CEP in the News

Legislators hear KCC report on Kansas’ high utility rates

6 months ago | Jan 17, 2019
Dorothy Barnett, executive director of the Climate and Energy Project, said it is helpful to look at how Kansas got to where it currently is with regard to rates, but the real question is going to be how the Legislature and KCC make a...

Clean energy platforms win at the state level as 7 governor seats shift blue

8 months ago | Nov 13, 2018
"Wind has been a tremendous boon to the state, Dorothy Barnett, executive director of the Climate and Energy Project in Kansas, told Utility Dive, though broader customer choice on energy resources is lacking."
 

New Westar Energy rates will benefit average customer but not solar power users

10 months ago | Sep 28, 2018
 
The Sierra Club, Vote Solar and the Climate and Energy Project continued to fight the settlement after other consumer interests signed on, arguing that it discriminates against home solar users.
 

In Kansas, demand charges could take a bite out of solar customers’ savings

10 months ago | Sep 28, 2018
 
 "Kansas should be open for business to solar companies, not making it harder for local business owners to work in Kansas,” said Dorothy Barnett, executive director of the Climate + Energy Project, a clean energy advocacy...