SunPower Corp. plans to double its solar power generating capacity in the San Luis Valley with a new 50-megawatt solar power plant.
Xcel Energy and two solar industry groups have made a joint interim proposal to Colorado utility regulators on incentives that encourage customers to put panels on their roofs, they said Tuesday.
olorado’s Public Utilities Commission is reviewing Xcel Energy’s plans for ensuring solar and other renewable sources remain part of the state’s power mix as regulators debate rules for compliance with a renewable energy law approved by voters.
Growers in the medical marijuana industry are seeing large energy bills, plus criticism from some who say they need to reduce their carbon footprint.
Opponents of the Keystone XL pipeline in Nebraska are making good on their promise to build a barn in the project’s path.
Ikea on Tuesday said it will add more solar power panels to the roof of its two-year-old Centennial store, nearly doubling the store’s ability to generate electricity from solar power.
Colorado’s KEZW has become the largest radio station in the United States to be powered by the sun.
The Obama administration has identified 17 areas in six western states as prime candidates for solar energy projects on public lands.
Gov. John Hickenlooper is expected to announce — possibly as soon as Friday — that Colorado has landed General Electric’s manufacturing plant for thin-film solar panels, sources tell CBS4 partner the Denver Business Journal.
The largest of its kind solar energy facility is being built in Colorado. The Department of Energy is guaranteeing a $90 million loan for a utility scale solar project in the San Luis Valley.