marks@state.nm.us</a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Commissioner
David W. King<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><a
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 title="mailto:David.King@state.nm.us"
 href="mailto:David.King@state.nm.us">David.King@state.nm.us</a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Commissioner Ben
R. Lujan<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><a
 moz-do-not-send="true" class="moz-txt-link-abbreviated"
 title="mailto:BenR.Lujan@state.nm.us"
 href="mailto:BenR.Lujan@state.nm.us">BenR.Lujan@state.nm.us</a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Commissioner
Carol K. Sloan<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><a
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 title="mailto:Carol.Sloan@state.nm.us"
 href="mailto:Carol.Sloan@state.nm.us">Carol.Sloan@state.nm.us</a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>Commissioner
(Mr.) Sandy Jones<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><a
 moz-do-not-send="true" class="moz-txt-link-abbreviated"
 title="mailto:Sandy.Jones@state.nm.us"
 href="mailto:Sandy.Jones@state.nm.us">Sandy.Jones@state.nm.us</a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><span
 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span>NM
Public
Regulation Commission<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><st1:address
 w:st="on"><st1:street w:st="on">P.O. Box</st1:street> 1269</st1:address><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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 style="font-family: Arial;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
</span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><st1:place
 w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">Santa Fe</st1:city>, <st1:state
 w:st="on">New Mexico</st1:state><span>&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><st1:postalcode
 w:st="on">87504<br>
</st1:postalcode></st1:place></span></p>
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 face="Times New Roman" size="3"><b><font size="+2">Albuquerque/Bernalillo
Libraries &#8220;Patron Appreciation Weekend"</font></b></font><font
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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0pt;"><font
 face="Times New Roman" size="3"><b>THIS WEEKEND: Join NMSEA</b></font><font
 face="Times New Roman" size="3"><b> at local library branches (Main,
Cherry Hills, Lomas Tramway, and Taylor Ranch) for </b><b>FREE FOOD
&amp; FUN!!! </b></font><font face="Times New Roman" size="3">Check
out all of the resources your public library has to offer, including
online databases and free entertainment resources
like DVDs for the family, along with special installations </font><font
 face="Times New Roman" size="3">by NMSEA</font><font
 face="Times New Roman" size="3">, Explora science museum, authors,
storytellers, &amp; a </font><font face="Times New Roman" size="3">book
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 face="Times New Roman" size="3">Please see
<a class="moz-txt-link-rfc2396E" href="http://www.cabq.gov/library/documents/ckp-psg_flyer_v2.pdf">&lt;http://www.cabq.gov/library/documents/ckp-psg_flyer_v2.pdf&gt;</a> for
further details!&nbsp; <br>
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