- Colorado Springs Utilities Signs Solar Energy Project Contracts
The Palmer Solar Project and Grazing Yak Project have the green light to begin construction in El Paso County. When brought online, will generate enough power to run 30,000 households in Colorado by 2020. These two projects will sell energy produced to Colorado Springs Utilities to produce clean, renewable electricity for families in the state.
- Colorado Governor Signs Energy Storage Legislation into Law
In March, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed energy storage legislation into law that will help the state’s solar market and job growth. SB 9 allows Colorado residents to choose specifically where their energy comes from and where they can store it without restrictions.