Xcel Energy http://kunc.org en Boulder Requests Utility Grid Costs From Xcel http://kunc.org/post/boulder-requests-utility-grid-costs-xcel <p>Boulder officials have taken a significant step toward bringing the electric grid under city management. City officials sent a notice of intent to current operator Xcel Energy announcing plans to acquire parts of the electric infrastructure. The letter kicks off discussions on cost for the city — but there are limits.</p><p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 19:48:30 +0000 Grace Hood 53305 at http://kunc.org Boulder Requests Utility Grid Costs From Xcel Xcel, Rooftop Solar Advocates Continue To Spar Over 'Net Metering' http://kunc.org/post/xcel-rooftop-solar-advocates-continue-spar-over-net-metering <p>A dispute between rooftop solar advocacy groups and Xcel energy over net metering continues to heat up. Nearly 30,000 signatures were delivered to Xcel ’s downtown Denver headquarters &nbsp;Wednesday asking the utility to withdraw a proposal seeking to change the net metering process.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:36:34 +0000 Nathan Heffel 52752 at http://kunc.org Xcel, Rooftop Solar Advocates Continue To Spar Over 'Net Metering' Dueling Boulder Ballot Measures Attract Dollars, and Questions http://kunc.org/post/dueling-boulder-ballot-measures-attract-dollars-and-questions <p>Forget fracking. When it comes to a high-stakes and costly battle about energy on the Boulder ballot, it’s dueling questions 310 and 2E that will chart the most significant course for the city.</p><p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 23:12:39 +0000 Grace Hood 51341 at http://kunc.org Dueling Boulder Ballot Measures Attract Dollars, and Questions Battle Over Boulder-Owned Utility Heats Up http://kunc.org/post/battle-over-boulder-owned-utility-heats <p>This past month has been very busy in the long-running standoff between Boulder and Xcel Energy over the city’s drive to create a municipal utility. Thu, 01 Aug 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Erin OToole & Chris Wood 47760 at http://kunc.org Battle Over Boulder-Owned Utility Heats Up Colorado Sends Help To Sandy Ravaged East Coast http://kunc.org/post/colorado-sends-help-sandy-ravaged-east-coast <p>East Coast power companies are struggling to restore power to millions of customers in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, and Xcel energy in Colorado is sending crews to help.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 20:23:45 +0000 Nathan Heffel 35824 at http://kunc.org Colorado Sends Help To Sandy Ravaged East Coast