United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

New Mexico

NRC's Regional Office in Arlington (Region IV) is responsible for carrying out the agency's duties in New Mexico. No operating nuclear reactors or fuel cycle facilities other than mills are located in New Mexico. However, Louisiana Energy Services is currently constructing a Gas Centrifuge Uranium Enrichment Facility in Eunice, NM. New Mexico is an Agreement State.

More information about New Mexico's role in ensuring the safe use of radioactive materials can be obtained from the NRC Office of State Program's Directory of State Regulations, Legislation, and Web Sites.

Operating Nuclear Power Reactors

  • none

Operating Research and Test Reactors

Reactor Name Location
University of New Mexico Albuquerque, NM

Facilities Undergoing Decommissioning

Page Last Reviewed/Updated Tuesday, June 30, 2015