A new state law requires utilities to propose alternatives to help customers avoid large demand charges that can come with installing electric vehicle fast-chargers.
Campaign finance records show an uptick in activity as lawmakers challenged a critic of the utility industry’s agenda.
Solar advocates say Evergy’s proposed substitute is as discriminatory as one thrown out by the state’s high court.
Climate advocates in the Colorado city, eager to accelerate the push for clean energy, are divided over whether to cut a deal or continue a complex process to form their own utility.
Mindful of PG&E’s struggles in California, Xcel Energy and electrical cooperatives are stepping up efforts to minimize the risk of causing wildfires.