This rule establishes requirements for emissions from, and design and operation of, municipal waste combustion units. "Municipal waste" means all materials and substances discarded from residential dwellings and similar types of materials discarded from institutional, commercial, governmental, and industrial sources. The term does not include industrial process waste or hazardous wastes.
'''''Note: The Federal Housing Financing Agency (FHFA) issued a [http://www.fhfa.gov/webfiles/15884/PACESTMT7610.pdf statement] in July 2010 concerning the senior lien status associated with most PACE programs. In response to the FHFA statement, most local PACE programs have been suspended until further clarification is provided. '''''
This program funds classroom and on-the-job training for newly-created jobs in expanding or relocating businesses for up to six months. The program reimburses 40-75% of employee wages. Custom training may also be covered. Three categories of businesses are eligible for the program: companies that manufacture or produce a product in New Mexico; non-retail service companies exporting a substantial percentage of service out of state; and certain green industries. Jobs must be full-time and year round to be eligible.
Interconnection in New Mexico is governed by New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (PRC) Rule 568 and Rule 569. These rules, adopted in July 2008, revised and clarified the state's existing rules. Rule 569 applies to all qualifying facilities (QFs) under PURPA, which generally includes all renewable-energy systems and combined-heat-and-power (CHP) systems up to 80 megawatts (MW) in capacity.
A taxpayer who is an eligible employer may apply for and receive a tax credit for each new high-wage economic-based job. The credit amount equals 10% of the wages and benefits paid for each new economic-base job created. Qualified jobs criteria include minimum salary requirements. To qualify, employers must make more than 50% of their sales to persons outside of New Mexico. Qualified employees must reside in New Mexico and cannot own more than 50% of the company or be a relative of the employer.
The New Mexico Environment Department's Hazardous Waste Bureau is responsible for the management of hazardous waste in the state. The Bureau enforces the rules established by the Environmental Improvement Board.
"Hazardous waste" means any solid waste or combination of solid wastes that because of their quantity, concentration or physical, chemical or infectious characteristics may: cause or significantly contribute to an increase in mortality or an increase in serious irreversible or incapacitating reversible illness; or pose a substantial present or potential hazard to human health or the environment when improperly treated, stored, transported, disposed of or otherwise managed. The law excludes drilling fluids, produced waters and other wastes associated with the exploration, development or p
The purpose of the Ground Water Protection Act is to provide substantive provisions and funding mechanisms to the extent that funds are available to enable the state to take corrective action at sites contaminated by leakage from storage tanks. The act establishes the Storage Tank Committee, states the New Mexico Environment Department’s right of entry and inspection, and storage tank fee.