Rocky Mountain Power's Blue Sky Program and University of Wyoming Team Up to Offer Sept. 28 Wind and Solar Projects Tour

August 20, 2013

LARAMIE, Wyo — Want to explore a Wyoming wind farm, visit a solar project and learn more about these renewable energy technologies? Sign up for Rocky Mountain Power’s 2013 Blue Sky renewable energy project tour taking place Saturday, Sept. 28, in partnership with the University of Wyoming’s Haub School of Environment and Natural Resources.

The guided tour will include visits to Rocky Mountain Power’s High Plains wind energy facility and a solar project at the university’s Bim Kendall House that was funded in part by Blue Sky customers.

The tour will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the University of Wyoming and will include presentations by experts about wind and solar technologies, and a bus trip to the wind farm. There will be opportunities for questions and photos. Lunch will also be provided. The tour concludes at the university at 4:30 p.m.

Rocky Mountain Power customers and their guests as well as University of Wyoming students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in the tour. Registration is open until Sept. 13 and space is limited. The cost is $35 for adults and $30 for children, with a $5 discount for Blue Sky customers and University of Wyoming students, faculty and staff.

Visit rockymountainpower.net/tour for more information and to sign up for the tour.

Rocky Mountain Power’s Blue Sky program provides an easy and convenient way for customers to support renewable energy development in the western United States, influence future renewable energy production and support the construction of new community-based renewable energy projects that increase public education and awareness of renewable technologies. For more information, visit rockymountainpower.net/bluesky.


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