Denver - Green Power Purchasing (Colorado)

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Rules Regulations Policies Program

Place Colorado
Name Denver - Green Power Purchasing
Incentive Type Green Power Purchasing
Applicable Sector Local Government
Eligible Technologies Wind
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Local
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs

Percent Renewables Approximately 600,000 kwh annually

Date added to DSIRE 2000-01-01
Last DSIRE Review 2004-02-12

References DSIRE[1]


The City and County of Denver purchases about 600,000 kWh annually from wind power through investor-owned Public Service of Colorado’s Windsource green pricing program. The wind turbines have the capacity to generate over 60 MW of electricity.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Steve Foute
Department City/County of Denver
Division Department of Environmental Health
Address 201 W. Colfax Avenue Dept 1009
Place Denver, Colorado
Zip/Postal Code 80202
Phone (720) 865-5360


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"