Delivering on our Sustainability Goals

January 25, 2021

The word sustainability can take on different meanings depending upon the context, but here at Union Power, sustainability means delivering reliable, affordable, low-carbon electricity over an electric grid that is increasingly efficient, resilient, secure, and capable of supporting the needs of our members and communities.

For decades, your needs have centered on reliable power delivered at the lowest possible cost. While those priorities still exist today, we also know our members’ expectations related to clean energy are growing.

Our goal is to achieve all three—reliability, affordability, and sustainability—in a balanced approach that makes the most of the tremendous value electricity has to offer and ensures a brighter future for those we serve.

Our Brighter Future vision centers on two voluntary sustainability goals: a 50% reduction in carbon emissions from 2005 levels by 2030 and net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. We’re pursuing these goals in several ways, including:

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