City requests proposal from Xcel to sell power to planned municipal utility

City of Boulder – The City of Boulder today sent Xcel Energy a Request for Proposal (RFP), asking the company if it would sell power to a city electric utility for a limited time. The move is intended to ensure a smooth transition and continued reliability of service while the city gradually transitions its supply to a larger percentage of cleaner sources of energy, like wind and solar, along with more localized energy options.  Read more