Saving Energy in a New Way

Next week the Colorado Public Utilities (PUC) Commissioners will conduct a proceeding to determine Xcel Energy’s Demand Side Management (DSM) Strategic Initiatives plan for the years 2015 through 2020.  This DSM plan includes efficiency programs that give customers incentives for investing in efficient light bulbs, efficient appliances, and other energy Continue reading

Climate Action: WRA Comments on Carbon Emission Limits for Existing Power Plants

coal plant in central UT

Earlier this week, Western Resource Advocates Senior Energy/Water Analyst Stacy Tellinghuisen participated in one of 11 Environmental Protection Agency listening sessions on potential greenhouse gas emissions limits for existing power plants. Power plants in the U.S. are one of the leading sources of greenhouse gas emissions, such as carbon dioxide, Continue reading