State’s largest solar power plant opens


ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A massive near solar power plant has opened in New Mexico in fact it’s currently the biggest in the state.

The Macho Springs solar facility is located near Deming on state trust land.

Over the next 20 years the facility will affect nearly 400,000 customers in both New Mexico and Texas.

The facility is expected to generate as much as $10 million for New Mexico schools through its lease.

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