News & Press
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 August 22, 2014   Solar Power Starts to Make Sense for Business as Prices Fall The Sun is Finally Shining on Solar Power
Solar Energy Becomes More Practical for Kansas Businesses
 August 21, 2014   PRESS RELEASE: Massachusetts Welcomes Community-Owned Solar Project PRESS RELEASE: Rehoboth Array Online in Mass.
Clean Energy Collective Turns on 1 MW Array to Serve NGRID Customers
 August 20, 2014   PRESS RELEASE: CEC Named One of Inc. Magazine PRESS RELEASE: CEC Places on Inc. 500 List
CEC Names to Inc. Magazine's List of Top 500 Private Companies
 August 14, 2014   Community-Owned Solar Array Online in Rehoboth, Mass. New Solar Array Unveiled in Rehoboth, Mass.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for First Community-Owned Solar Array in Massachusetts
 August 01, 2014   Press Release: Jeffco Community Solar Arrays Now Online Press Release: Jeffco Solar Facilities Now Online
Colorado Leads the Country in Community-Owned Solar Capacity
 July 31, 2014   How Community Solar Makes the Solar Revolution an Option for Everyone Sharing the Sun
Yampa Valley Community Solar Array Allows Ratepayers to Share the Sun
 July 30, 2014   Press Release: CEC Receives Industry Advancement Award Press Release: CEC Awarded by The Solar Foundation
Clean Energy Collective Receives Industry Advancement Award
 July 20, 2014   New Castle Considers Community Solar Park Solar Farm May Soon Serve New Castle Residents
Community Meeting Will be Held to Gauge Feedback on Potential Community Solar Project
 July 18, 2014   Gondola Improves Air Quality, Strives to Utilize More Renewable Power Solar-Powered Gondola Saves Clean Air in Colorado
Mountain Village Wants to Replace Gondola Electricity Usage with Local Renewable Energy
 July 14, 2014   Arrays of Light: Aurora Solar Garden Growing Again Aurora Community Solar Garden is Getting Bigger
Aurora One of the Few Communities to Expand Solar Garden Beyond Initially-Planned Capacity
 July 13, 2014   Mountain Village Promotes Green Living Strategies for All Residents Homeowners, Renters Can Go Solar in Shared Array
Mountain Village Homeowners, Renters Can Go Solar by Purchasing Panels in Shared Array
 July 11, 2014   Only Two US Community Solar Developers Have Finished More Than One Project. Why? Replicating Mass-Market Shared Solar is Tough
Community Solar Needs More Providers and Real-World-Tested Business Models
 July 03, 2014   Solar Panel Construction to Begin in Craig, Colo. as Planned Community Solar Project in Craig Moves Forward
Land Issues Resolved for Community Solar Project in Moffat County
 July 02, 2014   Perfect Storm Leads to Historic Moment at VEC Solar Farm Makes History in Westby, Wisconsin
Timing, Pricing Come Together as Solar Farm Makes History in the Midwest
 June 28, 2014   Colorado Solar Industry Is Stable and Growing, Despite Obstacles Despite Setbacks, Solar Continues To Shine in CO
Demand is High for Community Solar in Colorado, CEC is in a Bright Spot
 June 26, 2014   Vernon Co-op Unveils State First Community Solar Array in Wisconsin is Online
Vernon Community Solar Farm in Westby, Wis. is Unveiled to Customers
 June 26, 2014   Piece of the Panel LPEA Members Have Chance to Purchase Solar Power
All Members of La Plata Electric Association Can Get a Piece of the Solar Pie
 June 21, 2014   Solar Energy: Not Just For People With Roofs Anymore Shared Solar Projects Instill Hope
Community Solar Projects Create Hope for Our Energy Future
 June 20, 2014   City of Englewood, Colo. Employs Community Solar for Target Operations Englewood Buys Panels in Community Solar Array
Englewood, Colo. Purchases Community Solar Panels to Offset Municipal Power Needs
 June 20, 2014   Buying Into Solar Power, No Roof Access Needed Community Solar Arrays Create New Market
Shared Solar Arrays Create New Market for Customers Who Can't Install Rooftop Systems
 June 19, 2014   Englewood Buys into Solar Project to Save Money on Electricity Englewood Purchases 42 Community Solar Panels
City of Englewood Buys Solar Panels in Aurora/Arapahoe Community Solar Array
 June 17, 2014   Aurora Weighs Expanding Solar Garden for Consumers With Xcel Program City of Aurora May Double Size of Solar Garden
Aurora City Council Will Vote on Whether to Double Size of Community Solar Garden
 June 13, 2014   CEC is Building Community Solar Arrays Across Colorado Collective Sees Bright Future for Solar
Colorado Solar Company Benefits from Unique Community Solar Garden Business Model
 May 29, 2014   Construction Begins on Four Community Solar Facilities on the Front Range New Community Solar Gardens Under Construction
CEC is Building Community Solar Gardens Throughout the Front Range
 May 29, 2014   Press Release: CEC Breaks Ground on Two New Community Solar Arrays, Open to Xcel Energy Customers Press Release: More Community Solar for Denver
CEC Breaks Ground on Two New Solar Facilities at Evie Garrett Dennis School Campus
 May 28, 2014   Press Release: Jefferson County Gets More Access to Renewable Energy Press Release: Community Solar in Golden, Colo.
Construction is Underway on Two New Community Solar Gardens in Golden, Colo. to Serve Xcel Customers
 May 27, 2014   Solar Gardens Offer Residents the Benefits of Solar Power Without the Hassle of On-Site Installation Residents Harvest Energy from Solar Gardens
Solar Gardens Provide Advantages of Solar Energy With No On-Site System
 May 23, 2014   Englewood City Council Approves Purchase of 42 Solar Panels in Community Array Pilot Solar Project Approved
City of Englewood Plans to Buy 42 Solar Panels for Parks and Recreation Department
 May 20, 2014   Community Solar Project May be Constructed at Former Pickle Plant Former Pickle Plant May Finally Get Solar Facility
City of Fort Collins Partners With CEC, Hopes to Install Solar Array at Old Pickling Plant
 May 15, 2014   CEC Strives to Revolutionize Solar Financing, Making it Available to the Masses CEC Aims to Make Solar Available to the Masses
CEC Strives for 100% Accessibility to Solar Energy
 May 14, 2014   FCU Residential Ratepayers Can Own Solar Panels in Shared Array FCU and CEC Offer Community Solar to Residents
Residential Customers of Fort Collins Utilities Can Own Panels in Solar Garden
 May 14, 2014   Press Release: City of Fort Collins Offers Community Solar to Municipal Utility Customers Press Release: Ft. Collins Embraces Shared Solar
Residential Customers of Fort Collins Utilities Can Now Go Solar
 May 13, 2014   Press Release: CEC and Next Step Living Partner in Massachusetts Press Release: CEC Partners with Next Step Living
Next Step Living to Sell Community-Owned Solar in WMECo and NGRID Territories
 May 12, 2014   RGS Energy Expands Beyond Traditional Rooftop Solar with CEC CEC Partners with RGS Energy in Massachusetts
RGS Energy Expands Beyond Traditional Rooftop Solar with Community-Owned Solar
 May 12, 2014   Press Release: CEC Leverages RGS Energy Press Release: RGS Energy Becomes CEC Reseller
CEC Leverages RGS Energy's Deep Market Reach and Knowhow to Resell Community Solar in Massachusetts
 May 08, 2014   Alpine Bank Solar Purchases Will Benefit Branches in Aspen, Basalt and Carbondale Alpine Bank, CEC Team Up on Solar Energy Solution
Two Companies Born in the Roaring Fork Valley Team Up on Community Solar
 May 06, 2014   Press Release: Alpine Bank Powers 21 Offices with Community-Owned Solar Press Release: Alpine Bank Goes Solar
Colorado-based Alpine Bank Purchases 932 Solar Electric Panels to Offset Electricity for 21 Offices
 April 23, 2014   Solar Cooperatives Allow People, Companies to Work Together The Rise of Solar Co-ops
Solar Cooperatives are on the Rise, Allowing Individuals and Companies to Collaborate and Excel
 April 22, 2014   Press Release: Panel Reservations Now Available in Massachusetts Press Release: Construction Underway in Mass.
Construction is Underway in Massachusetts, Panel Reservations Open
 April 22, 2014   Green Company with Humble Start in El Jebel Expands Nationally Going Green Can Be Profitable
CEC's Growth Since 2010 Proves that Going Green Can be Profitable
 April 17, 2014   Press Release: Rural Electric Co-ops Take Solar Lead with Community-Owned Projects Press Release: Rural Co-ops Take Lead with Solar
Press Release: Electric Cooperatives Recognized as Leaders through Community Solar
 April 15, 2014   LPEA Approves Policy for Community LPEA Paves the Way for Solar Developers
Long-awaited LPEA Policy 366 Paves the Way for Entrepreneurial Solar Developers
 April 13, 2014   La Plata Electric Association is Getting into Solar Gardening Solar Gardens About to Bloom in Southern Colorado
LPEA's Community Solar Policy Gives Everybody a Chance to Own Solar Energy
 April 12, 2014   Press Release: New Community Solar Array for La Plata Electric Association Members Press Release: New Solar Array for Southern Colo.
CEC Signs Contract With LPEA for New Community-Owned Solar Project
 April 11, 2014   Westby Community Solar Array Sells Out Within Two Weeks of Announcement Wisconsin Community Solar Array Now Sold Out
Westby Community Solar Array Sells Out Within Two Weeks of Announcement
 April 11, 2014   Press Release: Wisconsin Snaps Up Community Solar in Record Time Press Release: Wisconsin Array Fully Reserved
All Panels in Wisconsin's First Community-Owned Solar Array Reserved in Record Time
 April 10, 2014   Kansas Largest Solar Power Plant in Kansas Coming Soon
Progressive Utility in Kansas Helps State Receive Its First Community Solar Garden
 April 07, 2014   Colorado Collective Buys Hadley Solar Array, Offers Solar Use Without Panels Clean Energy Collective Buys Hadley Solar Array
CEC Purchases Solar Arrays in Massachusetts
 April 04, 2014   Community Solar Projects Put Renewable Energy Within Everyone Strength in Numbers with Community Solar
Community Solar Facilities Offer Many Advantages Over Do-It-Yourself Systems
 April 03, 2014   Press Release: CEC Selects RGS Energy As General Contractor for Massachusetts Solar Projects Press Release: CEC and RGS Energy Partner in Mass.
CEC and RGS Energy Team Up on Massachusetts' First Community-Owned Solar Arrays
 April 03, 2014   RGS Energy Selected as General Contractor for Massachusetts Community Solar Projects RGS Energy Selected as General Contractor for CEC
RGS Energy Will Provide Engineering, Procurement and Construction Services for Two Community Arrays
 April 03, 2014   RGS Energy and CEC Increase Access to Solar Energy Across Massachusetts RGS Energy and CEC Increase Solar Availability
RGS Energy and CEC Increase Access to Solar Energy Across Massachusetts
 April 02, 2014   Press Release: Clean Energy Collective to Expand Community Solar Across Massachusetts Press Release: CEC Expands Solar in Massachusetts
CEC Acquires Two Solar Projects from BlueWave Capital
 March 31, 2014   Press Release: High Demand for Solar Ownership Prompts Third Array for HCE Market Press Release: Second HCE Solar Array Sells Out
Second Array in Holy Cross Energy Territory Sold Out
 March 25, 2014   Community Community-Owned Solar Debuts in Kansas
Midwest Energy is First Utility in Kansas to Offer Community-Owned Solar
 March 24, 2014   Midwest Energy Plans Kansas Co-op Plans State's Largest Solar Array
Solar in Kansas Moves Forward With Plans to Install the State's First Community-Owned Solar Array
 March 20, 2014   Press Release: CEC Partners with Dairyland Power Cooperative to Increase Clean Energy in the Midwest Press Release: CEC Partners with Dairyland Co-op
Press Release: CEC Partners with Dairyland Power Cooperative to Increase Clean Energy in the Midwest
 March 19, 2014   Westby Will Soon be Home to a Pair of Solar Projects Solar Energy Projects Coming to Westby
Westby Will Soon be Home to a Pair of Solar Projects
 March 19, 2014   First Community-Owned Solar Project is Under Construction in Wisconsin Press Release: Community-Owned Solar Comes to WI
First Community-Owned Solar Project is Under Construction in Wisconsin
 March 18, 2014   1 MW Community-Owned Solar Array Coming to KS 1 MW Community-Owned Solar Array Coming to KS
Midwest Energy and Co-op to Build 1 MW Community Solar Array in Kansas
 March 17, 2014   Press Release: Kansas Will Plant First Community-Owned Solar Farm Press Release: Kansas Embraces Community Solar
CEC and Midwest Energy will Build First Community-Owned Solar Array in Kansas
 March 13, 2014   Telluride Town Council Directs Affordable Housing Solar Program to Proceed Telluride Affordable Housing Solar Program
Telluride Town Council Directs Affordable Housing Solar Program to Proceed
 March 11, 2014   New Community Solar Project Can Power 60 Homes Dairyland Power Expanding Solar Resources
New 520 kW Community Solar Project Coming to Westby
 March 03, 2014   City Council Will Decide Whether to Buy into New Solar Garden Steamboat City Council Considers Solar Gardens
Steamboat Springs City Council Will Decide Whether to Buy into New Craig Community Solar Array
 February 27, 2014   New Community Solar Array in Putney Will Serve 50 Homes and Businesses Putney's Community Solar Project Grows
New Community Solar Array in Putney Will Serve 50 Homes and Businesses
 February 14, 2014   Community Solar Offers Another Way to Own Solar Panels Would the Community Solar Model Work in Australia?
Community Solar Offers Another Way to Own Solar Panels in the US
 February 12, 2014   Amadeus Consulting Buys Into Community Solar Garden In Colorado Amadeus Consulting Buys 100 Community Solar Panels
Amadeus Consulting Buys 100 Panels in Boulder Community Solar Array
 February 11, 2014   New Solar Garden Captures Buying Interest of Elected Officials Elected Officials Interested in Craig Solar Array
Routt County Commissioners and Steamboat Springs City Council Consider Community Solar Purchase
 February 10, 2014   CEC Recognized as 2014 Press Release: CEC Wins 2014 SPG Award
Press Release: CEC Recognized as 'Most Innovative Solar Company' by Solar Power Generation USA
 February 08, 2014   SPG 2014 Award Winners Announced Annual SPG Award Winners Announced
SPG USA Congress Announces 2014 Award Winners
 February 04, 2014   Sooper Credit Union Offers Competitive Loan Options for Shared Solar Customers Shared Solar Financing Goes Local
Sooper Credit Union Offers Competitive Loan Options for Shared Solar Customers
 January 29, 2014   San Miguel County Increases Use of Local, Renewable Energy Press Release: County Will Buy More Solar Panels
San Miguel County Voted to Increase Number of Panels in Community Solar Array
 January 28, 2014   Changes Coming to Holy Cross Energy Press Release: Changes to HCE's Rebate Program
Changes Coming to Holy Cross Energy's Renewable Energy Rebate Program
 January 24, 2014   Community-Owned Solar Expands in Vermont Press Release: Community-Owned Solar Expands in VT
Clean Energy Collective and Green Mountain Power Expand Community-Owned Solar in Vermont
 January 22, 2014   Residential and Commercial Customers Purchase Half of SMPA Community Solar Array Panels in SMPA Community Solar Array are Half Gone
Residential and Commercial Customers Purchase Half of SMPA Community Solar Array
 January 21, 2014   New Business Model Allows Massachusetts Residents to Own Solar Residents of Massachusetts Can Now Own Solar
Clean Energy Collective looks to equip “the other 85 percent” with solar energy
 January 16, 2014   Craig Community Solar Panels Available for Purchase Solar Panels in Craig Community Array Now On Sale
Energy-saving panels go on sale at community solar garden due to open in Craig this summer
 January 15, 2014   Press Release: Community-Owned Solar Coming to Massachusetts Press Release: Community Solar Coming to Mass.
Press Release: Community-Owned Solar Coming to Massachusetts
 January 13, 2014   State regulators may increase net metering cap from 4% to 15% Lifting Net Metering Cap Can Help VT Ratepayers
State regulators may increase net metering cap from 4% to 15%
 January 07, 2014   Press Release: CEC Brings Community Solar to VEC Press Release: CEC Brings Community Solar to VEC
Press Release: CEC Brings Community Solar to VEC
 January 06, 2014   Former U.S. Air Force base Now Hosts Community-Owned Solar Array Historic Hangar 2 Building Hosts Community Solar
The 1940s-era Hangar 2 building, a former U.S. Air Force base, now hosts community-owned solar array
 December 18, 2013    Large Potential Market for Solar Gardens
Solar Gardens are Becoming a Big Deal in CO
 December 17, 2013   Shared Solar Could More Than Triple Consumer Access to PV The Most Important Solar Statistics of 2013
Community Solar Could More Than Triple Customer Access to PV in the US
 December 12, 2013   Democratizing Solar Power With Community Funding and Crowdsourcing Democratizing Solar Power With Community Models
New community solar and crowdsourcing models can expand the availability of cheap capital
 December 11, 2013   Still Time to Buy Into Colo Springs Community Array Time is Fading for Deal on Solar
There's still time to buy into the Colorado Springs Community Array at a discounted rate.
 December 10, 2013   Colorado Pushes Community Solar Further With Aurora Plant Aurora/Arapahoe Community Solar Array Advances CO
New Aurora/Arapahoe Community Solar Array Helps Advance Colorado’s Overall Goals
 December 05, 2013   Press Release: Solar Rebate Set to Expire in Colorado Springs Press Release: Solar Rebate Set to Expire
Press Release: Solar Rebate Set to Expire in Colorado Springs
 December 04, 2013   Press Release: Greenest Gift Press Release: Greenest Gift
Press Release: Greenest Gift
 December 03, 2013   Breckenridge Grand Vacations (BGV), has partnered with Clean Energy Collective Breckenridge Grand Vacations Fosters Solar Farm
Breckenridge Grand Vacations (BGV), has partnered with Clean Energy Collective
 November 28, 2013   SMPA, CEC make an additional $100,000 available SMPA, CEC make an additional $100,000 available
SMPA is expanding its renewable energy rebate program thanks to help from Clean Energy Collective
 November 27, 2013   Press Release: Vermont Embraces Community Solar Press Release: Vermont Embraces Community Solar
Land Sought for More Local Renewable Power Generation
 November 22, 2013   Press Release: Aurora | Grand Opening success Press Release: Aurora | Grand Opening success
Press Release: Aurora | Grand Opening success
 November 21, 2013   Clean Energy Grows In Community Solar Gardens Clean Energy Grows In Community Solar Gardens
Community solar is a relatively new option for consumers who want to participate in solar
 November 15, 2013   Energised Communities: Clean Energy Collective Energised Communities: Clean Energy Collective
It is in the business of clean energy, community solar to be specific.
 November 15, 2013   Clean Energy Collective Proposes Solar Garden Clean Energy Collective Proposes Solar Garden
CEC is developing a local solar array to qualify for La Plata Electric Association
 November 14, 2013   Press Release: CEC Celebrates Launch of Community Solar in Aurora Press Release: Community Solar in Aurora
Press Release: CEC Celebrates Launch of Community Solar in Aurora
 November 14, 2013   Three new community-owned solar facilities Three new community-owned solar facilities
Colorado solar opportunities grow as three more community-owned solar facilities come online
 October 31, 2013   Co-ops Win Top Solar Awards KCEC Utility of the year.
Solar Electric Power Association is recognizing two cooperatives
 October 31, 2013   Press Release: Building Integrated PV Unites Historic Landmark with Community Solar Press Release: Historic Landmark for Solar
Former Air Force Hanger hosts community-shared solar system accessible to local residents and busine
 October 28, 2013   One model, which is called community-owned solar, offers benefits on many levels. Community-Owned Solar
One model, which is called community-owned solar, offers benefits on many levels.
 October 25, 2013   Community Owned Solar Garden Panels Available for Purchase Yampa Valley's first solar garden
Community Owned Solar Garden Panels Available for Purchase
 October 23, 2013   Press Release: GLREA Report Press Release: GLREA Report
Press Release: GLREA Report
 October 23, 2013   Community Solar is Catalyst for SEPA Utility of the Year Award Press Release: KCEC wins award
Press Release: Community Solar is Catalyst for SEPA Utility of the Year Award
 October 21, 2013   Solar ‘Gardens’ Let Communities Share Renewable Power Solar for the Community
The solar garden concept is implemented by progressive, consumer-owned and governed electric coops.
 October 18, 2013   Have you ever looked into what it takes to install a solar project on your home? Community solar gardens: Coming soon
Have you ever looked into what it takes to install a solar project on your home?
 October 15, 2013   Press Release: CEC Powers Up Three More Utility-Scale Community-Owned Solar Facilities Press Release: CEC Powers Up!
Press Release: CEC Powers Up Three More Utility-Scale Community-Owned Solar Facilities
 October 08, 2013   Breckenridge home to first solar projects in Summit County Home to two new community-shared solar projects.
Developed by Clean Energy Collective: the first solar projects in Summit County
 October 08, 2013   Moffat County commissioners voted to approve a solar panel garden Moffat County approves solar garden for Craig
Collaboration between Yampa Valley Electric Association and Clean Energy Collective
 October 02, 2013   Community Solar to Double Minnesota Solar Community Solar to Double Minnesota Solar
Xcel Energy says it will double the amount of solar on its Minnesota grid
 October 02, 2013   Clean Energy Collective LLC brought online two new 500-kilowatt community-owned solar arrays CEC activates solar arrays in Breckenridge
Clean Energy Collective LLC brought online two new 500-kilowatt community-owned solar arrays
 October 01, 2013   Press Release: Breckenridge Sold Out! Press Release: Breckenridge Sold Out!
Press Release: Breckenridge Sold Out!
 October 01, 2013   Another 1 MW of Community-Owned Solar Comes Online in Colorado Another 1 MW of Community-Owned Solar Comes Online
Clean Energy Collective's 7th and 8th community-owned solar arrays
 October 01, 2013   Intelligent Utility: What Utility2utility: Xcel Energy
Intelligent Utility: What's the scope and history of the Solar Rewards Community program?
 September 30, 2013   Forget owning a solar panel, buy a stake in one instead How do you get in on the clean energy game?
How do you get in on the clean energy game?
 September 27, 2013   Solar photovoltaic generation more cost effective for electric cooperatives Program will provide a streamline process
Electric Co-op Collaboration Launches Community Solar Program
 September 27, 2013   Community solar is a growing business model that makes it easier for anyone to buy Community solar is a growing business model
Community solar is a growing business model that makes it easier
 September 25, 2013   Press Release: Summit County Celebrates Liftoff of Community Solar Summit County Grand Opening
Press Release: Summit County Celebrates Liftoff of Community Solar
 September 24, 2013   Eagle County solar farm proposal in hurry-up mode A proposal for a solar farm on 5 acres
Eagle County solar farm proposal in hurry-up mode
 September 24, 2013   Breckenridge celebrates the grand opening of a solar array fit for the gods Breckenridge Mayor John Warner welcomes community
Breckenridge celebrates the grand opening of a solar array fit for the gods
 September 10, 2013    WH Solar Community, the first community owned solar project in Minnesota, officially opened Minnesota's First Community Owned Solar Farm
WH Solar Community, the first community owned solar project in Minnesota, officially opened
 September 09, 2013   Minnesota Minnesota's first community solar installation
Minnesota's first community solar installation is celebrating its grand opening today.
 September 03, 2013   Breckenridge adds solar power to sales tax ordinance exemptions Summit County residents have one less tax
Breckenridge Town Council readopted a sales tax ordinance which includes new exemptions for solar
 August 28, 2013   Community solar farm powers up in Putney Community solar farm powers up in Putney
Vermont’s first community solar farm started producing power last week.
 August 24, 2013   Vermont Vermont's first community solar farm
SunFarm Community Solar, the 147 kilowatt solar project which is made up of 588 panels, is online
 August 22, 2013   Clean Energy Collective is providing town residents with the opportunity to get a rebate on solar New effort aimed at reducing greenhouse gas
Clean Energy Collective is providing town residents with the opportunity to get a rebate on solar
 August 15, 2013   Low-Income Families to Receive Solar Power Through New Program Low-Income Families to Receive Solar Power
Colorado-based Clean Energy Collective recently announced the launch of a new program
 August 14, 2013   A new power purchase agreement between Clean Energy Collective and Yampe Valley Electric Association Power purchase agreement between CEC and YVEA
A new power purchase agreement between Clean Energy Collective and Yampe Valley Electric Association
 August 12, 2013   New Program Delivers Solar Power to Low-Income Families in Denver Low-income residents receive clean energy
CEC will devote a portion of the power produced to offset electric bills for approx. 35 families.
 August 09, 2013   Clean, local energy in store for low-income Denver Clean, local energy in store for low-income Denver
Low-income residents in Denver will receive clean, local energy thanks to Clean Energy Collective
 August 09, 2013   Clean Energy Collective donates solar power Clean Energy Collective donates solar power
Boulder’s Clean Energy Collective will donate electricity to the Denver Housing Project
 August 08, 2013   New Program Delivers Solar Power to Low-Income New Program Delivers Solar Power to Low-Income
Clean Energy Collective dedicates power from new community solar garden to Denver Housing Authority
 August 08, 2013   Yampa Valley Electric Association Inks Power Purchase Agreement Clean Energy Collective partners with YVEA
Deal delivers new option for renewable energy to electricity ratepayers
 August 07, 2013   Media Alert: Grand Opening of Vermont Grand Opening of Putney's 1st Community Solar
Putney Town Manager Cynthia Stoddard commemorates kick-off of Vermont's first community-owned solar
 August 02, 2013   SMPA Community Solar Farm: Clean Energy Collective SMPA Community Solar Farm
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) pioneered a community solar model
 July 25, 2013   Paul Spencer and the Community Solar "Holy Grail" Paul Spencer and the Community Solar "Holy Grail"
This week John Farrell and Wade Underwood talk with Paul Spencer, President and founder of CEC
 July 25, 2013   Construction of Minnesota’s first community solar project finished last week Construction of Minnesota’s first community solar
Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association partners with Clean Energy Collective
 July 25, 2013   New Community Projects Provide Solar Energy in Minnesota New Community Projects Provide Solar Energy in MN
Construction of Minnesota’s first community solar project finished last week
 July 24, 2013   Paul Spencer, President and founder of the Clean Energy Collective (CEC) in Carbondale, CO The Community Solar 'Holy Grail'?
Has a Carbondale, CO, company found the 'holy grail' of community renewable energy projects?
 July 24, 2013   Podcast with with Paul Spencer, President and founder of the Clean Energy Collective The Community Solar ‘Holy Grail’?
Has a Carbondale, CO, company found the ‘holy grail’ of community renewable energy projects?
 July 18, 2013   Solar panel manufacturer Clean Energy Collective is in discussions with government and officials Craig in the market for a solar garden
Solar panel manufacturer Clean Energy Collective is in discussions with government and officials
 July 18, 2013   Craig City Council looks for solar energy site Craig City Council looks for solar energy site
The Craig City Council and Yampa Valley Electric Association are in the market for a solar garden
 July 18, 2013   Solar Seminar with Clean Energy Collective What is community-owned solar?
Join us at Alfalfa’s as the Clean Energy Collective teaches attendees - See more at: http://www.alfa
 July 18, 2013   Craig City Council looking for solar energy site Craig City Council looking for solar energy site
The Craig City Council and Yampa Valley Electric Association are in the market for a solar garden
 July 18, 2013   Craig City Council looking for solar energy site Craig City Council looking for solar energy site
The Craig City Council and Yampa Valley Electric Association are in the market for a solar garden
 July 18, 2013   Solar Garden Could Come to Craig, Yampa Valley Electric Customers Solar Garden Could Come to Craig
Clean Energy Collective is in discussions with Yampa Valley Electric Association and the Craig City
 July 17, 2013   Solar panel garden could come to Craig, Yampa Valley Electric Association customers Solar panel garden could come to Craig
Solar panel manufacturer Clean Energy Collective is in discussions with Yampa Valley Electric
 July 16, 2013   Craig to get renewable energy through solar panels Solar energy is on the horizon in Craig.
Solar panel manufacturer Clean Energy Collective is in discussions with Yampa Valley Electric Assoc.
 July 12, 2013   Sunsense Solar: Clean Energy Collective pioneered a community solar model Clean Energy Collective pioneered solar model
The San Miguel Power Association (SMPA) Community Solar Farm provides clean energy to customers
 June 27, 2013   WANTED! – Community Solar Gardens WANTED! – Community Solar Gardens
Clean Energy Collective has programs that help utilities recognize the financial benefits of solar
 June 23, 2013   Solar gardens give access to green energy to more Coloradans Solar gardens give access to green energy
Spurred by a pilot program by Xcel Energy, 22 Solar Gardens are being built in Colorado
 June 21, 2013   Coloradans realize lower utility bills by using solar gardens Coloradans realize lower utility bills going solar
Paul Spencer crafted a solution that created the new “community solar garden”
 June 14, 2013   Online tool rates rooftop Online tool rates rooftop's solar potential
Not every roof is an appropriate or efficient place to mount solar panels.
 June 13, 2013   Clean Energy Collective awarded three new Solar Gardens Clean Energy Collective awarded three new gardens
Solar garden developer Clean Energy Collective was recently awarded three new community solar arrays
 June 11, 2013   Colorado Gets Three More Community Solar Gardens, Thanks to 2010 Law Colorado Gets Three More Community Solar Gardens
Colorado's Clean Energy Collective builds and operates community solar "gardens."
 June 10, 2013   CEC Awarded three new community solar garden projects CEC Awarded three new community solar gardens
 June 10, 2013   National leading solar garden developer Clean Energy Collective has announced it has been awarded Clean Energy Collective Awarded 3 New Arrays
National leading solar garden developer Clean Energy Collective has announced it has been awarded
 June 10, 2013   Summit County Solar Gardens: Two Community Solar Gardens will be built this year Summit County Solar Gardens
Two community solar gardens will be built this year and available to all Summit County residents
 June 07, 2013   1.5 MW Of Community Solar Bound For Boulder And Denver 1.5 MW Of Community Solar for Denver and Boulder
National leading solar garden developer CEC announced it has been awarded three new gardens
 June 07, 2013   Clean Energy Collective Awarded More Community Solar Gardens Clean Energy Collective Awarded More Solar Gardens
You have to hand it to Paul Spencer, the thought leader behind the Clean Energy Collective (CEC).
 June 06, 2013   Press Release: Second Community-Owned Solar Array on Tap to Serve Northern Colorado PVREA: Second Community-Owned Solar Array
CEC is partnering PVREA in developing a second community solar farm in Northern Colorado
 June 06, 2013   Clean Energy Collective awarded three additional solar gardens Clean Energy Collective awarded 3 Solar Gardens
Clean Energy Collective has been awarded three new community solar gardens.
 June 05, 2013   500-kW Community Solar Project Underway 500-kW Community Solar Project Underway
Clean Energy Collective has broken ground on Aurora, Colorado's first community-owned solar project.
 June 05, 2013   Press Release: Clean Energy Collective Awarded Three Additional Solar Gardens through Xcel Energy’s 1.5 MW of Community Solar for Boulder & Denver
Three new community solar garden projects through Xcel Energy’s Solar*Rewards Community
 June 03, 2013   Press Release: CEC Celebrates Groundbreaking of Summit County’s First Solar Array Press Release: Breckenridge Groundbreaking
CEC Celebrates Groundbreaking of Summit County’s First Solar Array
 May 29, 2013   Breckenridge Solar Garden Breaks Ground Breckenridge Solar Garden Breaks Ground
CEC Breckenridge Ullr Solar Array Groundbreaking
 May 28, 2013   Video News Link to Breckenridge Solar Array Groundbreaking Video News Link to Breckenridge Solar Array Ground
9 News coverage for Breckenridge's First Community-Owned Solar Array.
 May 24, 2013   Business Digest Business Digest
CEC completed installation of 500 kW Array
 May 23, 2013   REC Solar Completes 1st Community Solar Project in Colorado REC Solar Completes 1st Community Solar Project
REC Solar Completes 1st Community Solar Project in Colorado
 May 22, 2013   Breckenridge, Colorado, to receive two community-owned solar gardens Breckenridge, Colorado, to receive two arrays
Breckenridge, Colorado, to receive two community-owned solar gardens
 May 21, 2013   Press Release: Vermont to See First Community-Owned Solar Garden Vermont to See Frist Community-Owned Solar Garden
 May 21, 2013   Breckenridge to Celebrate Groundbreaking of Summit Breckenridge to Celebrate Solar Array
Groundbreaking on May 28, 2013 at 1pm
 May 17, 2013   REC Solar completes first community solar project in Colorado REC Solar completes first community solar project
Clean Energy Collective and REC complete Boulder Cowdery Solar Array
 May 16, 2013   Community Solar Project Completed Community Solar Project Completed
Boulder Cowdery Solar Array Completed
 May 16, 2013   REC Solar Completes Pioneering Colorado Community Solar Project Press Release: REC Solar Completes Pioneering Colo
Boulder Cowdery Solar Array is the first community-owned project completed under Xcel
 May 14, 2013   Clean-tech CEOs talk subsides, growth Clean-tech CEOs talk subsides, growth
 May 12, 2013   Summit Daily Stilson Solar Garden a Go in Breckenridge
The first two community-owned solar arrays have secured final approval in Breckenridge
 May 02, 2013   American Solar Energy Society The Grand Opening of Boulder’s First Solar Garden
Boulder's First Community-Owned Solar Array
 May 01, 2013   Greenversations Community Solar Garden at Brownfield
EPA's RE-powering America's Land Iniative for Community-Owned Solar
 April 29, 2013   Press Release: Community Solar Coming to City of Aurora and Arapahoe County, Colo. Community Solar Coming to City of Aurora/Arapahoe
Event marks Clean Energy Collective's third solar garden of the eight approved for Xcel Energy
 April 29, 2013   Domestic Fuel CEC Debuts First Community-Owned Solar Project
Clean Energy Collective hosts Grand Opening of First Community-Owned Solar in Boulder
 April 26, 2013   City Of Boulder: City celebrates opening of first community solar
City celebrates opening of first community solar garden since legislative approval
 April 26, 2013    Boulder Celebrates Opening of First Solar Garden
City celebrates opening of first community solar garden since legislative approval...
 April 18, 2013    First community-owned solar debuts in Denver
Solar garden developer CEC announces that Denver will be getting its first ever community-owned sol
 April 17, 2013   Press Release: Denver’s First Community-Owned Solar Garden on Higher Ground Press Release: Denver’s First Solar Array
Clean Energy Collective hosting an Earth Day “groundbreaking” ceremony for the 1,500-panel array tha
 April 17, 2013   Ask Eartha: How does our solar garden grow? Ask Eartha: How does our solar garden grow?
Are the community solar panels going in this year?
 April 05, 2013    Audio File: Community-Owned Solar
Listen to interview with CEC founder Paul Spencer
 March 28, 2013    Martifer & CEC Open Solar Floodgates
Martifer Solar USA, Inc. and the CCE announce over one megawatt of solar
 March 21, 2013   Boulder Daily Camera Boulder County to see first community solar array
Xcel Energy's Solar Rewards Community makes photovoltaics more widely available
 February 26, 2013    Community Solar Under Construction in Boulder, CO
CEC brakes ground on 500 kilowatt (kW) community-owned solar in Xcel Energy's CO service area
 February 25, 2013    El Jebel solar company moves its HQ to Boulder
Clean Energy Collective is going nationwide three years after its first project
 February 25, 2013    Solar company relocates to Boulder
CEC has relocated from Eagle County to Boulder, The Aspen Times reports.
 February 25, 2013    Xcel Energy Connects to Community Solar Garden
Community solar developer CEC brakes ground on a Boulder, Colo. array
 February 25, 2013    El Jebel solar company moves to Boulder
El Jebel company that broke the solar mold moves to Boulder
 February 24, 2013    Harvesting the Sun
Installing one solar system to generate electricity doesn’t change the world.
 February 22, 2013    Construction underway on Boulder solar garden
Construction on first community solar garden in Xcel Energy's Colorado service area
 February 21, 2013   PV Magazine Solor Poised for Growth
Community solar projects are poised for expansion as net metering becomes standard.
 February 21, 2013   CEC Press Release CEC First Xcel Energy Solar Array Ground Breaking
Clean Energy Collective Breaks Ground on First Community Solar Array with Xcel Energy
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 February 21, 2013    CEC breaks ground on first Xcel Energy solar array
Pioneer solar developer Clean Energy Collective announces Boulder CO groundbreaking
 February 15, 2013   Boulder County Business Report Clean Energy Plans to Build 'Solar Garden'
Clean Energy Collective LLC plans to build a community-owned "solar garden" in Boulder.
 February 08, 2013   CEC News Clean Energy Collective Takes "Sunny" Award
Community solar model recognized for making state’s greatest contribution to solar advancement.
 February 05, 2013   Telluride Daily Planet Town buys into Paradox Valley solar project
Telluride buys 215 panels for $187K
 February 04, 2013   Reaping the Rewards of Community Solar Reaping the Rewards of Community Solar
80% of metered utility customers in the US cannot install solar on their rooftops - See more at: htt
 January 23, 2013   Aspen Daily News City Council to consider new energy regulations
Aspen City Council directed staff to come up with ideas for new regulations that would limit energy
 January 16, 2013   CEC News Photos: Clean Energy Collective's Community Solar
View some photos of Clean Energy Collective's Community Solar Arrays
 January 15, 2013   CEC News SMPA Community Solar Farm Wins Award
Clean Energy Collective's Partnership with San Miguel Power Association,Martifer Solar & Sunsense...
 January 14, 2013   Minneapolis Star Tribue Crowd-funding for solar power
A community-owned solar array is planned by a power cooperative northwest of the Twin Cities.
 January 09, 2013   Boulder Magazine Solar Gardens - Busting out all over
Community installations make solar energy far more accessible.
 January 04, 2013   CEC News Photos: SMPA Community Solar Farm
The SMPA Community Solar Farm in SW Colorado is the largest community solar farm in the US.
 December 27, 2012   Sustainable Business Biggest US Community Solar Project Opens in CO
The biggest community solar garden in the US has opened in southwestern Colorado.
 December 24, 2012   Solar Daily Community-Owned Solar Array Comes Online
The official opening of the San Miguel Power Association Community Solar Array, a 1.1 MW facility.
 December 20, 2012   InnovatioNews Clean Energy Collective opens Colo. Springs solar
 December 19, 2012   Colorado Springs Gazette Third community solar garden blossoms in Springs
A third community solar garden, the first by Clean Energy Collective — has been built.
 December 18, 2012   CEC News Photos: Grand Opening of Colo. Springs Solar Farm
See photos from the Grand Opening of CEC's community-owned solar farm.
 December 18, 2012   CEC News Clean Energy Collective Closes Private Financing
New Energy Capital Partners and Black Coral Capital Invest in Clean Energy Collective to ...
 December 18, 2012   Renewable Energy World Minnesota's First Community Solar Project
An innovative solar project by the Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association in Minnesota...
 December 17, 2012   Sierra Club Solar for All
Until now, rooftop solar has only worked for those with hefty electric bills and sunny roofs.
 December 17, 2012   CEC News Grand Opening of CEC's Colo. Springs Solar Farm
Public welcome to participate and learn more about community-owned solar
 December 11, 2012   Vista Linda Neighborhood Association Community Solar Array Alive in Taos
The first Community Solar Array in New Mexico was activated in Taos on August 28th, 2012
 December 07, 2012   CEC News Grand Opening: Colo. Springs Community Solar Farm
On Dec. 18, join us for the Grand Opening of the Colorado Springs Community-Owned Solar Farm.
 December 06, 2012   CEC News Photos: Colo. Springs Community-Owned Solar Farm
Photos of Clean Energy Collective's Colorado Springs Community Solar Farm
 November 27, 2012   CEC News Xcel Solar*Rewards Community Update (Nov. 2012)
An update of CEC's Xcel Solar*Rewards Community program.
 November 27, 2012   CEC News Colo. Springs Community Solar Update (Nov. 2012)
Colo. Springs Community Solar Update (Nov. 2012)
 November 27, 2012   CEC News Colorado Springs Community Solar Happy Hour (12/4)
Join us at Front Range BBQ for refreshments & to learn more about saving money with community solar!
 November 20, 2012   CEC News Photos: Colorado Springs Community Solar Farm
See photos of CEC's Colorado Springs Community Solar Farm
 November 15, 2012   CEC News Taos Community Solar Open House and Presentation
Come see the first community solar array in New Mexico!
 November 15, 2012   Taos News My Turn: Community solar, part of the solution
Community solar advocate Mary Emery explains why community solar works.
 November 09, 2012   Aspen Business Journal Local company leads in community solar
Clean Energy Collective's pioneering work in community solar is profiled.
 October 18, 2012   CEC News Xcel Solar*Rewards Community Update (Oct. 2012)
An update of CEC's Xcel Solar*Rewards Community program.
 October 18, 2012   CEC News Colo. Springs Community Solar Update (Oct. 2012)
Update on CEC's community solar project in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
 October 17, 2012   CEC News WH Solar Community Update (Oct. 2012)
Update on CEC's project with Wright-Hennepin Electric in Rockford, Minnesota
 October 17, 2012   CEC News SMPA Community Solar Update (Oct. 2012)
Update on CEC's community solar project with San Miguel Power Association
 October 15, 2012   Examiner.com Exciting new "community" solar array
Wright-Hennepin Solar Community makes solar available to more people than ever before.
 October 11, 2012   CEC News Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Providers
Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Providers Join Forces to reach the underserved.
 October 09, 2012   IndyBay.org The Horizontal, Collectivist Kilowatt
A look at co-operative approaches to broadening the renewable energy market.
 October 09, 2012   Smart Planet Cooperative solar: harnessing people power to fund
Overview of community solar
 October 09, 2012   Craig Daily Press Craig Mayor signs solar garden letter of intent
State mandate requires certain percentage of utilities come from renewables
 October 04, 2012   CEC News First Community Solar Facility Coming to Aurora Co
Clean Energy Collective building community-shared solar array near DIA
 October 02, 2012   PVTech Burrito theory gives community solar extra salsa
Discusses the Colorado Community Solar Garden Act 2010 and CEC's role in implementing it.
 October 01, 2012   Renewable Energy World Gardens That Grow Gigawatts
Is it possible to develop large solar projects with households as backers?
 September 30, 2012   Common Interests Magazine by the Community Association Institute The Sun is Going Down on the Fight Over Solar
The community-owned solar garden dissolves conflicts between community association regulations...
 September 25, 2012   PV Tech LA Times’ attack on solar gives off more heat
CEC's Paul Spencer is interviewed about an LA Times article that asserts solar is not cost-effective
 September 25, 2012   Lowry News Lowry Welcomes Solar Garden
Lowry was selected to host an Xcel Solar Garden project.
 September 25, 2012   Cololrado Springs Gazette Church, schools get in on community solar project
Community solar projects in Colorado Springs.
 September 24, 2012   Clean Energy Authority CEC wins majority of Xcel's Community Solar
Colorado’s leading the nation in terms of community solar garden developments.
 September 24, 2012   Renewable Energy World Solar for All: Xcel Energy Teams with REC and CEC
Xcel Energy has launched an initiative called Solar*Rewards Community in Colorado...
 September 21, 2012   Electric Co-op Today N.M. Co-op Dedicates Solar Projects
Taos Charter School's community solar array is the first in New Mexico
 September 20, 2012   Durango Herald Expanding LPEA solar power not an easy task
Jim Hartman, vice president for strategic development at the Clean Energy Collective, talks to LPEA.
 September 19, 2012   USA Today Communities collaborate on solar projects
USA Today article discusses community solar in Colorado, Minnesota, New Mexico and nationwide.
 September 18, 2012   St. Cloud Times Electric group plans community solar project
Effort is 1st of its type in Minnesota.
 September 17, 2012   Sun is the Future Video: More Sunshine for Everyone
An interview with CEC founder Paul Spencer at the Solar Power International conference in Orlando.
 September 14, 2012   Proud Green Home Video: CEC founder Paul Spencer interviewed
Paul Spencer is interviewed at the Solar Power International conference this week in Orlando.
 September 12, 2012   InnovatioNews Interview with CEC President Paul Spencer
Paul Spencer is the founder and president of Clean Energy Collective, a Carbondale organization...
 September 07, 2012   Institute for Local Self-Reliance Minnesota’s First Community Solar Project
Last month, Wright-Hennepin announced Minnesota’s first community solar project.
 September 06, 2012   Summit Daily News Ask Eartha: Doubling solar in Summit County
Dear Eartha, What comes next for our solar gardens?
 September 06, 2012   Taos News Co-op fetes Taos' first community solar array
KCEC officials hosted a dedication ceremony for two recently completed solar arrays.
 September 06, 2012   CEC News Clean Energy Collective Founder Speaks at SPI
CEC President Paul Spencer will participate on a panel on community solar at national conference.
 September 05, 2012   Clean Energy Authority Put away the white shoes and keep going solar
Week in review: Put away the white shoes and keep going solar
 September 04, 2012   GetSolar.com Community Gardens Transform Colorado's Solar
To help make solar power available to a wider demographic, the Centennial State has pioneered a comm
 September 04, 2012   Aspen Public Radio Carbondale-based solar energy company growing
There’s a set of blue solar panels just outside El Jebel. They capture the sun just like most other.
 September 04, 2012   Clean Technica Telluride Community Keen on Buying Solar Panels
Customer interest in reserving solar PV panels in a SMPA community-owned solar is high.
 September 04, 2012   CEC News SMPA Community Solar Offering Sunny Solution
The SMPA Community Solar project is getting great response.
 September 03, 2012   Clean Energy Authority Fort Collins gets a new garden, a solar garden
Solar gardens are cropping up all over the place, like in Fort Collins, Colorado...
 August 31, 2012   Powering the West PVREA dedicates community solar site
Poudre Valley REA (Fort Collins, Colo.), held a dedication ceremony for the first community solar...
 August 31, 2012   Colorado Business Magazine Colorado Companies to Watch: CEC Interview
An interview with Paul Spencer of CEC, winner of 2012 Colorado Companies to Watch
 August 30, 2012   CEC News First New Mexico Community Solar Array Dedicated
CEC, KCEC and Taos Charter School held a dedication ceremony for the Foothills Community Solar Array
 August 29, 2012   Ft. Collins Coloradoan Poudre Valley REA unveils community solar farm
Panels purchased by consumers with credits applied to bills
 August 29, 2012   Greeley Tribune Enthusiasts buy out solar panels
Enthusiasts buy out solar panels before Poudre Valley REA’s project even broke ground
 August 29, 2012   Denver Post Solar gardens to bloom on Colorado rooftops
Where do you plant a solar garden? In Colorado they’ll be found everywhere!
 August 29, 2012   Denver Business Journal Xcel 'solar gardens' to be planted statewide
Xcel Energy Inc.’s 10 new “solar gardens” will be scattered across Colorado.
 August 29, 2012   Colorado Energy News Community Solar Garden Dedicated in Ft. Collins
The Poudre Valley REA Community Solar Farm is the first community solar farm in Northern Colorado.
 August 29, 2012   Loveland Reporter-Herald REA dedicates Northern Colorado's first solar farm
Over its lifetime, the solar farm will prevent carbon dioxide equivalent to 17 million car miles fro
 August 29, 2012   Innovation News Northern Colorado’s first solar garden dedicated
Under a bright summer sun, it was a perfect day Tuesday for the dedication of the first solar garden
 August 28, 2012   CEC News Photos: PVREA Community Solar Farm Dedication
CEC and PVREA held a dedication ceremony for the Poudre Valley REA Community Solar Farm
 August 28, 2012   CEC News First New Mexico Community Solar Array Dedication
CEC, KCEC and Taos Charter School will dedicate the first community solar array in New Mexico.
 August 21, 2012   Innovation News Clean Energy Collective awarded six Xcel solar
– Clean Energy Collective (CEC) has been awarded six community-owned solar gardens as part of Xcel E
 August 19, 2012   Aspen Times Midvalley solar company scores major Xcel contract
Company will build and maintain solar gardens across state
 August 18, 2012   Summit Daily News Two community solar gardens OK'd for Breckenridge
Two community solar gardens in Breckenridge were admitted into a competitive Xcel Energy program
 August 17, 2012   Boulder Daily Camera Xcel flooded with solar garden applications
At least one project to be built in Boulder
 August 17, 2012   CEC News Clean Energy Collective Wins 6 Xcel Solar Gardens
2.5 MW of Community Solar Awarded to CEC for Systems in Denver, Boulder, Jefferson & Summit Counties
 August 15, 2012   Telluride Daily Planet Mountain Village Council to hear proposals
Clean Energy Collective will also present the council with information about community solar
 August 15, 2012   Colorado Springs Gazette More solar gardens sprouting up
Clean Energy Collective is working on community-owned solar gardens in Colo. Springs $ Xcel Energy
 August 15, 2012   Solar Daily Wright-Hennepin Launches Minnesota Solar Community
Wright-Hennepin Launches Minnesota's First Solar Community Project
 August 13, 2012   CEC News Poudre Valley REA Community Solar Farm Dedication
The dedication of Northern Colorado's first community-owned solar garden will be on August 28, 2012.
 August 10, 2012   InnovationNews Martifer Solar USA & CEC lead the way
Martifer Solar USA & Clean Energy Collective leading the way for community-owned solar gardens
 August 10, 2012   KREX TV Revolutionizing the Way We Get Solar Power
Clean Energy Collective's David Wiedinmyer is interviewed at the CEC community solar farm in Rifle.
 August 08, 2012   Norwood Post Solar flair: SMPA breaks ground on Paradox project
San Miguel Power Association (SMPA) breaks ground on a 7-acre solar project
 August 08, 2012   CEC News First New Mexico Community Solar Array Completed
Watch a time lapse video of the construction of the Foothills Solar Array at Taos Charter School
 August 07, 2012   Fierce Energy Net metering legislation, project success driving
Net metering legislation, project success driving community solar gardens
 August 05, 2012   Grand Junction Sentinel Huge solar garden soon to be shining in Paradox
The sunny Paradox Valley is to be home this year to what backers call the largest community-owned so
 August 04, 2012   CEC News Minnesota's First Solar Community Project Launched
Wright-Hennepin Solar Community and Clean Energy Collective Partner
 August 02, 2012   CEC News SMPA and CEC Break Ground on Community Solar Farm
View photos of the groundbreaking ceremony for the SMPA Community Solar Farm in Paradox Valley.
 July 31, 2012   Telluride Daily Planet SMPA breaks ground on solar farm
Paradox Valley project to provide power for 180 homes
 July 30, 2012   CEC News New Mexico Solar Garden Nears Completion
First New Mexico Community-Owned Solar Garden Nears Completion. Includes photos and video.
 July 26, 2012   Taos News Kit Carson community solar garden blooms
New Mexico's first community solar garden is almost finished.
 July 26, 2012   Rocky Mountain Institute PHOTOS: Rocky Mountain Institute Solar Garden Tour
RMI Tours CEC's Mid Valley Solar Array, the first community-owned solar garden in the US
 July 25, 2012   Norwood Post Sun spot in Paradox: SMPA breaks ground
SMPA breaks ground on solar farm
 July 23, 2012   Entrepreneur How Green Power Can Benefit Small Retailers
How Clark's Market, a grocery chain based in Colo., connected with the Clean Energy Collective
 July 18, 2012   CEC News New Site Chosen for Colorado Springs Solar Farm
Clean Energy Collective to provide 1 MW of local clean energy production.
 July 15, 2012   Colorado Energy News SMPA Community Solar Groundbreaking - July 31
SMPA and CEC will hold a groundbreaking ceremony on site July 31, 2012 at 9:30 a.m.
 July 15, 2012   Denver Post Solar gardens nourished by Xcel incentives bloom
Solar gardens are poised to sprout across Colorado
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 July 15, 2012   Solar gardens nourished by Xcel incentives set to bloom in Colorado Solar gardens nourished by Xcel incentives
Solar gardens are poised to sprout across Colorado — from Fort Collins to Leadville
 July 13, 2012    Transforming the U.S. Electricity System with HOAs
HOA's embrace community solar for their members
 July 09, 2012   Summit Daily Summit County locals lining up for community solar
Xcel to consider Summit's solar proposal this month
 July 09, 2012   Clean Energy Authority Summit County readies to compete for solar gardens
Breckenridge and Summit County, Col., are laying plans for two new community solar gardens with Clea
 July 04, 2012   CEC News New Mexico Community-Owned Solar Garden Blooms
Photos and Videos of Community Solar Array Construction at Taos Charter School.
 July 01, 2012   5280 Magazine Energy Buzz: Harnessing solar energy in new ways
CEC is turning unusable swaths of that land into alternative power sources.
 June 28, 2012   Summit Daily News Solar gardens on the way in Summit County
Xcel Energy's Community Solar Garden program will (finally) open at the end of July
 June 25, 2012    WMNF Radio Interview with Paul Spencer of CEC
WMRF Radio Interview with Paul Spencer of CEC
 June 21, 2012   Solar Industry Magazine REC Solar and CEC Make Community Solar Available
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) and REC Solar Inc. say they have formed a new partnership...
 June 21, 2012    Community Owned Solar Garden
Getting energy from the sun is a great idea. However, installing solar panels house-by-house is slow
 June 15, 2012   CEC / REC Joint Press Release Clean Energy Collective and REC Solar Partner
REC integrates CEC’s community solar solutions to serve residential, commercial
 June 15, 2012   Power Engineering New Mexico launches community solar gardens
The first phase is being constructed at the Taos Charter School in Taos, NM.
 June 15, 2012   AltEnergyMag.com CEC & REC Solar Bring Community Solar Nationwide
CEC announced today a new partnership with REC Solar, Inc.
 June 13, 2012   Electric Coop Today N.M. Co-op Reaches Solar Milestone
An electric coop in NM has reached a milestone in establishing the first community solar gardens
 June 13, 2012   Green Chip Stocks How to Own Part of a Clean Energy Power Plant
A new renewable energy system could be coming to your neighborhood & this time you’ll actually own
 June 08, 2012   Distributed Energy News New Mexico's First Community Solar Gardens
The projects will allow utility customers to purchase solar panels located at Taos Charter School
 June 08, 2012   Green Growth Investments Community Solar Gardens, A First for New Mexico
KCEC and CEC have partnered to launch NM's first community solar garden
 June 07, 2012   World Renewable Energy Forum Report Community Solar: A Smart Approach to Renewables
A report from the World Renewable Energy Forum on Community Solar
 June 04, 2012   CEC / KCEC Joint Press Release New Mexico's First Community Solar Project
New Mexico's First Community-Owned Solar Launched
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 May 31, 2012   KDNK Radio Valley Entrepreneurs Developing Community Solar
A Roaring Fork valley entrepreneur is pioneering a new idea to encourage people to commit to renewab
 May 29, 2012   Clean Energy Authority Martifer Solar project pipeline grows 66%
Who says the solar industry is slowing down? Not Martifer Solar USA.
 May 28, 2012   Credit Union Journal Sooper Intro's Loan To Help Buy Into Solar Garden
While many credit unions offer loans on roof-top solar, Sooper CU is first to offer community solar
 May 27, 2012   Aspen Times Flower power in Carbondale
Dandelion Day included a tour of the CEC solar garden in El Jebel
 May 24, 2012   Glenwood Springs Post Independent Glenwood Springs Approves Community Solar
Gave final approval to a code amendment allowing homeowners to use community solar.
 May 21, 2012   Glenwood Post Independent CEC launches community solar garden financing
Clean Energy Collective launches community solar garden financing program
 May 15, 2012   Solar Today Magazine Community Solar Offers Creative Business Model
A Discussion from Solar Today Magazine About Community Solar Gardens Offer Creative Business Model
 May 15, 2012   US Department of Energy Guide to Community Solar Released by DOE
Clean Energy Collective contributed to this guide released by the DOE.
 May 14, 2012   CEC News Bulletin CEC Upcoming Events Calendar
CEC Upcoming Events Calendar
 May 09, 2012   CEC News Bulletin MVSA Solar Garden Tour on Friday
MVSA Solar Garden Tour: The Nation's First Community-Owned Solar Farm
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 May 07, 2012   High Country Conservation Center Summit County Community-Owned Solar Gardens
Summit County Community-Owned Solar Gardens
 May 07, 2012   Town of Dillon News Dillon Newsletter: Community-Owned Solar Gardens
Town of Dillon Newsletter: Community-Owned Solar Gardens for Xcel Customers
 May 07, 2012   AgJournal.com Experts talk options for going solar
Experts talk options for going solar; community solar and other issues discussed
 May 07, 2012   Lowry News Community Solar Gardens for Xcel Energy Customers
Community Solar Gardens for Xcel Energy Customers
 May 06, 2012   High Country Conservation Center Summit County Solar Gardens
Summit County Solar Gardens
 May 01, 2012   CREA: Colorado Rural Electric Association Poudre Valley REA Plans for New Solar Garden
Poudre Valley REA Plans for New Solar Garden
 April 30, 2012   Glenwood Post Independent CEC receives 2012 Photovoltaic Award
Clean Energy Collective receives 2012 Photovoltaic Project of Distinction Award
 April 20, 2012   Credit Union Times Sooper Credit Union Turns to the Sun
Sooper Credit Union and the Clean Energy Collective have teamed up to help local consumers tap into
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 April 18, 2012   Solar Daily CEC Launches Community Solar Garden Financing
CEC Launches Community Solar Garden Financing Program
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 April 18, 2012   CEC News Bulletin CEC Named a Colorado Companies to Watch Winner
CEC Has Been Named a Colorado Companies to Watch Winner by the Colorado Office of Economic Dev.
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 April 18, 2012   Aspen Times CEC hosts solar celebration on April 18
CEC hosts solar celebration on April 18. Learn about community solar
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 April 17, 2012   CEC / Sooper Credit Union Joint Press Release CEC Launches Community Solar Garden Financing
CEC Launches Community Solar Garden Financing Program
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 April 16, 2012   Fort Morgan Times Energy Expo Set in Fort Morgan and Holyoke
Energy Expo Set in Fort Morgan and Holyoke
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 April 12, 2012   Rifle Citizen Telegram Rifle could be among nation's most solar
Rifle could be among nation's most solar-charged cities
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 April 12, 2012   CEC News Bulletin CEC Hosts Earth Day Celebration on April 18
Clean Energy Collective will be hosting an Earth Day Celebration with information on community solar
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 March 31, 2012   CEC News Bulletin PVREA Member Wins First Community Solar Panel
PVREA Member Wins First Solar Panel in Poudre Valley REA Community Solar Farm
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 March 21, 2012   CEC Press Release CEC Receives Industry Award for Solar Project
Clean Energy Collective Receives Industry Award for Major Achievement and Excellence in U.S.
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 March 21, 2012   Ecoseed Information Network CEC Receives Industry Award: Ecoseed.org
Solar Industry Announces Awards for Major Achievements and Excellence at PV America West
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 March 21, 2012   SEIA/SEPA Joint Press Release Solar Industry Announces Awards - CEC Recognized
Solar Industry Announces Awards for Major Achievements and Excellence at PV America West
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 March 16, 2012   CEC Press Release CEC Community Meeting in Eagle - March 21
CEC Hosts Community Solar Neighborhood Meeting in Eagle
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 March 14, 2012   CEC Press Release CEC Open House - Thursday, March 15
Learn about community solar and the new Solar Saver and Community Partner Programs
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 March 12, 2012   CEC Press Release CEC Hosts Solar Farm Tour and Open House
CEC Hosts Solar Farm Tour and Open House
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 March 07, 2012   Colorado Energy News Colorado Energy News - Community Solar Gardens
Community Solar Gardens - Bright Spot in a Tough Year for Solar
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 March 07, 2012   Northern Colorado Business Report Poudre Valley REA to Build Solar Garden
Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association to build solar garden
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 March 07, 2012   Coloradoan Solar Garden Planned at PVREA in Windsor
Solar garden planned at Poudre Valley REA site in Windsor
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 March 06, 2012   CEC/PVREA Joint Press Release CEC Solar Garden Planned For Poudre Valley REA
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 March 06, 2012   Telluride Daily Planet SMPA Solar Open House on March 9
Learn about the new CEC/SMPA community solar array.
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 February 24, 2012   American Solar Energy Society Community-Owned Solar Gardens a Win-Win
Sweet spot in clean energy adoption proving a win for customers, utilities and communities.
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 January 25, 2012   Jan. 2012 Clean Energy Economy News Clean Energy now available for Xcel Customers
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 January 23, 2012   Aspen Daily News CEC Expands
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 January 17, 2012   Climate Change Business Journal CEC Awarded Project Merit Award from the CCBJ
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 January 17, 2012   Renewable Energy World Vote for the CEC!
 January 12, 2012   Aspen Times What is Aspen's Energy Future?
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 December 20, 2011   Telluride Daily Planet Community solar farm coming to region
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 December 20, 2011   The Gazette Solar garden gives new life to old landfill
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 December 15, 2011   KRDO News Channel 13 Local Landfill To Become Solar Garden
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 November 29, 2011   The Aspen Times CEC earns contracts for two new solar gardens
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 November 24, 2011   The Aspen Daily News Thanksgiving a time for community outreach
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 November 23, 2011   Sopris Sun DOE recognizes CEC for solar projects
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 November 22, 2011   Progressive Grocer Clark's Market Taps Locally Produced Clean Energy
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 November 18, 2011   Green Bang Energy Secretary Steven Chu talks about CEC
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 November 16, 2011   Colorado Springs Independent CEC receives Green Power Leadership Award from DOE
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 November 16, 2011   Utility Products Magazine CEC is one of nation's top green power programs
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 November 12, 2011   The Gazette CSU for community solar gardens
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 November 11, 2011   The Gazette CEC approved by Colorado Springs Utilities
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 November 11, 2011   Colorado Springs Independent New player in solar gardens
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 October 28, 2011   Summit Daily News Finding space for solar gardens
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 October 10, 2011   The Aspen Times Glenwood Community Solar
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 September 08, 2011   The Aspen Business Journal CEC to develop one-megawatt solar facility
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 September 07, 2011   Telluride Daily Planet Regional solar project in the works
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 September 07, 2011   The Aspen Times Aspen electricity rate increases
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 August 22, 2011   Solar Daily Approval for Third Community-Owned Solar Garden
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 August 10, 2011   Summit Daily News