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Sustainability Office


The new County's Sustainability Office is here for you!  We currently provide technical assistance for citizens  seeking information on:

  • energy efficiency
  • photovoltaic (PV) and solar hot water system.
  • waste reduction and recycling
  • water efficiency, and
  • domestic wells

Your Sustainability Office: 

Since January of 2017, the Sustainability Office in January of 2017 promotes energy efficiency measures, renewable energy technologies, water conservation, waste steam reduction great fleet efficiency within County facilities and operations. The program also supports energy efficiency and renewable energy projects in the residential and commercial sectors to promote a green economy that stimulates job creation and economic development.  The Office is a direct outgrowth of clean energy policies and directives established in the Sustainable Growth Management Plan adopted by the County Commission in 2010 (see Chapters 3, 7 and 8) and the Sustainable Land Development Code (2016).

Our public outreach, education and technical assistance serves to all County residents and businesses, including those located within the city limits of Santa Fe, Edgewood, and Española. The County's Sustainability Office is available to your neighborhood or homeowners' association, business or industry group and other community events and forums to present helpful information about sustainability.

Contact us with your questions and ideas:

Claudia Borchert: cborchert@santafecountynm.gov or 505-992-3044

Chris White: cawhite@santafecountynm.gov