by amy | 1:45 am, January 21, 2013
The numbers are in, and they aren’t pretty. Four of the largest cost driving pieces of legislation enabling Colorado’s New Energy Economy cost Xcel Energy ratepayers nearly half a billion dollars in 2012 alone. Adding insult to injury, some of the electricity produced wasn’t needed in the first place according to a just released report [...]
by Amy Oliver | 7:46 am, November 8, 2011
Apparently Maine, not California (followed closely by Colorado), has the highest renewable energy standard in the country, and Governor Paul LePage wants to get rid of it. According to Gov. LePage, the 44 percent renewable energy requirement puts Maine at an economic disadvantage because it drives up the cost of energy in his state. Maine [...]
by completecolorado | 5:03 pm, April 20, 2011
In 2004, Colorado voters approved Amendment 37, requiring certain (larger) utility providers to obtain 10 percent of their energy from “renewable” sources, like wind or solar power. And since then, the General Assembly has twice voted to raise that limit, so that it now stands at 30% renewable by the year 2020.
And no doubt, [...]
- PPC Training for Activists
UPDATE: Something apparently got messed up with the PayPal buttons during this past weekend’s database glitch – fixed now. Yes, it’s that time again — PPC will be conducting training classes for center-right activists on Saturday, April 20 and Saturday, April 27, at Independence Institute in Denver. The tentative class schedule is as follows: Saturday, [...]
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