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Xcel Energy CEO: Wind energy saves customers billions while maintaining the grid’s reliability Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds highlights wind power during swearing-in May 24, 2017 ANAHEIM, Calif. — One of the nation’s leading utilities integrating wind energy onto its system reaffirmed on the second day of WINDPOWER 2017 that wind helps sustain grid reliability while saving its consumers money. Addressing over 7,000 attendees, Xcel Energy’s CEO Ben Fowke recommitted the utility’s investment in wind energy as a low-cost way to help keep the lights on for millions of its customers across eight states. "We're investing in wind because of the tremendous economic value it brings to our customers. Wind energy is saving our customers billions of dollars in fuel savings," said Fowke. "We're also delivering on the environmental front by deeply reducing carbon emissions while providing a cl...

Full article: http://www.awea.org/WINDPOWERMay242017

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