Tri-State had been under scrutiny for its reliance on coal-fired power. Now the utility is making moves to up renewables.
Puebloans pay some of the highest electric rates in Colorado. And now the utility wants bump the city’s cost for new LED streetlights by million dollars a year.
Advocates for the poor claim Black Hills Corp. has contributed to poverty and one state legislator is trying to make sure consumer interests are better accounted for when utilities raise rates.
- Wind and solar are producing increasing amounts of power and former governor Bill Ritter says they are becoming competitive with coal prices for energy generation.Read more