T-or-C Endorses Alternative Energy Systems Ordinance

City of Truth or Consequences

In a unanimous vote during their November 11 regular meeting, Truth or Consequences (T-or-C) city commissioners approved the adoption of Ordinance 664, which adds section 14-48 and establishes formal regulations regarding customer generated renewable energy systems.
The measure outlines a program available to both residential and commercial customers that may wish to install a qualified renewable energy system and interconnect with the city’s electrical grid. The ordinance notes that applications must be made through the electrical department manager and details regulations regarding system capacity, metering and customer rates…