29 Jul '17, 6pm

.@RockyMtnInst: Rural electric co-ops and municipal utilities can save money with community-scale solar:

RFP results confirm that we have crossed a significant tipping point where distributed solar is not only a means to supply green energy and to promote regional economic development, but also an opportunity to decrease energy costs and to drive down bills for price-sensitive energy consumers. The Colorado RFP outcomes are informative to utilities nationwide, but particularly to co-ops and municipal utilities in Colorado and neighboring states that are contemplating solar development and are interested in joining a regional procurement opportunity.

Full article: https://www.rmi.org/news/distributed-solar-provides-real-...

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