Comments of the NW Energy Coalition on the Sixth Power Plan Mid-Term Assessment – Situation Scan
The NW Energy Coalition appreciates the opportunity to provide comments on the draft Situation Scan related to the Mid-Term Assessment of the Sixth Power and Conservation Plan. We appreciate all of the hard work that staff and Council members put into providing the region with an updated look at the assumptions, information and analysis of the Sixth Plan.
In particular, the findings regarding regional conservation are tremendous – demonstrating that the region, despite continuing economic challenges, is aggressively acquiring cost-effective energy efficiency that lowers bills, maintains and grows employment, and reduces carbon dioxide and other environmental pollutants.
In all, the Situation Scan demonstrates the relative accuracy of the Sixth Plan analysis and its findings speak volumes regarding the depth and breath of the Council’s analytical and planning capabilities…