All Posts Tagged With: "Clean Energy Collective"
The new arrays are 500 kilowatts each, with two of them in Boulder County and the other in Denver County. The new projects will make solar ownership affordable and accessible to several hundred more Xcel customers, according to CEC.7Jun2013 | admin | 1 comment | Continued
The Boulder Cowdery Meadows Solar Array is the first community solar project completed under Xcel Energy’s Solar*Rewards Community program, under which any utility ratepayer can directly purchase energy from a “solar garden” and immediately save money on monthly electricity bills.17May2013 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
Clean Energy Collective will fund construction of the project in Fort Collins and Poudre Valley REA will purchase the electricity under a purchase power agreement. Once completed, PVREA consumers may purchase individual panels and their electric bills will be credited for the electricity generated each month.4Apr2013 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
The Poudre Valley REA Community Solar Farm is the first of its kind in Northern Colorado and encompasses 494 solar panels generating 116,090 watts of electricity. The panels were purchased and are owned by individual consumers
who receive electricity from PVREA.
When Cathryn and Paul Crane went shopping for a new home in Boulder, what they kept thinking about was their log cabin in the mountains. “We spent a winter there and were impressed with how energy- efficient it was,” Cathryn Crane said. “Of course, there aren’t log cabins in Boulder.”20Aug2012 | admin | 1 comment | Continued
The system is sited on seven acres in the northeast corner of Paradox Valley along U.S. Highway 90, approximately 15 miles west of Naturita, Colo. When completed, it will provide enough electricity to power roughly 220 homes within SMPA’s service territory.15Jul2012 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
The interest for community solar gardens in towns like Breckenridge is very high, according to Braun. “That’s what we’re finding in these resort-driven towns. There’s plenty of audience to sell out for the second [project] as well,” he said.11Jul2012 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
In the latest indicator, Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association announced it is partnering with Carbondale-based Clean Energy Collective to launch a community solar program with a development at PVREA’s headquarters site near the town of Windsor.7Mar2012 | admin | 2 comments | Continued
Clean Energy Collective was hired this fall to install a 500-kilowatt solar garden as part of an alternative-energy pilot project in Colorado Springs. It was also selected by the San Miguel Power Association to build a 1-megawatt solar farm near Telluride.29Nov2011 | admin | 1 comment | Continued
The Clean Energy Collective was chosen Innovative Green Power Program of the Year, part of the DOE’s
Green Power Leadership Awards. The two big winners at the CCIA Awards were Englewood-based Gevo as High Impact Cleantech Company of the Year and RavenBrick for Emerging Cleantech Company of the Year.
Colorado Springs City Council unanimously approved a new rate structure for Colorado Springs Utilities that will enable community solar gardens in which residents can purchase a share of a large PV projects rather than installing panels on their own roof.28Sep2011 | admin | 0 comments | Continued
This latest edition to the region’s renewable energy envelope is being built on a 300-acre farm, owned by Kenneth Sack, and perched on a mesa top that overlooks the Colorado River to the north. He plans to eventually have a community solar garden functioning on the site.8Sep2011 | admin | 0 comments | Continued