Mark Gabriel, the CEO of United Power, says transmission is nice but his and other utilities must embrace what is close at hand
Advanced La Plata Electric Association on several fronts but co-op remains a full member of Tri-State G&T
FERC issued documents that seem to provide Tri-State G&T members a clear idea about the cost of exiting. As always, there are asterisks aplenty.
Why should someone in Buena Vista or Morgan County care about this dispute? Because it’s is very fundamentally about innovations in rural Colorado.
How Kit Carson Electric has worked with Taos and other pueblos in northern New Mexico to develop solar + storage
Inflation Reduction Act delivers nearly $10 billion for allocation to rural electric cooperative and power providers
United Power wants to work with 50 EV owners to figure out how their batteries can best be used to manage demands on the electrical grid.
A 3% reduction in staffing by Tri-State G&T includes several senior executives, a reflection of the challenges facing the wholesale provider.
How exactly did Tri-State G&T come up with these huge contract buy-out figures for member cooperatives?
Tri-State G&T’s proposed exit fees would make it very, very expensive for United Power and La Plata Energy to leave. Justified? Or are the figures bloated?
A pilot program of six home batteries represents an effort by Holy Cross Energy to better contour demands around supply as it moves toward 80% renewables.