Lowering electricity bills in Colorado

Lowering electricity bills in Colorado

Mountain Town News

Study makes the case to Colorado legislators and others about the benefits to consumers of advanced energy markets

A new study commissioned by two electrical cooperatives in Colorado makes the case again for developed markets and coordinated transmission of electricity both through energy imbalance markets and, more robustly, thorough a regional transmission organization.

The news is less in the study results than the motivation of two cooperatives, Glenwood Springs-based Holy Cross Energy and Sedalia-based Intermountain Rural Electric Association. Why did they pay for this study?