Platte River Power Authority is a not-for-profit, community-owned public power utility that generates and delivers safe, reliable, environmentally responsible and financially sustainable energy and services to Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont and Loveland, Colorado, for delivery to their utility customers. Platte River's generation portfolio includes coal, wind, hydro, solar and gas resources.
Platte River Power Authority is a Colorado political subdivision established to provide wholesale electric generation and transmission to the utilities of its owner communities – Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont and Loveland.
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Vision, mission and values
To be a respected leader and responsible power provider improving the region’s quality of life through a more efficient and sustainable energy future.
While driving utility innovation, Platte River will safely provide reliable, environmentally responsible and financially sustainable energy and services to the owner communities of Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont and Loveland.
Without compromise, we will safeguard the public, our employees, contractors and assets we manage while fulfilling our mission.
We will conduct business equitably, transparently and ethically while complying fully with all regulatory requirements.
As a respected leader and responsible energy partner, we will empower our employees to provide energy and superior services to our owner communities.
We will embrace diversity and a culture of inclusion among employees, stakeholders and the public.
We will strive for continuous improvement and superior performance in all we do.
We will help our owner communities thrive while working to protect the environment we all share.
We will proactively deliver creative solutions to generate best-in-class products, services and practices.