When strong winds whipped tree branches back and forth in January sparking small fires concerned neighbors called Xcel Energy.
Xcel Energy plans to ask Colorado’s utility regulator to OK rate increases of around 3 percent this year and in the next two years.
Colorado’s Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday approved a rate increase for Xcel Energy customers. The rate increase applies for the next three years.
Dozens of Centennial homeowners are upset after Xcel Energy cut down approximately 75 trees in their neighborhood.
Waterton Canyon will fully be open to recreation for the first time since Sept. 2014 now that an Xcel Energy project wrapped up earlier than expected.
More than 150 people took to the streets in Thornton on Saturday to protest a new energy substation.
A block of North Main Street in Breckenridge was fully reopened Saturday morning following a nearly weeklong closure due to a natural gas leak.
Some businesses on Breckenridge’s popular Main Street have reopened, but the remnants of a gas leak that shut down portions of the street since Sunday persisted into Tuesday evening.
A part of Breckenridge’s tourist-heavy Main Street remained shuttered on Monday as the source of a gas leak continued to elude firefighters and Xcel Energy crews.
A man whom firefighters pulled from a burning home in Silverthorne on Friday has died, the Summit County Coroner’s Office said.