January 2005 - Deseret Power, a Utah-based generation and transmission cooperative, announced that it is providing a green power option to customers of the six member distribution cooperatives that it serves. The product is supplied through renewable energy certificates obtained from projects located in the Western States and is priced at $1.95 per 100 kilowatt-hour (kWh) block, or a rate premium of 1.95¢/kWh. Deseret Power serves 47,000 customers in Utah, Nevada, Wyoming, Colorado and Arizona.
News Release - Electric Cooperatives to Offer Green Power
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Deseret Power Contact: Keith Hill, (801) 619-6500