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.
The project means Norfolk, Nebraska, will hit a limit on how much renewable power it can generate under a contract with Nebraska Public Power District.
Louis Lester is applying his knowledge of utility rates and fees to help nonprofits lower their energy bills.
A customer that planned to sell surplus hydrogen to the Nebraska Public Power District finds another buyer instead.