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More than two dozen provided glimpse into Kansas energy future

2 years ago | Nov 05, 2015

Link: (http://m.cjonline.com/news/2015-11-04/more-two-dozen-provided-glimpse-kansas-energy-future#gsc.tab=0) 

"It’s not going to be an easy fix — we’re going to have to work to get there,” Barnett said.

However,...

Sloan: Clean Power Plan leaves gaps for states and utilities to fill

2 years ago | Aug 17, 2015
"Instead of raising mandatory fees, we encourage Westar to charge customers for the energy they use," said Dorothy Barnett, director of the Climate and Energy Project, a statewide environmental group based in Hutchinson. "This is the best...

Westar Drops Solar Issue from Westar Rate Case

2 years ago | Aug 10, 2015
"Increasing mandatory fixed fees — even at a reduced amount — takes away control over energy costs and options for Kansans and forces costs disproportionately on people who use the least energy,” Barnett said.

Westar settlement good news, but not good enough

2 years ago | Aug 10, 2015
By: Dorothy Barnett, Executive Director
proposed settlement agreement between Westar Energy and the Citizens’ Utility Ratepayers Board (CURB) is a welcome step in the right direction, and Westar and CURB should be applauded for limiting impacts to consumers.
Under the...

Westar Update! Settlement Agreement Proposed

2 years ago | Aug 07, 2015
By: Dorothy Barnett, Executive Director

 Late yesterday an agreement was reached between Westar Energy, Citizens’ Utility Ratepayers Board (CURB), Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) staff and industrial customers on Westar’s request to raise rates. The KCC Commissioners...