Ute Peak Solar and Standard Solar want to see the plant built at a substation in western Montrose County.
Homeowners could offset that increase in fees by installing renewable energy systems.
The company said customers will save about $213 million by 2054 as renewable energy continues to get cheaper.
The renewable energy market in Colorado, and the nation, is strong and growing. Will it stay that way with a fossil-fuel-focused president?
More than 70 million people in the Indian state of Bihar live with unreliable electricity, or none at all. Manoj Sinha's Husk Power Systems offers a solution.
From 100 renewable energy goals, to electric cars and even the race for governor, green energy may be on the tip of our tongues this year.
Tax policy changes that affect the renewable industry draw close scrutiny in Colorado.
Town council passed a similar resolution in August, stating the town's commitment to having all town facilities powered by renewable resources by 2025.
The plan calls for closing two older units at the Comanche Generating Station — one in 2022 and one in 2025. A third, newer unit would keep operating.
Aspen set the 100 percent renewable goal in 2006 as part of its Canary Initiative, a climate action plan aimed at reducing the city’s carbon footprint 30 percent by 2020.