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Deadline approaching for media credentials to the Re-Energize the Americas Conference

WHAT: Re-Energize the Americas Conference

WHEN: 8 a.m.-9 p.m., Oct. 26; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Oct. 27

WHERE: El Paso Convention Center, One Civic Center Plaza, El Paso, Texas

Noon, Monday, Oct. 24, is the deadline for members of the media to request credentials for the Re-Energize the Americas conference, which takes place Oct. 26-27. The credentials will provide access to all conference sessions, as well as the keynote luncheon.

Re-Energize the Americas seeks to spur economic development of sustainable energy resources and activities within the West Texas, Southern New Mexico and Northern Mexico area known as the "Paso del Norte" by helping to capitalize on the region's abundant natural resources, production capacity and distribution networks.

The conference is a collaborative effort among New Mexico State University, The University of Texas at El Paso and the El Paso-based economic development organization the Paso del Norte Group.

The Re-Energize the Americas conference coincides with the 18th Annual Border Energy Forum sponsored by the Texas General Land Office, which will be held Oct. 27 and 28 at the same location. The two conferences will hold a joint session on Oct. 27.

To request media credentials, please contact Janet Perez at 575-646-4120 or at perezjm@nmsu.edu