Platte River Power Authority To Hold Open Houses

FORT COLLINS, COLO - All electricity customers of Fort Collins Utilities are invited to attend an open house to learn about the options available to Platte River Power Authority, including costs, for reducing greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions. With the help … Keep Reading

Platte River Power Joins DOE Prize Partner Promoters

FORT COLLINS, COLO - Platte River Power Authority has joined with The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and seven other new partners agreeing to work cooperatively to promote the winners of the Bright Tomorrow Lighting Prize competition. The L Prize … Keep Reading

Platte River Power Expands Wind Energy Resources

FORT COLLINS, COLO - Platte River Power Authority has signed a contract with Silver Sage Windpower, LLC for 12 megawatts of new wind-powered generation to be installed by the end of 2009. Under the contract, Platte River will purchase a … Keep Reading

Platte River Bonds Used For Transmission Line Projects

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Platte River Power Authority‚Äôs $114 million Series HH power revenue bonds didn't last long on the market. In fact, if more had been offered, about five times that amount could have been sold due to demand. … Keep Reading

Platte River Commits to State For Climate Action Plan

FORT COLLINS, COLO - Platte River Power Authority's Board of Directors has unanimously passed a resolution committing the organization to create a Climate Action Plan by June 2009. Platte River's Board includes Estes Park Mayor Bill Pinkham, Estes Park Utilities … Keep Reading

Rawhide Energy Station Shut Down for Planned Maintenance

Platte River Also Receives Notification of Award for Rawhide FORT COLLINS, COLO - Platte River Power Authority turned off Unit 1 at the Rawhide Energy Station on September 26 for planned maintenance on the 24-year-old power plant. Planned maintenance is … Keep Reading