January 8, 2019 archive

Study contends replacing coal plants could save millions annually

  A new report commissioned by Community Energy, Inc. finds that replacing Colorado’s aging coal plants with a mix of wind and solar backed by battery storage and natural gas would save Colorado electric customers almost $250 million per year, roughly $2.5 billion in net present value through 2040. The modeling study, prepared by Vibrant …

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PSO is not giving up on building more wind farms in Oklahoma

After pulling the plug on its massive and controversial Wind Catcher wind project in the Oklahoma Panhandle, Public Service Company of Oklahoma is returning with another effort to create for wind energy resources. In an announcement this week, PSO said it was requesting proposals for additional wind energy resources to be in commercial operation by …

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