Transitioning to Renewables

September 06, 2018

The Role of Distributed Energy Resources in Today’s Grid Transition

Electricity grids across the nation are undergoing a rapid transition. This is a welcome modernization…
August 21, 2018

Allocation of Coal to Utah Under Negotiations in the MSP

Rocky Mountain Power is a subsidiary of PacifiCorp, a utility providing electricity to six states:…
July 31, 2018

Ensuring a Fair Playing Field for Solar in the West

If Rocky Mountain Power decided to invest in enough new renewable energy to power every…
July 31, 2018

The Solar and Storage Combo

Most people already know that the cost to install solar has fallen dramatically (70% since…
July 09, 2018

New Analysis Compares the Cost of Coal and New Renewable Energy

To meet Utah’s electricity demand for the next 20 years, PacifiCorp is tasked with mapping…
June 19, 2018

Rocky Mountain Power cutting cost-effective energy efficiency programs and investments!

Reducing our energy waste reduces pollution, improves air quality and helps to safeguard the climate.…
June 19, 2018

Unpacking "Energy Vision 2020"

In its 2017 Integrated Resource Plan, Rocky Mountain Power introduced the ‘Energy Vision 2020’ initiative…
April 27, 2018

Solar Energy Innovation Network

Solar energy is affordable, clean, and abundant in Utah, but we have yet to fully…
January 25, 2018

Large-Scale Renewable Energy in Utah

Renewable energy prices are at an all-time historic low, and we have opportunities right now…
November 16, 2017

Congress Considers Early End to Critical Tax Credits for Wind and Electric Vehicles

Federal tax policy has played an important role in the development of markets for renewable…
September 19, 2017

Proposed Advanced Inverter Program

Utah Clean Energy recently commented on a program that RMP has proposed to study advanced…
August 28, 2017

Rooftop Solar Settlement Details

If you have solar, or you're thinking of installing solar, skip straight to the details.…
August 08, 2017

Attention Big Power Users Looking For Clean Energy Options

Direct purchase of renewable energy  Utah businesses are increasingly turning to renewable energy to power…
August 01, 2017

1,000 Homes in Utah Go Solar Through Utah Clean Energy's Community Solar Program

Not only does going solar help clear the air by offsetting electricity generated by fossil…
July 21, 2017

Utah Clean Energy Named "Regulatory Champion of the Year"

The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) awarded Utah Clean Energy with a 2017 3iAward, recognizing…
July 17, 2017

Update on Proposed Cuts to Department of Energy

House Appropriations Committee Approves Substantial Cuts to Federal Support for Key Energy Efficiency and Renewable…
June 13, 2017

The results are in! Expert analysis on rooftop solar costs and benefits

Rooftop solar is flourishing in Utah, empowering families with an opportunity to generate their own…
April 09, 2017

Rocky Mountain Power Proposes Net Metering Changes

In November of 2016, Rocky Mountain Power proposed new fees for rooftop solar customers that,…
April 02, 2017

Integrated Resource Planning: Planning Our Energy Future

Planning Our Energy Future The energy decisions made today will have lasting consequences to Utah’s…
March 24, 2017

Wasatch Solar Project

Utah has tremendous untapped solar potential, but a long way to go to fully utilize…
February 21, 2017

2017 Legislative Session

2017 Legislative Tracking Matrix
January 24, 2017

Local Governments and Solar Net Metering

Utilities across the country are grappling with a changing energy landscape as technologies like rooftop…
January 22, 2017

Zero Energy Homes: Combining Efficiency and Clean Energy

Imagine never receiving a bill for your energy usage. With a zero energy home, monthly…
January 04, 2017

A Bright Future: 10 Year Solar Deployment Plan for Utah

Over the last ten years, rooftop solar in Utah has grown rapidly. In fact, Utah's…
November 16, 2016

Utah’s Solar Tax Credit

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