Renewable law leaves the gate

Paskus, Laura
January 2006
High Country News;1/23/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p4
The article reports on the implications of the decision of voters in Colorado to approve Amendment 37 in 2004, relevant to renewable laws and standards. This was followed by the state's release of the rules implementing the law, which requires the state's largest utilities to generate ten percent of their electricity from renewable sources by 2015. Apparently, two rural cooperatives exempted themselves from the law through a vote of the members and it includes Intermountain Rural Electric Association and United Power.


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