New Mexico energizes first leg of major transmission line

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — It’s been years in the making and now officials say the first leg of a major renewable energy transmission line in New Mexico has been energized. The New Mexico Renewable Energy Transmission Authority made the announcement Tuesday. The Western Spirit project is expected to be in operation by the end of the year. 

 

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