Minnesota Capitol Complex to Use 33% Renewably Sourced Base Energy

Minnesota Capitol Complex to Use 33% Renewably Sourced Base Energy

Beginning May 16, through a pilot program between Minnesota and Xcel Energy, 33 percent of the base energy used at the State Capitol Complex in St. Paul will come from renewable sources.

St. Paul to Power 25% of Municipal Buildings with Solar

St. Paul to Power 25% of Municipal Buildings with Solar

St. Paul, Minnesota, city officials have negotiated an agreement with GreenMark Solar to power one-quarter of the state capital’s municipal buildings with electricity derived from community solar gardens, the Twin Cities Pioneer Press reported on April 24.

Panasonic Tests Solar+Storage Using Younicos Li-ion Battery at Denver’s Peña Station NEXT

Panasonic Tests Solar+Storage Using Younicos Li-ion Battery at Denver’s Peña Station NEXT

Younicos announced on April 18 that it had commissioned a commercial 1-MW/2-MWh lithium-ion battery system in Denver that will serve as a key part of a futuristic solar-plus-storage microgrid – and a smart neighborhood – being tested by Japanese electronics giant Panasonic.

Boulder Ratepayers Reconsider Renewal of Utility Occupation Tax

A plurality of Boulder , Colorado, voters say they would support a renewal of the Utility Occupation Tax, which funds the city’s now five-year-old bid to separate from Xcel Energy and form a municipal electric utility, a Daily Camera poll has found. But backing for the movement is declining overall, the news outlet has found.

Xcel Asks for $90M ‘Switching Fee’ If Lubbock Utility Joins ERCOT

Xcel Energy – which provides electricity to 261, 896 customers in its Texas service area –filed with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on May 24, requesting approval of a one-time $88.7 million interconnection switching fee, if Lubbock Power & Light (LP&L) disconnects from Xcel’s transmission system to interconnect a portion of the city’s system with the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT).

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