Martinez Now 0 for 3 at NM Supreme Court – “Greener” Building Codes Will Be Published

Governor Susana Martinez

Check it out – our new Gov. Susana Martinez is now 0 for 3 at the New Mexico Supreme Court.

The following story is courtesy of Eric Mack at Public News Service:

SANTA FE, N. M. – Clean energy and conservation proponents are three-for-three, and it seems New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez has struck out in the “new rules” department. The Sierra Club has withdrawn a lawsuit against the Martinez administration in exchange for her agreeing to publish new state building codes adopted last year to achieve greater energy efficiency.

The reversal comes after the State Supreme Court ordered the administration to publish two other sets of new environmental rules. Gov. Martinez had put a 90-day delay on implementing all such new rules and codes, but the high court said that move was overstepping her authority.

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