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Enduring the unexpected

Colorado Gives Day is approaching on December 7. As we count down toward the holidays offering thanks for a successful year, let’s also remember those enduring the unexpected, and generously support individuals and nonprofits that make Colorado the envy of the West.

New law raises the roof on solar

SB21-261 removes the former limit on total capacity of roof-top solar. The limit, now gone, was 120% of the power consumed by occupants of that building. More important, the bill authorized a new concept called virtual net-metering to customers of Xcel Energy and Black Hills Energy. This will allow a company to do business in one location and own solar panels elsewhere.