Denver - Green Power Purchasing

February 12, 2004


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.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Local
Category: Regulatory Policy
State: Colorado
Incentive Type: Green Power Purchasing
Web Site:
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Wind (All)
  • Wind (Small)
Renewables % or Amount: Approximately 600,000 kwh annually


Name: Steve Foute
Organization: City/County of Denver
Address: 201 W. Colfax Avenue Dept 1009
Denver CO 80202
Phone: (720) 865-5360

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.