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From purchasing clean, renewable energy to generating electricity on-site, Fort Collins Utilities gives our customers options to be more sustainable.

Solar in Fort Collins

To generate on-site electricity, you must meet parallel generation requirements. The Home Efficiency Loan Program and solar rebates are available to help with the cost of photovoltaic (PV) systems.

Building Services will issue the required building permit.

Check out the list of solar contractors and resources.

In 2015, Fort Collins Utilities began partnering with Clean Energy Collective to offer community solar.

See how we're doing: installed solar PV capacity (PDF 87KB). Fort Collins is a partner in the Solar Friendly Communities project.

Keep up-to-date with our renewable energy bulletin (PDF 49KB).

SolSmart Gold Designation

In 2016, Fort Collins Utilities received the SolSmart Gold Designation for addressing barriers to solar energy and fostering the growth of mature solar markets.

SolSmart is a national recognition and technical assistance program designed to drive greater solar deployment and help more homes and businesses access solar energy.

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Fort Collins is a partner in the Solar Friendly Communities project. CLICK IMAGE

Tip #221

Replace high-bay, high-intensity discharge (HID) lighting with high-intensity fluorescent (HIF) fixtures.

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Fort Collins Utilities Non-Discrimination Statement

Fort Collins Utilities is an equal opportunity residential and commercial utility service provider. We do not discriminate in the terms, conditions or provision of services based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin.

Fort Collins Utilities es una empresa proveedora de servicios públicos residenciales y comerciales con igualdad de oportunidad. No discriminamos en los términos, las condiciones o la provisión de servicios en base a raza, color, religión, sexo, discapacidad, estatus familiar o nacionalidad de origen.