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Packs for Hunger Receives $20,000 Donation from XTO Energy

City of Carlsbad Press Release | April 15, 2020

XTO Energy Inc., a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corporation, is supporting hunger relief in Carlsbad and Loving area with a generous $20,000 donation to the Carlsbad Community Foundation that will be designated to Packs for Hunger, Carlsbad Mayor Dale Janway has announced.

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School of Engineering leaps into making masks

Kim Delker, Albuquerque Journal | April 12, 2020

It didn’t take long after news of the global pandemic of the coronavirus hit for members of The University of New Mexico’s School of Engineering to begin using their ingenuity, looking for ways to help.

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NMSU College of Engineering makes personal protective equipment for area medical workers

Vladimir Avina, New Mexico State University | April 9, 2020

The Aggie Innovation Space at New Mexico State University’s College of Engineering has been in high gear in recent days, as students and staff work to produce face shields for healthcare workers.

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Continue to support local while you isolate

KOAT 7 | April 10, 2020

As New Mexicans are encouraged to stay home to help stop the spread of COVID-19, many small businesses have been forced to close up shop. But that doesn't mean you can't still shop local from the comfort of your home!

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Four Things to Know About EDF's New Permian Methane Estimates

Nicole Jacobs, Energy In Depth | April 7, 2020

The Environmental Defense Fund’s new calculations of methane leakage in the Permian Basin are still undergoing scientific review, but that didn’t stop the organization from releasing its figures – based on questionable methodologies and assumptions – alongside a map of alleged methane leaks in the basin.

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ExxonMobil to reduce methane emissions at 1,000 Permian Basin sites

Sergio Chapa, Houston Chronicle | April 9, 2020

Irving oil major Exxon Mobil is testing new equipment to reduce methane emissions at 1,000 sites in the Permian Basin of West Texas and southeastern New Mexico.

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