A.  PNM has a commitment to provide safe, reliable, affordable, and environmentally responsible power for customers. The 115kV transmission line will connect Palomas Substation with the existing transmission system, and the length of the new line will be approximately one mile in. “These facilities need to be located close by to the electric usage demand, and this site effectively helps us serve customers in the area.”. Next, the county planning commission will have to approve. It will then travel north along the east side of Eubank to the Paseo del Norte Frontage Road that runs along the south side of Paseo del Norte. No zone change would be required for the three-and-a-half acres, just a special use permit. Dates and locations of projects identified in the Plan are preliminary and are subject to change by the utility, as stated in the Plan. PNM officials were unable to say which areas specifically in that wide swath had their service interrupted, but pockets within heavily affected areas experienced no disruption of power. {��Q��ľ�r���m�䯆��{;Ĩ�6�Dr&6�0_`"��6� �*k��ǰZT�>~�VD������s�{�d�W1u�{Pư���!F3�ݾ����'2ܗ�זּ8j���I�{'��:��H�ʲ��V�y���=4eC�:� What is the estimated cost of the project? What is the current zoning for the proposed substation location? The existing distribution line will be attached to transmission structures. A. Eubank Boulevard is a principal arterial street designated by Bernalillo County and the Mid Region Council of Governments (MRCOG) in the Futures 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan. 0000010500 00000 n 0000005750 00000 n PNM spokeswoman Karen Scott said all hospitals have standby electrical generators that automatically start when electrical power is interrupted. 0000001016 00000 n Spread over 40 acres inside a giant oval berm on the mesa northwest of Rio Rancho, the Rio Puerco Switching Station was recently energized for an area of the PNM system where peak demand has increased 25 percent since 2007, PNM says. “The question for us still, is ‘why here? “As our communities grow, the PNM system must grow so that we continue to provide reliable energy,” said Greg Miller, the lead director of New Mexico engineering and operations. These facilities will have to be reattached to the transmission and distribution structures. The proposed substation will be approximately 3.5 acres in size, and square in shape. Cavanaugh said thanks to increasing electrical demands, substations that currently serve the heights are beyond safe operating limits. 0000011318 00000 n A. How can I tell the difference between the flu and COVID-19? The substation will serve customers south of Highway 263, support the existing demand and load growth along the Highway 47 corridor and the Manzano Expressway. >��ˬ� R��W�G��_؈�` �¼ endstream endobj 12 0 obj <>stream Keep them indoors and dispose of properly in the trash. A. The substation will connect to the existing PNM transmission line at the southwest corner of San Antonio and Eubank Boulevard, and the new double-circuit 115kV transmission line will cross Eubank diagonally just north of the intersection of San Antonio NE and Eubank NE. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - The Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court reports on Thursday, Sept. 23, that an employee has tested positive for COVID-19. A. Before and after examples of proposed equipment projects are tools for designers and information for customers.