Xcel criticizes Boulder’s reliance on federal tax credits for cheaper renewable energy

Xcel Energy is criticizing the City of Boulder’s attempts to form a municipal utility on several different fronts. Boulder believes it can provide greener power at lower rates than Xcel Energy and it has released studies by consultants that show how this would be feasible. Xcel maintained that Boulder relies on unrealistic assumptions and has come out with several position papers arguing that the … [Read more...]