Emily Haggstrom, Consumer Energy Alliance Vice President of Communications & Content shares her concerns for increased electricity costs for Pueblo, Colorado residents.
“It likely will cost hundreds of millions of dollars ― presumably from Pueblo taxpayers ― to purchase, operate and maintain a grid of this size. And with the economic uncertainty from COVID-19, an investment this large without a sense of a return isn’t a bet worth making. Especially when it could lead to fewer municipal programs, higher taxes for those who can afford it least and families spending more of their income on energy.”
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