renewable energy http://kuer.org en Rocky Mountain Power Plans Two Megawatt Utah Solar Farm http://kuer.org/post/rocky-mountain-power-plans-two-megawatt-utah-solar-farm <p>Plans were announced Wednesday for the first utility-scale solar project by <a href="https://www.rockymountainpower.net/index.html">Rocky Mountain Power</a>. The 9,000-panel solar farm in Utah will produce enough power to supply 500 homes. Paul Murphy is the company’s spokesperson. He says Rocky Mountain Power is responding to the trend of increased customer desire for renewable energy and tax incentives being offered to keep the initial company investment down.</p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 21:24:27 +0000 Bob Nelson 43982 at http://kuer.org Rocky Mountain Power Plans Two Megawatt Utah Solar Farm Utah Congressmen Push for More Energy Development in Utah, Environmental Groups Push Back http://kuer.org/post/utah-congressmen-push-more-energy-development-utah-environmental-groups-push-back <p>Members of Utah’s congressional delegation called for more energy development during a panel at the Governor’s Energy Development Summit. But the discussion wasn’t without some push back from local environmental advocacy groups.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 23:39:38 +0000 Brian Grimmett 23439 at http://kuer.org Utah Congressmen Push for More Energy Development in Utah, Environmental Groups Push Back