Secured Additional Funding for Energy Efficiency Programs in Nevada—Reducing Carbon Pollution
Thanks to the work of WRA and partner groups, the Nevada Public Utilities Commission approved increased funding for energy efficiency programs in Nevada. Energy efficiency is a front-line strategy to reduce carbon pollution to protect our health and environment. For Sierra Pacific Power Company, operating in northern Nevada, the Commission approved a new three-year plan with increased budgets for energy efficiency. For the larger Nevada Power Company, operating in southern Nevada, the Commission approved improvements in energy efficiency programs and an increased budget for programs in 2017.