Renewable Energy

February 22, 2017

ACTION ALERT: Help Bring Back EV Tax Credit for Utah

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Contact Your House Representative Today! Utah Clean Energy and others have been working to advance…
February 21, 2017

2017 Legislative Session

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2017 Legislative Tracking Matrix
February 21, 2017

Legislative Update: Week of Feb 21

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We’re halfway through the 2017 Legislative Session, and we had some key wins and some…
February 14, 2017

Legislative Update: Week of Feb 13th

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It is week four of the 2017 Legislative Session. Utah Clean Energy's policy team and…
January 30, 2017

Legislative Update: Week of Jan 30th

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Utah Clean Energy has been actively engaged in the legislative session to find ways to…
January 24, 2017

Local Governments and Solar Net Metering

Net metering is once again under debate across Utah. Local governments and large utilities are…
January 04, 2017

A Bright Future: 10 Year Solar Deployment Plan for Utah

Utah has overcome multiple barriers to solar adoption and has experienced significant solar market growth.…
November 16, 2016

Utah’s Solar Tax Credit

Rep. Jeremy Peterson has introduced legislation, HB 23, to phase out the solar portion of…
November 12, 2016

Rocky Mountain Power Proposes Net Metering Changes

In November of 2016, Rocky Mountain Power proposed new fees for rooftop solar customers that,…
October 27, 2016

Community Solar Brings Solar Energy to Homes

What is Community Solar  The process is simple: interested community members join forces to tackle…
August 01, 2016

Attention Big Power Users Looking For Clean Energy Options

Direct purchase of renewable energy  Utah businesses are increasingly turning to renewable energy to power…
July 21, 2016

CAISO and the Regional System Operator

The California Independent System Operator (CAISO) operates California’s wholesale transmission grid for “participating transmission owners,”…
July 13, 2016

Salt Lake City Commits to Landmark Resolution

The team here couldn’t be more excited, inspired and revved-up by a recent announcement from…
June 19, 2016

How One Municipal Utility Plans to Capitalize on the Sun

Something new is sprouting in the Heber Valley this spring – thanks to a forward-thinking…
May 03, 2016

Solar and Storage For Energy and Resiliency Guide

The growing frequency of extreme weather events and the very real threat of a significant…
March 15, 2016

Status on The Clean Power Plan and Next Steps

The Clean Power Plan The Latest On February 9, 2016, a 5-4 majority of the…
October 16, 2015

Avoided Cost Pricing: Making the Right Choice

One unique feature of utility regulation is that monopoly utilities are required to purchase electricity…
September 24, 2014

Four Corners Wind Resource Center (4CWRC)

The Four Corners Wind Resource Center (4CWRC) is funded by grants from the U.S. Department…
January 22, 2014

Zero Energy Homes: Combining Efficiency and Clean Energy

Imagine never receiving a bill for your energy usage. With a zero energy home, monthly…
October 09, 2013

Net Metering and Valuing Rooftop Solar

The debate over rooftop solar in Utah rages on. Because Rocky Mountain Power is a…
October 02, 2013

Integrated Resource Planning: Planning Our Energy Future

Planning Our Energy Future The energy decisions made today will have lasting consequences to Utah’s…
October 02, 2013

Commercial Clean Energy Financing (C-PACE)

Allow us to introduce you to the most exciting coupling since peanut butter and chocolate:…