Louis Lester is applying his knowledge of utility rates and fees to help nonprofits lower their energy bills.
Sarpy County adopted size limits and a requirement for a “glare study” before solar projects can go forward.
As California officials consider a public takeover of PG&E, the concept has already shown results in other places.
New board members helped push the Omaha Public Power District to commit to net-zero emissions by 2050.
Five months after a new clean-energy majority took control of its board of directors, the staff of the Omaha’s public utility is moving forward with developing a climate action plan.