Press release: Agreement announced for Utah rooftop solar

Utah Policy Created: 28 August 2017 Gov. Gary R. Herbert today announced an unprecedented accomplishment in the advancement of sustainable rooftop solar energy in Utah. State and local government entities, Rocky Mountain Power, solar industry participants, and non-governmental interest groups have proposed a settlement of net metering and distributed generation…

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NEWS: Deal Settles Controversy Over Rooftop Solar Rates

JUDY FAHYS  KUER 8/29/2017 There’s finally a compromise after more than a year of anxiety about rooftop solar rates. The deal is detailed in paperwork filed late Monday with the Utah Public Service Commission. No one loves all parts of it, but advocates, agencies and companies say the settlement advances solar energy…

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News: Electric Bill Gives Lawmakers More Say On Rates

Judy Fahys KUER 90.1 March 8, 2016 Advocates say consumer electric rates are at risk, thanks to a bill that’s advancing in the final days of the legislative session. Lawmakers have been discussing legislation for months that would give the Legislature itself more say in what costs Rocky Mountain Power can…

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News: Rocky Mountain Power offers solar power plan

Sun Advocate February 23, 2016 Rocky Mountain Power has signed a contract with juwi (pronounced ‘you-vee’) to build and develop the utility’s first Subscriber Solar program resource. The 20 megawatt solar farm will be located in Holden, Utah, about 2 ½ hours south of the Salt Lake City valley. The…

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