CEP in the News

Westar settlement good news, but not good enough

3 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

3 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...

Kansas legal action likely over obama power plant pollution plan

3 years ago | Aug 04, 2015
Echoing the White House, Dorothy Barnett, director of the Climate and Energy Project said that the plan is most ambitious action ever taken by the country to address climate change.
Kansas is a leader in renewable energy, Barnett said,...