What is Energy Vision 2020?
Energy Vision 2020 is Rocky Mountain Power’s plan to add more wind power and transmission in Wyoming, as well as make the state’s existing wind turbines more efficient. The $3.5 billion investment plan includes:
How will Energy Vision 2020 impact Wyoming?
As a result of the investments of Energy Vision 2020, Wyoming will benefit from additional jobs, more revenue, additional transmission infrastructure, enhanced electricity service, and economic diversity. In addition:
Coal and gas remain important industries in Wyoming. These investments can provide the benefits of diversifying the economy while supplementing existing jobs and industry.
Cost-effective energy will be delivered to Wyoming and other PacifiCorp customers, and can be delivered while saving our customers over the life of the investment.
This is a significant benefit for our customers and saves money. We wouldn’t go forward with this if we didn’t see benefit for our customers.