2022 scholarship recipient selected

Local student pursuing electrical engineering degree receives Roy J. Rohla Memorial Scholarship After chasing a career in gymnastics during his youth, including time with the Junior Olympics program in Colorado Springs, Ken Barnish began a transition to electricity. At age … Keep Reading

Platte River board appoints new vice chair

Gertig selected by fellow board members FORT COLLINS, Colo., May 5, 2022 – During its board meeting on April 28, the Platte River Power Authority Board of Directors appointed Kevin Gertig, director of Loveland Water and Power, to be the … Keep Reading

Platte River names officer to lead new division

Transition and integration division focused on energy transition FORT COLLINS, Colo., April 5, 2022 – Following a nationwide search, Platte River Power Authority recently named Raj Singam Setti to lead the utility’s new transition and integration division. “This division was … Keep Reading

Bergsten named Platte River board chair
Posted on February 25, 2022

Bergsten named Platte River board chair

Pignataro selected vice chair by fellow board members FORT COLLINS, Colo., February 25, 2022 – During its board meeting on Thursday, the Platte River Power Authority Board of Directors elected Reuben Bergsten, director of utilities for the Town of Estes … Keep Reading

Battery storage vital to Platte River’s latest RFP

250 MW of new solar generating capacity sought Note: This news release was updated Dec. 21 with corrected information regarding the battery energy storage component of the RFP. FORT COLLINS, Colo., Dec. 15, 2021 – Platte River Power Authority this … Keep Reading

Platte River offers scholarship
Posted on December 7, 2021

Platte River offers scholarship

High school seniors now eligible to apply FORT COLLINS, Colo., Dec. 7, 2021 – Students interested in pursuing careers in the electric energy industry are encouraged to apply for Platte River Power Authority’s Roy J. Rohla Memorial Scholarship. The annual … Keep Reading