The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 38 with sunny skies and tonight’s low around 19. Courtesy/NWS
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DPU reminds residents to maintain access to and clear snow and ice off meters. Courtesy photo
With the recent snowfall in Los Alamos, officials with the Department of Public Utilities would like to remind customers to maintain access to and clear snow and ice off meters.
This will ensure that DPU can bill customers on actual meter reads rather than estimating reads.
Meter Technician Supervisor Edgar Castillo asks customers to check gates if meters are in the backyard.
“Make sure your gate can open and close without obstruction of snow and ice,” he said. “Clearing your meters of snow
Ever wished you could activate the gate in Stargate Command, take The Orville for a spin, or walk the decks of the Enterprise? With the advent of more powerful computers, recreating environments with stunning detail is now a possibility. We will highlight three such endeavors with an outer space theme: Stargate Network, The Orville – Interactive Fan Experience, and the Virtual Enterprise D Recreation at this event. Join Peter Polko for an introduction to these
Scene from Santa Fe National Forest. Courtesy/Kyle Maxwell
SANTA FE — The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) will waive fees at many day-use recreation sites and amenities Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, to honor the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.
All SFNF offices will be closed Jan. 20 for the federal holiday, resuming regular business hours Tuesday, Jan. 21.
Fees will be waived at SFNF sites that normally charge a day-use fee and campgrounds that are not on the recreation.gov system. Since many recreation sites on the SFNF are closed for the winter, visitors are encouraged
The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 39 with patchy freezing fog before 9 a.m. and a 40 percent chance of snow showers, possibly mixing with rain after noon, then gradually ending. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Tonight mostly clear with a low around 17. Courtesy/NWS
The National Weather Service forecasts additional snowfall around the state today. Courtesy/NWS
An example of what the wind farm will be in Eastern New Mexico will look like. Courtesy photo
The solar panels located on the former landfill site in Los Alamos. The solar field being constructed by Uniper is in Central New Mexico. Courtesy/DPU
By KIRSTEN LASKEY
Los Alamos Daily Post
The Department of Public Utilities (DPU) has been negotiating a contract for renewable power that appears to be an all-around win.
A Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Uniper Global Commodities for 15 megawatts of energy from wind and solar projects in New Mexico was unanimously passed
Explore the worlds of popular science fiction shows at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17 at the Los Alamos Nature Center. Peter Polko will provide an introduction to fan-based 3D recreations and then participants will get to try them out as well. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC also will play the full-dome film ‘EXPLORE’ at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18 in the planetarium. Courtesy/PEEC
Have you ever wished you could activate the gate in Stargate Command, take The Orville for a spin or walk the decks of the Enterprise?
With the advent of more powerful computers, recreating environments with stunning detail is
Scene this afternoon on Central Avenue in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
Scene this afternoon at Ashley Pond Park on Central Avenue in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
Scene this afternoon at UNM-LA on University Drive. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
Scene this afternoon near the guard tower heading out of town. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
Scene this afternoon heading east on the Main Hill Road. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
Scene this afternoon near the turnoff to White Rock at the bottom of the Main
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