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Berkshire Hathaway Brings Nevada-Style Solar Attacks to Utah

Even a cursory glance at Rocky Mountain Power’s anti-solar proposal filed with the Utah Public Service Commission reveals a striking similarity to the ongoing solar battles launched in Nevada by NV Energy. And it’s no wonder the filings are so similar: Rocky Mountain Power (owned by PacifiCorp) and NV Energy are sister companies both owned ...

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The NARUC Lesson: Value of Distributed Energy Resources Affirmed When Regulators Rely on Facts

Anyone following our work at Vote Solar will know that we have been deeply involved in the formal regulatory proceedings in which utilities are attempting to change rates or add fees to solar customers. While many utilities claim these proposals are to protect customers that have not installed solar, we are skeptical of these stated ...

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Vote Solar & Earthjustice Fight to Restore Rooftop Solar For Nevada Families

Today, Vote Solar and Earthjustice took the fight to restore rooftop solar for Nevada families and small businesses to the state’s Supreme Court. The groups filed an appeal today (PDF) challenging the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada (PUCN)’s unlawful decision to end a successful program that empowered Nevadans to go solar. The PUCN decision last ...

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