Clovis, Tucumcari granted stimulus money for energy efficiency

CNJ staff

The cities of Clovis and Tucumcari and Quay County have been allotted federal stimulus money to improve energy efficiency.

Clovis is to receive $500,000 for a 55-kilowatt solar power system, according to a release from the governor’s office. City Manager Joe Thomas said the system would provide energy for the Clovis Civic Center.

Tucumcari was allotted $52,000 for efficient lighting in City Hall, and Quay County is to receive $347,320 for energy efficiency work in the county courthouse.