Jeremy Lewis

About Jeremy Lewis

Mr. Lewis joined the WRA Energy Program in October 2011. Most recently, he has been a clean energy specialist at the New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resource Department's Energy Conservation and Management Division in Santa Fe. Mr. Lewis developed the Sustainable Communities Corps at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque and was the corpsmember development coordinator of the Rocky Mountain Youth Corps in Taos. He was a natural resource specialist for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation in Austin, Texas and an agroforestry extension agent with the Peace Corps in Cameroon, Africa. Mr. Lewis has a Bachelor of Science in Natural Resource Studies from the University of Massachusetts and a Master of Community and Regional Planning from the University of New Mexico.

Modernizing Our Western Electric Grid


Our western electric grid is large, old and in dire need of an upgrade to avoid catastrophic power outages. The grid is a web of wires strung on towers that delivers electricity from power plants to our towns, cities and industries.   As we plan and build our modern grid, a Continue reading