The experience in Iowa and Missouri shows how drafting an energy plan can help shape a state’s energy direction, even if policymakers don’t always follow it.
Money poured into candidate funds at a record pace from environmental groups, industrial customers and others seeking to help steer the utility’s policies.
The Nebraska utility is moving quickly on two new natural gas plants while plans for solar generation lag behind.
NextEra Energy is securing land for a solar-plus-storage project near Kansas City that would be one of the largest of its kind in the country.
Louis Lester is applying his knowledge of utility rates and fees to help nonprofits lower their energy bills.