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On the A-List?

The Interstate Renewable Energy Council recently released its revised Shared Solar Scorecard, ranking Colorado’s current community solar gardens program as a “B”. Could program changes currently under consideration by the Public Utilities Commission place Colorado’s program on the A-list? Colorado is taking steps to regain its place on the community solar program leaderboard. On the ...

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A win for clean energy in CO

Good news for clean energy and energy efficiency out of the Colorado Public Utilities Commission: PSCo will disassociate its profits from the amount of energy it sells. Right now, the more electricity PSCo sells, the more money it makes. This creates a clear disincentive for the utility to promote energy efficiency, rooftop solar and third ...


Net Metering

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Solar Net Metering Wins in Colorado!

This week, Colorado regulators decided to preserve the state's successful net metering program, one of the most important policies for empowering families, schools and businesses to go solar. Commissioners saw through the barrage of misinformation and rhetoric from solar's opponents, calling the solar crediting program "satisfactory and balanced as is." We'll say. Net metering gives ...