Wind Turbines Set New Record at Platte River Wind Site

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Consistency, not high wind speed, counts when generating energy with wind turbines. Due to those consistent winds, Platte River Power Authority's Medicine Bow Wind site has set another performance record. In January 2006, 2,975,922 kilowatt-hours (kWh) … Keep Reading

Wellington Fire Department Gets Assist From Platte River Power

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Platte River Power Authority renewed its community commitment and successful mutual aid agreement with the Wellington Fire Department by donating funds used to purchase new Automatic External Defibrillators (AED). The defibrillators will be carried on fire … Keep Reading

Rawhide Energy Station Second in the Nation

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Platte River Power Authority's Rawhide Energy Station continues to post impressive operating statistics. For the year 2004 operating data, Rawhide is ranked second in the nation among coal-fired power plants for productivity as measured by capacity … Keep Reading

Platte River Power Gets Federal Dollars for Wind Project

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- For the seventh consecutive year, Platte River Power Authority has received an incentive payment from the Department of Energy for renewable energy produced at its Medicine Bow Wind Project, an 8.5 MW wind facility located near … Keep Reading

It's a Cool $1 Million in Rebates
Posted on May 19, 2005

It's a Cool $1 Million in Rebates

FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Platte River Power Authority recently passed the $1 million mark in rebates paid to customers for upgrading to energy efficient air conditioners. Since the program began in 2002, Platte River has provided cash incentives to more … Keep Reading