Site Selection magazine has listed New Mexico in its "top ten" ranking of sustainable states.

New Mexico comes in at No. 10 in a report in the magazine's July 2011 issue.

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The magazines' ranking criteria included renewable energy manufacturing, supply chain facilities, biofuels, biomass, recycling plants and electric vehicle supply chains.

The number of LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) projects and incentives for green projects were also used to rank states on sustainability issues.

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