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.

Estes Park

Town of Estes Park
Estimated population*: 6,352
Utility: Estes Park Power & Communications, established in 1945
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Fort Collins

City of Fort Collins
Estimated population*: 167,830
Utility: Fort Collins Utilities, established in 1938
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City of Longmont
Estimated population*: 96,577
Utility: Longmont Power & Communications, established in 1912
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City of Loveland
Estimated population*: 77,446
Utility: Loveland Water and Power, established in 1925
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*Based on the U.S. Census Bureau