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Rocky Mountain Power Taps juwi To Build 20 MW Solar Farm For Subscribers

Rocky Mountain Power has signed a contract with juwi to build and develop the utility’s first Subscriber Solar program resource. The 20 MW solar farm will be located in Holden, Utah. In October, the Utah Public Service Commission approved the [Read More]

Rocky Mountain Power Buying 320 MW Of Utah Solar

Rocky Mountain Power, a division of PacifiCorp and part of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, has finalized four 20-year solar power purchase agreements with developer First Wind totaling 320 MW. The utility will buy the output of the planned Four Brothers solar [Read More]

Major Clean Energy, Transmission Investment Planned In Mountain States

Rocky Mountain Power, part of PacifiCorp, has announced a 20-year, $3.5 billion initiative that includes adding more wind and solar and making existing wind turbines more efficient. In addition, the plan incorporates building a segment of a transmission line to [Read More]

Voluntary Utility Program Funds Three Wyoming Solar Projects

Rocky Mountain Power (RMP) has awarded funding for three community-based solar projects in Wyoming through the utility’s Blue Sky program, under which customers volunteer to pay extra on their monthly bills to support the development of renewable energy resources. According [Read More]

Utah Sounds Death Knell For Residential Solar Incentive

Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert has signed into law a bill that will fully phase out the state’s residential solar tax credit. Utah homeowners can currently claim a $2,000 income tax credit for installing rooftop solar, but the new law [Read More]

The Battle Continues For The Future Of Residential Solar

2016 was a turbulent year for the residential sector, as utilities and solar advocates fought over net metering. Is it time to revise incentives and rethink the role of power companies?

Scatec Solar Offloads Utah Red Hills Solar Plant

Norway-based Scatec Solar ASA has closed the sale of 100% of the sponsor equity in the 104 MW DC Utah Red Hills solar project to MIC Renewable Energy Holdings LLC, a subsidiary of Macquarie Infrastructure Corp. (MIC). MIC previously announced [Read More]

Solar Companies Denounce Utah Utility’s NEM Proposal

Salt Lake City-based utility Rocky Mountain Power has proposed net energy metering (NEM) rate changes for new rooftop solar customers, and a group of local and national solar companies is calling on Utah regulators to reject the proposal, claiming that [Read More]

Utility’s Solar Program Is Selling Out ‘Quicker Than Anticipated’

Salt Lake City-based Rocky Mountain Power says its customers are signing up quickly for a new choice to get their power from the sun, as the utility’s Subscriber Solar program is 95% sold out after it became available for commercial [Read More]

Salt Lake City To Double Municipal Solar Power

After signing up for a utility-sponsored program, Salt Lake City will double its current amount of municipal solar power. Mayor Jackie Biskupski says that, through Rocky Mountain Power’s new Subscriber Solar program, the city will up the amount of solar [Read More]