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Colorado solar companies delay work, warn of catastrophe from U.S. Commerce import probe

Colorado solar projects big and small are getting delayed into 2023, threatening jobs and clean energy progress, after federal officials agreed to probe a California company’s complaint that Asian companies avoid tariffs and dump cheap solar panels in the U.S., industry leaders said. The supply of solar panels for home or utility-scale projects has dried […]

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Xcel Energy is slowing the growth of community solar gardens, consumer advocates say

Community solar builders and consumer advocates who want solar gardens extended to more low-income customers say Xcel Energy has reneged on a plan to award 75 megawatts of new garden construction, and they want state regulators to step in.  Xcel responds that the bids from community solar builders came in far higher than expected, and […]