Save water by enrolling in our water conservation plans

Why water?

Electricity made from conventional sources, especially nuclear and coal, requires a lot of water. Plus, it takes quite a bit of energy to collect, treat and distribute clean water. We call this the “energy-water nexus.”


Electricity made from wind energy, on the other hand, doesn’t use any water to produce.


We recognize that there’s a bigger picture when it comes to protecting the environment. Water, transportation and waste all contribute to your carbon footprint in addition to energy. Because of the water-energy nexus, water seemed like the obvious choice once we start looking at other ways to help our customers live more sustainably.

Learn more about water conservation from the EPA’s WaterSense program or Simply Conserve®. Also, read this blog post for additional information.